Dr. Jessica Collins, MD

Dr. Jessica Collins, MD

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery  ·  
Dr. Jessica Collins, MD is a plastic & reconstructive surgery specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 4 years. She graduated from McGill University / Faculty of Medicine in 2007 and specializes in plastic & reconstructive surgery, facial plastic surgery, and more.

8901 Activity Rd

San Diego, CA 92126

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Excision of Skin Lesion
more than 2% of peers

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6  Specialties

  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Craniofacial Plastic Surgery
  • Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Pediatric Craniofacial Surgery
  • Pediatric Plastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

18  Conditions Treated

  • Acrocephalosyndactyly
  • Broken Nose
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Craniofacial Disorders
  • Cyst
  • Face Skin Lesions
  • Facial Birth Defect
  • Facial Fracture
  • Facial Trauma
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Lipomas
  • Pediatric Trauma
  • Protruding Ears
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Scars
  • Skin Cancer
  • Vascular Birthmarks
  • Wrinkles

36  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • McGill University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2003
  • McGill University / Faculty of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • McMaster University Medical Centre
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • McMaster University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • University of California At San Diego
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014
  • Adult Craniofacial and Aesthetic Clinical & Research Fellowship
    Other Education | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

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Dr. Collins' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Collins to family and friends
19 total reviews (14 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

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Dr. Collins' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

I feel extremely fortunate to have had Dr. Collins as my physician. I avoid doctors of any kind but needed 8 moles checked out and removed. Dr. Collins is very friendly and genuinely cared about me. It was a long process and she check on my comfort level many times. And when everything was finished...more
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I cannot say enough good things about Dr. Collins. From our very first meeting I knew I was in good hands. She repaired an ugly scar on my face/nose from a previous surgery. I could not be happier with the outcome. Everyone I meet comments on how good it looks and how fast it has healed. She is an...more
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Dr. Collins is wonderful. She is an excellent surgeon with a bedside manner to match. Dr. Collins explained everything in detail to both my family and myself. She makes you feel like you are the only patient she has that day. She turned a traumatic situation into a more than tolerable experience.
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My experience with Dr. Collins was fantastic! I had a cyst on my face in the middle of my left cheek and she took great care of me. I went with the surgery to have it removed and now you can barely see a scar at all. It was incredible how small of an incision she did for how big the cyst was. I...more
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My son split his lip very deeply while surfing. Dr. Collins was on call for the emergency room that night and we are so grateful that she could help us. As the split went down to the muscle, i was concerned that the scar may look like he had had a cleft palate. 3 weeks after his surgery and the...more
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