Alicia Walker, FNP-BC is a board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner with more than 18 years of experience. A native of Richmond, she joined the Richmond Aesthetic Surgery and Dermlounge team in the summer of 2020. She assists Dr. Zemmel on all surgical cases and also performs injectable treatments for patients, such as BOTOX® Cosmetic and dermal fillers. Combining her technical expertise with her commitment to patients’ well-being, Alicia strives to çreate a warm and welcoming patient experience through high-quality care.
Alicia earned her RN diploma from the former Richmond Memorial School of Nursing, after which she continued to Virginia Commonwealth University to complete her Bachelor of Nursing. Alicia then received her Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Virginia School of Nursing. She began her career with the Cardiovascular Center of Hampton Roads in Newport News, VA, before returning to Richmond to hone her skills in orthopedics and spine treatments. Alicia practiced in these areas for over 15 years, completing advanced surgical training in joint replacement and sports medicine, as well as over five years in spine surgery.
When not helping patients at Dermlounge, Alicia enjoys spending time with her husband, Drew; daughters, Anna and Reese; son, Xander; and chocolate Australian Labradoodle, Archie. She also supports the organization Comfort Zone Camp, where she regularly volunteers. Alicia is passionate about leading a healthy lifestyle through fitness, nutrition, and self-care practices.