Ashley Allison, M.D. was born in Fairhope, AL. She received her Bachelor of Sciences degree in Bio-medical Sciences from the University of South Alabama. From there, she attended medical school at the University of Alabama Birmingham. During medical school, Dr. Allison was awarded the Lupton Post-sophomore Fellowship in pathology. She then completed residency in anatomic and clinical pathology at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston, TX, followed by one year of fellowship training in dermatopathology at University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, TX. She worked as a dermatopathologist in a large national laboratory for 3 years before joining The Dermatology Clinic, where she also serves as medical director of the laboratory.