Alicia S. Drees
- 2018, Doctor of Medicine - St. George's University (Grenada, West Indies)
- 2021, Pediatrics Residency - University of South Florida
Alicia S. Drees, MD joined PHCA in August at our Suncoast Office. During her training with USF Pediatrics, she had the opportunity to care for children in various settings, including NICU, PICU, Medical-Surgery Unit, and in the Emergency Room. She is a native Floridian and speaks fluent English and Spanish.
Dr. Drees earned her Bachelor of Science in Physiology, graduating cum laude from Florida State University in 2013. She continued on to complete her Doctor of Medicine in 2018 from St. George’s University in Grenada, West Indies. She completed her Pediatric Residency in 2021 at the University of South Florida, training at both Tampa General and Johns Hopkins All Children’s.
Dr. Drees is board certified with the American Board of Pediatrics since 2021.
She has an avid interest in childhood obesity, asthma management, and newborn care.
“Pediatrics is a unique field of medicine where you are given the opportunity to make a difference in the life of not only your patients, but their families as well. Working with our children and their parents to help guide them through this process; while building lifelong relationships, is what makes pediatrics so rewarding.”
Outside of the office, she enjoys being a mom, spending time with her husband and daughter, collecting passports, trying new foods, and cheering on her Florida State Seminoles - Go Noles!
- American Academy of Pediatrics
- American Medical Association
- Hillsborough County Pediatric Association
- St. Joseph's Hospital