Dr. Abby Vrable


Lloyd Dermatology Center (2021 to present)


Ohio State Medical Board


  • 2017- 2018
    Cutaneous Oncology Fellowship
    Boston University/ Boston Medical Center
    Boston, Massachusetts
  • Dermatology Residency Program
    Kansas City University GMEC Consortium/ Tri- County Dermatology Apex
    Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio
    Chief Resident
  • 2016- 2017
    OhioHealth O’Bleness Memorial Hospital
    Chief Intern
    Athens, Ohio
Medical School
  • 2012-2016
    Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
    Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Athens, Ohio
  • 2007-2011
    Bachelor of Arts- Magna Cum Laude
    Saint Mary’s College of Notre Dame
    Notre Dame, Indiana


  • Physician Lecturer- 2021 to present
    St. Elizabeth Boardman Health Center
    Boardman, Ohio
  • Consulting Staff – 2021 to present
    Mercy Health St. Elizabeth Health Center
    Youngstown, Ohio
  • Consulting Staff – 2021 to present
    Mercy Health St. Elizabeth Health Center
    Boardman, Ohio


  • American Academy of Dermatology
  • American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
  • Ohio Dermatological Association
  • American Osteopathic Association
  • Cleveland Dermatology Society


  • Best Resident Case Presentation- Ohio Dermatological Association Annual Meeting (2019)
  • Sister M. Roasleen Dunleavy Allied Medical Award for Outstanding Potential in a Medical Field


  • Effect of sub occipital release on pain perception and automatic reflex responses to ischemic and cold pain. Journal of Pain. Published online March 2020.

  • Malignant Melanoma of the Small Bowel Presenting with Intussusception in a Woman: A Case Report. Melanoma Management- Future Medicine. Published online and in print. May 2017.

  • Effect of Sub-occipital release and systemic acetylsalicylic acid administration on pain perception and autonomic reflex response to pain. Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology. Published April 2014.

  • Drosophila Muller F elements maintain a distinct set of properties over 40 million years of evolution. G3- Genes, Genomes and Genetics. Published online and in print. May 2015.


  • 2013 – 2015

    Tick Talk: Removal, Identification, and Management of Tick Bites in Dermatology. Presentation. Ohio Dermatological Association 36th Annual Meeting. Columbus, OH. October 4, 2020

  • Survival outcomes of Mucosal Melanoma in the United States. Future Oncology. 2019;15 (34):3977-3986.
  • Definition, Association with Malignancy, Biologic Behavior, and Treatment of Ectopic Extramammary Paget’s Disease. A Review of the Literature. Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology. 2019; 12(8):40-44
  • Malignant Melanoma arising within a Nevus Sebaceous with multiple associated adnexal neoplastic proliferations including trichoblastoma, syringocystadenoma papilliferum, and syringofibroadenoma in the Head of an Adult. 2020
  • Other Roles for Systemic Retinoids- Beyond Acne. A Review of the Literature. submitted to The Journal of Cutaneous Medicine. 2019.
  • Primary Interleukin- 13 is overexpressed in cutaneous T-cell lymphoma cells and regulates their proliferation. 2018. Institutional review board.
  • Interstitial calcium concentration modulates cholinergic- eccrine sweating. Poster. 37th Congress of IUPS. Birmingham, UK. 2016.
  • Circadian Rhythms of Bitter Taste. Independent Research and PowerPoint presentation. Saint Mary’s College. 2011.
  • Professionalization of Womanhood: women as doctors and nurses in the 19th century. Oral presentation given at the University of Notre Dame. 2011.
  • American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting independent submission. (February 2018) Diagnostic and Therapeutic Approach to Multiple Glomuvenous Malformations (San Diego, CA)
  • World Congress Cancer Conference. (May 2018) Clinical approach to metastatic melanoma with an unknown primary (Philadelphia, PA)


Our Office

Lloyd Dermatology Center

8060 Market Street
Youngstown, OH 44512

Phone: 330.758.9189Fax: 330.758.4487

Office Hours:

Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.