Chappell Rosso Dermatology PA

Dermatology Staff in Odessa, TX

At Laser and Aesthetic Center, we recognize that your choice of a dermatologist is driven both by the doctor's competency and personality. When searching for dermatological treatment, you need a dermatologist who is experienced, understanding and supportive. You get this caring attitude from all the staff at Laser and Aesthetic Center of the Permian Basin every day. Our staff works together as a team to be sure we are responsive to your needs and keep you informed about your health issues. We look forward to getting to know you.

Robert L. Chappell Jr. M.D.

Odessa, TX Dermatologist

Laser & Aesthetic Care

Robert L. Chappell Jr., M.D.


  • B.A. – Austin College 1967
  • M.S. – Stephen F Austin State University 1968
  • M.D. – Baylor College of Medicine 1974
  • Internal Medicine Resident – Baylor College of Medicine 1975
  • Dermatology Resident – Baylor College of Medicine 1975-1978
  • Chief Resident in Dermatology – Baylor College of Medicine 1977-1978
  • Board Certified in Dermatology – 1980

FAMILY:    Married to wife Barbara and they have 2 daughters, one is an OB-GYN, and 2 sons and 2 grandchildren.


  • Elder, Westminster Presbyterian Church
  • Co-Chaired Pillars Club for United Way
  • Board of Directors, Disciples Village
  • Board of Directors, Hospice of the Southwest
  • Development Board, American State Bank
  • Past Chairman, Medicine Department, Medical Center Hospital
  • Former Chief of Staff, Medical Center Hospital
  • Past President Ector County Medical Society
  • Odessa Country Club Board of Directors
  • Texas Tech School of Medicine – Assistant Clinical Professor Family Medicine, and Internal Medicine
  • Development Board, Medical Center Hospital


  • 2007 Medical Center Hospital Caring Hands Award
  • 2010 Community Statesman Award in the area of Medicine


  • Developed the first and only Psoriasis Treatment Center of the Permian Basin
  • Developed the first Laser & Aesthetic Center of the Permian Basin, now housed in Dr. Chappell’s office

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Ritchie O. Rosso M.D.

Odessa, TX Dermatologist

Laser & Aesthetic Care

Ritchie O. Rosso, M.D.

Dr. Rosso is originally from Virginia and received his M.D. with distinction from the University of Virginia.  He then completed a clinical research fellowship at the National Institute of Health, followed by an internship in Internal Medicine at St. Lukes-Roosevelt Hospital Center in New York City.  He completed his dermatology residency with a focus in dermatological surgery at the University of Miami in Miami, FL.  Dr. Rosso specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of skin cancer, including Mohs surgery. He also has a focus in cosmetic dermatology including laser resurfacing, fillers, and other specialized procedures.

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