Los Angeles Dermatologists

By: Vivacare

Los Angeles dermatologists are leading skin care experts who specialize in skin disorders and cosmetic treatment. Find a leading dermatologist in the Los Angeles area. Most Los Angeles dermatologists listed here are board-certified by the American Board of Dermatology and have received their medical license from the Medical Board of California. They may also be approved members of the American Academy of Dermatology and the Pacific Dermatologic Association. Some may also belong to the California Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery.

Featured Los Angeles Dermatologists

Dr. Lisa Benest, M.D.

Dr. Lisa Benest, M.D., FAAD is a Los Angeles dermatologist who is a diplomat of the American Board of Dermatology and a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. Dr. Benest has been in private practice for over 10 years, specializing in general and cosmetic dermatology, as well as skin cancer surgery. Burbank, California 91506.

Dr. Melissa Camouse, D.O.

Dr. Melissa Camouse, D.O. is a board-certified Torrance dermatologist dermatologist who provides comprehensive care of skin, hair and nails to patients of all ages at Clear Dermatology. Dr. Camouse received her dermatologic training from Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) in Cleveland, Ohio. In addition to her residency training, she also completed a research fellowship in cutaneous photobiology at Case Western. There, she focused on the effects of ultraviolet radiation on human skin. She published numerous articles on this subject and researched topical antioxidant serums and sunscreens in conjunction with Neutrogena, Estée Lauder, Clinique, and Origins. Torrance, California 9o503.

Dr. Michael Guttierez, M.D.

Dr. Michael Guttierez, M.D. is a board-certified Torrance dermatologist who specializes primarily in medical and general dermatology. He sees patients at Clear Dermatology. Dr. Gutierrez completed his Dermatology Residency training at Harvard Medical School and refined his dermatology expertise at Massachusetts General Hospital, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and Boston Children’s Hospital.  Torrance, California 9o503.

Dr. Allan Wirtzer, M.D.

Dr. Allan Wirtzer, M.D. is a Los Angeles dermatologist who is board certified in dermatology by the American Board of Dermatology (ABD). Dr. Wirtzer is recognized jointly by the ABD and the American Board of Pathology for achieving special competence in dermatopathology. Sherman Oaks, California 91403.

Additional Los Angeles Dermatologists

Dr. Neal Ammar, M.D.

Dr. Neal M. Ammar, M.D. is a Los Angeles dermatologist who graduated from Rutgers University with a B.A. in Biology and Psychology and a Minor in Spanish. Dr. Ammar attended University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, there he recieved his M.D. and performed his residency in Dermatology. Redondo Beach, California 90277.

Dr. Michael Bastien, M.D.

Dr. Michael R Bastien, M.D. is a Los Angeles dermatologist. Dr. Bastien is Board certified in dermatology by the American Board of Dermatology and is Board certified in dermatopathology by the Joint Boards of Anatomic Pathology and Dermatology. Westlake Village, California 91361.

Dr. Randolph Capri, M.D.

Dr. Randolph S Capri, M.D. is a Los Angeles dermatologist who is board certified in dermatology and was assistant clinical professor of dermatology at UCLA Medical Center for 11 years. Dr. Capri’s practice emphasizes cosmetic dermatology (lasers, botox, fillers, liposuction, hair transplantation) and Mohs surgery for skin cancer removal. Westlake Village, California 91361.

Dr. Gary Carlson, M.D.

Dr. Gary R Carlson, M.D. is a Los Angeles dermatologist who graduated cum laude from the University of Oregon Health Science Center. Dr. Carlson was a member of the Alpha Omega Honor Medical Society. He completed his dermatology residency at UCLA Medical Center. Westlake Village, California 91361.

Dr. Shirley Chi, M.D.

Dr. Shirley Chi, M.D., FAAD is a board-certified Los Angeles dermatologist who and dermatologic surgeon specializing in medical, surgical and cosmetic dermatology. Dr. Chi is a fellow of The American Academy of Dermatology, The American Society for Mohs Surgery, and Los Angeles Metro Dermatologic Society. Arcadia, California 91007.

Dr. Daniel Gross, M.D.

Dr. Daniel A. Gross, M.D. is a Los Angeles dermatologist who is a full Clinical Professor of Dermatology at the UCLA Department of Dermatology. Dr. Gross has considerable experience and teaches the following procedures: Skin cancer surgery; face rejuvenation utilizing peels, laser, and Botox; Sclerotherapy for spider veins; Collagen injections. Tarzana, California 91356.

Dr. Charles Linden, M.D.

Dr. Charles E. Linden, M.D. is a Los Angeles dermatologist who graduated from the Medical College of Wisconsin in 1979. His dermatology training was at USC Medical Center. Dr. Linden joined VDMG in 1981. He is a clinical associate professor at LAC USC Medical Center. Tarzana, California 91356.

Dr. Jack Griffith, D.O.

Dr. Jack Griffith, D.O., completed three years of Emergency Medicine Residency Training at a busy county hospital with regional trauma and burn centers before to devoting his time exclusively to the practice of Dermatology. During this time Dr. Griffith treated patients with life threatening dermatologic conditions including total body surface burns and Stevens-Johnson Syndrome. He also received advanced training in surgical/dermatologic procedures such as split thickness skin grafting, escharotomies, complex facial laceration repairs and full thickness scalp and body laceration repairs. Dr. Griffith graduated in the top ten percent of his medical school class, he also holds a Bachelors of Science in Biochemistry. Dr. Griffith remains an active member of his medical school alma mater often returning to instruct first and second year medical students on perfecting their physical exam skills. Dr. Griffith eagerly joins the practice in June 2007.

Dr. Clayton Hinshaw, M.D.

Dr. Clayton T. Hinshaw, M.D. is a Los Angeles dermatologist who is board certified in both dermatology and internal medicine. Dr. Hinshaw joined Valley Dermatology in October 2000. Simi Valley, California 93065.

Dr. David Horowitz, D.O.

Dr. David Horowitz, D.O. is a Torrance dermatologist who attended and graduated from Eastern Michigan University in Lansing, Michigan. He received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology. He attended medical school in Des Moines, Iowa and graduated with a D.O. degree in 1968. He performed his internship at Botsford-Zeiger Hospital in Detroit, Michigan. He then did a 3-year residency in Dermatology at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan, and a 1-year fellowship in Pediatric Dermatology at Children’s Hospital in Detroit, Michigan. After completing his residency in Dermatology, Dr. Horowitz moved to Fort Lauderdale, Florida where he entered private practice, and continued to practice in Florida for 16 years. Dr. Horowitz moved to Torrance, California in 1990, and has been in private practice since that time. Dr. David Horowitz has actively participated in training programs for Dermatologists in Florida, as well as in California. He is certified by the American Acadamy of Dermatology, and was voted Outstanding Resident of the Year in 1973 at Wayne State University. He was also honored with the Degree of Fellow of the American Osteopathic College of Dermatology in 1975. For the last several years, Dr. David Horowitz, D.O. has been a Board Examiner for the American Osteopathic College of Dermatology, and has served on many of its committees. Throughout his career, he has played an active role in educational projects on the national level. Torrance, California 90505.

Dr. Mark Horowitz, M.D.

Dr. Mark Horowitz, M.D. is a board-certified Torrance dermatologist who practices medicine at Coast Dermatology Medical Associates. After completing his training at Michigan State University over 10 years ago, he has mastered some of the most advanced techniques available in dermatology and cosmetic surgery today. Dr. Mark Horowitz, D.O. is an expert in general and surgical dermatology. He has advanced skills in skin cancer detection and Mohs micrographic surgery to treat large and difficult tumors of the skin. He also specializes in cosmetic laser treatments to improve the signs of aging and wrinkling of the skin. Besides his advanced surgical training, he has developed a special interest in chronic rashes that result from allergic reactions. He has developed a patch test center which can detect offending chemicals in your environment that may be producing the rash. Our office is one of the few medical practices offering this advanced service in southern California. Dr. Horowitz is the assistant director of the Western University/Pacific Hospital Dermatology residency program, and he was active in teaching resident physicians at UCLA Harbor Hospital. Dr. Mark Horowitz, D.O. has published multiple articles in prestigious medical journals. He has been asked to be a speaker for many pharmaceutical companies and has conducted clinical trials on new and innovative medications. Torrance, California 90505.

Dr. Tanya Kormeili, M.D.

Dr. Tanya Kormeili, M.D. is a board-certified Santa Monica dermatologist who provides dermatology care. Dr. Kormeili serves as Clinical Professor of Dermatology at UCLA’s David Geffen School of Medicine and lectures throughout the nation on a variety of topics pertaining to health and beauty. Dr. Kormeili has been published multiple times in peer-reviewed medical journals and book chapters. Santa Monica, California 90404.

Dr. Alexander Rivkin M.D.

Dr. Alexander Rivkin, M.D. is a Los Angeles dermatologist and is a Yale trained facial cosmetic surgeon and UCLA faculty member who focuses exclusively on providing his patients with the latest in non-invasive, non-ablative cosmetic treatments in Southern California. Dr. Rivkin is an international authority on non-surgical cosmetic treatments. He divides his time between patient care, clinical research, educating other physicians, media appearances, and lecturing at scientific conferences throughout the world. Dr. Rivkin understands that no one relishes the thought of “going under the knife,” and believes modern medical technology can provide today’s patients with superior alternatives to invasive, painful surgery that requires a long recovery time. He has dedicated his career to developing these alternatives, creating exceptional cosmetic solutions that his patients can access without the fear which has so long been associated with cosmetic surgery. Watch Dr. Alexander Rivkin, M.D. on the Today Show and the Tyra Banks Show. Los Angeles, California 90024.

Dr. Randi Rush, D.O.

Dr. Randi Rush, DO is a Los Angeles dermatologist who is board certified by the American Osteopathic College of Dermatology. Dr. Rush specializes in general, surgical and cosmetic dermatology and is known for her gentle demeanor. Burbank, California 91506.

Dr. Donald Seidman, M.D.

Dr. Donald R. Seidman, M.D. is a Los Angeles dermatologist who started VDMG along with Dr. Gross and Dr. Irwin Linden in February 1966. Dr. Seidman is a member of several medical societies. Tarzana, California 91356.

Dr. Michael Parham Tabibian, M.D.

Dr. Michael Tabibian, M.D. of Advanced Dermatology Care of Southern California, is a board-certified Agoura Hills dermatologist. Dr. Tabibian has been providing dermatology services in this community for more than seven years. Agoura Hills, California 91301.

Dr. William Wickwire, M.D.

Dr. William J Wickwire, M.D. is a Redondo Beach dermatologist who graduated from Williams College with a B.A. in Chemistry and Art History. Dr. Wickwire attended University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine where he obtained is M.D. Redondo Beach, California 90277.

Dr. Ada Winkielman, M.D.

Dr. Ada M. Winkielman, M.D. is a Los Angeles dermatologist who is experienced in all aspects of dermatology and performs various cosmetic procedures. She received her medical degree from the Medical University of Warsaw. Dr. Winkielman completed a pathology residency at Loma Linda University Medical Center and is board certified. Tarzana, California 91356.

Dr. Paul Yamauchi, M.D.

Dr. Paul Yamauchi, M.D. is a board-certified Santa Monica dermatologist who sees patients at Dermatology Institute & Skin Care Center. Dr. Yamuchi is recognized as a key expert leader on psoriasis and is on the Medical Board for the National Psoriasis Foundation. He has extensive experience using the new biologics, oral drugs, and topical medications in the treatment of psoriasis, and has been invited as a speaker at international, national, regional, and local venues to talk about new advances in the treatment of psoriasis. Santa Monica, California 91356.