San Diego Dermatologists

By: Vivacare

San Diego dermatologists are leading skin care experts who specialize in skin disorders and cosmetic treatment. Find a leading dermatologist in the San Diego area. Most San Diego dermatologists listed here are board-certified by the American Board of Dermatology and have received their medical license from the California Medical Board. 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.

Dr. Francis Barber, Jr., M.D.

Dr. Francis A. Barber, Jr., M.D. is a board-certified Poway dermatologist who received his training at the Naval Hospital, San Diego, California. Dr. Barber received additional training in skin pathology at the Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, and is certified for special competency in dermatopathology by the American Boards of Pathology and Dermatology. Poway, California 92064.

Dr. Robert Bushman, M.D.

Dr. Robert E. Bushman, M.D. is a La Mesa dermatologist who attended Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland and graduated from the University of Southern California School of Medicine in Los Angeles in 1973. Dr. Bushman is double board certified in Dermatology and in Dermatopathology (the interpretation of skin biopsies). Dr. Bushman has extensive training and expertise in all aspects of dermatology, including cosmetic dermatology and dermatologic surgery. Dr. Bushman specializes in the removal of moles and skin cancers and prides himself in his “painless mole removal” technique. La Mesa, California 91942.

Dr. Paul Dean, M.D.

Dr. Paul B. Dean, M.D. is a La Messa dermatologist who attended the University of California in San Francisco and earned his medical degree 1968. Dr. Dean treats a variety of skin conditions with a specific interest in the treatment of skin cancer and sunlight-induced lesions. In 2007, he launched SkinResource.MD, a full line of products formulated to reverse, prevent and control the signs of aging. La Mesa, California 91942.

Dr. Maki Goskowicz, M.D.

Dr. Maki Christine Goskowicz, M.D. is a La Mesa dermatologist who is a graduate of Stanford University and received her M.D. from the University of Southern California in L.A. in 1973. Dr. Goskowicz specializes in Mohs micrographic surgery for the treatment of skin cancers and is a member of the American Society for Mohs Surgery. La Mesa, California 91942.

Dr. Ken Gross, M.D.

Dr. Ken Gross, M.D. is a San Diego dermatologist who is a board-certified dermatology specialist in the diagnosis and treatment of benign, pre-malignant, and malignant tumors of skin, hair, and nail. Dr. Gross has special expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of skin cancer, melanoma, and other types of skin growths. Dr. Gross provides expert surgical treatment, when required, using a wide range of surgical techniques. San Diego, California 92117.

Dr. Ruth Ann Larson, M.D.

Dr. Ruth Ann Larson, M.D. is a board-certified Poway dermatologist who received her training at the UCLA Medical Center. Dr. Larson is a skin cancer specialist, experienced with a wide range of surgical techniques, including Mohs micrographic surgery for the removal of aggressive skin cancer. Dr. Larson has among the highest cure rate for non melanoma skin cancer; over 99% cure rate in over 5,000 Mohs cases with a 20 year follow-up. Poway, California 92064.

Dr. Jason Lupton, M.D.

Dr. Jason Lupton, M.D. is a board-certified San Diego dermatologist in practice at San Diego Dermatology and Laser Surgery. Dr. Lupton has authored multiple textbooks and clinical articles regarding all aspects of laser surgery and aesthetic dermatology.  He has given lectures about laser surgical techniques at many medical meetings, including the annual American Academy of Dermatology, the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, and the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery. San Diego, California 92130.

Dr. Barbara Martin, M.D.

Dr. Barbara Martin, M.D. is a board-certified San Diego Dermatologist. She is trained in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the skin, hair and nails. Dr. Martin’s special areas of interest and expertise include, treatment of skin cancers, including Mohs surgery, removal of benign growths, evaluation and treatment of aging or sun-damaged skin, and medical treatment of acne and other skin disorders. San Diego, California 92117.

Dr. Dale Martin, M.D.

Dr. Dale E. Martin, M.D. is a board-certified San Diego dermatologist. He is trained in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the skin, hair and nails. Dr. Martin’s special areas of interest and expertise include, medical and surgical treatment of skin cancer, melanoma, and benign growths, including Mohs surgery, therapies for sun damaged skin and wrinkles, and injection sclerotherapy of large and small leg veins. San Diego, California 92117.

Dr. Walter Nahm, M.D.

Dr. Walter K. Nahm, M.D., Ph.D. is a San Diego dermatologist who specializes in the Mohs Micrographic Surgery technique, which is the most precise and effective manner to treat skin cancer. Dr. Nahm is the past director of Mohs Micrographic Surgery at University of California at San Diego (UCSD), School of Medicine. His other specialties include laser and cosmetic surgery. San Diego, California 92123.

Dr. Lynn Shipman, M.D.

Dr. Lynn P. Shipman, M.D. is a Poway dermatologist who is an acclaimed skin cancer specialist and has completed an additional fellowship in dermatologic surgery and Mohs micrographic surgery at Tufts New England Medical Center in Boston. Dr. Shipman is also an expert in skin rejuvenation including Botox, collagen/Restylane filler agents, laser resurfacing, and chemical peels. Poway, California 92064.

Dr. Shauna Shneider, M.D.

Dr. Shauna Shneider, M.D. is a board-certified Poway dermatologist who received her training at the University of California, San Francisco where she served as Chief Resident 1986-87. Dr. Schneider is well-trained in both medical and surgical dermatology. Poway, California 92064.

Dr. Michael J. Thoene, M.D.

Dr. Michael Thoene, M.D. is a board-certified dermatologist providing dermatology care at East County Dermatology. Dr. Thoene performs most types of dermatologic surgery and is especially interested in clinical diagnostic dermatology.El Cajon, California 92020.

Dr. Mark Vierra, M.D.

Dr. Mark A. Vierra, M.D. is a Poway dermatologist who enjoys all aspects of dermatology. Dr. Vierra has a particular interest in cosmetic dermatology. His expertise is in the use of Botox, Restylane, laser surgery and chemical peels for skin rejuvenation. Poway, California 92064.

Dr. Elizabeth Vierra, M.D.

Dr. Elizabeth E. Vierra, M.D. is a Poway dermatologist who enjoys pediatric, adolescent and adult dermatology as well as surgical dermatology. Dr. Vierra has a special interest in cosmetic dermatology. Her expertise is in the use of Botox, Restylane, laser surgery and chemical peels for skin rejuvenation. Poway, California 92064.