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Find a dermatologist in San Diego, CA for dermatology treatments of the skin, hair and nails.

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  • William Heimer, MD
    560 Points

    William Heimer, MD

    3737 Fourth Avenue
    San Diego, CA 92103
  • Mitchel Goldman, MD
    420 Points

    Mitchel Goldman, MD

    Goldman Butterwick Keel
    9339 Genesee Ave. Suite 125
    San Diego, CA 92121
  • Hossein Nabai, MD 370 Points

    Hossein Nabai, MD

    Alvarado Dermatology Ctr
    5555 Reservoir Dr
    San Diego, CA 92120
  • Fred F Shahan, MD 370 Points

    Fred F Shahan, MD

    6367 ALVARADO CT STE 107
    SAN DIEGO, CA 92120
  • Daniel Marnell, MD 350 Points

    Daniel Marnell, MD

    Alvarado Dermatology Clinic
    6367 Alvarado Ct Ste 107
    San Diego, CA 92120
  • Mitchel Goldman
    350 Points

    Mitchel Goldman

    9339 Genesee Ave
    Suite 300
    San Diego, CA 92121
  • Kimberly Butterwick, MD
    330 Points

    Kimberly Butterwick, MD

    9339 Genesee Ave.
    Suite 300
    San Diego, CA 92121
  • Richard Fitzpatrick, MD
    300 Points

    Richard Fitzpatrick, MD

    GBFG Cosmetic Laser Dermatology
    9339 Genesee Ave. Suite 300
    San Diego, CA 92121
  • Sabrina Fabi
    250 Points

    Sabrina Fabi

    9339 Genesee Ave
    Suite 300
    San Diego, CA 92121

Dermatologist Info

Dermatologist Summary:
A Dermatologist specializes in skin care, hair and nail treatments. A dermatologist is concerned with maintaining healthy skin, nails and hair as well as diagnosing and treating skin conditions and diseases that can be treated with dermatology. They also correct disfigurements, blemishes and scars. You might see a dermatologist for acne, or see a dermatologist for dermatitis.

Education and training: To become a dermatologist, 4 years of medical school is required as well as a 1 year residency in dermatology training. If the student wishes to specialize in a certain area, another 3 years of training is required. You might see a dermatologist for acne, or see a dermatologist for dermatitis.


Dermatologist FAQs:
What is a

Dermatologist

?
A Dermatologist is a physician that specializes in skin, hair and nail care.

When should I see a Dermatologist?
You can see a Dermatologist for acne, dermatitis, psoriasis, scars, warts or skin cancer. You can see a cosmetic Dermatologist for cosmetic surgery.

What is a Dermatopathologist?
A Dermatopathologist is a specialized Dermatologist who focuses in skin diseases. You can also see a regular Dermatologist for treatment of skin diseases.

What are some sub specialties of dermatology?
Dermatologists may choose to specialize in treating children, treating degenerative diseases, cancer or cosmetic dermatology.

What are some common skin diseases?
Some common skin diseases are cancer, lesions, herpes, warts and various infections.

What are some common skin conditions?
Some common skin conditions are acne, rosacea, psoriasis, blisters, sunburn, eczema, hives, wrinkles and birthmarks.

When is skin surgery needed?
Skin surgery is performed to prevent or control diseases of the skin such as melanoma and other skin cancers, to diagnose diseases and conditions through biopsies, and to improve skin appearance.

How do I find a Dermatologist in my city and state?
The Wellness.com directory will help you locate a Dermatologist in your state. Select Dermatologist from the professionals menu and select the state that you are looking to locate a Dermatologist in. After you have located your state, find the city that you will need an Dermatologist in. Select the state and city and you will see a list of Dermatologists in your city and state.


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skin care, nail care, hair care, acne, dermatitis, cosmetic surgery, psoriasis, scars, skin cancer, skin diseases, warts, dermatologist