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Expert skin care and cosmetic dermatology in San Diego

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Expert skin care and cosmetic dermatology in San Diego

Scripps physicians are national leaders in medical, surgical and cosmetic dermatology. With offices throughout San Diego County, our expert dermatologists care for people with skin problems ranging from allergies and acne to more severe skin conditions, including psoriasis, eczema and skin cancer. 

To keep you looking and feeling your best, our expert cosmetic dermatologists offer an extensive range of services, including laser skin treatments, facial treatments and anti-aging skin care to correct skin problems and enhance skin health and appearance.

Medical dermatology

Using the most effective treatments and technologies, Scripps dermatologists diagnose and treat a wide range of skin diseases and conditions, such as eczema, psoriasis, vitiligo, rosacea and acne. Learn more about medical dermatology and skin disease treatment.

Cosmetic dermatology

Scripps cosmetic dermatologists offer numerous treatments to correct skin problems and provide anti-aging skin care. Our advanced, non-invasive treatments reduce wrinkles, remove scars and dark spots, and enhance skin texture and appearance. We also perform non-invasive fat reduction. The result is smoother, healthier-looking skin — without surgery.

More patients than ever are seeking these treatments for their cost-effectiveness, efficiency and convenience — especially when compared to cosmetic surgery.

We provide a full range of treatments for cosmetic skin conditions, including:

Learn more about our cosmetic dermatology practice or call us at 858-764-9040.

Skin cancer treatment

Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer in the US, and Scripps treats more skin cancer patients than any other San Diego health care provider. We treat rare and aggressive skin cancers and are national leaders in Mohs micrographic surgery, the most common treatment for aggressive skin cancer. In addition, we train physicians nationwide through the Scripps Micrographic Surgery and Dermatologic Oncology Fellowship Program. Learn more about our approach to skin cancer treatment.

Dermatology locations

Scripps Clinic offers general and cosmetic dermatology services at several locations across San Diego for all of your skin care needs. View all Scripps dermatology locations.