A dermatologist specializes in the medical and surgical care of the skin, hair and nails for people of all ages. A dermatologist diagnoses and treats many diseases, including acne, eczema, psoriasis, rosacea, nail infections, hair loss, and skin cancer. Dermatologists may also perform cosmetic procedures to improve the appearance of the skin.
A dermatologist typically:
Dermatologists may also be known as a skin doctor, skin specialist, or skin cancer doctor.
There are 2519 specialists practicing Dermatology in California with an overall average rating of 4.0 stars. There are 236 hospitals in California with affiliated Dermatology specialists, including Stanford Health Care, UCSF Medical Center at Parnassus and Hoag Hospital Newport Beach.