Dr. John Geisse, MD


Dermatopathology | Male

Dr. John Geisse, MD
Dr. John Geisse, MD is a dermatopathology doctor who practices in Vallejo, CA. He is 59 years old and has been practicing for 32 years. Dr. Geisse is affiliated with Sutter Solano Medical Center, UCSF Medical Center at Parnassus and San Francisco General Hospital.

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Provide the best care possible for patients suffering from skin cancer and all other conditions pertaining to the skin.

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Dr. Geisse has done a wonderful job removing a basal cell from my face.
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      Dr. Geisse's Care Philosophy

      Provide the best care possible for patients suffering from skin cancer and all other conditions pertaining to the skin.

      Dr. Geisse's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      •  Specializes in Dermatopathology
      •  Board certified in Dermatology and Dermatopathology
      •  No malpractice claims found
      •  No sanctions found
      •  No board actions found

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
        • Board of Directors, American College of Mohs Surgery, 3 years
        • AOA, 1985
        • Distinguished Service Award, American College of Mohs Surgery, 2011
        • Teacher of the Year, University of California, Department of Dermatology, 2 years
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      • Media & Publications
        • Over 40 Publications

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      Board Certifications

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      • Dermatology
      • Dermatopathology

      Conditions Treated

      • Abscess
      • Acanthosis Nigricans
      • Acne
      • Actinic Keratosis
      • Allergic Reaction
      • Athlete's Foot
      • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Basal Cell Carcinoma
      • Bedsores
      • Benign Tumor
      • Birthmark
      • Boil
      • Burn Injuries
      • Cancer
      • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
      • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
      • Cold Sore
      • Congenital Diseases
      • Cyst
      • Dermal Melanoma
      • Dermatitis
      • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
      • Dermatofibroma
      • Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans
      • Dermatological Disorders
      • Dermatomyositis
      • Desmoplastic Neurotrophic Melanoma
      • Dry Skin
      • Ear Cancer
      • Ectropion of Eyelid
      • Erythema Multiforme
      • Excessive Sweating
      • External Ear Disorders
      • Facial Laceration
      • Finger Disorders
      • Folliculitis
      • Foot Conditions
      • Fungal Infections
      • Fungal Nail Infection
      • Genital Warts
      • Granuloma of Skin
      • Hair Loss
      • Herpes Simplex Infection
      • Hidradenitis
      • Hives
      • Impetigo
      • Intertrigo
      • Itchy Skin
      • Jock Itch
      • Keloid Scar
      • Leg and Foot Ulcers
      • Lichen Planus
      • Lipomas
      • Liposarcoma
      • Malignant Fibrous Histiocytoma
      • Malignant Tumor
      • Melanoma
      • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
      • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
      • Nail Diseases
      • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
      • Neurofibromatosis, Type 1
      • Nevoid Basal Cell Carcinoma Syndrome
      • Nevoid Melanoma
      • Nevus Sebaceous of Jadassohn
      • Plantar Wart
      • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
      • Psoriasis
      • Psoriatic Arthritis
      • Rash
      • Ringworm
      • Rosacea
      • Sarcoma of the Skin
      • Scabies
      • Scars
      • Sebaceous Cysts
      • Sebaceous Gland Carcinoma
      • Seborrheic Dermatitis
      • Seborrheic Keratosis
      • Shingles
      • Skin Cancer
      • Skin Discoloration
      • Skin Infections
      • Skin Lesion
      • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
      • Sunburn
      • Telogen Effluvium
      • Third-Degree Burns
      • Tinea Versicolor
      • Ulcer
      • Varicose Veins
      • Warts
      • Xanthoma


      • Medical School
        Indiana University School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1985

      • Internship Hospital
        University Nc

        Completed in 1986

      • Residency Hospital
        University Of California San Francisco

        Completed in 1989

      • Fellowship Hospital
        University Of Ca, San Francisco

        Completed in 1991

        University Of California San Francisco

        Completed in 1990

      • Undergraduate School
        Stanford University

        Graduated in 1980

      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish

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      • Dermatopathology
      • Dermatology
      • Surgery

      Procedures Performed

      • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
      • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
      • Cosmetic Laser Surgery
      • Dermabrasion
      • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
      • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
      • Earlobe Repair
      • Excision
      • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
      • Excision of Skin Cancer
      • Excision of Skin Lesion
      • Facial Reconstruction
      • Facial Rejuvenation, Advanced, Laser
      • Foreign Body Removal
      • Hair Removal
      • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
      • Laser Skin Resurfacing
      • Laser Surgery
      • Laser Tattoo Removal
      • Mohs Surgery
      • Mole Removal
      • Nail Avulsion
      • Pulsed Dye Laser Treatment
      • Q-Switched Nd:YAG Laser Treatment
      • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
      • Reconstructive Surgery
      • Removal of Foreign Body from Ear
      • Scar Revision Surgery
      • Shaving of Skin Lesion
      • Skin Biopsy
      • Skin Cancer Removal
      • Skin Grafts
      • Skin Resurfacing
      • Skin Surgery
      • Skin Tag Removal
      • Surgical Procedures
      • Wound Care and Management
      • Wrinkle Removal