Dr. Lavanya Krishnan, MD

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Dr. Krishnan
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Arya Derm

459 Geary St Ste 400 San Francisco, CA 94102

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Dr. Lavanya Krishnan, MD is a Dermatologist in San Francisco, CA and has over 11 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Krishnan has more experience with Cosmetic Dermatology and Dermatologic Care than other specialists in her area. She graduated from Medical College of Georgia, Augusta medical school in 2010. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Krishnan to book an appointment.


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Care Philosophy

Dr. Krishnan's approach combines cutting edge treatments backed by science with a detailed understanding of patient needs.

Biography

Lavanya Krishnan, MD founded Arya Derm in 2017 after practicing dermatology in San Francisco for 3 years. A board certified dermatologist specializing...Read more

Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Medicine
  • Dermatologic Surgery
  • Occupational Skin Diseases
  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Procedural Dermatology
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Board Certifications

Education

2014
New York Medical College
Residency Hospital
2011
Stanford Hospital
Internship Hospital
2010
Medical College of Georgia, Augusta
Medical School
2005
New York University
2003
MIT
Undergraduate School

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Dr. Krishnan frequently treats Cosmetic Dermatology and Dermatologic Care. See all practice areas where Dr. Krishnan specializes.

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Dr. Krishnan's office is located at 459 Geary St Ste 400, San Francisco, CA 94102. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Krishnan

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Krishnan treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Krishnan treats other conditions, please contact the office at (415) 329-5100.

Cosmetic Dermatology

Cosmetic dermatologists diagnose and treat condition of the skin that affect appearance, such as age spots, wrinkles, unwanted hair, and acne scars.Compare with other Cosmetic Dermatology specialists.

Dr. Krishnan typically treats 65% more often than similar doctors

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Acne
Hair Loss
Skin Discoloration
Acne Surgery
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Dermatologic Care

Dermatologists diagnose, treat and screen for conditions affecting the skin, including skin cancer, psoriasis, eczema, acne, rosacea, and hair loss.Compare with other Dermatologic Care specialists.

Dr. Krishnan typically treats 72% more often than similar doctors

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Treatments
Skin Infections
Acne
Folliculitis
Rosacea
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Dr. Krishnan's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acanthosis Nigricans
  • Acne
  • Acne Surgery
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Boil
  • Botox® Injection
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Chemical Peel
  • Clear + Brilliant Laser Treatment
  • Dermal Filler
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Dry Skin
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Cosmetics
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Detergents
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Metals
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Facial Rejuvenation
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fraxel Laser Treatment
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Genital Herpes
  • Genital Warts
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Juvéderm® Voluma® Injection
  • Keloid Scar
  • Laser Hair Removal
  • Laser Surgery
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Non-Allergic Skin Diseases
  • Parapsoriasis
  • Pemphigoid
  • Pityriasis Rosea
  • Plantar Wart
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Psoriasis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Scabies
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Shingles
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Diseases
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Laxity
  • Skin Procedures
  • Skin Resurfacing
  • Skin Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Sunburn
  • Telogen Effluvium
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Malformations
  • Warts

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Dr. Krishnan accepts the following insurance:

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Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
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Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
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Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
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Arya Derm

Lavanya Krishnan MD A Medical Corporation459 Geary St Ste 400 San Francisco, CA 94102
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