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Dr. Richard Glogau, MD

Dermatology ·  Male · Age 71

Dr. Glogau

Richard G Glogau MD Inc

350 Parnassus Ave Ste 400 San Francisco, CA 94117

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Dr. Richard Glogau, MD is a dermatologist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1973 and specializes in dermatology, dermatopathology, and more.

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(415) 564-1261

Dr. Glogau accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross
Anthem Blue Cross PPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan PPO
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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Glogau's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hair Loss
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Glogau treats Hair Loss more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Glogau treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Glogau treats Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Glogau treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Skin Infections
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Glogau treats Skin Infections more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Glogau treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Glogau's conditions and procedures:

  • Acanthosis Nigricans
  • Acne
  • Acne Surgery
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Boil
  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • Botox® Injection
  • Breast Diseases
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Canker Sore
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Chickenpox
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Dry Skin
  • Dysport Injection
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Cosmetics
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Detergents
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Metals
  • Erythema Multiforme
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Genital Herpes
  • Genital Warts
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Hair Loss
  • Hair Removal
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Juvéderm® Injection
  • Keloid Scar
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Mole Removal
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Pityriasis Rosea
  • Plantar Wart
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Psoriasis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulsed Dye Laser Treatment
  • Purpura
  • Radiesse® Injections
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Scabies
  • Scar Revision Surgery
  • Sculptra™ Injection
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Shingles
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Cancer Surgery With Reconstruction
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Diseases
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Sunburn
  • Telogen Effluvium
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

About Me

We strive to customize our care for each individual patient and keep the patient's best interests as our primary goal.


  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Dermatopathology

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
  • Dermatopathology


Fellowship Hospital
Am Coll Mohs Micrographic Surg-Cutaneous
Residency Hospital
Penn Hospital
Internship Hospital
Harvard Medical School
Medical School
Dartmouth College
Undergraduate School


  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Woodward & White's Best Doctors, 2012-
  • San Francisco Chronicle's, 2012-
  • Castle & Connolly's Top Doctors, 2012-
  • US News & World Report Top Doctors Top 1%, 2012-
  • US News & World Report Top Doctors Top 1%, -
  • San Francisco Chronicle's, -

Media & Publications

  • Botulinum toxin. In Fitzpatricks Dermatology in General Medicine, Wolff, K., Goldsmith, L., Katz, S., Gilchrest, B., Paller, A., Leffell, D. eds., 8th edition, Ch. 255., 2012
  • Cosmetic Surgery: Systematic Evaluation of the Aging Face. In Dermatology. Bolognia, J., Jorizzo, J., and Rapini, R. eds., Ch. 152., 2012
  • Newspaper interviews,
  • A randomized, evaluator-blinded, controlled study of the effectiveness and safety of a small gel particle hyaluronic acid for lip augmentation. Dermatol Surg. 2012 Jul;38(7 Pt 2):1180-92., 2012
  • Fillers: from past to future. Semin Cutan Med Surg, 2012 Jun;31(2), 78-87., 2012
  • Results of a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study to evaluate the efficacy and safety of a botulinum toxin type A topical gel for the treatment of moderate-to-severe lateral canthal lines. J Drugs Dermatol. January 2012;2(1):15-22., 2012
  • Fillers: Evolution, regression, and the future. In Soft Tissue Augmentation. 3rd ed. Carruthers, J. and Carruthers, A. eds. In Procedures in Cosmetic Dermatology, Dover, J.S. and Alam, M., series eds. Chapter 2, 2012, 2012
  • Magazine Interviews,

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    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
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    • Sat: closed
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