Dr. Shireen Guide, MD

Dr. Shireen Guide, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 45
Dr. Shireen Guide, MD is a dermatologist in Rancho Santa Margarita, CA and has been practicing for 7 years. She graduated from Stanford University in 2002 and specializes in dermatology and pediatric dermatology.

29829 Santa Margarita Pkwy Ste 500

Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • Molina Healthcare
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 95% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 93% of peers
Acne Surgery
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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2  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Pediatric Dermatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
  • Pediatric Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

53  Conditions Treated


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24  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Biopsy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Chemical Peel
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facial Peel
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Mole Removal
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Scar Revision Surgery
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Resurfacing
  • Skin Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Wart Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • George Washington University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • Stanford University
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Stanford University Hospital And Clinics
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University of Texas at Southwestern
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Ucsd/ Rady Children's Hospital Of San Diego
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Guide has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Guide's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Guide to family and friends
30 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

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Dr. Guide's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

After multiple dermatologists, I took my son to Dr. Guide and she knew exactly what was wrong after just looking at him. She is amazingly knowledgeable and I would highly recommend her for anyone in the OC area.
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I went to see Dr. Guide because I had a cyst on my armpit, it turn out to be breast cancer. I was shocked, confused and very scared, Dr. Guide dedicated her time, her staff and even her weekends to find the best care for me, she even called to be sure my insurance cover the doctors, she made the...more
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First visit was nice. A little less formal than I like in a Dr office. My issue seemed to be sorted but it started coming back. I talked to them over the phone once and they recommended I come back in but I couldn't get an appointment. I can't even get the billing department on the phone to pay the...more
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This was the absolute worst experience I have ever had. Dr. Guide was beyond unprofessional. Not only did dhe leave the room multiple times during our visit, the only time she even communicated with our two year old was to take a swab to her skin. Her plan of action was never written down for us...more
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