COVID-19 UPDATE

At West Dermatology, our mission is to serve our patients to the best of our ability each and every day.

West Dermatology is committed to the well-being of all patients, and to providing the safest environment for patients, employees, physicians and our community. In accordance with the CDC guidelines and recent Stay-At-Home Order issued by the Governor of California, we have revised our patient scheduling procedures.

Effective immediately, we are temporarily cancelling ALL NON-ESSENTIAL visits, including cosmetic treatments and consultations at many of our clinics. We believe that taking this step is in the best interest of all and will allow us to focus on our most critically ill patients, take precautions to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Our clinics will remain open, with reduced staff and scheduled, in order to provide care to patients who have emergency conditions or whose care cannot be deferred. We are always available via phone or email for any urgent issues or follow up questions, please go to the contact us page or request an appointment for this information.

For your convenience and peace of mind, we are now (virtually) coming to you through Telehealth at some of our clinics.

From the comfort of your own home, you can ask our board-certified dermatologists questions, show your skin concerns right through your device and chat about treatment options. Call your clinic to see if they are offering this option, if not they can refer you to one that is.

To learn more about the Coronavirus you can go to the CDC website for the most up-to-date information. Do not hesitate to contact your local clinic for questions or concerns.

Healthy Skin is Our Passion

A Family of Dermatology Practices

38,403 patients give West Dermatology a 4.8/5 star rating

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We Are

Experts & Innovators in Skin Care

At West Dermatology, our skincare specialists are passionate about the health of your skin and have been committed to patient healthcare in neighborhoods like yours for more than 60 years.

As a patient of ours, you’ll have a close, personal relationship with your community dermatology providers, who have the training, experience, and expertise necessary to meet all your skincare needs, whether you need relief from a medical condition or are looking into cosmetic dermatology. In rare cases where additional expertise may be necessary, you’ll also be able to take advantage of your providers’ access to a wide network of nationally-recognized dermatologists to provide you with the specialized care you deserve.

We offer a wide range of services and lead the industry in providing comprehensive care with advanced techniques and customized solutions. At West Dermatology, you can rest assured that you’ll be greeted with warm smiles and compassion so that you always feel like family.

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What We Do

Our Expertise

We integrate comprehensive medical science with professional, compassionate healthcare in a warm environment that provides the effective, customized dermatology solutions you deserve. We treat everything from acne and rashes to skin cancer to a wide array of cosmetic concerns. Come visit West Dermatology today to find out why Healthy Skin is Our Passion™.
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Surgical Dermatology
We know surgery can cause apprehension, and you may even wonder how surgery is connected to dermatology. Surgical and minimally-invasive procedures improve the function and health of your skin, addressing such issues as skin cancer, varicose veins, hair loss, and more. Schedule a consultation with one of our board-certified dermatologic surgeons if you have a skin condition that needs a safe, effective surgical solution.

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Cosmetic Dermatology
Our board-certified dermatologists are trained to provide the most complete cosmetic care available. Whether you’re interested in Botox, dermal fillers, laser skin resurfacing, or anything in between, why trust your skin and appearance to anyone other than a dermatologist? Schedule a consultation with us today to know more.

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Medical Dermatology
Our dermatologists are experts at diagnosing and treating a multitude of skin diseases. From common issues (such as acne and eczema) to complex ones that are life-threatening and rare, such as melanoma or bullous pemphigoid, rest assured you’ll have access to premium solutions tailored to meet your dermatologic needs. Contact us today to know more about medical dermatology conditions and services.

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Why They Love Us

Testimonials

Its been our patients and their kind recommendations that have kept us going for 60+ years. Staying in tune with our patients is so important to us that we send a satisfaction survey after every visit so we can grow and evolve along with your needs. Please read below to see what our patients have to say about us.
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Locations

Our Offices

West Dermatology @ Arroyo Grande

West Dermatology @ Arroyo Grande

200 Station Way
Suite E
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420

(805) 202-7336

(805) 202-7153

West Dermatology @ Encinitas

West Dermatology @ Encinitas

477 N. El Camino Real
Ste D-308
Encinitas, CA 92024

(760) 436-2300

(760) 436-5482

West Dermatology @ Fresno

West Dermatology @ Fresno

6700 N. First St
Suite #131
Fresno, CA 93710

(559) 432-3333

(559) 432-3336

West Dermatology @ Hillcrest

West Dermatology @ Hillcrest

4060 4th Ave
Suite 415
San Diego, CA 92103

(619) 298-9809

(619) 298-9823

West Dermatology @ La Jolla/UTC

West Dermatology @ La Jolla/UTC

9339 Genesee Ave
Suite 350A
San Diego, CA 92121

(858) 454-4300

(858) 454-5088

West Dermatology @ Moats Skin Specialists

West Dermatology @ Moats Skin Specialists

525 East Plaza Dr.
#200
Santa Maria, CA 93454

(805) 719-7211

(805) 922-3522

West Dermatology @ Newport Beach

West Dermatology @ Newport Beach

400 Newport Center
Suite #702
Newport Beach, CA 92660

(949) 565-4881

(949) 644 -1868

West Dermatology @ Palm Springs

West Dermatology @ Palm Springs

340 South Farrell Drive
Suite A205
Palm Springs, CA 92262

(760) 325-5588

(760) 322-7069

West Dermatology @ Rancho Mirage

West Dermatology @ Rancho Mirage

72785 Frank Sinatra Drive
Suite 101
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270

(760) 969-5900

(760) 969-5911

West Dermatology @ Rancho Santa Margarita

West Dermatology @ Rancho Santa Margarita

22032 El Paseo
Suite 220
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688

(949) 888-5448

(949) 888-7427

West Dermatology @ Redlands

West Dermatology @ Redlands

1457 Ford Street
Suite 105
Redlands, CA 92373

(909) 793-2964

(909) 793-2775

West Dermatology @ Riverside

West Dermatology @ Riverside

4244 Riverwalk Way
Suite 170
Riverside, CA 92505

(951) 934-0443

(951) 736-7751

West Dermatology @ San Clemente

West Dermatology @ San Clemente

1300 Avenida Vista Hermosa
Suite #150
San Clemente, CA 92673

(949) 489-4290

(949) 489-4293

West Dermatology @ San Luis Obispo

West Dermatology @ San Luis Obispo

805 Aerovista Pl
Suite 202
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

(805) 250-3224

(805) 541-8213

News & Media

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April 2, 2020

How to Keep Your Beautiful Hands Moisturized When Frequently Washing Your Hands!
Raise your (super clean) hand if your (very clean) hands feel dry. 🙋‍♀️🙋‍♂️ You’re not alone. In an attempt to keep ourselves and others safe, we’ve been sanitizing and washing more than ever. With all of the alcohol in hand sanitizer, harsh soaps, and warm water, our hands are more susceptible to extreme dryness and it can get really uncomfortable. We thought we would give a lending hand with our tips to keep your paws soft and hydrated during this time.

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March 30, 2020

Now Offering Telehealth Visits!📱
At West Dermatology, our mission is to serve our patients to the best of our ability each and every day. This is why, for your convenience and peace of mind, we are now (virtually) coming to you and offering Telehealth visits! 
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March 26, 2020

Tips for Managing Stress During Covid-19 Isolation
Bears hibernate, plants go dormant and us humans, go go go. Until now, for the first time ever, we are being required to socially-distance ourselves from one another and limit our exposure to public places. It’s a new (albeit temporary) way of life, and while we all hope it won’t last long, we’ve been cookin’ up some ideas to keep stay-at-home life lively and productive. 
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March 13, 2020

Reveal Healthy Skin on St. Patrick's Day ☘️
Today is St. Patrick’s Day, and the world is celebrating all things Irish for an entire day. Revelers are dressed in shamrock-green head to toe, step dancing to a few Irish jigs and likely participating in several other Irish traditions. We like all of those things, but our favorite form of celebration on a day like today is to find creative ways to make skincare fun and festive. To avoid getting pinched, and to give yourself a healthier complexion, read on to learn how to use green-colored ingredients to make your skin glow.

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March 9, 2020

The Do's and Don'ts of Getting Botox
Fact: Botox is one of the safest treatments you can get, and a few units can work wonders if you feel like your complexion is in need of a refresh. While the entire process can be done in a matter of minutes, there are a few key things you should and shouldn’t do in the days before and after your appointment.
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February 24, 2020

So You Got Lip Filler, Now What?👄
After months of research, numerous consultations, and countless questions to your doctor, you've done your due diligence and have finally decided to take the plunge. You got lip filler! As the product settles in and your newly-enhanced features are starting to settle, a few pretty common themes tend to take shape in the form of potential swelling, soreness, and bruising. Don’t fret — keep reading for your comprehensive post-care guide. 
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Our Brands and Practices

We are very proud to be affiliated with a network of over 100 dermatology providers across our organization. Each of our dermatologists are experts in their own right and also have access to colleagues across the region for the rare but very important cases that might be outside their experience. We are proud to count among our physicians numerous academic faculty, nationally and internationally recognized experts, several current and past American Academy of Dermatology board members, past President of the American Society of Dermatologic Surgeons and a wide range of other experts. Healthy Skin is Our Passion™
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