At West Dermatology Encinitas, 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 schedules, 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.

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.

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 us for questions or concerns.


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

2,041 patients give Encinitas a 4.9/5 star rating

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We Offer Telehealth Appointments

West Dermatology has been serving the San Diego community for over 20 years. 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! 

From the comfort of your own home, you can ask our board-certified dermatologists and expert providers questions, show your skin concerns and chat about treatment options. All you need is a device with audio and video capabilities.

We can address the following dermatology concerns via Telehealth: Acne, Psoriasis, Rashes, Rosacea, Scalp Issues, Skin Cancer, Moles, Warts, and so much more!

If you have questions about how your Telehealth visit works, please give us a call and we will be happy to walk you through the process. Schedule your Telehealth appointment today and we’ll give you the peace of mind you deserve.
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Sunday: Closed Monday:
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These Insurance Providers

Below is a list of the major insurance carriers accepted at our West Dermatology Encinitas office. Don’t see your carrier or network? Don’t worry! We are also in network with several additional local organizations and carriers. Even within the major carriers, policies and coverages frequently have restrictions and limitations. Please call us to confirm your insurance and we will also confirm your coverage during the appointment scheduling process.

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Doctors & Staff

You’ll be greeted with compassion and a warm smile by our office manager Susan and her team so that you always feel like family. We know that a visit to the dermatologist sometimes can make some people uneasy, so Susan and her staff work as a team to make you comfortable and provide you with the best patient care possible. Please meet our distinguished dermatologists below and feel free to browse their profiles to choose the best fit for you.
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What We Offer

At West Dermatology Encinitas, we integrate research-backed medical science with professional, compassionate healthcare. You’ll find approachable practitioners who provide the effective, customized cosmetic and medical dermatological solutions you deserve in a warm, welcoming environment.
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Why They Love Us


We have made it a priority to continuously learn from your feedback and evolve to your needs, which has helps us maintain exceptional patient satisfaction ratings. See what some of our happy patients have to say!
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