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Cosmetic Mole Removal

La Mesa, CA dermatologist answers questions about mole removal

Almost everyone will have a mole at some time during their lives. Some people choose to have moles removed for cosmetic reasons, while others do so at the recommendation of a dermatologist. Many have questions about this procedure. Our...read more

Micro-Needle Therapy

Micro needling treatment rejuvenates complexions in La Mesa, CA

Collagen is the fiber that holds our tissues together, and it is the most plentiful protein in the human body. However, collagen in skin breaks down and depletes from aging and sun exposure. Micro needling treatment stimulates fresh production...read more

Laser Hair Reduction

Laser hair reduction brings big benefits to men and women in La Mesa

Throughout recorded history, men and women have worked to remove unwanted hair for cultural, medical, sexual, or religious reasons. Today, it is more a matter of fashion and comfort. Dr. Christopher Crosby brings the benefits of permanent laser hair...read more

Laser Treatment

CA dermatologist sheds light on laser treatment

When the first laser was built in 1960, few people thought this innovation would become part of our everyday lives. Yet today we rely on laser technology at the grocery store checkout, to print from our computers, and to...read more


CA patients learn what to expect after the sclerotherapy procedure

Your legs have carried you through some of the best times of your life – down the aisle, soothing sick babies, across the dancefloor, and tearing up the links. The sclerotherapy procedure for spider and lesser varicose veins keeps...read more

Featured Article

La Mesa, CA dermatologist explains when psoriasis treatments are needed

An estimated 7.5 million Americans have psoriasis. Although it is more prevalent in adults, psoriasis spans all ages. About 40 percent of those who live with this chronic skin condition also experience psoriatic arthritis – joint pain and inflammation....read more

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