Board-Certified Dermatologist & Fellowship-trained Mohs & Cosmetic Surgeon
JOANNA CHAN, MD
Look the way you Feel
AESTHETIC DERMATOLOGY TREATMENT
Dr. Joanna Chan is a board-certified dermatologist and fellowship-trained Mohs micrographic surgeon who attended the world's top institutions. She is an expert in performing a variety of cosmetic procedures including Botox neuromodulators, fillers, Radiesse, Sculptura, lasers, chemical peels, Kybella, neck rejuvenation, and sclerotherapy.
Her passion is to create beautiful & natural results utilizing advanced, non-invasive laser, injectable, and lifting procedures, all with a philosophy of outstanding care based on expertise and specialized attention to the particular needs of each patient.
Upper eyelid blepharoplasty under local anesthetic is a procedure that Dr. Chan specializes in performing, which takes about 45 minutes. Earlobe repairs including keloid revision, tear through revision can also be performed under local anesthesia.
Before and after photographs and patient testimonials are available upon making a consultation appointment with Dr. Chan, by reading her numerous 5-star reviews on Yelp.com, and following her on Instagram @joannachanmd
SKIN CANCER TREATMENT
The early detection of skin cancers can result in superior outcomes. Dr. Chan is meticulous, cautious, and an expert in the surgical management of skin cancers. She is well-trained in advanced surgical reconstruction following skin cancer removal under local anesthesia. Utilizing the Mohs Micrographic Surgery to offer a 99.9% cure for skin cancers, she can then perform advanced flaps and grafts if needed to produce a superior cosmetic result following removal, with optimal outcomes and a caring demeanor.
Multiple modalities and an interdisciplinary approach is used to offer cutting edge options for the treatment and prevention of skin cancer. An emphasis is placed on patient comfort, education, and efficiency with a team of experienced staff.
Dr. Chan completed her undergraduate degree at Harvard University, medical degree at Stanford Medical School, dermatology residency at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, and completed a Mohs College accredited fellowship at the prestigious California Skin Institute.
She has presented at national conferences and has published numerous articles on a broad range of subjects including melanoma, inflammatory medical conditions, surgical techniques, lasers, and aesthetics. She is the recipient of the Cutting Edge Research Grant Program given by the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery and has repeatedly been named among the Super Doctors® “Rising Stars.” Other accolades include American Cancer League honoree, Press Telegram "Reader's Choice" Best Dermatologist Practice, America’s Top Dermatologists, Doctor's Choice Awards, Top Dermatologist in Los Angeles, International Association of Dermatologists, Castle Connolly Top Doctors, Pasadena & LA Magazine Top Doctors.
Even more than these accolades, Dr. Chan’s greatest award and compliment is being referred to friends and family of her patients and physician colleagues throughout the greater Los Angeles & South Bay area, due to her outstanding care and results.
She is an invited lecturer for dermatology residents in Los Angeles. As a clinical faculty member of University of California Irvine, she has also helped to train numerous surgical and medical residents and students, including UCLA Harbor dermatology residents & Huntington Hospital residents.