Cosmetic Dermatology Clinic

The Stanford University Department of Dermatology offers a full range of cosmetic dermatology procedures. Our experts will customize the treatment options based on your personal aesthetic needs. Many procedures can be performed in the clinic on the same day as your consultation. 

Cosmetic Dermatology Clinic
450 Broadway Street
Redwood City, CA 94063
Phone: 650-725-5272 Getting Here
Maps & Directions
450 Broadway Street
Redwood City, CA 94063
Phone: 650-725-5272 Getting Here

Our Doctors

Care and Treatment


Ablative fractional and non-fractional laser resurfacing

A series of treatments to minimize fine lines, wrinkles, acne and surgical scars, stretch marks and other skin irregularties.

Acne scar treatment

A range of procedures, such as facial fillers, laser therapy and dermabrasion, to diminish acne scarring.

Botulinum toxin treatment of hyperhidrosis and wrinkles

Known commercially as "Botox"; used medically to treat certain muscular conditions and cosmetically to remove wrinkles by temporarily paralyzing facial muscles.

Chemical peels

A technique used to improve and smooth the facial skin by means of a chemical solution that causes dead skin to slough off, revealing smoother regenerated skin.

Cosmetic surgical excisions

Surgical removal of a variety of benign skin conditions, such as moles, cysts, or birthmarks.

Excimer laser treatment

A precise laser treatment for treating psoriasis, vitiligo, dermatitis, and other skin conditions without damaging healthy skin; requires shorter and fewer treatments than many other therapies.

Intense pulsed light (IPL) therapy

Pulsed light treatments to eliminate broken capillaries and brown spots in the skin.

Laser hair removal

The process in which unwanted hair is removed via exposure to light pulses that destroy the hair follicle.

Laser tattoo removal

The use of laser therapy to remove tattoos.

Laser treatment of vascular lesions: telangiectasias, veins, port wine stains

The use of laser light therapy to minimize or remove vascular lesions.


A non-invasive exfoliation treatment which uses a combination of a fine abrasive tip or crystals and vacuum suction applied to the skin.

Non-ablative fractional resurfacing

A single treatment to minimize skin irregularities.

Photodynamic therapy

A technique where special drugs called photosensitizing agents are applied to your skin (for skin cancers) or injected into the bloodstream and then activated with bright blue light.


Also called light therapy, phototherapy exposes the skin to lasers, LED, fluorescent lamps, and ultraviolet or infrared radiation to treat diseases.  Phototherapy may be used on the whole body or smaller areas.


A minimally-invasive procedure used to eliminate varicose and spider veins by means of an injection directly into the vein.

Wrinkle volumizing fillers

A range of products such as collagen, hyaluronic acid and other fillers that reduce or eliminate wrinkles, raise scar depressions, enhance lips, and replace soft-tissue volume loss through facial injections.  

For Patients

Please confirm the location of your appointment during scheduling as our doctors and staff see patients in multiple locations.


  • New patients should bring their medical records to their first appointment
  • Verify that other pertinent records including physician notes, laboratory results, X-ray films and other studies were sent to us from your primary care provider. If there is any uncertainty, bring the documents with you to your first visit.
  • Bring your insurance card and the name and telephone number of your referring doctor.

International Patients
Phone: +1 650-723-8561

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For Health Care Professionals


Phone: 1-866-742-4811
Fax: 650-320-9443
Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Stanford Health Care (formerly Stanford Hospital & Clinics) provides comprehensive services to refer and track patients, as well as provides the latest information and news for physicians and office staff. For help with all referral needs and questions visit Referring Physicians.

When you refer one of your patients to a Stanford Health Care Dermatology Clinic, we want to assure you that we'll provide him or her with the same level of personal care you give them.


To refer a new patient, fax the patient referral form with any supporting documentation to 650-721-3476. A Patient Care Coordinator will fax a confirmation of receipt to your office. We will contact the patient and schedule an evaluation appointment upon insurance clearance. If you have questions, please call 650-721-8211.

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