The Berman Skin Institute is one of the world's largest dermatologic and aesthetic laser surgery centers, with locations in Palo Alto, San Francisco, Walnut Creek, Pleasanton, Placerville and Cameron Park, California. Our mission is to blend state-of-the-art medical technology and research with a dedication to patient welfare and healing to provide you with the best possible dermatologic care. Rightfully, our patients expect the best from us, and we strive to meet and exceed these expectations. Physicians at our center are board-certified dermatologists and dermatologic surgeons. Our staff of 45 also include physician assistants, nurse practitioners and registered nurses who collectively provide a team approach in caring for the over 100,000 patients that have visited us since 1993. The Berman Skin Institute offers a full complement of services and a caring, well-trained staff - all of whom put patient care first - to make your experience at the Institute as "patient-friendly" as possible.We encourage you to call to schedule a consultation in order to discuss your specific concerns. Only then will we be able to gather a detailed history of your problem and perform a proper physical examination, allowing us to determine the treatment plan most suitable to your needs. We look forward to helping you achieve your goals for self improvement.