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About Dermatologist La Mesa CA - Dr. Paul B. Dean, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.A.D.

Dr. Paul B. Dean, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.A.D.

Dr. Dean earned his medical degree in 1968 from the University of California in San Francisco. After a 1-year residency in Internal Medicine, Dr. Dean joined the Centers for Disease Control, where he trained in epidemiology. His role at the CDC enabled him to participate in numerous public health undertakings and epidemic research studies. These experiences prompted him to complete the educational program at UCLA School of Public Health, where he received his Master's Degree in public health.

After achieving Board-certification from the American Board of Dermatology in 1976, Dr. Dean begin his clinical dermatology practice in La Mesa, where he has served patients ever since. In addition to performing general dermatology services for more than 25 years, Dr. Dean has also been actively involved in the development of skin care products. His SkinResource.MD line, formulated to prevent, control, and reverse the signs of aging, was established in 2007.

Areas of expertise include:
  • General dermatology
  • Painless mole removal
  • Lesion removal
  • Photodynamic therapy (PDT)
  • Diagnosis and treatment of skin cancer

Dr. Robert E. Bushman, M.D., F.A.A.D.

About Dermatologist La Mesa CA - Dr. Robert E. Bushman, M.D., F.A.A.D. Following his undergraduate studies at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH, Dr. Bushman attended the University of Southern California School of Medicine in Los Angeles. After his 1973 graduation, he went on to achieve double-Board certification in Dermatology and Dermatopathology (the interpretation of skin biopsies). His experience ranges from general and cosmetic dermatology to dermatologic surgery and beyond.

Dr. Bushman was one of the original San Diego physicians to use Botox cosmetic, and he continues to enjoy helping patients achieve the renewal they seek using Botox along with dermal fillers. Additionally, he is experienced in the use of various laser and resurfacing techniques to address sun damage and the signs of aging. For more than 20 years, he has been a leading provider of sclerotherapy for the removal of spider veins and varicose veins.

Dr. Bushman has served as President of the San Diego Society of Dermatologic Surgery. Additional memberships include the Botox National Education Faculty. For his work at the University of California San Diego, he has been honored with the Excellence in Teaching Award.

Areas of expertise include:
  • General dermatology
  • Painless mole removal
  • Skin cancer
  • Cosmetic and laser dermatology
  • Photodynamic therapy (PDT)

Dr. Maki Christine Goskowicz, M.D., F.A.A.D.

About Dermatologist La Mesa CA - Dr. Maki Christine Goskowicz, M.D., F.A.A.D. After graduating from Stanford University, Dr. Goskowicz attended Washington University School of Medicine, where she earned her medical degree. She completed her internship at Mercy Hospital in San Diego, and residency program in Dermatology at the University of California San Diego Medical Center, where she was Chief Resident.

In addition to her interest in general dermatology, Dr. Goskowicz enjoys performing non-surgical cosmetic treatments to help her patients feel more satisfied with their skin. She is known for her skill with Botox and dermal fillers, as well as her proficiency in laser skin rejuvenation procedures.

Dr. Goskowicz has served as the President of the San Diego Society of Dermatologic Surgery. She is a Fellow of the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery, the American Academy of Dermatology, and the American Society for Mohs Surgery. She enjoys her volunteer work at the VA hospital in La Jolla.

Areas of expertise include:
  • General dermatology
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery
  • Diagnosis and treatment of skin cancer
  • Painless mole removal
  • Cosmetic and Laser dermatology
  • Photodynamic therapy (PDT)

Dr. Christopher V. Crosby, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.A.D.

About Dermatologist La Mesa CA - Dr. Christopher V. Crosby, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.A.D. After graduating from Duke University, Dr. Crosby went on to earn both his M.D. and a Ph.D. from the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston. S.C. He then completed his internship at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center followed by his residency in Dermatology at Emory University, where he served as Chief Resident.

Following his residency, Dr. Crosby sought further advanced training by completing an ACGME accredited Fellowship in Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Procedural Dermatology at the University of California, San Francisco. He is one of only few Fellowship-trained Mohs surgeons in the area. His specialties include Mohs surgery and reconstructive dermatologic surgery for skin cancers.



Areas of expertise include:
  • General dermatology
  • Diagnosis and treatment of skin cancer
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery
  • Cosmetic and Laser Dermatology
  • Painless mole removal
  • Photodynamic therapy (PDT)

Dr. Shinko Lin, M.D.

About Dermatologist La Mesa CA - Dr. Shinko Lin, M.D. Dr. Lin received her Bachelor's degree from Emory University, and her medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia. Her internship was performed at University of California, San Diego, and her residency in Dermatology was completed at Kaiser Permanente in Los Angeles where she served as Chief Resident.

Dr. Lin is Board-certified with the American Board of Dermatology.

Areas of expertise include:
  • General dermatology
  • Diagnosis and treatment for skin cancers
  • Cosmetic and Laser dermatology
  • Painless mole removal
  • Photodynamic therapy (PDT)

Helene Jolly, P.A.-C, MPAP

About Dermatologist La Mesa CA - Helene Jolly, P.A.-C Helene Jolly earned her B.S. Degree in Biopsychology from the University of California, Santa Barbara. Here, she also earned a B.A. Degree in Asian-American Studies. In 2003, Helene graduated from the University of Southern California with her 3-year Master's in Physician Assistant Practice. She currently volunteers at USC as an interviewer for prospective Physician Assistant students.

Helene's training in various cosmetic procedures is complemented by her friendly attitude and technical ability. She performs injectable treatments with Botox and dermal fillers, as well as laser treatments for hair reduction and skin rejuvenation.

Areas of expertise include:
  • General dermatology
  • Painless mole removal
  • Acne and skin rash treatment
  • Laser hair reduction
  • Elos FotoFacial RF™
  • V-Beam laser
  • Active/Deep FX CO2 laser

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