About Alexander D Stein, MD, FAAD, FASDS, FASMS


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About Alexander D. Stein, MD, FAAD

Alexander D. Stein, MD, FAAD, FASDS, FASMS, is a board certified dermatologist and Mohs surgeon practicing at Stein Dermatology and Skin Surgery in Chula Vista, California. He specializes in the management of skin cancer through complex skin cancer surgery and reconstructions. His expertise stems from unique and extensive clinical experiences as a dermatologist, skin surgeon, and oncologist. Dr. Stein is also board certified in internal medicine and oncology (cancer medicine). His broad and specialized training makes him an exceptional Mohs surgeon and clinician. Dr. Stein graduated with honors in 1994 and has more than 22 years of diverse experiences that range from patient clinical practice, university teaching, and academic research at top-ranked universities in the United States.

Dr. Stein is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Society of Dermatological Surgery, in addition to being a member of the American Society of Mohs Surgery.

Dr. Stein received his Doctor of Medicine in 1994 from the Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy in Bucharest, Romania – where he graduated top 1% of his class. He completed an internal medicine residency at the New York Medical College in New York. He was given the honor of being the Chief Medical Resident during his last year of training. He subsequently completed his three-year medical oncology and hematology fellowship in 2005 at New York Medical College, New York.



07/2009 – 06/2012 Residency in Dermatology
University of California at San Diego
Hillcrest Med Ctr, Thornton, VA La Jolla, Rady Children’s and the Naval Hospital (didactic activities) Hospitals
San Diego, US

07/2008 – 06/2009 Clinical Research Fellowship in Dermatology
University of California at San Diego
Center for Innovative Therapies
Dermatology Clinical Research Unit
San Diego, US

08/2002 – 07/2005 Medical Oncology and Hematology Fellowship
New York Medical College,
Our Lady of Mercy Comprehensive Cancer Center
New York, US

08/2001-07/2002 Chief Medical Resident (Internal Medicine)
New York Medical College,
St. Vincent’s Med Center
New York, US

08/2000 – 07/2002 Medical Residency (Internal Medicine)
New York Medical College,
St. Vincent’s Medical Center
PGY2-PGY3 Internal Medicine Resident
New York, US


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