Stein Academy of Advanced Dermatology and Skin Surgery

Alexander D Stein, MD, FAAD, FASDS, FASMS

Dermatologist & Mohs Surgery located in Chula Vista, CA & LV, Las Vegas, NV

    1. "Absolutely YES. Competent experienced dermatologist."

    2. Lyudmila K. Healthgrades

    1. "Very happy with the service thus far- after 2 visits."

    2. Karlene I. Healthgrades

About Stein Dermatology and Skin Surgery

Stein Dermatology and Skin Surgery is a full-service dermatology practice specializing in medical, cosmetic, and geriatric dermatology. Located in Chula Vista, California, board-certified dermatologist and Mohs surgeon Alexander D. Stein, MD, FAAD, FASDS, FASMS, started the practice with patient comfort, education, and satisfaction in mind.

The entire team at Stein Dermatology and Skin Surgery prides itself on operating with compassion, professional integrity, and open communication. They’re determined to help their patients understand their health so that they can make well-informed decisions about their skin.

As an experienced Mohs surgeon with more than 22 years of experience, Dr. Stein works with his dedicated and experienced team to deliver exceptional care for all types of skin cancer, including squamous cell carcinomas and melanoma. The attentive team listens to patient complaints and concerns, whether they arrive with abnormal moles, eczema, or cutaneous infections.

Along with expert medical care, Stein Dermatology and Skin Surgery performs a variety of cosmetic treatments for all ages and skin types. They offer Botox® for fine lines and wrinkles and laser treatments to reduce the signs of acne, hyperpigmentation, unwanted hair, nail fungus, and other common skin ailments.

For comprehensive care from a compassionate team in a warm, welcoming environment, call the team at Stein Dermatology and Skin Surgery or request an appointment online today.





Our Team

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  • Mija Sung
    Mija Sung
    Office Manager
  • Patricia Valle
    Patricia Valle
    Lead Medical Assistant
  • Claudia Torres
    Claudia Torres
    Lead Administrative Assistant
  • Kiara Wallace
    Kiara Wallace
    Medical Assistant
  • Natalia Hernandez
    Natalia Hernandez
    Medical Assistant
  • Andrea Hoffman
    Andrea Hoffman
    Medical Assistant

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Signs of Melanoma

Melanoma is less common than other skin cancer types. However, it’s one of the most dangerous because it can quickly spread (metastasize) to other areas of the body. Early diagnosis and treatment offer the best chance of a cure.

Help for Your Acne

Have you tried all the over-the-counter products available for acne? Perhaps you’ve taken the plunge and smeared on a few of those home remedies your friends and relatives swear by. If your acne continues despite all that, we can help.

How Botox Can Erase Your Wrinkles

You’ve been hearing about the benefits of Botox for decades, but do you know how it works against wrinkles? One of California’s premier skin care specialists discusses the basics of Botox and its cosmetic appeal.


Words from our patients

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    "I could tell Dr. Stein was extremely knowledgeable and intelligent. He immediately noticed what I had on my nose at the first sight."

    John T.
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    "Dr. Stein is talented doctor he was able to remove the dark spot and he also found and completed a biopsy on a potential cancerous mole."

    Eri S.
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    "Dr. Stein is a Remarkable Doctor and I Feel I'm in Excellent Hands, Along With All of Dr. Steins Other Patient's, Who I Am Sure, Feel the Same Way!"

    Lori S.
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    "I was impressed by Dr. Stein's amazing job. He is such a gifted wonderful doctor and I feel so fortunate that I got treated by Dr.Stein!"

    Ima S.
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