New San Mateo Office

Dr. Morganroth and the CSI providers are proud to announce the addition of the San Mateo dermatology practice of board certified dermatologists Susan Wolf, MD and Lynn Sydor, MD. Drs. Wolf and Sydor bring a wealth of medical and cosmetic dermatology skills to CSI and have merged their practice with Susan Butler, MD, a fellowship-trained Mohs surgeon, to create a comprehensive dermatology practice in the heart of San Mateo.

Skin cancer: Easy to detect, deadly to neglect

Consider that skin cancers make up nearly half of all cancers diagnosed in the U.S., according to the American Cancer Society, which has designated May as National Skin Cancer Awareness Month. This year more than 2 million people will be diagnosed with skin cancer, including 115,000 with melanoma, and one person will die from skin cancer every hour. Yet research published in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology shows that only 8 percent of U.S. workers had a skin exam in the prior year – even though professional skin exams save lives.

Ultherapy Now Available: The Ultrasound Technology for Non-Invasive Facial and Neck Rejuvenation

Non-surgical ultrasound treatment for lifting and toning the skin. One to two treatments will naturally rejuvenate and strengthen the collagen within the skin. Goal is to achieve a more open look to the eyes, a more defined jawline, or a sleeker neck. Ultherapy is 30-60 minute treatment without any downtime. The results occur gradually over 2-3 months.

Dr. Morganroth Crowned Iron Surgeon 2010

California Skin Institute’s President and Founder won the 2010 Iron Surgeon competition held at the annual meeting of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery in Chicago, Illinois. The competition is an annual competition where competitors from around the country compete to demonstrate surgical techniques and cosmetic outcomes. Based on the votes of over 800 colleagues, Dr. Morganroth was awarded the highest scores amongst the six competitors and was awarded the top honor of Iron Surgeon 2010. Congratulations Dr. Morganroth!

Laser Cleared for Use in Toe Nail Fungus

The FDA recently announced that the PinPointe FootLaser is cleared for temporary increase in clear nail in patients with onychomycosis. The PinPointe FootLaser is a patented laser device that has been shown in clinical studies to significantly reduce nail infection. The patented PinPointe FootLaser is a specially designed laser beam that goes through the nail and safely reduces the infection in the nail bed that cause onychomycosis. California Skin Institute has this and many other lasers which can be useful in many dermatologic conditions.

San Mateo Office Opens

The California Skin Institute is proud to introduce Susan T. Butler, MD and announce the opening of our new San Mateo location. Dr. Butler is a board-certified dermatologist and fellowship-trained Mohs surgeon who practices the full range of medical and surgical dermatology with a special interest in skin cancer evaluation and treatment, Mohs surgery, facial reconstruction, and cosmetic dermatology including Botox, Dysport, wrinkle fillers, lasers, and leg vein sclerotherapy.