Andrew D. Breithaupt, MD
Dr. Andrew D. Breithaupt is a board-certified, fellowship-trained Mohs surgeon and Associate Clinical Professor of Dermatology at UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine. He has performed over 5,000 Mohs and reconstructive surgeries giving him the experience and expertise needed to deliver consistent, high-quality results.
After receiving his M.D. from UC San Diego, Dr. Breithaupt did his residency in Dermatology at UCLA. Following residency, he performed a fellowship at UCLA in Mohs surgery, reconstructive plastic surgery and cosmetic dermatology. This exclusive training, undertaken by only one physician per year at UCLA, gives him a unique set of skills that combine the fields of dermatology, Mohs surgery, plastic surgery, and laser surgery.
Dr. Breithaupt is a leader and expert in the field of dermatologic surgery and cosmetic dermatology. He has published over twenty scientific articles, authored four book chapters, and given over twenty-five presentations at scientific meetings. He brings to his work a sound scientific foundation combined with an artful eye to meet the challenge of reconstructive and cosmetic work.
Dr. Breithaupt volunteers his time to teach medical students, residents and fellows at UCLA. He particularly enjoys the care of veterans at the West LA Veterans Hospital.
Dr. Breithaupt and his wife live in Hermosa Beach with their son and dog. He is an avid surfer, athlete, and traveler and can often be found in the water off the coast or along The Strand.