Renee Cobos, MD, FAAD
Dr. Renee Cobos is a board-certified dermatologist and one of Southern California’s most celebrated dermatologists. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology and a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. She was named one of the Top Dermatologists by Leading Physicians of the World, and was chosen as one of America’s Top Dermatologists by the Council for Consumer Research. Dr. Cobos specializes in general dermatology, including the treatment of all diseases of skin, hair and nails, skin cancer surgery, cosmetic dermatology and laser medicine including cosmetic skin care and rejuvenation for the face and body.
Dr. Cobos was named Physician of Excellence Honoree by her fellow physicians of the Orange County Medical Association, has been listed in Orange County’s Top Doctors, and has been named to the list of Super Doctors of Southern California for several years running. She was selected by her patients to receive the Patient Choice America’s Most Compassionate Doctor Recognition award.
Dr. Cobos pioneered Cobos Pain Control™, a new technique that has eliminated the use of general anesthesia, heavy sedation or pain medications such as Demerol. She uses this technique during all of her Fraxel CO2 procedures.
Dr. Cobos has also authored several articles in Dermatology literature, has written a number of chapters in major Dermatology textbooks and has given numerous dermatology presentations. She served as an Assistant Clinical Professor in Dermatology at UCI Medical School from 1989 – 2009 and is on the Medical Staff of St. Jude Medical Center in Fullerton,CA. Prior to entering private practice, Dr. Cobos served as chief of Dermatology at Kaiser Permanente for 8 years. Over the last 15 years, she has donated her time performing thousands of free skin cancer screenings for local Fullerton schools, St.Jude Hospital Physicians and Employees, city of Fullerton employees, St. Angela Merici Summerfest, City of Brea Health Fair, and Donate Life OC, amongst other charitable groups. She has provided free dermatology treatment for the uninsured and underinsured population of Fullerton,CA as a volunteer dermatologist for the St. Jude Community Clinic in Fullerton.
Dr. Cobos is fluent in English, Spanish and French.