I’m pleased to announce that skin care specialist Dr. Bishr Al Dabagh has joined us here in our Sebastopol office. A board-certified dermatologist and dermatologic surgeon, Dr. Al Dabagh has advanced fellowship training from UCSF in skin cancer detection and Mohs surgery for cancer treatment.
His Approach to Your Skin Health
Dr. Al Dabagh began seeing patients in our office this July. His thoroughness and expertise are being put to great use already because many of our patients are at higher than average risk for skin cancer. Sun damage is the price we pay for our active outdoor lifestyle here in Sonoma County and it means that top quality dermatologic care is a necessity.
I’m thrilled to have this wonderful skin cancer specialist join us because, like our other doctors, Dr. Al Dabagh offers a holistic approach to skin health. Fitness and total wellness are such a high priority to him that in his “free” time he is also a personal fitness trainer. In his medical practice, he likes to take the time to educate patients about lifestyle and fitness choices that will make positive changes on their skin health.
Get to Know Dr. Al Dabagh
Dr. Al Dabagh grew up in Michigan, where his family still lives. His father is a doctor and inspired him to enter into a medical career.
He attended the University of Michigan’s Honors Scholar Program where he graduated with three degrees. He also had the honor to be selected as his class’s student commencement speaker. He went on to receive his medical training at Case Western Reserve University where he graduated at the top of his class.
Next, he completed his dermatology residency at Duke University Medical Center. Following Duke, Dr. Al Dabagh went on to receive advanced sub-specialty training in procedural dermatology at the University of California San Francisco’s Dermatologic Surgery and Laser Center with a specific focus on diagnosis and treatment of skin cancers, Mohs micrographic surgery, reconstruction, and cosmetic procedures. Dr. Al Dabagh’s academic career has been distinguished by the receipt of numerous honors and awards.
Proud to Have Him as Part of Our Sebastopol Team
Dr. Al Dabagh brings the most current, state-of-the-art surgical dermatology techniques to us here in Sonoma County. His thoroughness and attention to detail combined with his warm personality and passion for holistic wellness make him particularly fun for me to work with.
Together with Drs. Kenner, Altemus, Chattha, and Smith, we have a terrific team of dermatologists. Add to that our fantastic back office staff Hattie and Kelly and our medical aesthetician Danielle, and I’m proud of the level of personal care that our office can provide to our patients. At a time when most doctors are joining large medical companies, we here at Advanced Skin Care and Dermatology are committed to giving our patients the old fashioned personalized care combined with state-of-the-art medical advances.
Whether you live in Sebastopol, Santa Rosa, or elsewhere in Sonoma County, our entire team is looking forward to helping improve your skin health!
You Can Schedule an Appointment Today
Dr. Bishr Al Dabagh is available for appointments – including new patient appointments! In addition to conducting skin cancer exams and treating skin cancer, he also treats medical skin conditions including acne, rosacea, psoriasis, moles, and pediatric dermatology. He will take a holistic approach to your care if you would like and is happy to help you customize a state-of-the-art approach to your skin health.
To schedule an appointment with Dr. Al Dabagh call Dokmay or Fiona at 707-829-5778. We welcome your referrals of family and friends to our office and we value the trust that you place in us by doing so.