Darrell Gonzales, MD

Medical & Cosmetic Dermatology located in La Jolla, CA & Chula Vista, CA

About Dr. Gonzales

Darrell Gonzales, MD is a board-certified dermatologist who provides the highest quality medical and aesthetic skin care to patients of all ages in the San Diego area. He offers a complete menu of dermatological services at Coastal Medical & Cosmetic Dermatology, a leading medical and cosmetic dermatology practice with three convenient locations in San Diego, La Jolla, and Chula Vista, California.

As an expert in all medical matters involving the skin, Dr. Gonzales is dedicated to providing comprehensive care and world-class treatments to help patients achieve their skin health and rejuvenation goals.  

A native of California, Dr. Gonzales received his undergraduate degree from the University of California, Los Angeles, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude and was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa. He obtained his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, one of the top medical schools in the country.

After completing a medical internship at Pennsylvania Hospital, Dr. Gonzales went on to receive his dermatology specialty training at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. In addition to his clinical training, he has been involved in a wide range of medical research, from basic science to health policy issues.

Dr. Gonzales is a sought-after speaker and practitioner for his knowledge of acne, psoriasis, skin cancer and advanced laser therapies, including photorejuvenation, or IPL. Dr. Gonzales is also a Fellow of both the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery.

Dr. Gonzales is known for his warm bedside manner, meticulous attention to detail, and high integrity. Patients refer their own family, friends, and colleagues to his practice knowing that he provides the highest standard of care in a warm and comfortable environment.

In his spare time, Dr. Gonzales loves spending time with his wife and twin girls. You can find them taking full advantage of everything San Diego has to offer including the beaches, boating and bicycling.  Dr. Gonzales encourages all his patients to have fun in the sun while practicing smart skin protection.


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Darrell Gonzales, MD is a board-certified dermatologist who provides the highest quality medical and aesthetic skin care to patients of all ages in the San Diego area. He offers a complete menu of dermatological services at Coastal Medical & Cosmetic Dermatology, a leading medical and cosmetic dermatology practice with three convenient locations in San Diego, La Jolla, and Chula Vista, California.

As an expert in all medical matters involving the skin, Dr. Gonzales is dedicated to providing comprehensive care and world-class treatments to help patients achieve their skin health and rejuvenation goals.  

A native of California, Dr. Gonzales received his undergraduate degree from the University of California, Los Angeles, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude and was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa. He obtained his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, one of the top medical schools in the country.

After completing a medical internship at Pennsylvania Hospital, Dr. Gonzales went on to receive his dermatology specialty training at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. In addition to his clinical training, he has been involved in a wide range of medical research, from basic science to health policy issues.

Dr. Gonzales is a sought-after speaker and practitioner for his knowledge of acne, psoriasis, skin cancer and advanced laser therapies, including photorejuvenation, or IPL. Dr. Gonzales is also a Fellow of both the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery.

Dr. Gonzales is known for his warm bedside manner, meticulous attention to detail, and high integrity. Patients refer their own family, friends, and colleagues to his practice knowing that he provides the highest standard of care in a warm and comfortable environment.

In his spare time, Dr. Gonzales loves spending time with his wife and twin girls. You can find them taking full advantage of everything San Diego has to offer including the beaches, boating and bicycling.  Dr. Gonzales encourages all his patients to have fun in the sun while practicing smart skin protection.



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