Dr. Joanna Chan
Dr. Joanna Chan is a board-certified dermatologist, fellowship-trained Mohs micrographic surgeon, and full partner at Laser Skin Care Center in Long Beach, CA. She is an expert in the surgical management of skin cancers and a variety of cosmetic procedures such as Botox neuromodulators, lasers, injectable fillers, Kybella double chin reduction, chemical peels and treatment of leg veins. Dr. Chan is also trained in advanced surgical reconstruction and local anesthesia cosmetic surgical procedures such as eyelid blepharoplasty and neck liposuction. Her passion is to create beautifully natural results utilizing advanced, non-invasive laser, injectable, and lifting procedures, all with a philosophy of outstanding care based on expertise and specialized attention to the particular needs of each patient. She speaks Spanish, Fujian / Taiwanese, and Mandarin and has a special interest in treating patients with skin of color.
Medical Education & Training
Dr. Chan completed her undergraduate degree at Harvard University, medical degree at Stanford Medical School, dermatology residency at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, and completed a Mohs College accredited fellowship at the prestigious California Skin Institute focusing on Mohs surgery and cosmetic surgery techniques. She has presented at national conferences and has published numerous articles on a broad range of subjects including melanoma, surgical techniques, lasers, and aesthetics. She is the recipient of the Cutting Edge Research Grant Program given by the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery and has repeatedly been named among the Super Doctors® “Rising Stars.” As a clinical faculty member of University of California Irvine, she also trains surgical and medical residents and students. Dr. Chan is Assistant Clinical Professor at UC Irvine, widely published, and has been named Super Doctors Rising Star, American Cancer League honoree, and Doctors’ Choice Award Long Beach winner.