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Dr. Melanie Palm

Melanie D. Palm, MD, MBA is a board-certified dermatologist and fellowship-trained dermatologic cosmetic surgeon. Her dedication to education is a testament to her passion for healthy skin and happy patients. Dr. Palm has authored over 25 published medical articles and four book chapters on varying subjects within the dermatology and cosmetic surgery literature.
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Before & After

  • Cellfina

    Treatment to dimples on thighs

  • Accusculpt

    Laser fat removal to arms in female

  • Liposculpture

    Applied to Thighs

  • Liposculpture

    Applied to Chest

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  • Overall I am extremely impressed with my first visit. Dr. Palm and the staff were incredibly welcoming. It’s by far the best medical practice I have ever experienced.Thank you!

    — Kristen Sullivan

  • The staff was very knowledgeable and Dr. Palm is fabulous! She made me comfortable and hopeful that we could improve my skin.

    — Jessica M.

  • Dr. Palm is AWESOME! And her staff is super helpful and friendly too. Love this office and recommend them to everyone I know! 
Great doctor, great staff & great office!

    — Kenny Eliason

  • I thank Dr Palm and staff for their highest form of integrity, knowledge and professionalism. I have had melanoma twice and trust Dr. Palm to take care of me should it happen again. I sincerely recommend her and her staff as “top of the line.” in their field.

    — Eileen

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  • Sun Protection & Sun Damage Correction – Expert Tips

    Living in Southern California, we all tend to spend our fair share of time outdoors – our team at Art of Skin MD included. Hiking, biking, swimming, beach time – it’s part of why we live in such a beautiful place that feels like summer most of the year! With that in mind, it is […]

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  • Summer Skin Rescue Means Great Savings, Food & Gifts

    Every September, Art of Skin MD hosts our Annual Summer Skin Rescue open house event – and this year, the party promises to be better than ever! Thursday, September 28, 2017 from 5:30 to 7 p.m., Dr. Melanie Palm and the entire team will open our doors here at the clinic to share the latest […]

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  • Eczema – Understanding “The Itch That Rashes”

    Anyone who has suffered from eczema knows the feeling of burning or itching that precedes the redness and irritation to come. This usually shows up on the neck, inside of the elbows, back of the knees, lower legs and hands – and can be problematic to everyday life when not evaluated and treated by a board-certified dermatologist. […]

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  • Advisory Board Recommendations for Sculptra Use

    Journal of Drugs in Dermatology

    Fitzgerald R, Vleggaar D, Hanke CW, Palm MD, Butterwick K, Andrews T, Comstock J, O’Daniel J, Sadick N, Lorenc C. Consensus recommendations on the use of injectable poly-L-lactic acid for facial and nonfacial volumization. J Drugs Dermatol 2014;4 Suppl:s44-51.

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  • Radiofrequency Treatment for Acne Scars

    Dermatologic Surgery

    Peterson JD, Palm MD, Kiripolsky M, Goldman MP. Evaluation of the impact of fractional laser with radiofrequency and a fractionated radiofrequency on the improvement of acne scars. Dermatol Surg 2011;37(9):1260-1267.

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  • IPL and Topical Brightening Regimen for Melasma

    Dermatologic Surgery

    Goldman MP, Gold MH, Palm MD, Colon LE, Preston N, Johnson LA, Gottschalk RW. Sequential treatment with triple combination cream and intense pulsed light is more efficacious than sequential treatment with an inactive (control) cream and intense pulsed light in patients with moderate to severe melasma. Dermatol Surg 2011;37:224-233.

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Request Appointment

Dr. Melanie Palm, Art of Skin, MD and her friendly staff are available to discuss your skin's needs. We offer a variety of cosmetic procedures, from body contouring to injectables. For your convenience, you may submit the request appointment form, and a member of our diligent staff will reply shortly to schedule your consultation.

If you’re experiencing an emergency, do not contact us through our website. Call our office directly at 858.792.SKIN (7546).

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