Christine Lee, MD, M.P.H., is board-certified by the American Board of Dermatology. She has sub-specialized fellowship training in Laser Surgery, Cosmetic Surgery, Mohs Micrographic Surgery/Skin Cancer/Facial Plastic Reconstruction, and Advanced Dermatologic Surgery from the University of California, San Francisco. She is founder and director of The East Bay Laser & Skin Care Center, Inc. in Walnut Creek, CA. She is also an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Dermatologic Surgery at the University of California, San Francisco.
She is an internationally recognized pioneer in the field of laser cosmetic surgery and is a research adviser and consultant to the laser and cosmetic industry. She has lectured to physicians all around the world and been involved with the training of thousands of physicians. On the cutting edge of laser technology, she works extensively with many laser companies to develop new devices and procedures that have become gold standards within the industry. Through her own research, Dr. Lee has developed techniques that have greatly improved the effectiveness and results of laser treatments. She has treated countless patients in her practice and owns more than 40 lasers in her private practice and has access to many more. She has tested and has experience with most every laser device on the market.
She has authored numerous scientific articles and papers on laser surgery, cosmetic surgery, skin cancer, and dermatologic surgery. Sought out for her expertise in all matters of the skin, including the treatment of ethnic skin with lasers, Dr. Lee has been featured in many media outlets including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Washington Post, New York Post, Time magazine, Chicago Tribune, Sacramento Bee, Parade, In-Style, W Magazine, Redbook, Allure, Glamour, Seventeen, Fitness, Self, Shape, More, Marie Claire, Elle, Woman’s Day, Women’s Health, Good Morning America, ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox News, CNN, Lifetime Channel, Bay Area People, and the Discovery Channel. She has published numerous scientific papers and articles in addition to being the author of “The Ultimate Guide for the Best Skin Ever: Lasers”. She was awarded the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery President’s Award and Grassroots Patient Advocacy Award for significant contributions to her specialty and efforts in patient education and advocacy.