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Leila Ettefagh, MD

Board Certified Dermatologist located in Newport Beach, CA

About Dr. Ettefagh

Leila Ettefagh, MD, is a board-certified dermatologist and the co-founder of Island Dermatology. Dr. Ettefagh started Island Dermatology with her husband, David Nami, DO, and they have since expanded their practice locations to serve patients across Southern California in Newport Beach, Glendora, Downey, Santa Ana, and Victorville. She has a special interest in diagnosing and treating skin cancer.

Dr. Ettefagh earned her bachelor’s degree in biological sciences from Stanford University and graduated with honors. She then completed her medical degree at the University of California, San Francisco. Dr. Ettefagh furthered her training with a residency in dermatology at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, where she served as Chief Resident. 

In addition to serving patients at Island Dermatology, Dr. Ettefagh is a clinical instructor of dermatology at Western University of Health Sciences and the University of California Irvine. She is affiliated with Hoag Hospital and the American Academy of Dermatology.

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Leila Ettefagh, MD, is a board-certified dermatologist and the co-founder of Island Dermatology. Dr. Ettefagh started Island Dermatology with her husband, David Nami, DO, and they have since expanded their practice locations to serve patients across Southern California in Newport Beach, Glendora, Downey, Santa Ana, and Victorville. She has a special interest in diagnosing and treating skin cancer.

Dr. Ettefagh earned her bachelor’s degree in biological sciences from Stanford University and graduated with honors. She then completed her medical degree at the University of California, San Francisco. Dr. Ettefagh furthered her training with a residency in dermatology at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, where she served as Chief Resident. 

In addition to serving patients at Island Dermatology, Dr. Ettefagh is a clinical instructor of dermatology at Western University of Health Sciences and the University of California Irvine. She is affiliated with Hoag Hospital and the American Academy of Dermatology.


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