Dr. Syrus Rayhan and his associates strive to provide you with the highest quality in dermatologic care.
Dr. Syrus Rayhan has been practicing dermatology in Orange County for over 25 years. He is board certified in dermatology and board certified in dermatopathology by the American Board of Dermatology. Dr. Rayhan served as an Associate Clinical Professor at the University of California-Irvine for over 25 years and was among the first dermatologists to teach laser courses at the renowned Beckman Laser Institute at UC-Irvine. He has also contributed as an author in multiple textbooks on laser treatments in dermatology. Dr. Rayhan offers a complete range of dermatologic care at his office including medical dermatology, dermatologic surgery, Mohs micrographic surgery for the removal of skin cancers and cosmetic dermatology including Botox and fillers.
Dr. Rayhan is Fellow of the American Board of Dermatology, the American Academy of Dermatlogy, and is also a member of the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery, the American Society of Dermatopathology, and the International Society of Dermatopathology.
Dr. David Rayhan earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Sciences with latin honors from the University of California-Irvine. He then went on to earn his M.D. from the University of California-Irvine School of Medicine. While at
UC-Irvine Dr. Rayhan conducted research on the prevention of skin damage due to radiation treatments for cancer and also in laser treatment of vascular skin lesions. His work was published in the journal Dermatologic Surgery.
Following medical school Dr. Rayhan completed his internship at the University of Nevada School of Medicine and the University Medical Center of Southern Nevada, the state's only burn center, center for limb and finger reattachment and the state's only level one trauma center. Following internship, Dr. Rayhan completed a post-doctoral research fellowship at the Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. There he worked with his chairman Dr. Michael Kolodney MD PhD, the inventor of Kybella the world's only FDA approved drug for reduction of fat under the chin. Dr. Rayhan also conducted the first study that sequenced and analyzed the genome of the most common form of skin cancer called basal cell carcinoma. His findings were published in the Journal of Investigative Dermatology.
After completing his research, Dr. Rayhan completed his residency in dermatology at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center where he also served as Chief Resident. While serving as Chief Resident Dr. Rayhan was awarded a grant from the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery to perform a preceptorship in cosmetic dermatology with Dr. Vic Narurkar at the Bay Area Laser Institute in San Francisco. During his residency Dr. Rayhan also trained at the renowned cancer center at City of Hope National Medical Center and gained experience in pediatric dermatology working at Children's Hospital Los Angeles. In addition, Dr. Rayhan was awarded a prize for Top Presentation at the annual Cosmetic Surgery Forum in Las Vegas, Nevada. His findings were published in the journal SKINmed.
Bachelor of Science: UC-Irvine
M.D.: UC-Irvine School of Medicine
Internship: University of Nevada School of Medicine
Dermatology Residency: Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
Post-Doctoral Fellowship: Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
Dr. Kim Tang is board certified in dermatology by the American Board of Dermatology. She brings her adept surgical skills to our practice. Dr. Tang obtained her M.D. and completed her dermatology residency at the University of California-Irvine. Dr. Tang performs dermatologic surgery including Mohs Micrographic Surgery for the precise removal and reconstruction of skin cancer at our office. Dr. Tang also offers a full spectrum of cosmetic dermatology services including Botox and fillers.
Jennifer Hembree is our physician assistant. Jennifer obtained her bachelor's degree from the University of California-Santa Barbara and her masters degree in physician assistant science from Saint Francis University in Pennsylvania. Jennifer has over 10 years of experience performing laser hair removal, microdermabrassion, and IPL-Photofacial for skin rejuvenation and Acne Rosacea. Jennifer offers occasional weekend hours in our office.