Isaac Neuhaus, MD

Dermatologic surgeon

Dr. Isaac Neuhaus is a dermatologic surgeon at the UCSF Dermatologic Surgery and Laser Center at Mount Zion. He specializes in Mohs micrographic surgery and surgical reconstruction for skin cancer. He is an expert in laser surgery and treats a variety of vascular and pigmentary lesions. He is a member of the UCSF Birthmarks and Vascular Anomalies Clinic, where he uses lasers to treat extensive vascular malformations. He also performs cosmetic procedures such as laser rejuventation of photodamaged skin, Botox, soft tissue filler injections, chemical peels, sclerotherapy and liposuction.

Neuhaus earned a medical degree at the University of Florida and completed an internship at Brigham & Women's Hospital in Boston, a dermatology residency at UCSF where he was chief resident, and a Mohs surgery and procedural dermatology fellowship at UCSF. In his research, he studies skin cancer surgery and laser treatment. He is a member of the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) and received an ASDS Cutting Edge Research Grant. He is past president of the California Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery, and a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, American College of Mohs Surgery and American Medical Association. He is an associate professor of dermatology at UCSF.


Birthmarks & Vascular Anomalies Center
1701 Divisadero St.
San Francisco, CA 94115
Appointments: (415) 353–7823
Clinic: (415) 353–7800
Fax: (415) 353–7478

Hours: First Friday of the month, 8 a.m. – noon

Dermatologic Surgery and Laser Center
1701 Divisadero St.
San Francisco, CA 94115
Phone: (415) 353–7878
Fax: (415) 353–7838

Hours: Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

HHT Center of Excellence
185 Berry St., Suite 180, Lobby 6
San Francisco, CA 94107
Phone: (415) 353-8867
Fax: (415) 353-4503

Hours: Monday to Friday,
8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Melanoma and Skin Cancer Program
1600 Divisadero St., Third Floor
San Francisco, CA 94115
Phone: (415) 353-9900
Fax: (415) 885-3802

Hours: Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Conditions & Treatments

Board Certification

Dermatology, American Board of Dermatology

Academic Title

Associate Professor

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University of Florida 2000


UCSF Medical Center, Dermatology 2004


UCSF Medical Center, Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Procedural Dermatology 2005

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Zhang B, Zhao S, Neuhaus I. canvasDesigner: A versatile interactive high-resolution scientific multi-panel visualization toolkit. Bioinformatics. 2018 May 03.
  2. Wang X, Tilford C, Neuhaus I, Mintier G, Guo Q, Feder JN, Kirov S. CRISPR-DAV: CRISPR NGS data analysis and visualization pipeline. Bioinformatics. 2017 Dec 01; 33(23):3811-3812.
  3. Valdebran M, Neuhaus I, North J. Pseudocarcinomatous Epithelial Hyperplasia Induced by Imiquimod: A Mimic of Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma. Dermatol Surg. 2017 06; 43(6):874-876.

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