Jack Resneck Jr.


Vice Chair, Department of Dermatology
National leader in dermatology and health policy

Dr. Jack Resneck, Jr. is a dermatologist who cares for patients with a wide range of skin diseases.

Resneck's research focuses on patient access to care, health care delivery, quality improvement, telemedicine and public health.

Raised in Louisiana, Resneck received his bachelor's degree in public policy from Brown University. He earned his medical degree from UCSF, where he also completed his residency in dermatology. He completed a fellowship in health policy at the UCSF Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies.

Resneck is passionate about advocating for both physicians and patients, and has held several leadership positions in professional organizations. He has served as chair of the American Medical Association's board of trustees and president of the California Society of Dermatology & Dermatologic Surgery. He has served on the board of directors of the American Academy of Dermatology, which has awarded him several presidential citations, including its prestigious Clarence S. Livingood MD Memorial Award and Lectureship. He has also testified several times in congressional hearings on the topics of telemedicine and high drug prices.

  • Education

    UCSF School of Medicine, 1997

  • Residencies

    UCSF, Dermatology, 2001

  • Fellowships

    UCSF, Health Policy, 2003

  • Board Certifications

    Dermatology, American Board of Dermatology

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I'm passionate about service, leadership, the future of health care and advocating for patients and physicians.

Clinics I work with

Dermatology Clinic at Mount Zion

1701 Divisadero St., Third and Fourth Floors
San Francisco, CA 94115

My reviews


Overall Experience
430 Reviews
I am in good hands with Dr. Resneck! It is always a pleasure to see him. His medical expertise is clear and he is very caring.
Explained things in a way that was easy to understand
427 Reviews
Did the doctor pay attention to your concerns
428 Reviews
Gave easy to understand instructions about taking care of health problems or concerns
394 Reviews
Knew the important information about your medical history
427 Reviews
The provider showed respect for what you had to say
429 Reviews
The provider spent enough time with me
425 Reviews