Dr. Carina Woodruff is a dermatologist who cares for patients with a wide variety of skin conditions, including acne, eczema, psoriasis, benign growths, moles, skin cancer and autoimmune or infectious skin diseases. She has a special interest in contact and occupational dermatitis.

Woodruff earned her medical degree at Yale School of Medicine and completed a residency in dermatology at UCSF.

Woodruff is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, American Medical Association, American Contact Dermatitis Society and Women's Dermatologic Society.

Woodruff is originally from Sao Paulo, Brazil. Outside of work, she enjoys traveling and spending time with her husband, daughter, son and King Charles spaniels, Poppy and Percy.

  • Education

    Yale School of Medicine, 2015

  • Residencies

    UCSF, Dermatology, 2019

  • Board Certifications

    Dermatology, American Board of Dermatology

I believe in a holistic approach to care and consider it a privilege and joy to care for patients.

Clinics I work with

Dermatology Clinic at China Basin

185 Berry St., Lobby 1, Suite 1000
San Francisco, CA 94107

Dermatology Clinic at Mount Zion

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

My reviews


Overall Experience
164 Reviews
I consider myself very fortunate to have Dr. Woodruff as my doctor. Thank You Dr. Woodruff
Explained things in a way that was easy to understand
164 Reviews
Did the doctor pay attention to your concerns
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Gave easy to understand instructions about taking care of health problems or concerns
162 Reviews
Knew the important information about your medical history
164 Reviews
The provider showed respect for what you had to say
164 Reviews
The provider spent enough time with me
164 Reviews