Rita Khodosh


Quality improvement enthusiast and dog lover

About me

Dr. Rita Khodosh is a dermatologist who enjoys treating all dermatological problems, ranging from common conditions – such as acne, rashes and skin cancer – to complex disorders that require collaboration with the patient's entire health care team. She performs surgical and cosmetic procedures.

Khodosh strives to match treatment options to each patient's specific needs. Committed to being a lifelong learner, she is continually updating her knowledge and skills to provide her patients with the very best of modern dermatological care.

After earning her doctorate in biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, she earned her medical degree at Harvard Medical School. She completed a residency in dermatology at Stanford Health Care.

In addition to caring for patients, Khodosh teaches doctors pursuing their residencies at Mark Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center. She is the Director for safety and quality for the department of dermatology and the Faculty site lead for the China Basin clinic.

  • Education

    Harvard School of Medicine, 2007

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology, PhD, Biology, 2005

  • Residencies

    Stanford Health Care, Dermatology, 2011

  • Board Certifications

    Dermatology, American Board of Dermatology

  • Academic Title

    Assistant Professor