Dr. William Ting, Board-Certified Dermatologist
at California Dermatology Care
2262 Camino Ramon, San Ramon, CA 94583
500 Alfred Nobel Drive, Suite #185, Hercules, CA 94547
Tel: 925-328-0255
Email: staff@CalDermCare.com
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MEDICAL DERMATOLOGY

Acne and Acne Scar

Excimer Laser for Psoriasis & Vitiligo

Keloid & Hypertrophic Scar Laser Therapy

Mohs Surgery for Skin Cancers

Nail Fungus GenesisPlus Laser Therapy

Photodynamic Therapy

Psoriasis & NBUVB Phototherapy

Radiotherapy Nonsurgical SRT for Skin Cancer and Keloid 

Skin Allergy Patch Test

Sweating Disorder MiraDry for Hyperhidrosis

Wart Laser Therapy

Women's Wellness Center


COSMETIC DERMATOLOGY

Aesthetician Services
Microdermabrasion
 

Botox, Dysport & Xeomin

Cellfina Cellulite Therapy

CoolSculpting (dual-Sculpt and CoolAdvantage available)

Facial Redness/Vein Laser Therapy

Fillers injection for Wrinkles

Fractional CO2 laser

INFINI Microneedling RF

Laser Surgery Services
Acne/Pore reducing Laser
Collagen Stimulating Laser
Excimer Laser
Facial Veins laser
Hair Laser Removal
IPL Fotofacial
Melasma Laser
Nail Fungus Laser
Resurfacing Laser
Scar revision Laser
Tattoo Removal Lasers
VBeam Pulse Dye Laser
Vlase
Wart Laser


Latisse

Leg Vein Laser Therapy & Asclera Sclerotherapy

Liposonix + Vaser Shape Nonsurgical Body Sculpting
 

Melasma and Pigmentation

Pore Size Reduction and Laser Rejuvenation

PRP for Hair Loss and Rejuvenation

Sculptra and Voluma Liquid Facelift

Ulthera natural lift & skin tightening of face and neck

Vlase for Feminine Dryness, Atrophy, Stress-induced incontinence 

Women's Wellness Center



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Dr. William Ting has expertise in treating the entire spectrum of medical dermatology, with emphasis in preventive medicine and personalized recommendations. He enjoys taking care of patients with acne, eczema, hair and nail disorders, rashes, psoriasis and skin cancers.

He is at the forefront of medical dermatology and dermatologic research. He continues to publish articles in peer-reviewed dermatology journals. He is an early pioneer of photodynamic therapy (PDT) and one of the most experienced practitioners of PDT in the Bay Area. He is the first dermatologist in the San Francisco Bay Area and Northern California to introduce Lutronic Spectra, GenesisPlus, Picosure Lasers for melasma, acne, scar revision, pore size reduction as well as the Cutera GenesisPlus laser for advanced nail fungus laser treatment, keloid and hypertrophic scar, warts and scar revision.

Dr. Ting is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) and American Society of Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS). He is a member of the National Psoriasis Foundation and International Hyperhidrosis Society.

Innovative Therapeutic Approach to Common Skin Conditions

Acne

Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis)

Hair and Nail disorders

  • Maximize therapeutic synergy and efficacy by utilizing both prescription-strength and over-the counter products when available
  • Comprehensive workup including bloodwork and biopsy if necessary
  • Systemic oral hormonal therapy for women and men when indicated

Psoriasis 

Rosacea

  • Multi-prong approach to minimize redness
  • Low-dose 'non-antibiotic' anti-inflammatory oral medication for long-term remission 
  • Emphasis on prevention
  • Fotofacial/IPL laser utilizing Cynosure XPL/Elite MPX
  • Cutera GenesisPlus Laser with or without combination with IPL 
  • Diode laser for facial veins
  • VBeam Pulse Dye Laser, the new gold standard for rosacea and facial redness

Skin Cancer 

  • Emphasis on prophylactic treatments with topical 5-FU, imiquimod, diclofenac, ingenol mebutate and oral chemopreventive therapy such as Erivedge, and Soriatane.
  • Reduce future risks of skin cancer with photodynamic therapy, TCA chemical peels and/or fractional CO2 resurfacing laser  
  • Superficial Radiotherapy (SRT) may be the new gold standard as a nonsurgical modality to treat non-melanoma skincancer
  • Mohs Surgery to achieve highest cure rate and tissue sparing
  • Close colloboration with plastic surgeon(s) as needed  

Sweating Disorder (Hyperhidrosis) 

Vitiligo

Warts 


ABCD of Mole Check

 

 

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American Academy of Dermatology
American Society of Dermatologic Surgery
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International Hyperhidrosis Society
National Psoriasis Foundation

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Feb 19, 2018 05:35AM

AAD 2018: Treatment with Lilly's Taltz(R) (ixekizumab) Resulted in Improvement in Impact of Genital Psoriasis on Sexual Activity

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Feb 18, 2018 08:49AM

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Feb 17, 2018 06:35PM

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Feb 16, 2018 11:00AM

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Feb 15, 2018 04:57AM

Texas dermatology company expands into St. Louis with acquisition

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Feb 14, 2018 01:00AM

Pfizer receives Breakthrough Therapy designation from FDA for PF-04965842, an oral JAK1 Inhibitor, for the treatment of patients with moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis

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Feb 13, 2018 09:14PM

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Feb 13, 2018 12:47PM

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Think Extermination Ends Your Bedbug Woes? Think Again

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Feb 12, 2018 01:00PM

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Feb 11, 2018 11:00PM

Shingles: A Painful Rash -- Is It Shingles?

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Feb 11, 2018 11:00PM

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Feb 09, 2018 01:11PM

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Feb 09, 2018 10:00AM

Pain of Acne More Than Skin Deep

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Feb 09, 2018 10:00AM

Acne Linked to Increased Risk of Major Depressive Disorder

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Feb 08, 2018 09:00PM

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Feb 08, 2018 05:00PM

Poll: Personal Beliefs Shouldn ? t Allow Doctors to Refuse to Treat

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Feb 08, 2018 04:29PM

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Feb 07, 2018 01:18PM

Why You Should Wear Sunscreen on Every Flight

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Feb 07, 2018 05:00AM

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Feb 06, 2018 09:14PM

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Feb 06, 2018 09:00PM

Smallpox vaccine study yields favorable results

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Feb 06, 2018 09:00PM

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Feb 06, 2018 03:43PM

A nighttime shower is better for you than a morning wash á

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Feb 06, 2018 12:00AM

Medical News Today: What is red man syndrome?

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Feb 05, 2018 11:00PM

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Feb 05, 2018 10:00AM

Melanoma Rates Rising for Boomers, Falling Among Young

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Feb 05, 2018 08:00AM

Medical News Today: How do you treat erythema nodosum?

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Feb 05, 2018 07:00AM

Medical News Today: Causes and treatments for nasolabial folds

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Feb 04, 2018 06:35PM

Do You Screen Patients for Depression?

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Feb 02, 2018 12:52PM

Most Infection Specialists Fail to Advise Short-duration Antibiotic Therapy Most Infection Specialists Fail to Advise Short-duration Antibiotic Therapy

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Feb 02, 2018 07:00AM

Dog Bites More Common for Anxious People

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Feb 02, 2018 07:00AM

Medical News Today: How to get rid of jowls

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Feb 01, 2018 11:01PM

Dermatology practice to expand under new ownership

A stronger focus on medical dermatology, versus cosmetic procedures, should help drive growth, new owner says. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)

Feb 01, 2018 11:00PM

Patients, Doctors Often Differ About Scars After Surgery

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Feb 01, 2018 09:41PM

Dermatology practice to expand under new ownership

A stronger focus on medical dermatology, versus cosmetic procedures, should help drive growth, new owner says. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)

Feb 01, 2018 07:54AM

Amneal Introduces Isotretinoin Capsules, USP

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Jan 31, 2018 11:00AM

Medical News Today: What is this bump on my eyelid?

This article examines their causes and treatment options. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)

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Jan 31, 2018 08:52AM

Yale dermatologists successfully restore skin color in vitiligo patients

A Yale team has successfully applied a novel combination therapy ? an arthritis medication and light therapy ? to restore skin color in vitiligo patients. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)

Jan 31, 2018 07:00AM

Medical News Today: How to prevent and improve crepey skin

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Jan 30, 2018 11:00PM

Winter Weather Skin Savers

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Jan 30, 2018 09:00PM

Vitiligo treated successfully with arthritis drug and light therapy

(Yale University) Building on prior research that examined the use of an arthritis medication to treat vitiligo, a team of Yale dermatologists has successfully applied a novel combination therapy -- the medication and light -- to restore skin color in patients. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)

Jan 30, 2018 06:35PM

Plant Protein Illuminates Cancer Study

(MedPage Today) -- Researchers use a light-sensitive protein to track cancer metastasis (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)

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Jan 30, 2018 09:00AM

Medical News Today: What you should know about trench foot

A look at trench foot, a condition that happens when the feet are exposed to damp and moisture for an extended time. Included is detail on prevention. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)

Jan 30, 2018 08:35AM

A Role for Budesonide in Autoimmune Hepatitis? (CME/CE)

(MedPage Today) -- Effective second-line treatment after prednisolone failure (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)

Jan 30, 2018 07:00AM

Medical News Today: How do dermarollers work?

Learn all about how to use dermarollers, and what effects they could have on the skin. We also look at things to consider when dermarolling. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)

Jan 30, 2018 06:30AM

Neoadjuvant Therapy Controls High-Risk Melanoma (CME/CE)

(MedPage Today) -- Trial of targeted combination stopped early (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)

Jan 30, 2018 06:00AM

Medical News Today: What are the best ways to get rid of large pores?

A look at how to get rid of large pores if they cause aesthetic discomfort. Included is detail on home remedies and why pores become enlarged. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)

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Jan 29, 2018 09:00PM

No definitive causal link between sunbed use and malignant melanoma

(Saarland University) A careful review of the currently available medical data shows that there is no proven causal relationship between moderate solarium use and increased melanoma risk. This is the conclusion reached by an international group of researchers headed by Professor Dr. J ÷ rg Reichrath, Deputy Director of the Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Allergology at Saarland University Hospital in Homburg/Saar. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)

Jan 29, 2018 05:00PM

Regulators Trying to Reduce Physician Burden Linked to EHR

Agency head describes the multifactorial burden, which is being addressed on different levels (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)

Jan 29, 2018 10:00AM

Health Care Spending Up, Mainly Due to Rising Prices

Spending increasing despite no change or decline in utilization of most health care services (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)

Jan 28, 2018 04:51PM

Should I Worry About This Telangiectasia?

Discussion Vascular stains are common problems that parents seek guidance about as they are often particularly worried that there may be an underlying problem or that it may be a long-term cosmetic problem. Fortunately many resolve or become less prominent or have treatment available. The term vascular stains includes all vascular malformations but commonly refers more directly to capillary malformations which are quite common. Some common vascular stains include: Nevus simplex Names: Angel’s kiss (glabella or forehead), salmon patch, stork bite (nape of neck), nevus roseus, fading macular stain Epidemiology: Very common in newborns (82%) Appearance: Pink to bright red or violaceous with indistinct borders, midline location. Becomes more distinct with activity Associated with: ecze...

Jan 27, 2018 02:35PM

Cornerstone Therapy in Atopic Dermatitis

(MedPage Today) -- Moisturizers recommended, but product choice largely comes down to patient choice (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)

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Jan 27, 2018 03:00AM

Medical News Today: Is it seborrheic keratosis or skin cancer?

Seborrheic keratosis is a noncancerous condition that can look a lot like melanoma. In this article, learn about the difference and when to see a doctor. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)

Jan 26, 2018 08:59AM

Yale Medicine offers tips for helping kids to avoid dry skin this winter

Dry skin and eczema can affect as many as 17% of kids ? especially during cold winter months. Find crucial tips on dealing with it from Yale dermatologists. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)

Jan 26, 2018 03:00AM

Medical News Today: How do you prevent sweating after eating?

Gustatory sweating is a condition that causes sweating when someone eats, talks, or thinks about food. We look at the causes and treatment options. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)

Jan 25, 2018 11:00PM

How to Take Action Against Acne

Title: How to Take Action Against AcneCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/26/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/26/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)

Jan 25, 2018 06:35PM

Surgery Reigns in New Skin Cancer Guides

(MedPage Today) -- AAD addresses SCC, BCC in separate guidelines (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)

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Jan 25, 2018 09:00AM

Study: Insufficient Oversight on Modifying FDA-Approved Devices (CME/CE)

(MedPage Today) -- Phenomenon with dermatology devices reinforces need for greater evidence review (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)

Jan 24, 2018 09:00AM

Bovie Medical launches IDE J-Plasma dermal skin resurfacing study

Bovie Medicalá(NYSE:BVX)ásaid today it launched an FDA investigational device exemption clinical study of its J-Plasma surgical cutter, looking to explore the use of the device in dermal skin resurfacing. The first patient in the trial was enrolled by Dr. J. Holcomb at Sarasota, Fla.’s Institute for Integrated Aesthetics. The J-Plasma device is a plasma-based cutter and coagulator that uses helium ionization to produce a focused beam of ionized gas over a blade, used for cutting or coagulating during surgeries, the Clearwater, Fla.-based company said. In its newly launched multi-center, single arm, evaluator-blind prospective study, Bovie Medical aims to evaluate the safety and efficacy of the J-Plasma system for reducing facial wrinkles and rhytides. The study is looking to enroll...

Jan 24, 2018 07:00AM

Medical News Today: What you should know about third nipples

A look a third (sometimes called supernumary) nipples, a rare condition where a person has an extra one. Included is detail on causes and diagnosis. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)

Jan 23, 2018 11:00AM

Medical News Today: Morphea: Causes, types, and outlook

Morphea is a rare skin condition that results in areas of skin becoming hardened or discolored. Learn more about the causes and prognosis. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)

Jan 23, 2018 10:00AM

Diabetes Tied to Higher Rates of Serious Infection

Findings demonstrate an important population burden, including hospitalization and death (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)

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Jan 23, 2018 07:00AM

Medical News Today: Can a mole disappear?

When a new mole appears or a previously stable mole begins changing, it could be a sign of cancer. What about when a mole disappears? (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)

Jan 22, 2018 06:12PM

Low-Dose Trifluoperazine May Help Ease Morgellons Symptoms Low-Dose Trifluoperazine May Help Ease Morgellons Symptoms

Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)