The Highest Standard of Dermatology

Specializing in the Art of Medical Dermatology for 80 years.


At Epstein and Tuffanelli, we provide a wide range of surgical procedures for removal of benign and cancerous tumors.


Aging of the skin is an important concern for most of us. The number one cause of skin aging is exposure to the sun.

Welcome To Our Practice!

Our mission is to provide patients with the highest level of clinical expertise in a professional, compassionate manner. Our dermatologists embrace the diversity that the great city of San Francisco has to offer, and we proudly treat all skin types, skin tones, and the entire spectrum of dermatologic needs. Whether you require the removal of cancerous skin cells to improve your health or a simple cosmetic procedure to improve your appearance and self-confidence, we have the experience and expertise to deliver the results you desire.

Office Hours

Mon: 8:00 am – 5:00p m

Tue: 8:00 am – 5:00pm

Wed: 8:00 am – 5:00pm

Thu: 8:00 am – 5:00pm

Fri: 8:00 am – 5:00pm

Sat: Closed

Sun: Closed

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See What We Can Do For You

Attentive Staff

Committed to providing you with the most advanced dermatology services available today.

Visit Our Office

Give us a call or visit our office! We are conveniently located in San Francisco, CA.

Modern Office

We are proud to provide a state-of-the-art facility for the highest quality services available.

Certified Doctors

Experienced, highly specialized licensed medical physicians and physician assistants.


Contact our office that is most convenient to you to schedule an appointment with one of our physicians.


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Covid-19 Announcement for Epstein Tuffanelli Dermatology

We will be open daily from 9 am - 3 pm daily.
Emergency visits accepted.
We adhere to strict social distancing and sanitizing procedures. There will be no waiting in the waiting room.
We do not do Coronavirus testing.

We also will be available for Teledermatology or remote visits. These can be scheduled with our front desk or email [email protected]
Questions can also be addressed through our e-mail [email protected] Please leave your full name, date of birth, phone number, email, and a brief description of your issue. Allow 24-36 hours for response through e-mail.

If prescription refills needed please contact your pharmacy to contact us electronically

We value your patronage and wish all a healthy happy next few weeks. Stay healthy and looking forward to seeing you soon.

Best wishes

Drs Lucia Tuffanelli, Judy Ng Richard Burroughs, Debra Altimus