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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Attentive Staff

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

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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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Dear Valued Patients:

We are looking forward to being back in the office gradually over the next few weeks.

Remember that we are currently open for essential appointments and Televisits Please contact us for appointment availability. Call between 9 am to 5 pm.

As you come in to the office things are going to look different so we can keep you safe.

*Please do not come to your appointment if you have a fever, a cough, or are experiencing shortness of breath or flu-like symptoms

*Please allow extra time to get here because of restrictions in the elevators.

*Please arrive wearing a mask or any face covering and use the provided hand sanitizer.

*Please limit to one person if you need to be accompanied, extra persons will be asked to leave. NO Children unless they are the patient, one parent per child in this case.

*You will be taken to a room immediately. If no rooms are open, you will need to wait in the lobby 6 feet from others.

Our precautions:

*All staff with will be wearing masks.

*Pens, Ipads, clipboards etc. will be wiped down after each patient use

*All lobby surface, exam rooms, doorknobs and other hard surfaces will be sanitized regularly.

We will get through this together.

See you soon.

Dr. Tuffanelli, Dr. Ng,
Dr. Altimus, Dr. Burroughs,