Your first visit to Santa Monica Dermatology Medical Group establishes a vital foundation for our relationship with you. During the first visit, we make sure to obtain important background information, your medical history, and give you time to get to know your doctor. To understand what to expect for your first visit to our practice, please read through this page.
You'll find all the practical information you need, such as a map and directions to our office, practice hours, payment policies and more.
There is background information about our committed staff and our first visit procedures. You can also save some time by printing out and completing the patient forms in advance of your appointment.
Our practice is working together to realize a shared vision of uncompromising excellence in medicine.
To fulfill this mission, we are committed to:
- Listening to those we are privileged to serve.
- Earning the trust and respect of patients, profession and community.
- Exceeding your expectations.
- Ensuring a creative, challenging and compassionate professional environment.
- Striving for continuous improvement at all levels.
What To Expect
Being well-prepared for your appointment will ensure that the doctor has all of the needed information to provide the best possible care for you. It will also help alleviate any unnecessary anxiety you may be feeling prior to your first appointment. Educate yourself on your symptoms by reviewing the content on this Web site. Also, take some time to review our staff page and familiarize yourself with the doctors. We look forward to your first visit.
Please print and fill out these forms so we can expedite your first visit:
- Office Financial Policy
- Patient Registration
- Surgery Consent
- Postoperative Instructions
- MOHS preoperative Instructions
In order to view or print these forms you will need Adobe Acrobat Reader installed.
Click here to download it.
All patients who do not cancel their regular and cosmetic appointments 24 hours ahead of time will be charged a $50 fee.