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Dr. Lisa Benest, Medical and Cosmetic Dermatology

Dr. Lisa Benest

Dr. Lisa Benest received her medical degree at UC Irvine, completing her internship at UCLA and residency at New York Medical College, where she served as Chief Resident. A diplomat of the American Board of Dermatology and a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, Dr. Benest has been in private practice for over 15 years. She specializes in Medical and Cosmetic Dermatology, as well as Skin Cancer Surgery. Dr. Benest is known for her holistic and nutritional approach to medicine, as well as her friendly and personal care.


Dr. Amir Larian

Dr. Amir Larain

Dr. Amir Larian is a graduate of the UC San Diego School of Medicine. He subsequently completed his internship at UCSD, going on to a research fellowship and Dermatology residency at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City, where he also served as Chief Resident. A diplomat of the American Board of Dermatology and a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, Dr. Larian offers complete Medical, Surgical and Cosmetic Dermatology Services.

His philosophy is simple: "Help patients achieve healthy, beautiful skin in a professional environment, and provide them with the experience and expertise that we would want for ourselves and our families."


Dr. Yuval Bibi

Dr. Yuval Bibi

Dr. Yuval Bibi earned his medical degree, as well as PhD in developmental neuroscience and zinc biology, at Ben Gurion University, Israel. Subsequently, he worked as a postdoctoral research fellow at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, studying cervical cancer biology and the human papilloma virus.

Dr. Bibi completed his residency training at the combined Boston University-Tufts University Dermatology program. Prior to joining Benest Dermatology, he worked in Boston in private practice, as well as an academic position, for over 4 years. His clinical practices include Skin Cancer Prevention and Treatment, Laser Surgery and Genital Dermatology. He is a diplomat of the American Board of Dermatology and a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology.

Dr. Bibi emphasizes providing holistic patient care, with a timely and empathetic emphasis.

Outside the office, Dr. Bibi’s interests include: film acting, screenwriting, horticulture, nature hiking and fitness.


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