The California Skin Institute (CSI) team consists of experienced physicians, nurses, cosmetic consultants, aestheticians, and support staff who are committed to providing the highest quality of dermatology care. Many of the staff have worked at CSI for many years and have a broad experience in managing the most challenging skin patients. We are committed to staying on the cutting edge and work diligently to ensure that our patients are treated in the manner that we would expect for our own family members. Learn about our Aesthetic/Skin Care services.
Joan Gonzalez, Licensed Clinical Aesthetician – Los Altos
Joan started her career as a medical assistant in 1991, working for Dr. Todd Anhalt, Dermatologist. She then obtained her aesthetician license and has continued to educate herself in the field of skincare; she now has over 20 years of experience. She is a sought after mentor and speaker, and has trained dozens of other aestheticians with her extensive training in the anatomy of the skin and other skin conditions. Joan specializes in corrective skin care and has built a clientele of over 500 happy clients. She is on the cutting edge of technology and has mastered the art of skin rejuvenation treatments with the use of DermaSweep.
Joan works Monday through Friday and is available for appointments at (650) 917-7711.
Carol Rosenthal, Licensed Clinical Aesthetician – Monterey at Ryan Ranch
Carol has been a healthcare professional and a skincare expert for nearly two decades. Her goals are to provide her patients with all the necessary tools and education to enable a graceful aging process, and minimize the effects of time on our appearance and skin.
Carol’s hours are Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM and Saturday’s and evenings upon request.
Shirley Rossi, Licensed Clinical Aesthetician – San Jose/Los Gatos
Shirley comes to the California Skin Institute with 10 years of experience. Her goal is to work with her patients to achieve healthy, younger looking skin through specialized services and home care regimens.
Shirley’s hours are Tuesday through Friday, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, and Saturdays from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM.
Candy Tong, Clinical Aesthetician – San Mateo & San Francisco Pacific Heights
Candy Tong comes to CSI with over 5 years of skin care experience. After suffering from facial lacerations in a car accident, Candy has been on a mission to educate herself on improving the condition of her skin and along the way, developed a passion to help and educate others to do the same. She cares and understands each patient’s individual needs and strives to help them look and feel their best. Seeing the difference she makes in people’s lives has truly made this a rewarding profession for Candy.
Candy’s hours are 8-5 Tuesdays & Fridays, SF 8-5 Thursdays at San Mateo.
Jean Williamson, Licensed Clinical Aesthetician – Monterey at Ryan Ranch
Jean has almost 20 years of skin care experience. She is committed to helping her clients reach their goals of better quality skin with enthusiasm and expertise. Jean understands value and quality and is determined to help her clients find affordable, high quality solutions.
Jean’s hours are Monday – Thursday, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.