Alan Heller

Alan W. Heller, M.D.

Alan W. Heller, M.D. is triple board-certified in dermatology, dermatopathology, and Mohs micrographic skin cancer surgery.

Following medical school, Dr. Heller completed his residency training in dermatology and became a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. He also performed fellowship trainings in Mohs surgery and in dermatopathology at the Veterans Hospital – University of California Los Angeles (UCLA). And, he subsequently became a Fellow of the American College of Mohs Surgery (ACMS) and a Fellow of the American Boards of Dermatology & Pathology.

Dr. Heller has substantial experience in dermatology, numbering over 35 years and is among the most trusted and respected dermatologists in Southern California. He especially enjoys teaching dermatology residents and received the Dermatology Resident Faculty Appreciation Award at Harbor-UCLA, Division of Dermatology, honoring him as the top instructor.

As an experienced dermatologist, Dr. Heller treats the entire spectrum of medical skin conditions including psoriasis, eczema, acne, warts, skin cancers, and much more. He also specializes in numerous skin rejuvenation procedures including:

  • Botox injections,
  • Facial chemical peels,
  • Cosmetic dermal fillers (such as, Radiesse®, Restylane®, Juvéderm®, and Belotero®),
  • Sclerotherapy to eliminate spider veins of the legs,
  • Blepharoplasty for upper and lower eyelid correction, and
  • Full-body liposuction for surgical fat reduction.

And, as a Mohs surgeon and dermatopathologist, Dr. Heller has the expertise to treat complicated skin cancers using Mohs surgery and provide immediate reconstructive repair.

Dr. Heller’s distinguished background and resume makes him the premier destination for dermatology in the Los Angeles and Orange Counties. If you want to enjoy youthful and more radiant skin, please call Heller Dermatology & Aesthetic Surgery to schedule your appointment.

Misha Heller MD

Misha M. Heller, M.D.

Misha M. Heller, M.D. is a board-certified dermatologist currently practicing in Long Beach, California, serving both Los Angeles and Orange Counties.

Dr. Heller received her medical degree from the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California (USC). While in medical school, she was awarded the Dean’s Research Scholarship pursuing a one-year research fellowship in medical dermatology at the University of California San Francisco (USCF).

Following graduation, she completed her internship year in a combined surgical and medical program at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles, California. She then completed her dermatology residency at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, which is considered to be one of the leading training programs in the country.

She has received numerous awards and accolades in the field of dermatology for her work on such topics, as psoriasis, eczema, autoimmune blistering skin conditions, reconstructive skin surgery, management of skin conditions during pregnancy and lactation, and much more. She has authored 32 published journal articles and 15 book chapters and has given 12 oral presentations and 21 poster presentations at national and international medical conferences.

Dr. Heller specializes in advanced medical dermatology, pediatric dermatology, skin cancer surgery, cosmetic lasers, and skin rejuvenation procedures including Botox injections and dermal fillers. Please call to schedule your consultation at Heller Dermatology & Aesthetic Surgery if you are interested in finding an experienced and compassionate dermatologist in Southern California.

Justin Heller MD

Justin B. Heller, M.D.

Justin B. Heller, M.D. is a board-certified plastic surgeon, achieving the highest honors with the American Board of Plastic Surgery, ranked in the 97th percentile amongst his peers. He is a graduate of the prestigious Yale School of Medicine and completed his plastic surgery training at what is considered by most to be the premier aesthetic surgery program in the country, University of Texas Southwestern in Dallas, Texas.

Dr. Heller has performed fellowship trainings in orthopedic hand and microsurgery at the University of California Irvine (UCI) and in craniofacial surgery through the Sarnat Craniofacial fellowship at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA). His undergraduate studies were at the UCLA, where he graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Science Degree in physiological science.

For his work in plastic and reconstructive surgery, Dr. Heller has received numerous awards and accolades. He has authored 30 abstracts, 31 articles, and given 16 lectures worldwide in plastic and reconstructive surgery. He has also traveled the world for Smile Train, an international charity that provides facial, cleft lip and palate surgery to children in need.

At our office in Long Beach, Dr. Heller performs many of the complex reconstructive repairs following Mohs surgery. This allows patients to have a plastic surgery closure after skin cancer removal.

If you are interested in having a plastic surgeon perform your repair following skin cancer treatment on the same day at one location, please call Heller Dermatology & Aesthetic Surgery to schedule your surgical consultation.

Veronica Martinez, RN

Veronica Martinez, RN

Veronica Martinez, RN has over 30 years of experience as a registered nurse. Her educational background includes specialized training in emergency medicine and acute critical care. She is especially knowledgeable in women’s health, with advanced certifications in perinatal care from the University of California Irvine (UCI) and in lactation consulting from the University of California San Diego (UCSD) and the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA).

For more than 10 years, Veronica has developed an expertise in skin care treatments and is among the leading cosmetic laser nurses in Southern California. She is highly trained in nearly all laser and light technologies for skin rejuvenation, including Fraxel® Dual 1550/1927 Laser, VBeam® Vascular Laser, and Lumenis® Intense Pulsed Light (IPL).

At our practice, Veronica performs a multitude of aesthetic skin procedures, including:

  • Botox Injections,
  • Facial Chemical Peels, and
  • Cosmetic Laser Therapies.

Veronica is a dedicated nurse who is truly interested in helping patients achieve healthy and beautiful skin. If you are bothered by age spots, acne scars, sun damage, or wrinkles lines and are interested in successfully treating your skin concerns, then please call Heller Dermatology & Aesthetic Surgery to schedule your cosmetic consultation!