Skin Cancer: Information for Healthcare Professionals


The UCLA Division of Dermatology provides comprehensive care for patients with skin cancer through the Skin Cancer/Melanoma Program. Clinical care is facilitated primarily by UCLA dermatology care clinics throughout the Los Angeles area and surrounding communities.

The UCLA Skin Cancer/Melanoma Program welcomes new patient referrals by healthcare professionals.

Make a Referral

Our partnership with health professionals in the community is key to our success at UCLA Health System. It is our goal to assist you with referring a patient to UCLA and getting access to our continuing medical education program.

Registered nurses and referral coordinators are available to assist referring physicians and case managers access services at UCLA Health System through the toll-free UCLA Physician Referral Service phone line (800) UCLA-MD1. Or, send an email to and one of our referral nurses will respond.

Referrals may also be made directly to the Department of Dermatology at (310) 917-3376

Primary Care Locations

Westwood Dermatology Clinic
200 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite 450
Los Angeles, CA 90095-6957
Appointments: (310) 917-3376

Santa Monica Dermatology Clinic
1131 Wilshire Blvd. #200
Santa Monica, CA 90401
Appointments: (310) 917-3376

UCLA Dermatologic Surgery Clinic
200 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite 465
Los Angeles, CA 90095-6957
Appointments: (310) 825-6911

Administrative Office
UCLA Division of Dermatology
52-121 CHS
10833 Le Conte Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1750
Phone: (310) 825-5420
Fax: (310) 206-9878

Clinical Trials

If you are interested in finding out more about our current research protocols, visit our visit our Active Clinical Trials section for general information and a listing of currently open clinical trials.

Additional Resources

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