Erick A. Mafong, MD

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Dr. Erick Mafong received his medical degree at the University of California, San Diego. After serving his Internal Medicine internship at the University of California, San Diego, he completed his Dermatology residency at the New York University Medical Center. He continued his medical training and completed his Dermatological Surgery fellowship at the Laser and Skin Surgery Center, where he also has extensive training in Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Laser Surgery under renowned experts in the field.

Dr. Mafong’s specialties include Mohs Micrographic Surgery, Dermatologic, Cosmetic and Laser Surgery. He is an Associate Clinical Professor of Dermatology/Medicine at the University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine and also a staff physician at the Veterans Administration Hospital of San Diego. He has published a number of medical articles and lectures, and he continues to participates in laser and dermatologic research.

Dr. Mafong is certified by the American Board of Dermatology. He is currently welcoming new patients.


Laser & Skin Surgery Center, Dermatological Surgery Fellowship - 2002

New York University Medical Center, Dermatology Residency - 2001

University of California, San Diego, Internal Medicine Internship - 1998

University of California, San Diego, MD - 1997

Hospital Affiliations

Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego

Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas

Scripps Mercy Hospital Chula Vista

Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla

Board Certifications

American Board of Dermatology

Memberships & Associations

American Academy of Dermatology

American College of Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology

American Society of Dermatologic Surgeons

Skin Cancer Foundation

Languages Spoken