Neal Bhatia, MD

San Diego, CA

Director of Clinical Dermatology

Therapeutics Clinical Research

Associate Clinical Professor

Harbor-UCLA Medical Center


Dr. Neal Bhatia is a board-certified dermatologist in San Diego, California.  He serves as Director of Clinical Dermatology at Therapeutics Clinical Research. He was also named Interim Program Director and Associate Clinical Professor at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center Division of Dermatology in 2011.   In addition to his involvement on several AAD committees, he serves on AAD Board of Directors until 2018.  He served as Scientific Chair for for several meetings and has presented in Spanish and Portuguese at international dermatology conferences.


Dr. Bhatia has been published in multiple journals as well as Dermatology Clinics and serves as editor for Practical Dermatology.  He has a background in immunology and has interests in mechanisms of therapy, skin cancer, and rosacea.  He sits on several editorial boards and is an active teacher for dermatologists, industry, and patients. 

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