The staff at Kathleen Hutton MD Dermatology & Associates is dedicated to providing our patients with professional medical care in a completely safe, comfortable and latex-free environment, using using the latest techniques and state of the art equipment. We treat every patient who comes into our Newport Beach office as if they were a member of our own family, with compassion and understanding, providing excellent medical and cosmetic services that goes above and beyond our patients expectations.
Kathleen Hutton M.D. is a dermatologic surgeon practicing in Newport Beach in Orange County, California. Dr. Kathleen Hutton is known as one of the premier dermatologists in Orange County. Since establishing her private practice in 1991, her offices have grown to include two other board certified dermatologists and two nurse practitioners under her close supervision.
Dr. Hutton, originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, received her bachelor of science from Allegheny College. She earned her M.D. degree from Mayo Medical School in 1987 and also completed her internship and her dermatology residency training at The Mayo Medical Clinic in Minnesota. She is board certified in dermatology and is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology.
She has been an active member of the medical staff at Hoag Hospital, Newport Beach, California since 1991 and has served as Chair of the Department of Dermatology at Hoag. She is also an assistant clinical professor in the Department of Dermatology at the University of California, Irvine Medical School.
Dr. Hutton specializes in diseases of the skin, hair and nails, in particular, skin cancers, moles, and acne. She treats patients of all ages. Her special area of interest is cosmetic dermatology. She has extensive expertise in facial rejuvenation using Botox, fillers, and chemical peels, as well as laser treatments. She was one of the first dermatologists in Newport Beach to incorporate lasers into her practice and since then, has continued to offer the most current technologies in laser treatments of photodamage and wrinkles. She offers treatments with lasers for hair removal, red spots, and sun damage spots. For wrinkles and sun damage she offers C02 laser, fractional resurfacing, Thermage and Plasma Portrait.
Dr. Hutton is married to Dr. Jeffrey Klein, the inventor of the tumescent technique for liposuction. They live in Newport Beach, with their five children.
Lisa Bukaty M.D. – Dr. Bukaty is originally from West Los Angeles. She earned her undergraduate degree in Human Biology from Stanford University in 1981. She subsequently obtained a master’s degree in Public Health, with an emphasis in behavioral sciences and health education, while simultaneously completing undergraduate requirements for medical school.
She graduated from UCLA Medical School in 1990 with honors in internal medicine and distinction as a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. She completed her internship at Cedars Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. After a one year fellowship in clinical dermatology under the direction of Dr. Gerald Weinstein at UC Irvine, Dr. Bukaty completed a three year residency in dermatology at UC Irvine Medical Center and the Long Beach Veterans Administration Medical Center. She was the first doctor to join Dr. Hutton in her Newport Beach office in 1996.
Dr. Bukaty is board certified in dermatology, and a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. She is on staff at Hoag Hospital, and is volunteer clinical professor in dermatology at UC Irvine. Dr. Bukaty is a member of the American Society for Mohs Surgery, the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, and the Orange County Dermatology Society.
Dr. Bukaty practices in all areas of dermatology and treats male and female patients of all ages for conditions of the skin, hair and nails. She has a special interest in Mohs surgery for skin cancers and dermasurgery, including biopsies, mole and cyst removal, torn earlobe repair, and removal of benign growths. She has extensive experience in treating actinic keratoses (pre-cancerous growths) with photodynamic therapy, topical medications and cryotherapy (liquid nitrogen).
Dr. Bukaty also offers cosmetic dermatology consultations and treatments with lasers of all types for wrinkles, sun damage, red and brown spots, and hair removal, as well as fillers, such as Restylane, Botox, chemical peels and spider vein treatment.
Dr. Bukaty lives in Irvine with her husband, Ray, and their three children.
Amy Anfuso, MS, PA-C, is a board-certified Physician Assistant. She earned her bachelor’s degree in psychobiology from UCLA in 2002, and her master’s degree in physician assistant studies in 2010 from Western University of Health Sciences, where she graduated at the top of her class. In between, she worked in both oncologic research and the pharmaceutical industry.
During her master’s program, Amy completed her dermatology residency under Dr. Kathleen Hutton and began working full-time with Kathleen Hutton and Associates immediately following graduation.
Amy and Dr. Hutton work closely together and share complementary views on patient care. Amy offers a full menu of treatment, including: complete skin exams and cancer screenings, biopsies, surgical excisions, and diagnosis and treatment of numerous skin conditions, including acne, rashes and warts. She also offers cosmetic procedures: Botox, fillers, IPL foto facial, Vbeam laser, Gentelase hair laser and the dermaroller procedure for acne scarring.
Amy lives in Laguna Niguel with her husband, Geoff, and their 2 children.
Atoussa Cameron NP-BC – Atoussa Cameron, NP-BC, is a board certified licensed health care provider who practices dermatology in partnership with Dr. Jeffrey Klein and Dr. Kathleen Hutton. Atoussa joined the practice in 1998 and since then has become a valuable member of the team. Her education, combined with years of experience allows her to provide excellent patient care in both areas of clinical and cosmetic dermatology. Example of types of procedures Atoussa can help you with include skin cancer screening, biopsies, excisions, acne, wart treatments, lasers (hair removal, vascular lesion, Fractional), thermage, botox, and fillers such as Juvederm, and Restylane.
Atoussa has duel certification (AANP and ANCC), and works in both San Juan Capistrano and Newport Beach offices. In addition to seeing Dermatology patients, she also enjoys being in the operating room and assisting Dr. Klein and Kassardjian during liposuction surgeries.
She also coordinates the Klein Tumescent Liposuction Course (TLC) which is a 3 days hands-on program for surgeons. During the course, Atoussa teaches course participants about Tumescent Anesthesia and provides them with hands-on e xperience to learn the technique.
Meeting Atoussa, it is apparent that she truly enjoys her job, cares deeply about the quality of work she delivers and treats all her patients with the respect and high standards of care that they deserve.
JoAnn Coker MSN, FNP-C – JoAnn Coker, MSN, FNP-C is a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner who has worked as a nurse for Dr. Klein for more than 20 years. During this time she has gained a significant level of practical experience with patient care including numerous medical and cosmetic procedures. JoAnn has also gained considerable experience while working with Dr. Klein’s wife, Dr. Kathleen Hutton, in her Newport Beach dermatology practice.
Choosing among the multitude of options available to look one’s best can be overwhelming for many people. JoAnn enjoys explaining the many options and procedures in simple terms, from good basic skin care to ways in which to enhance one’s own natural beauty. Additionally, she is especially skilled in sclerotherapy and has been treating spider veins for patients for more than 12 years.
JoAnn enjoys the privilege of collaborating with our team of expert dermatologists in both the San Juan and Newport Beach offices. With this team she has a vast amount of knowledge available at her fingertips! You may visit JoAnn in either of our San Juan or Newport Beach offices.
JoAnn lives in San Clemente, is married with 2 children and has 2 grandchildren.
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