Meet The Office
Craig A. Kraffert, MD
Board Certified Dermatologist
Dr. Craig Kraffert is a trained biochemist and cell biologist who started his career in biomedical research in La Jolla, California at Scripps Institute. He studied medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and interned in surgery at UCLA Medical Center. His residency in dermatology was completed at the University of Miami in Florida, one of the most sought-after and acknowledged dermatology training programs in the country.
Dr. Kraffert see patients every day. His passion for his chosen field is evident, providing a complete spectrum of clinical diagnosis and treatment for all of his patients. The embodiment of what he likes to call the ‘Renaissance dermatologist,’ his continuously works toward excellence in all aspects of dermatology. His offices contain fully equipped, naturally lit exam and treatment rooms, providing patients with access to a modern clinical dermatology services including micrographic (Mohs) surgery, mole removal and treatment for skin cancers including melanoma. In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Kraffert is involved in various research projects and continues to lecture frequently.
A note of interest: Dr. Kraffert founded DermStore.com in 1999. Eight years later, in 2007, he sold DermStore.com in order to focus more on dermatology and other outside interests. Those interests include old growth coastal forest, rivers, lakes, and mountain preservation. He oversees a vast, untouched land reserve with an eye towards eco-tourism and away from mining and unsustainable forestry.