San Luis Dermatology and Laser Clinic

Specialty: Dermatology


15 Santa Rosa Street
San Luis Obispo, California
93405 US

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San Luis Dermatology and Laser Clinic


Dr. Michael Heffernan, Dermatologist
Dr. Jeffrey Herten, Dermatologist

Michael Heffernan, MD

Dr. Heffernan is an owner of San Luis Dermatology and the President of Heffernan Consulting LLC in San Luis Obispo, CA.  As a researcher, Dr. Heffernan leads the US Dermatology operations for Probity Medical Research, a global consortium of clinical research sites. Dr. Heffernan has been the author of over 70 publications and textbook chapters.  He has been an investigator on over 150 research protocols and he has given over 500 lectures around the globe. 

Prior to returning to the practice of Dermatology, Dr. Heffernan was a Distinguished Medical Fellow and Senior Medical Director for Eli Lilly & Co.  Previously, he served as Chairman of the Department of Dermatology at the Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine.  He has held faculty appointments at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine, and the Indiana University School of Medicine.

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