About Us

About Laser & Skin Surgery Center of Northern California

Dr. Suzanne Kilmer, founder of the Laser & Skin Surgery Center of Northern California, heads one of the world’s foremost centers on skin laser surgery. Based in Sacramento, Laser & Skin has one of the most wide-ranging collections of industry-tested leading-edge lasers to best treat each patient’s individual skin needs.

Harvard trained and chosen by her peers as one of the “Best Doctors in America” and one of the “Top Ten Laser Experts”, Dr. Kilmer lectures internationally on laser surgery techniques. Dr. Kilmer and her longtime associate, Dr. Vera A. Chotzen, were original investigators for laser resurfacing and also pioneered the erbium laser for wrinkle and acne scar removal. They share their innovative techniques by training other physicians in the use of the latest equipment and publishing groundbreaking research.

The Laser & Skin Surgery Center of Northern California is proud of its reputation as one of the world’s most comprehensive laser centers and strives to provide state-of-the-art skin laser surgery and industry-leading research in a warm, caring environment.

We believe in putting our patients’ comfort as our highest priority. Our qualified staff is dedicated to meeting your individual needs in a supportive space. To ensure that your visit is a positive experience, our staff is prepared to listen to and answer any questions or comments you may have in a confidential manner, and work with you to achieve optimal results.

The Doctors Behind Your

Meet Our Doctors

Our Board Certified Doctors

With a combined 100 + years of experience and over 100,000 satisfied patients, you can trust your skincare needs to our six board certified dermatologists and nurse practitioner. Cosmetic Dermatology requires both an artistic eye and state-of-the-art technologies. By combining the two, we are able to enhance natural, ageless beauty.

Our Founder

Dr. Suzanne Kilmer is the Founder of the Laser & Skin Surgery Center of Northern California, Clinical Professor at the University of California, Davis and former president of ASLMS. She completed her M.D. degree and dermatology residency at U.C. Davis Medical Center, then moved East for a laser surgery fellowship at Harvard Medical School’s Wellman Laboratories of Photomedicine.

Suzanne L. Kilmer, M.D.

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