Dr. Marguerite J. Critelli

Board-Certified Dermatologist

We are thrilled to announce that Dr. Marguerite J. Critelli, an esteemed board-certified dermatologist, has joined the renowned Ocean Skin and Vein Institute, further elevating the expertise of the team.

Dr. Critelli's exceptional training and extensive experience in the field of dermatology make her an invaluable asset to the institute. Her residency training at the esteemed University of California and the Long Beach VA has equipped her with unparalleled surgical skills, with a particular emphasis on the removal of skin cancer. Through her work with World War II veterans who served in the South Pacific, she has gained invaluable insights and honed her expertise in this vital area of dermatology.

Beyond her exceptional surgical proficiency, Dr. Critelli has cultivated a deep understanding of various cosmetic procedures. Recognized as one of the pioneers in her field, she was among the first dermatologists to master techniques such as Botox administration, fillers, laser surgeries, and sclerotherapy. Firmly believing that cosmetic dermatology is an intricate blend of art and science, Dr. Critelli dedicates herself to comprehending the unique needs and aspirations of each patient she treats.

With a special passion for enhancing the natural beauty of the lips, Dr. Critelli has become a trusted expert in achieving subtle, harmonious results. She also employs Sculptra, an innovative natural appearance volumizer, to rejuvenate and tighten the face, arms, and thighs by stimulating collagen regeneration and imbuing the skin with a radiant, healthy glow.

Throughout her illustrious career, Dr. Critelli has exhibited an unwavering commitment to continuous improvement and knowledge expansion. By practicing in diverse locations and treating patients with varying skin types, she has acquired a wealth of expertise and an exceptional ability to tailor treatments to individual requirements. Her tireless dedication to remaining at the forefront of emerging techniques, cutting-edge products, and revolutionary procedures has earned her widespread acclaim for consistently delivering remarkable cosmetic outcomes.

As an active member of esteemed dermatology organizations such as the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) and the American Society of Dermatology (ASDS), Dr. Critelli upholds the highest standards of professional excellence. She resonates deeply with the Ocean Skin and Vein Institute's unwavering commitment to integrity and patient-centered care, which aligns perfectly with her own core values and aspirations. Her excitement to join the team reflects her eagerness to collaborate with like-minded professionals who share a passion for elevating the standards of dermatological care.

In addition to her extensive expertise in surgical procedures and cosmetic dermatology, Dr. Critelli brings a comprehensive range of dermatological services to the Ocean Skin and Vein Institute. She is highly skilled in evaluating and removing moles and cysts, employing meticulous techniques to ensure optimal outcomes for her patients.

Recognizing the importance of preventive care, Dr. Critelli emphasizes the significance of routine skin checks. Through thorough examinations, she aims to detect any signs of skin abnormalities at an early stage, enabling prompt intervention and treatment when necessary. Her commitment to promoting overall skin health extends to treating a wide array of rashes, employing her vast knowledge and experience to alleviate discomfort and restore the skin's optimal condition.

Dr. Critelli's ability to provide comprehensive care, including mole and cyst removal, skin checks, and rash treatments, showcases her dedication to addressing diverse dermatological concerns. By offering a holistic approach to skin health, she ensures that patients at the Ocean Skin and Vein Institute receive the highest standard of care across the spectrum of dermatological needs.

With an illustrious 25-year career, Dr. Critelli is profoundly grateful to her patients for the invaluable lessons they have taught her and the richly rewarding experiences she has encountered. Her vast expertise and unwavering dedication are poised to make a transformative impact on the patients of the Ocean Skin and Vein Institute, ensuring they receive the highest level of care and personalized attention available in the field.