Ocean Skin and Vein Institute provides board-certified medical dermatology in South Bay and Orange County in Southern California. Led by Dr. Divya Shokeen, our entire team is dedicated to providing our patients with the highest quality medical, cosmetic, and surgical dermatology care.
Our primary focus at Ocean Skin and Vein Institute is to provide the proper diagnosis and treatment of our patient's medical dermatologic needs, from minor skin conditions to complex skin disorders. Schedule a consultation today if you are concerned about acne, skin growths, skin infections, skin cancer, or any other medical dermatology condition.
Acne is a common, treatable skin condition normally associated with adolescents. In fact, 85% of teen boys and girls suffer from acne. However, acne also affects children and adults of all ages.Read More
Allergic reactions can appear as bumpy, red, itchy skin, and painful. The common causes of allergic reactions can be related to exposure to certain foods, medications, or plants.Read More
Eczema is a general term used to describe itchy, red, scaly skin. Atopic dermatitis is a skin condition that often presents in childhood, usually in the first year of life.Read More
Melasma is one of the most common skin conditions that results in brown/tan pigmentation on the forehead, cheeks, chin, upper lip, and nose. Sun exposure, hormonal imbalance, birth control, and pregnancy.Read More
A general term used to describe any new eruption that develops in one area of the body or becomes generalized. It is important to get medical advice to determine the possible cause.Read More
Rhinophyma is a form of rosacea most commonly seen in men. Rhinophyma presents an overgrowth of tissue over the nose and nasal tip.Read More
Rosacea is a common inflammatory condition that results in redness and flushing on the malar cheeks and nose. Telangiectatic rosacea results in facial capillaries and visible veins, and rosaceaRead More
Skin cancer is one of the most common types of cancer, and affects nearly 1 in 5 Americans at least once in their lifetime. In fact, according to the American Academy of Dermatology, 9,500 people in the U.S. are diagnosed.Read More
As a dermatology clinic, our specialists’ goals are to diagnose, treat and educate patients regarding a broad range of skin problems.Read More
As a dermatology clinic, our specialists’ goals are to diagnose, treat and educate patients in regard to a broad range of skin problems.Read More
Psoriasis is a very common skin condition that results in inflammatory red, scaly patches over the body. There can be many triggers including stress, strep throat, medications, change in weather or cold environment.Read More
We can diagnose and treat most medical conditions in pediatric patients. This includes acne, warts, skin checks, new moles, or any other skin, nail or hair concerns.Read More