Welcome to San Luis Dermatology & Laser Clinic

The San Luis Dermatology and Laser Clinic has been serving the San Luis Obispo area in the person of Dr. Jeffrey Herten since October, 1977. From a one doctor, one nurse, one front office person practice in an 800 square foot office, the clinic has grown into a two physician, and nine support staff practice in a state-of-the-art 3900 square foot facility.



Please join us in welcoming Dr. Michael P. Heffernan, M.D. to our practice. Dr. Heffernan will be starting on September 15, 2014. Call now to schedule your new patient appointment. 

Mohs Surgery: Dr. Herten is specialized in Mohs Micrographic Surgery and has been performing Mohs Surgery for over 30 years. 

General Treatments

San Luis Dermatology has the experience and capacity to treat a wide range of common skin conditions.

Laser Treatments

We own and operate five state-of-the-art laser and light devices for successfully treating a variety of conditions.

Skin Cancer

Successful treatment of skin cancer requires early detection, comprehensive examination and professional guidance.