Dr. Simone McKitty—named a 2015 “Favorite Dermatologist” by The Daily Breeze and a “Top Young Dermatologist” by The Washington Post—continues a legacy of excellence in patient care through her practice, McKitty Dermatology. As a board-certified dermatologist, Dr. McKitty offers the latest in skin care and anti-aging cosmetic procedures including lasers, chemical peels, microneedling, and PRP treatments. McKitty Dermatology is also one of the very few practices in Los Angeles’ South Bay area using cutting-edge FotoFinder technology to detect melanoma. Dr. McKitty is a staunch advocate for regular skin exams and volunteers at community skin cancer events including programs sponsored by the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LGPA). She’s also consulted for the United States Secret Service on skin cancer detection and prevention.
Dr. McKitty is as a board-certified diplomat of the American Board of Dermatology and continues to serve as an active member of the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Medical Association, the Women’s Dermatologic Society, and the American Society of Dermatologic Society.
The University of Pennsylvania conferred Dr. McKitty her undergraduate degree with honors. She received her medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine, where she was awarded the Dean’s Award for Academic Excellence. Dr. McKitty completed her medical internship at St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital; and dermatology residencies at Howard University Hospital and the Veterans Administrative Medical Center in Washington D.C.