T. Anthony Hoang-Xuan, DO, FAAD
Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology, Western University of Health Sciences
Dr. Hoang is a board-certified dermatologist with vast experience in medical, surgical and laser procedures.
Dr. Hoang is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery and American Society of Cosmetic Dermatology & Aesthetic Surgery. Dr. Hoang completed his Bachelor of Science degree at the University of California, Irvine and his medical training at the Western Health Sciences University. Following a one-year internship in Internal Medicine at the Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas, Dr. Hoang was selected and trained as a United States Army Flight Surgeon. He served as an Army flight surgeon at various overseas assignments before being selected to be the very first recipient of a prestigious Joint Service assignment as a U.S. Army officer at the Naval Medical Center, San Diego for his Dermatology Residency.
Background & Experience
Dr. Hoang has been certified by the American Board of Dermatology since 1998 and recently successfully recertified. At the residency graduation, Dr. Hoang was awarded the Alfred W. Hollander Award for being the best teaching resident. During his 10 years of active duty service with the United State Army, Major Hoang was awarded the Most Outstanding Staff Teacher by the Madigan Army Medical Center in 2001 and the Department of Defense Meritorious Service Medal. In 2004 and 2006, Dr. Hoang was further bestowed with the Third Year Subspecialty Teacher of The Year Awards by the Kaiser Permanente, Fontana Medical Center's Family Medicine Residency Program. He has authored and published manuscripts for prestigious dermatology journals and is actively training young physicians in the specialty of Dermatology.
Dr. Hoang is exceptional in treating and preventing the damaging effects of the sun, as well as having expertise in the following medical and cosmetic dermatology areas:
- BOTOX® Therapy
- Dermal Filling Treatments/Collagen Injections
- Laser Surgery
- Photodynamic Therapy
- Chemical Peels
- Facial & Leg Vein Treatment
- Diseases of Skin, Nail & Hair
- Skin Cancer Treatment & Surgery
- Dermatologic Surgery
- Pigment Irregularities/Skin of Color
Dr. Hoang lives an active lifestyle and enjoys running, tennis and photography. He resides in Orange County with his wife, Quynh and their young children.