Dr. Melissa Camouse
Dr. Melissa Camouse is a board-certified dermatologist who provides comprehensive care of skin, hair and nails to patients of all ages. She received her dermatologic training from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. In addition to her residency training, she also completed a research fellowship in cutaneous photobiology at Case Western. There, she focused on the effects of ultraviolet radiation on human skin. She published numerous articles on this subject and researched topical antioxidant serums and sunscreens in conjunction with Neutrogena, Estée Lauder, Clinique, and Origins. Her expertise in these areas has proved to be a valuable asset to practicing dermatology in sunny southern California.
Dr. Camouse has been practicing dermatology in California since 2007. She resides in the South Bay with her husband, Dr. Ke, and three children. A native Midwesterner, Dr. Camouse enjoys the year-round temperate weather and promotes healthy sun habits to protect the skin without compromising a healthy outdoor lifestyle. She is passionate about skin cancer prevention and early detection through patient education and regular skin exams.
Dr. Malcolm Ke
Born and raised in Southern California, Dr. Ke received his medical degree from the Chicago Medical School and completed his internship in general surgery at the University of California, San Francisco East Bay Program. Prior to starting his dermatology residency, he received a National Institutes of Health Research Scientist Award to study cutaneous lymphoma and photodynamic therapy at Case Western Reserve University, where he completed research fellowships in both Investigative and Molecular Dermatology as well as Cutaneous Oncology with an emphasis in melanoma and lymphoma. He then completed his dermatology residency at Case Western Reserve University. A Diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology, Dr. Ke also completed a fellowship in Mohs Micrographic Surgery, Lasers, and Cosmetic Dermatology at the University of California, Los Angeles. He is a Fellow in the American College of Mohs Surgery and performs approximately 1500 skin cancer surgical cases annually for the past ten years.
Before moving back to California, Dr. Ke served as the Director of the Skin Surgery, Laser, and Aesthetic Center of Case Western Reserve University. Currently an Assistant Professor of Dermatology at the University of California, Los Angeles, Dr. Ke enjoys volunteering at the VA teaching the principles of Mohs surgery and advanced facial reconstruction to the dermatology residents and fellows.
Dr. Ke also serves on several scientific advisory boards for new cancer and laser therapies and on the editorial board for Dermatologic Surgery, the official publication for the American College of Mohs Surgery, and the Journal of Cosmetic and Laser Therapy, the official publication of the International Society of Cutaneous and Laser Surgery.
Dr. Ke enjoys spending quality time with his family including going to the beach, playing tennis, golf, and guitar, and enjoying good food!
Dr. Dennis Nguyen
An Orange County native, proud to be serving the community as a Board-certified Dermatologist and Fellowship-trained Mohs Surgeon.
Dr. Nguyen grew up in Anaheim and completed his undergraduate studies at the University of California, Berkeley. Following college, Dr. Nguyen continued his work in the UCSF Melanoma Sentinel Lymph Node Program, in addition to research of autologous melanoma vaccines. He graduated from the University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine as a prestigious Regents Scholar in 2004. From there, Dr. Nguyen, completed his dermatology residency at University Hospitals/Case Western in Cleveland before pursuing a Mohs Surgery and Procedural Dermatology fellowship at SUNY Downstate Medical Center.
Upon fellowship graduation in 2009, he joined The Permanente Medial Group and later, the Southern California Permanente Medical Group. In this setting, he was able to practice comprehensive medical dermatology, but also hone his interests in skin cancer and cutaneous oncology. Dr. Nguyen has performed over 10,000 cases of Mohs micrographic surgery and reconstruction during this time, treating all manners of common and rare, complex skin malignancies . His fellowship-training and extensive experience makes him specifically qualified for the meticulous work of skin cancer removal and the art of facial reconstruction.
Dr. Nguyen is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and the American College of Mohs Surgery, and member of the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery. He reviews articles for publication in the journal Dermatologic Surgery.
Dr. Nguyen enjoys travel, photography, and the foods and rich cultural opportunities that Southern California provides. He enjoys these offerings alongside his wife Alyssa, son Theodore, and their dog Crick.
Erica Brown, PA-C
Erica Brown is a board certified physician assistant and has been working in the medical community since 2001. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Biopsychology from the University of California, Santa Barbara. She then went on to attend USC where she completed her graduate training to receive a Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies and her Physician Assistant Certification per NCCPA guidelines. She has been a dermatology Physician Assistant since 2007 and is very excited to be a part of the Clear Dermatology team.
Erica enjoys caring for patients of all ages, and treats medical dermatology conditions such as acne, psoriasis, eczema, rosacea, rashes, warts, and also performs skin exams to screen for skin cancers. She is skilled in performing skin biopsies and cryosurgery, and is experienced in various cosmetic procedures such as Botox and lasers. Erica has been assisting in Mohs surgeries since she first started practicing in dermatology, and has also worked in clinical research. She continues her medical education through attending medical education conferences annually.
Outside of work, Erica enjoys spending quality time with her family, and loves being active and outdoors. She is an avid traveler and likes to keep up with her favorite hobbies such as yoga, running, and beach volleyball.
Randee Willis, PA-C
Randee Willis has been a Board Certified Physician Assistant since 1992. She attended Keck School of Medicine of USC, Physician Assistant Program, and did her training at LAC-USC
Medical Center. She received her NCCPA National Board Certification with honors in both general and surgical medicine.
Randee has over 20 years of experience in dermatology. She treats a wide range of skin diseases from acne (including Accutane therapy), to psoriasis, rashes, eczema and warts. She treats patients of all ages, including pediatric patients and also performs skin cancer screenings, excisions, cryosurgery and biopsies.
Randee also has extensive experience in cosmetic dermatology. She is a master injector of neuromodulators (Dysport, Botox,Xeomin and Jeuveau), fillers and Sculptra. She also enjoys performing laser treatments, sclerotherapy, dermaplaning, chemical peels and Kybella to customize each patient’s specific needs.
Prior to specializing in dermatology, Randee worked in family medicine where she specialized in women’s health, pediatrics, occupational medicine, gastroenterology and preventive medicine.
Randee loves giving back to her profession by being a preceptor to PA students. She continues her medical education through attending medical education conferences annually.
In her leisure time, Randee enjoys spending time with her family. She is passionate about saving the monarch butterflies and gardening. She also loves a good adventure and traveling.