Meet Dr. Kappel
Dr. Stefani Kappel is a board-certified dermatologist and fellowship-trained Mohs surgeon. She performs skin health consultations and dermatology treatments at ZO Skin Centre® in Newport Beach, CA. With an extensive educational background in dermatology in combination with several years of practical experience in skin care, Dr. Kappel provides patients with exceptional care and personalized treatments.
Dr. Kappel is specially trained in skin treatments with laser, ultrasound, and radiofrequency devices that address cosmetic and medical dermatology concerns. To help her keep up with medical advances, Dr. Kappel participates in clinical trials and attends educational seminars on laser treatments, cosmetic products, and dermatology techniques.
Specialties and Skills
At ZO Skin Centre® Newport Beach, Dr. Kappel utilizes her training in cosmetic dermatology to treat patients with aesthetic concerns and (acute or chronic) dermatological issues. She is highly skilled at performing injectable wrinkle relaxers (BOTOX® or Dysport®), dermal fillers (Juvéderm®, Restylane®, Radiesse®, Sculptra®), and laser treatments (skin resurfacing, hair removal, vein removal, or CoolSculpting®). Dr. Kappel also offers general and surgical dermatology services, including Mohs micrographic surgery, and dermatological therapies for skin conditions.
Education and Training
Dr. Kappel received her medical degree from the University of California in Irvine, CA. She went on to complete a residency at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA in the Division of Dermatology in Los Angeles, CA. Then, Dr. Kappel was a fellow at the University of California in Davis, CA and Laser and Skin Surgery Center of North California in Sacramento, CA for Mohs surgery and procedural dermatology. Today, she continues to further her education, training, and knowledge of dermatology and cosmetic treatments through her professional memberships and educational seminars.
Dr. Kappel is honored to be affiliated with several medical organizations in the country, including:
- American Academy of Dermatology, Fellow
- American Board of Dermatology, Diplomat
- American College of Mohs Surgery, Fellow
- American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, Fellow