Dr. Lisa Aquino was born and raised in San Luis Obispo. She returned to the Central Coast in 2013 and is excited to be joining Coastal Family Dermatology. Dr. Aquino graduated with honors from Vassar College and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. Prior to medical school she earned a master’s degree in epidemiology from the Harvard School of Public Health and worked in public health for several years. Dr. Aquino attended medical school at UC Irvine and completed her dermatology residency at Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center. Dr. Aquino cares for all diseases of the skin, hair and nails with a particular interest in medical dermatology. Skin cancer screenings and surgical treatment of skin cancer comprise a significant portion of her practice. At this time she does not practice cosmetic dermatology.
Outside of work, Dr. Aquino enjoys spending her time with her two children and physician husband. She also enjoys tennis, hiking and spending time with friends.