Contour Dermatology is honored to be voted the Best of the Valley in two categories and as a finalist in a third category for 2017!

Dr. Timothy Jochen was voted Best in the Valley:

“CONFIDENCE. That’s what Dr. Timothy Jochen helps his patients achieve. What gets Dr. Jochen up each morning is not just a mission, but a passion to cure skin diseases and make people look and feel beautiful. Medical patients are seen with an eye for what will provide the best cosmetic result and cosmetic patients receive a focus on improving their appearance based on a solid medical foundation and proven technology – the best of both worlds. Dr. Jochen is ranked in the top 1% of Botox injectors, the top 2% of CoolSculpting practices and in the top 10 facial filler injectors in the nation. A Castle Connolly Top Doctor as voted by his peers, Dr. Jochen is honored to be voted a “Best in the Valley” surgeon by the community he serves.”

Nurse Practitioner Elaine Woo-Gallagher, NP-C was voted Best Nurse:

“Elaine Woo-Gallagher, NP-C has more than 14 years of experience as a nurse practitioner specializing in dermatology. A native of San Francisco, Woo-Gallagher earned her Masters’ in Nursing at the University of San Francisco. She has been practicing at Contour Dermatology & Cosmetic Surgery Center since 2004. “There are so many different aspects to dermatology, it’s very broad, it’s like detective work,” she said. “ We work with people who have skin conditions or concerns about their appearance. What I enjoy most is helping people and seeing them happy with the results.” Woo-Gallagher is active in several professional and medical associations including the Nurse Practitioner Society of the Dermatologic Nurses Association, California Association of Nurse Practitioners, American College of Nurse Practitioners and the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. Woo-Gallagher and her husband, Kevin Gallagher, live in Palm Desert with their two young sons and daughter.”

Additionally, our team of Estheticians was a finalist for Best Spa!

We are passionate about providing excellent care in medical and cosmetic dermatology and the finest esthetic services to help you look and feel your BEST.  The Best of the Valley features Desert Sun reader and community voted recommended businesses, favorite places to eat and things to do among 69 categories.

View a complete list of winners on the The Desert Sun Best of the Valley website!

* Results and your patient experience may vary