Meet Dr. Kappel
Dr. Stefani Kappel is a board-certified dermatologist and fellowship-trained Mohs surgeon who performs consultations and dermatology treatments at ZO Skin Centre® in Newport Beach. With an extensive educational background in dermatology combined with 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®, Dr. Kappel uses her training in cosmetic dermatology to help patients with injectable wrinkle relaxers (BOTOX®, Dysport®), dermal fillers (Juvéderm®, Restylane®, Radiesse®, Sculptra®), and laser treatments (CoolSculpting®, skin resurfacing, hair and vein removal). Dr. Kappel also performs general and surgical dermatology services, including Mohs micrographic surgery and treatments for chronic skin conditions.
Education and Training
Dr. Kappel received her Medical Degree from the University of California in Irvine before performing her residency at David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA in the Division of Dermatology. Then, Dr. Kappel completed a fellowship in Mohs surgery and procedural dermatology at the University of California at Davis and Laser & Skin Surgery Center of North California. Dr. Kappel continues to advance her training and knowledge of dermatology and cosmetic treatments through her professional memberships and educational seminars.
Dr. Kappel is proud to be a part of several medical organizations, including:
American Academy of Dermatology, Fellow
American Board of Dermatology, Diplomat
American College of Mohs Surgery, Fellow
American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, Fellow