Veena Vanchinathan, MD, Dermatology, San Jose, CA


Dermatology San Jose, CA

Medical, surgical & cosmetic board-certified dermatologist

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  • I am a board certified dermatologist practicing in CA.

Education & Training

  • Henry Ford Hospital - Wayne State University
    Henry Ford Hospital - Wayne State UniversityResidency, Dermatology, 2010 - 2013
  • Santa Clara Valley Medical Center
    Santa Clara Valley Medical CenterInternship, Internal Medicine, 2009 - 2010
  • David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLAClass of 2009
  • Cornell UniversityBA, Neurobiology & Comparative Literature, 2000 - 2004
  • Cornell University, College of Arts & SciencesB.A., Biological Sciences (Neurobiology & Behavior)/Comparative Literature (Holocaust survivor testimony, Spanish & Sanskrit), 2000 - 2004

Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 2013 - 2022
  • MI State Medical License
    MI State Medical License 2010 - 2013
  • American Board of Dermatology Dermatology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • International Travel Grant American Academy of Dermatology, 2014
  • Richard B. Stoughton Travel Memorial Fellowship British Association of Dermatology, 2012
  • Letter of Distinction in Pediatrics David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 2007
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Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • A case of unilateral blaschkoid Darier’s disease  
    Rabi, S and Vanchinathan V, UCLA Proceedings Journal, 1/1/2016
  • A case of dermatomyositis masquerading as allergic contact dermatitis  
    Pouldar, D, Yashar, Sharona, Vanchinathan V, UCLA Proceedings Journal, 1/1/2015
  • A case of mid-dermal elastolysis  
    Rabi, S, Sarantopoulos GP, Vanchinathan V, UCLA Proceedings Journal, 1/1/2015
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  • Common Dermatology Problems for the PCP 
    Providence Holy Cross Hospital, Mission Hills, VA - 1/21/2015
  • Kodachromes 
  • Melanoma 
    California Lutheran University, Thousand Oaks, CA - 1/25/2014
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  • Physician member, UCLA Musician Wellness Group 2013 - 2016
  • Resident delegate, American Academy of Dermatology Residents & Fellows Committee 2012 - 2013

Research History

  • Research AssociateLos Angeles Biomedical Research Institute2007 - 2008

Professional Memberships

Other Languages

  • Spanish, French