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CSI Continues to Expand in Southern California

Posted on: March 31st, 2017 by California Skin Institute

California Skin Institute (CSI) is pleased to announce the merger of its two Encinitas (San Diego) offices into a single location. As one location, Yardy Tse, MD, Ali Lashgari, MD, and their clinical staff will provide increased availability of both medical and cosmetic treatments and procedures to patients of Encinitas and surrounding communities. Known as CSI – Encinitas, the office is located at 700 Garden View Court, Suite 100.

Dr. Tse is a fellowship-trained Mohs Surgeon who graduated from University of Michigan Medical School and completed her residency and Mohs fellowship at New York University. She is a highly-regarded surgeon and a performs Mohs, reconstructive, laser, and local anesthesia surgical techniques. She also has extensive experience in liposuction of the neck and body, upper and lower blepharoplasty, and face lifts.*

Dr. Lashgari is a board-certified dermatologist specializing in medical, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology. He received his Bachelor of Science with honors from California Institute of Technology (Caltech) in Pasadena, CA and his Medical Degree from University of California, San Diego (UCSD). After completing an internship at Yale-New Haven Hospital, he returned to San Diego for a dermatology residency at UCSD Medical Center. Dr. Lashgari is also a fellow of the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery and is the past President of the San Diego Society of Dermatologic Surgery. Dr. Lashgari also performs Mohs, laser, and cosmetic surgery techniques under local anesthesia.*

CSI-Encinitas is an approximately 9500 sq. ft. state-of-the-art facility with a certified outpatient surgery center, an extensive variety of laser technologies, and offers full spectrum dermatology and cosmetic surgery services.

CSI’s ongoing California expansion reflects the mission to create a sustainable dermatology and plastic surgery business model in a rapidly changing medical environment that preserves superlative patient care and maximizes innovation, independence, and the entrepreneurial spirit.*

For more information about joining CSI as a practice, provider, or staff member, please contact

*Individual results may vary and are not guaranteed.