Chao Li, MD, a board-certified dermatologist, has joined the staff at Banner Health Center at Desert Ridge and is now taking appointments. Li’s goal is to be “your skin’s primary-care provider at every stage of your life’’. He has expertise in skin conditions affecting patients of all ages, from infants to adults.

Li earned his Doctor of Medicine at the Harvard Medical School. While there, he worked with world experts in laser medicine on developing better treatments for disfiguring birthmarks in children.

After graduating from medical school, he completed his Internal Medicine Internship at Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle, followed by his Dermatology Residency at the University of California, San Diego. He is board certified with the American Board of Dermatology.

In addition to Li’s medical dermatology practice, he provides cosmetic treatments such as Botox©, Xeomin©, and soft tissue augmentation with injectable fillers. The Banner Health Center at Desert Ridge also offers an onsite MedSpa with a full spectrum of services provided by an experienced, licensed aesthetician, that includes facials, photo-facials, skin peels, skin pen or micro-needling, laser-skin resurfacing, laser hair removal, as well as a curated collection of innovative and clinically tested skin care products.