Carol Cheng, MD

Carol Cheng, MD

Pediatric Dermatology| Dermatology
Primary Location
Santa Monica Dermatology
2001 Santa Monica Boulevard
Suite 1070
Santa Monica, California 90404


Dr. Carol Cheng is a dermatologist who practices in Santa Monica and Beverly Hills. She is board certified in dermatology and fellowship-trained in pediatric dermatology, and sees both adult and pediatric patients. She also directs the acne clinic at Westwood.

Dr. Cheng's clinical interests include all aspects of pediatric dermatology, acne, infantile hemangiomas, atopic dermatitis, and pediatric laser treatments and surgery.

Dr. Cheng grew up in Vancouver, Canada and received both her medical degree and undergraduate degree from Boston University. She completed an internal medicine internship at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, before moving back to Boston to complete her dermatology residency at the Harvard Combined Dermatology Program, where she served as chief resident. Following her residency, Dr. Cheng received additional subspecialty training in pediatric dermatology at Rady Children's Hospital in San Diego.


Medical Board Certifications

Pediatric Dermatology, American Board of Dermatology, 2016
Dermatology, American Board of Dermatology, 2015


Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego, 2016


Harvard Medical School/Massachusetts General Hospital, 2015


Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, 2012


Boston University School of Medicine, MD, 2011

Hospital Affiliations


  • Top Doctors, Los Angeles Magazine, 2021
  • Super Doctors® Southern California Rising Stars 2021