Ruth Gilboa, MD

Ruth Gilboa, MDRuth Gilboa, MD

Dermatologist

Dr. Gilboa is a dedicated dermatologist serving patients across San Diego and Riverside counties with a compassionate approach to dermatological care. With a wealth of experience and a commitment to patient well-being, she provides comprehensive services to address a wide range of skin concerns.

A native of Sweden, Dr. Gilboa completed her extensive training at prestigious institutions such as the internationally renowned Karolinska Hospital in Stockholm, Sweden, known for its association with the Nobel Prize in Medicine. She furthered her training at Mercy Hospital in San Diego, honing her skills in general, medical, surgical, pediatric, and cosmetic dermatology. Dr. Gilboa's dedication to her patients extends beyond dermatological concerns, as she prioritizes their overall well-being and fosters long-term relationships with her patients.



Dr. Gilboa has specific training in a variety of dermatological procedures, including the treatment of facial veins, and the administration of BOTOX® Cosmetic and JUVÉDERM® injections. Her expertise in both medical and cosmetic dermatology allows her to offer tailored treatment plans to meet the unique needs and desires of each patient.

In addition to her medical expertise, Dr. Gilboa's fluency in five languages enhances her ability to connect with patients from diverse backgrounds. Outside of her practice, she enjoys traveling the world with her husband, exploring new cultures and experiences. Dr. Gilboa is a devoted family person, cherishing time spent with her two children and four granddaughters.


Education

Residency

  • St. Goran’s Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden, Department of Dermatology (1981-1987) 
  • Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden, Department of Dermatology (1981-1987) 

Certifications

  • California Medical License (1989) 
  • Diplomate, Swedish Board of Dermatology (1987) 
  • Swedish Medical License (1980)

For more information about Dr. Gilboa's services or to request a consultation, please contact us.

Currently seeing patients at the following locations:

Office Hours

Monday

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Tuesday

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Wednesday

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Thursday

8:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Friday

8:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Saturday

Closed

Sunday

Closed

Monday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Friday
8:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
Closed

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