Practitioners

Cheryl L. Effron, M.D.

Cheryl L. Effron MD | Dermatology | Anaheim Hills CA | Huntington BeachCheryl L. Effron, M.D. is a board certified Dermatologist who has administered advanced skincare in California for over 34 years. After graduating from Stanford University, Phi Beta Kappa, and the University of California’s Keck School of Medicine, she completed a Dermatology Residency at Affiliated Hospitals, Veterans Administration Hospital and University of California, Irvine, CA. Dr. Effron is a Fellow of the American Board of Dermatology since 1980.

Dr. Effron is also a consultant and international lecturer on sensitive skin disorders, acne as well as anti-aging treatment products, peels and laser procedures. She has sat on panels for dermatologic events in Indonesia, France, Singapore, Portugal, Iceland, India, Hong Kong, and Poland, as well as multiple locations within the United States. Cosmetic Dermatology of Orange County is a training center for techniques for the cosmetic filler, Sculptra and was part of the investigative protocol development for Juvederm.

Product formulation and development has been a passion of Dr. Effron’s for the past 25 years. Cosmetic Dermatology of Orange County offers an amazing range of products under the brand Effron MD, sold either individually or in kits for Acne, Pigmentation, Rosacea, Psoriasis, sensitive skin disorders, as well as a comprehensive segment for Facial Rejuvenation and Anti-aging.

Jeffrey Lander, MD, PhD

Jeffrey Lander, MD, PhD is a board certified Dermatologist and Mohs Surgeon performing all Mohs Micrographic Surgery for Cosmetic Dermatology of Orange County. Dr. Lander is a native of Southern California who received his Ph.D. in 1998 in Biological Sciences at UC, Irvine before completing his medical school and dermatology residency in 2006 at the University of Minnesota. He completed an additional one year fellowship in Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology in 2007 for in-office skin cancer surgery and reconstruction.

  • Diplomate, American Board of Dermatology
  • Fellow, American Academy of Dermatology

Education

Fellowship:
July 1, 2006- June 30, 2007
Associated Skin Care Specialists, P.A.— Fridley, MN Cutaneous Oncology/Moh’s Micrographic Surgery (1 year, ACMMSCO Accredited, Directed by Frederick S. Fish, MD)

Residency:
2003 – 2006 University of Minnesota Medical School—Minneapolis Dermatology

Internship:
2002 – 2003 Virginia Mason Medical Center—Seattle, Washington Medicine/Surgery Transitional Year Medical: 1998 – 2002 University of Minnesota Medical School—Minneapolis Doctor of Medicine (MD)

Graduate:
1992 – 1998 University of California—Irvine Department of Molecular Biology & Biochemistry PhD in Biological Sciences

Undergraduate: 1985 – 1990 University of Minnesota—Minneapolis BS in Biochemistry

Board Certification American Board of Dermatology Certificate # 2006-016191

Issued August 14, 2006 Active Medical Licenses State Date of Approval License # California Nov. 18, 2005 93332

Dr. Helia Eragi , D.O.

Dr. Eragi is a Board-Certified Dermatologist & Surgeon who specializes in general and surgical dermatology.

Dr. Eragi specializes in the treatment of:

  • Rashes
  • Eczema
  • Rosacea
  • Psoriasis
  • Hair Loss
  • Nail Disease
  • Acne Scarring
  • Varicose Veins
  • Skin Infections
  • Increased Sweating
  • Skin Tags and Growths
  • Advanced Treatments for Acne
  • Pigmented and Vascular Lesions
  • Wrinkle Reduction & Sun Damaged Skin
  • Skin Cancer Prevention, Detection and Treatment

Education & Training
Dr. Eragi graduated with high honors from the University of California-Los Angeles with a BS in neuroscience and received her DO degree from Western University of Health Sciences with honors. She completed her dermatology training at Pacific Hospital Long Beach and graduated in the top 5% of her class. She was also on the National Dean’s List for academic excellence and was a recipient of the Clem Parsons Memorial Award.

She is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, American Osteopathic Association, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, American Osteopathic College of Dermatology, Golden Key Society and Sigma Phi Honor Society. Dr. Eragi has participated on several medical missions to Sinoloa Mexico and Kenya with non-profit organizations providing health care for underserved communities.

Considered a forerunner in the medical field, Dr. Eragi has presented at several seminars relating to various dermatologic diseases and has been published in several dermatology journals. Dr. Eragi is fluent in English and Farsi. When she’s not practicing medicine, she enjoys fitness training, running, swimming, yoga, and traveling.

Jung "Anne" Sung, PA-C

Jung "Anne" Sung is a board certified Dermatology Physician's Assistant who has been in practice for 9 years. After graduating from John Hopkins University with a major in biology/pre-medical studies, she spent several years doing clinical research at the John Hopkins School of Medicine. She then obtained her graduate degree in 2004, with clinical training at the John Hopkins Hospital. She completed further surgical training at John Hopkins Hospital, University of Pennsylvania, and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital before relocating to Southern California in 2008. Anne joined Cosmetic Dermatology of Orange County in 2012 after working in a dermatology practice in Beverly Hills.

Anne is skilled in treating patients with acne (including accutane), psoriasis, rosacea, eczema, allergic dermatitis, warts and hyperpigmentation. With her surgical background, she is competent in performing skin biopsies and removals of skin cancers/pre-cancers, as well as excisions of lymphomas, cysts, moles and skin tags. She is also our certified specialist in the treatment of psoriasis and vitiligo with the Xtrac Excimer Laser.