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About Genevieve J. Kaunitz, MD

Genevieve J. Kaunitz, MD, is a board-certified dermatologist who practices general dermatology and treats a variety of skin conditions including eczema, psoriasis, and acne, among others. She has a special interest in the intersection of dermatology and immunology, through caring for patients who are immunosuppressed, as well as treating immune-related cutaneous side effects of chemotherapy and other cancer treatments.

Dr. Kaunitz strives for a patient-centered approach, addressing individual goals and concerns to build a comprehensive, yet attainable treatment plan.

As an assistant professor in the Department of Dermatology, she trains medical students and residents at UC San Diego School of Medicine.

Dr. Kaunitz completed her residency in dermatology at New York University (NYU), where she served as chief resident, and earned her medical degree from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. She is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology.

In her free time, she enjoys exploring new cities, restaurants and art museums.

UC San Diego Health Links
For more information, see Dermatology.

Insurance Information
UC San Diego Health accepts most major health insurance plans, but you should verify that your plan covers this provider and all services and locations. The information in the link below does not apply to affiliate providers, who are not employed by UC San Diego Health.
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Medical Degree

  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

Residency

  • New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY

Gender

  • Female

Languages

  • French

Date Joined Staff

  • 2021-09-01

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Dermatology

Conditions and Treatments

  • General Dermatology
  • Acne
  • Eczema
  • Psoriasis
  • Skin Conditions
Insurance Information
UC San Diego Health accepts most major health insurance plans, but you should verify that your plan covers this provider and all services and locations. The information in the link below does not apply to affiliate providers, who are not employed by UC San Diego Health.
Health Insurance Plans Accepted