Dr. Christopher V Crosby MD Dermatologist

Dr. Christopher Crosby is a dermatologist in La Mesa, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Pomerado Hospital and Sharp Grossmont Hospital. He received his medical degree from Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine and has been in practice for 9 years. Dr. Crosby accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 9 doctors at Pomerado Hospital and one of 9 at Sharp Grossmont Hospital who specialize in Dermatology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Dermatologist: Dermatologic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Emory University
Residency, Dermatology, 2006–2009

Los Angeles County-Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
Internship, Transitional Year, 2005–2006

Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine
Class of 2005

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Dermatology
Certified 4 years in Dermatology

GA State Medical License
Active through 2015

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

WA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FASDS), American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

Fellow (FAAD), American Academy of Dermatology

Publications & Presentations

Conjunctival lichen planus in a patient with herpes simplex virus keratitis.
Crosby, M.B., Crosby, C.V., Wojno, T.H., Grossniklaus, H.E.

VE-cadherin is not required for the formation of nascent blood vessels but acts to prevent their disassembly.
Crosby, C.V., Fleming, P.A., Argraves, W.S., Corada, M., Zanetta, L., Dejana, E., Drake, C.J.

Transplanted human cord blood cells give rise to hepatocytes in engrafted mice.
Ishikawa, F., Drake, C.J., Yang, S., Fleming, P., Minamiguchi, H., Visconti, R.P., Crosby, C.V., Argraves, W.S., Harada, M., Key, L.L., Livingston, A.G., Wingard, J.R., Ogawa, M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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