"My professional goal is to educate others on the many common, yet complex skin conditions in dermatology today. I strive to create value in the cosmetics industry by giving people access to problem/solution treatment products that not only work, but are luxurious feeling too."
-Kathy Fields, MD
Dr. Fields is a Stanford-trained, board-certified dermatologist who has been in private practice in San Francisco since 1987. In her own medical and surgical dermatology practice, Dr. Fields devotes her time to both cosmetic dermatology as well as treating disorders of the skin, hair and nails. Dr. Fields is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology at UCSF, a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, and a member of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery.
As an authority on cutting edge, dermatological treatment solutions, Dr. Fields was recently named one of America’s Top Dermatologists, one of America’s Top Physicians, and one of the Best Doctors in the Bay Area in California. She is a member of the Annenberg Circle of Dermatology Leadership and has been written up in Who's Who in the American Women and American Business. Dr. Fields has lectured nationally to fellow dermatologists, other doctors, and the public on acne, Botox injections, liposuction and aging skin, as well as cancer and breakthrough dermatology.
Dr. Fields and Dr. Rodan are the authors of the National Bestseller Write Your Skin a Prescription for Change, the new go-to-guide for taking control of your skin's destiny, and UNBLEMISHED, where they refute some of the most common misunderstandings about acne and present a groundbreaking guide to using over-the-counter medications to banish breakouts forever. Together, Dr. Fields and Dr. Rodan also received the coveted Cosmetic Executive Women’s Award in 2003 for “Changing the direction of the industry” with their creation of Proactiv® Solution.
Dr. Fields is frequently featured in national beauty and women’s magazines such as Allure, SELF, Glamour, and MORE. She has appeared on The Tyra Banks Show, The View, and Later Today.