Clemens Esche, M.D., F.A.A.D

Clemens Esche, M.D., F.A.A.D.

Medical, Integrative, and Cosmetic Dermatology

Location: Pleasanton

Now Taking Telehealth Appointments

Dr. Clemens Esche is a board-certified dermatologist who completed his dermatology residency at The Johns Hopkins Hospital and held assistant professor appointments at The Mayo Clinic and Johns Hopkins University.

Dr. Esche has received more than 10 academic awards for his pioneering research and authored more than 70 scientific publications. He serves on the editorial board of the Journal of Dermatology Research Reviews & Reports.

Dr. Esche treats adult, pediatric, and cosmetic patients and specializes in minimally invasive cosmetic procedures with little to zero downtime. He is also dedicated to tackling the root causes of chronic skin disease. The ultimate goal is life long remission of acne, psoriasis, eczema, and autoimmune disease.

Every patient is unique and requires a personalized approach. Frequent root causes include reactive food, (pre)diabetes (a reversible lifestyle condition), digestive difficulties, microbiome abnormalities, hormonal imbalances, vitamin deficiencies, toxin overload, inactivity, poor sleep, unhealthy stress responses, happiness deficiency, and prescription medications.


  • Patients’ Choice Award 2018
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition 2018
  • Most Voted Doctor Silver Award 2017
  • DCA Top 100 2016
  • National Winner of The Doctors’ Choice Award 2014 & 2015
  • On-Time Doctor Award 2015
  • Patients’ Choice Award 2013

Featured in:

  • Marquis Who’s Who in Medicine & Healthcare
  • Marquis Who’s Who in America

Invited Keynote Speaker:

  • 2nd Euro-Global Congress on Melanoma and Skin Diseases,
    2017, London, UK
  • 13th International Conference and Exhibition on Cosmetic Dermatology & Hair Care, 2017, Paris, France
  • 2nd International Conference on Aesthetic Medicine & Cosmetology, 2019, Tokyo, Japan