Erik S. Cabral, MD, FAAD, FACMS

Erik S. Cabral, M.D., F.A.A.D., F.A.C.M.S.

Mohs and Dermatologic Surgery

Location:  Brentwood, Walnut Creek, Merced & Modesto

Erik S. Cabral, M.D., F.A.A.D., F.A.C.M.S. is a Bay Area native with Stanford training and a fellow of the American College of Mohs Surgery. Dr. Cabral is a board-certified dermatologist and a Fellow of the American College of Mohs Surgery. He has over 50 scientific presentations, publications, and book chapters on reconstructive surgery and skin cancer. He was honored to be chosen as a finalist in the 2019 Iron Surgeon competition.


Dr. Cabral received his Bachelor’s in Human Biology with Honors Thesis from Stanford University. He studied abroad at Brasenose College, Oxford University and Universidad Autonoma del Estado de Mexico in Cuernavaca and is fluent in Spanish.


After college, he completed 3 years of graduate training at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases in Bethesda, Maryland, then returned to Stanford to complete his M.D. with an emphasis in skin cancer & melanoma research. His internship was at Valley Medical Center, a Stanford affiliated county hospital. Subsequently, he completed a residency in dermatology at Stanford and then pursued a Mohs surgery, cutaneous oncology, and cosmetics fellowship with Dr. Richard G. Bennett at UCLA with an emphasis on reconstructive surgery.


Dr. Cabral has treated thousands of Mohs surgery patients in the Bay Area over the past 7 years. He is a fan of tennis, snowboarding, golf & wine.