Dr. Andrea Hui is a board-certified San Francisco dermatologist who joined Bay Area Cosmetic Dermatology in October 2014. As a fellowship-trained dermatologic surgeon, Dr. Hui is an expert in the diagnosis and treatment of skin cancers, Mohs micrographic surgery, and reconstructive surgery. She has also received years of extensive training in cosmetic dermatology, including, fillers, neuromodulators, and lasers.
Dr. Hui was born and raised in Chicago. She completed her medical training at University of Illinois, graduating at the top of her class as a recipient of the Alpha Omega Alpha award. After finishing her medicine internship at University of Chicago-Evanston Hospital, she moved to New York City to complete her dermatology residency at SUNY Downstate, serving as chief resident. Dr. Hui then received further training in Mohs surgery and cosmetic dermatology in a procedural fellowship at SUNY Downstate with the past president of the American Academy of Dermatology, Dr. Daniel Siegel. Dr. Hui is dedicated to helping her patients achieve and maintain beautiful skin through education and a personalized skincare plan.
In addition to serving patients, Dr. Hui is passionate about teaching. A board-certified dermatologist in San Francisco, she has authored over 20 papers and book chapters, with a special focus on acne and integrative medicine. She is also an educator in neuromodulators such as BOTOX® Cosmetic, fillers, and lasers, often speaking at worldwide dermatology and plastic surgery conferences and providing one-on-one training to other dermatologists. Dr. Hui welcomes dermatology residents to spend a few days with her in the office to learn procedural dermatology.
Watch this video for tips from Dr. Hui on preventing sun damage.
As a child, Dr. Hui developed a love for art and music. She spent her time drawing and studying the human form, practicing proportions, lines, and the play of shadows and light. Dr. Hui is an avid photographer who strives to capture beauty through her lens. She believes photography is especially important to help patients follow their aesthetic progress through time. As an accomplished concert pianist, Dr. Hui also brings a unique artistic touch to surgical and cosmetic dermatology. She owes much of her surgical and aesthetic skills to her continued passion and practice of the arts.
In her spare time, Dr. Hui enjoys spending time with her family, significant other, two dogs, and friends. She is an avid traveler and adores engaging in new cultures and cuisines. She enjoys the outdoors and especially loves snowboarding and hiking.