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Tuesday: 8am - 8pm

Wednesday: 9am - 8pm

Thursday: 7am - 8pm

Friday: 9am - 2pm

Saturday: 8am - 1pm

Sunday: Closed

About Dr.

Dr. William Heimer

Dermatologist in San Diego, CA

Hillcrest Advanced Aesthetic DermatologyIn addition to his practice as a dermatologist, Dr. William Heimer is deeply involved in medical research and in the training of other physicians. He was one of the first physicians in the United States to use the Sculptra™ facial filler, and continues to educate other doctors in its use. Dr. Heimer has also published numerous articles in medical journals.

Undergraduate Education:
  • University of Central Florida – Orlando, Florida
  • Bachelor of Science (Chemistry) 1983, Cum Laude
  • Outstanding Chemistry Major, 1983
Medical Education:
  • University of South Florida – Tampa, Florida
  • Doctor of Medicine, 1983-1987
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, 1987
Internship:
  • Walter Reed Army Medical Center – Washington, DC
  • Transitional, 1987-1988
Residency:
  • Walter Reed Army Medical Center – Washington, DC
  • Dermatology Service, Medicine Department, 1990-1993
Medical Licenses:
  • State of California
  • State of Georgia
  • State of South Carolina
  • State of Florida
Certifications:
  • American Board of Dermatology, 1993
  • AAD CME Recognition, 1999
  • Officer Advanced Course, 1991
  • ACLS Instructor, 1989
  • Military Radiobiology Course, 1988
  • Army Flight Surgeon Course, 1988
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support, 1988
  • Combat Casualty Care Course, 1988
Military Assignments:

Platoon Leader/Flight Surgeon

  • Medical Platoon/HHT
  • 5/17 Cavalry, 2D Infantry Division
  • Camp Mobil/Camp Gary Owens – Republic of South Korea, 1988-1989

General Medical Officer

The Pentagon US Army Health Clinic – Washington, DC1989-1995

Staff Dermatologist - Eisenhower Army Medical Center – Fort Gordon, Georgia1993-1995

Chief, Dermatology Service - Eisenhower Army Medical Center – Fort Gordon, Georgia1995-1996

Associate Clinical Professor (volunteer) - Medical College of Georgia – Augusta Georgia1995-present

Professional Organizations:
  • Affiliate, American Society of Mohs Surgery
  • Fellow, American Academy of Dermatology
  • Member, Georgia Dermatology Society
  • Member, San Diego Dermatology Society
  • 38th Parallel Medical Society of Korea
  • US Army Flight Surgeon’s Association
Awards:

    Alan Berman Research Publication Award - Naval Research Lab, Washington, DC1985

    Golden Buffalo Award (The Dean’s Award) - USF Florida College of Medicine, 1987

    Outstanding Senior in Neurology - USF College of Medicine, 1987

Military Awards:
  • Expert Field Medical Badge
  • Flight Surgeon’s Badge, Honor Graduate
  • Army Commendation Medal with Oak Leaf
  • Army Service Ribbon
  • National Defense Ribbon (Desert Storm)
  • Army Superior Unit Award (Desert Storm)
  • Army Overseas Ribbon