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    Robert Peppercorn

    Robert M. Peppercorn, M.D.


    (Board Certified)
    Limited practice status —
    For appointments or referrals please call the office directly.

    350 Del Norte Ave.
    Yuba City, California 95991
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    (530) 671-4182  F (530) 671-4835

    Medical Affiliation(s)

    Sutter Medical Foundation
          – Sutter North Medical Group
    Sutter Medical Network

    Education & Training

    Medical education:
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
    Internal Medicine, University of Utah
    Dermatology, Stanford University School of Medicine
    Special training:
    Trained in tumescent liposuction and body sculpting by the developer of the technique, Dr. Jeffrey Klein. Completed undergraduate education at Harvard University.

    Professional Interests

    Accutane treatment, Acne, Actinic keratosis, Acute febrile neutrophilic dermatosis/Sweets syndrome, Adnexal neoplasms, Age spots, Alopecia, Aphthous ulcers, Athlete's foot, Atypical moles, Basal cell carcinoma, Bites, Blistering disease, Botox, Chemical/laser peels, Collagen injections, Contact dermatitis, Cosmetic dermatologic surgery, Cosmetic dermatology, Crabs, Cradle cap, Cutaneous T-cell lymphoma, Cutaneous lymphoproliferative disorders, Cutaneous oncology, Cysts, Dermatitis, Dermatomyositis, Dermatopathology, Dermpath, Diaper rash, Diseases of the nails, Drug reactions, Dry skin, Eczema, Genital warts, Hair loss, Head lice, Herpes, Impetigo, Inflammatory skin diseases, Injections of fillers (Restylane and Perlane), Keratosis, Laser hair removal, Laser treatment, Laser treatment of vascular lesions, Leg veins, Leprosy, Liposuction, Melanoma, Microdermabrasion, Mole checks, Moles, Mycosis fungoides, Patch testing, Pediatric dermatology, Phototherapy, Pigmented lesions, Plant dermatitis, Port wine stain, Psoriasis, Rosacea, Scabies, Scars (acne), Sclerotherapy, Shingles, Skin allergy testing (patch testing), Skin cancer, Skin cancer prevention, Skin infections, Skin rejuvenation and tightening, Spider veins, Squamous cell carcinoma, Surgical removal of skin cancers and moles, Systemic lupus erythematosus, Tropical dermatology, Ulcers of the skin, Varicose veins, Vitiligo, Warts, Wound healing

    Additional Information

    Dr. Peppercorn devoted the last three decades to establishing Sutter North Advanced Dermatology and Laser Center as a widely respected full service state-of-the-art university quality department. He was the first dermatologist in the Sacramento Valley to use lasers for cosmetic skin rejuvenation in 1982. His main interests are the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of skin cancer as well as CO2 laser skin rejuvenation. Prior work experience includes working as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Dermatology at Stanford Medical School.

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    Community Activities

    Past President Board of Directors, Franklin School District; Past President Yuba-Sutter-Colusa Medical Society; Past Director, American Cancer Society; Community Awards from Yuba-Sutter Fair Livestock Auction; Outstanding Citizen Award from City of Yuba City; Director, Sutter North Medical Group; Chief Quality Officer, Sutter North Medical Group; Variation Reduction Champion, Sutter North Medical Group

    Personal Interests

    Spending time with family is his number one priority. He also enjoys movies and TV, computers, photography, bicycle riding, traveling and skiing. He is an avid follower of U.S. history and current events and is ready to actively discuss politics, if asked.

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    Honors & Awards

    Dr. Peppercorn is one of two physicians with Sutter Medical Foundation - North Division to receive the Sutter Medical Network's Patient Choice Award for the highest reported levels of patient satisfaction.

    Philosophy of Care

    I strive to offer the best university-quality care with the ultimate in small-town courtesy and friendliness with an emphasis on exceeding my patients' desires for outstanding and personalized medical care. Our office has been awarded the Best in Customer Service for all office in Yuba-Sutter for 2013.

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