William F. Groff, M.D.
Meet William F. Groff, M.D.
Dr. William F. Groff has been practicing cosmetic dermatology in Southern California for over 15 years. A leader in this field, Dr. Groff has given over 100 lectures in ten different countries on laser resurfacing, Ultherapy®, Botox® and fillers and was instrumental in developing the Ultra Repair resurfacing procedure. As an advanced cosmetic injector, Dr. Groff serves as a trainer and key opinion leader for Allergan Inc® (Botox Cosmetic, Juvederm®, Voluma™ XC), Galderma (Restylane®, Perlane®,Dysport®), and Merz Pharm. (Radiesse®, Belotero®, Xeomin®). In this role, Dr. Groff teaches other physicians advanced injection techniques using these products.

Recently, Dr. Groff appeared on CBS’s The Doctors to discuss the latest techniques in laser resurfacing. Over 50 million viewers saw the episode worldwide. He is also a regular dermatology correspondent on Fox News, and has appeared on ABC and NBC news programs.

Dr. Groff graduated from Penn State University with a B.S. in biology and vertebrate physiology. During medical school at PCOM in Philadelphia, he received the highly coveted U.S. Naval Health Professions Scholarship Award. After graduating at the top of his class, Dr. Groff moved to San Diego to begin his postgraduate work and went on to complete a surgical internship at the Naval Medical Center, San Diego.
My Team

American Society of Lasers in Medicine and Surgery 2005
American Board of Dermatology: Board Certification 2003
American Academy of Dermatology Member 2003
Navy/Marine Corps Achievement Medal 1999
Expert in Military Pistol/Rifle 1995, 1998
Honors in Cardiology 1993
Honors in Preceptorship 1993
American College of General Practioner’s Award 1993
United States Navy Health Profession’s Scholarship 1993
Penn State University Dean's List 1987 - 1991

Laser Training: Naval Medical Center 2000 – 2003
E. Victor Ross, M.D.
San Diego, CA

Dermatology Associates of San Diego 11/03-12/03
Richard E. Fitzpatrick, M.D.
San Diego, CA

Residency: Naval Medical Center 2000 - 2003
Dermatology Department
San Diego, CA

Aviation Training: Flight Surgeon Training Course 1996 – 1997
Pensacola, FL

Internship: Naval Medical Center 1995 – 1996
General Surgery Department
San Diego, CA

Medical School: PCOM 1991 – 1995
Philadelphia, PA

College: Penn State University 1987 – 1991
University Park, PA
B.S. – Biology/Vertebrate Physiology