Rebecca Fitzgerald MD
Meet Rebecca Fitzgerald MD
Dr. Rebecca Fitzgerald is a Diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology and a Fellow of both the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) and the American Society of Dermatological Surgery (ASDS). She is on the clinical faculty at the University of California — Los Angeles (UCLA). A New Orleans native, Dr. Fitzgerald graduated from Louisiana State University (LSU) Medical School. She subsequently completed an Internal Medicine residency at UCLA/Cedars Sinai Medical Center(CSMC) in Los Angeles, California before returning home to New Orleans, where she completed her training in Dermatology. She returned to California following her post graduate training, and is pleased to continue serving the greater Los Angeles area from her new Larchmont location. Dr. Fitzgerald has published in peer reviewed medical journals, presented at medical educational seminars and has been featured as a medical expert on local and national television programs. She is very active academically and is heavily involved in research and training and  is sought after internationally for her physician training abilities and as specialty speaker for professional gatherings around the globe.
My Team

Julie Gray is our certified Physician Assistant and Laser Technician. Julie received her undergraduate biology degree from UCLA and her Master’s degree in physician assistant practice from USC. She is a member of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants (SDPA), and California Association of Physician Assistants (CAPA). Julie has extensive expertise in all of our advanced laser, radio frequency, and cyrolipolysis devices, including Ultherapy, CoolSculpting, fractional laser, eMatrix, acne therapy, Accutane, skincare product selection and Photodynamic Therapy. She provides many of the medical dermatology requirements of our patients and is adept at most all the functions of a fully trained dermatologist. 

We were delighted to welcome Angela Sarff, RN, to the RFMD staff in November 2011. Angela sees patients for consultations and performs IPL Photofacials, Ultherapy, Ematrix, and Laser Hair Reduction procedures. She received her BA from UCLA in English and Comparative Literature and her nursing degree from Glendale College. Her impressive professional accreditations, in addition to Registered Nurse, include Critical Care Nurse, and member of the American Association of Critical Care Nurses. Prior to joining our staff, Angela worked at Keck Medical Center of USC in Surgical Intensive Care. Angela enjoys the fast-paced environment of Dr. Fitzgerald’s office and comments, “I love working with lasers because of their powerful results. My favorite part of my job is helping improve patients’ self esteem via their skin.” 

Our Medical Aesthetician, Rachael, has been with our practice for almost 2 years. She has extensive knowledge in skin care treatments and products, especially when utilized to complement laser services and/or injectibles. Rachael sees new and existing patients for skincare consultations, performs treatments including facials, Silkpeels, chemical peels & oxygen treatments, and develops skin care regimens customized for each individual patient. Prior to joining our office, Rachael managed two different medical spas in the Los Angeles area. Having an esthetician license for over 11 years, Rachael’s passion rests in creating goal-oriented skin care programs that fit each client’s lifestyle, delivering results and overall satisfaction. Additionally, Rachael enjoys continuing education programs that broaden her knowledge of services and products on the market and has obtained various certifications through these courses and trainings. 


American Board of Dermatology 1995  -  Present
Recertification 2004
Certification 1995


Rebecca Fitzgerald MD Dermatology 2005  –  Present
Private  Practice
Los Angeles, California

UCLA Department of Medicine 2006  -  Present
Clinical Instructor of Medicine
Los Angeles, California

Southern California Kaiser Permanente 1998  -  2007
Panorama City, California

Northeast Dermatology Associates 1997  -  1998
Boston, Massachusetts

Stanocola Medical Center 1995  -  1997
Acting Chief of Dermatology
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
1985 - 1989 
Resident in Dermatology 1992  -  1995
Louisiana State University Medical Center
New Orleans, Louisiana

Resident in Internal Medicine 1990  -  1992
UCLA/Cedars Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, California

Intern in Internal Medicine 1989  -  1990
UCLA/Cedars Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, California

Doctor of Medicine 1985  -  1989
Louisiana State University School of Medicine
New Orleans, Louisiana