As a board-certified dermatologist, Dr. Helton knows that the appearance of the skin can impact how people feel about themselves. Dr. Helton takes a holistic approach to the skin, combining the disciplines of holistic and traditional medicine to give skin the best nutritional and aesthetic beauty. He provides a wide range of medical, surgical and cosmetic services. He also specializes in repairing, and more importantly preventing, skin damage. Born and raised in Michigan, Dr. Helton earned his undergraduate degree in biology from Michigan Technological University and his medical degree from Michigan State University. Dr. Helton came to California to complete his residency at Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona, where he stills serves as an associate professor. He also completed a cosmetic dermatology fellowship with the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery’s renowned Fulton Skin Institute in Newport Beach. Dr. Helton is particularly interested in the latest technology so he may incorporate the most up-to-date medical advances to benefit his patients. He also enjoys art, which he feels gives him a deeper understanding of the aesthetics of beauty.