Dr. Dimino graduated Cum Laude from Creighton University School of Medicine in 1990. She completed her internship in internal medicine at the University Of San Diego Medical Center and then spent the next 3 years as a dermatology resident at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. In her final year she served as chief resident in dermatology. She received her board certification from the American Academy of Dermatology in 1994 and renewed that in 2004 with a perfect score on the recertification exam. Immediately following her residency in 1994, she earned a coveted Mohs fellowship at Emory University where she completed her training in skin cancer surgery, reconstructive surgery, and cosmetic surgery. After working in a group practice for 4 years, Dr. Dimino opened her own private practice in 1999--Bayview Dermatology and Laser Medical Center Inc. Dr. Dimino is the author of numerous journal articles as well as a surgical book chapter, and has served as a clinical instructor for dermatologic surgery at UCLA.