Los Gatos Dermatologic Surgeon
777 Knowles Dr., Ste. 16
Los Gatos, California 95032 US
Call Doctor Write a Review

Treatment Pricing

5K profile views
41 years experience
41 expert answers
Last contacted by
a user ...

Write a review

Are you a patient of Bruce Saal, MD?

Write a Review



5.0 out of 5 stars 5.0 stars from 2 reviews See details Hide details
Narrow 2 reviews by:
Sort by:
  • Featured
  • Highest Rating
  • Lowest Rating
  • Recent
Treatment results may vary

Left with a Ghost of a Tattoo -San Jose, CA

Several years ago I made the mistake of getting a tattoo at a convention. Although I was pretty certain of what I wanted, I had not taken the time to size and place it properly and the end result was a tattoo that was not only too large for my small frame, but it was placed too far out on my shoulder and had mistakes that made it look ugly. After a few years I decided to get it removed. I was...

5 out of 5 stars LED Skin Treatment

Working for Me!

My health insurance covers the procedure. It takes 10 minutes slightly and was uncomfortable the first time. I get it every 2 weeks for my acne. I love it. My skin tone has evened out. My face is hardly oily at all anymore. I used to be a walking puddle even on a cold day when wearing makeup. Now when I wear makeup hardly any oil. My acne has improved tremendously, as well. I still get...

*Your results may vary. Any specific claims or permanence length of results vary for each patient and are not guaranteed.

Board Certifications

Board-certified by the American Board of Dermatology


American Society of Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS)
Fellow, American Academy of Dermatology (FAAD)


  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Undergraduate: Chemistry, Harpur College at the State University of New York
    Medical: MD, Tulane University School of Medicine
  • Post-Medical School Training

    Internship: Rotational, Los Angeles County, University of Southern California Medical Center
    Residency: Dermatology, Los Angeles County, University of Southern California Medical Center

Treatments offered at Los Gatos Dermatology - Dr. Bruce M. Saal

Most popular answers from Bruce Saal, MD

Narrow by:

How Much Does Tattoo Removal Cost?

Dear bohlendl, Since the initial evaluation for Laser Tattoo Removal requires a complete medical history form (to understand allergies, existing... READ MORE

Botox After Care?

You don't have to sit up, but don't lie down. Don't rub the area as this may cause the toxin to drift into other areas and cause undesirable side... READ MORE

Safe Skin Lightening Cream

There has NEVER been a documented case of cancer caused by hydroquinone. Even the most rudimentary research on this subject is deeply flawed.... READ MORE

Laser Tattoo Removal Scar

Dear candace19, We truly have a state-of-the-art clinic for Laser Tattoo Removal and can treat virtually any tattoos of any color to the point where... READ MORE

What Tattoo Ink Colors Are Easiest to Remove?

Hello, Any color can be removed, but colors such as yellow, pink, bright sky blue and bright kelly green takesomewhat longer to respond. We have been... READ MORE

How Long Does Botox Last?

Hello, Botox usually lasts around 12-16 weeks. The loss of the Botox effect depends primarily on internal issues (the effectiveness of your immune... READ MORE

Can You Exercise After Botox or Will It Decrease the Results?

Dear cory in chi town, Since the Botox needs to be absorbed into the muscle after the injection, and since this takes about 3-4 hours, it's advisable... READ MORE

Laser Hair Removal Side Effects and Risks?

Hello, The pigmentation or scarring of the skin is related to the activity of the color producing cells. Since all lasers use a form of localized... READ MORE

What's the Best Laser Hair Removal Machine?

Hello, Thank you for asking this question because you're right, there are several options right now for patients to choose from. As practitioners, it... READ MORE

When to Stop Shaving Before Laser Hair Removal?

Dear meus, Great question as the amount of hair present on the body during the laser hair removal treatment does make a difference. The laser can only... READ MORE

There is no recent activity.

*Your results may vary. Any specific claims or permanence length of results vary for each patient and are not guaranteed.