Sacramento Dermatologist
5601 J Street
Sacramento, California 95819 US
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5 out of 5 stars Dysport

Great Place. Sacramento, CA

I just went today for a consultation.Doctor Tanghetti took his time to explain everything and suggest what it was best for me. He answered all my questions and you can see he is not trying to sell you some procedure you may not need. You can tell he wants the best for you. I have a Dysport treatment first time ever. I was very scare of the needle. However, I did not feel anything. He did a...

5 out of 5 stars Tattoo Removal

Tattoo Removal Success - Sacramento, CA


3 out of 5 stars Acne Treatment

21 Years Old - Sacramento, CA

Dr. Tanghetti is not a comfortable person to talk to. Needs to know about psychotherapy to deal with people in my opinion.

5 out of 5 stars Tattoo Removal

Starting the Process of Tattoo Removal with Picosure - Sacramento, CA

The laser nurse Heidi was fantastic. She was straight-forward and didn't give me any false expectations. She also made the actual laser process as comfortable of possible.

5 out of 5 stars Tattoo Removal

Tattoo Removal - Sacramento, CA

Excellent staff! Very professional and polite! Facility is stylish and super clean.

5 out of 5 stars Voluma

Voluma Lift - Sacramento, CA

Dr Tanghetti was very informative and provided me with all the necessary information prior to treatment. He worked with his injector nurse Kathy to make sure I got the expected result. Dr. Tanghetti and Kathy were both great.

5 out of 5 stars PicoSure

Happy with Picosure! - Sacramento, CA

Dr. Emil Tanghetti's practice was great. They are very experienced, professional and supportive.

*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 Academy of Dermatology (AAD)

Awards & Recognition

RealSelf Top Doctor


  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Undergraduate: UC Davis
    Medical: UCLA School of Medicine
  • Post-Medical School Training

    Internal Medicine, Stanford
    Dermatology, Harvard School of Medicine

Treatments offered at Center for Dermatology and Laser Surgery

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On Obagi nu derm system, can I apply moisturizer?

Anita,Feel free to moisturize while you are treating your skin with the Obagi Nu Derm system. I always encourage my patients to moisturize when using... READ MORE

Picosure for Black Tattoos? (photo)

The PicoSure has become our go-to device for the type of tattoo with dense black ink as you have described. We are seeing clearance for these types of... READ MORE

Can I use a skin oil, as a moisturizer, after I apply Retin A gel .025%?

Some face oils can work quite nicely for moisturizers while using Retin-A. An effective way to make sure the oil absorbs is to pat it into your skin.... READ MORE

Should I be using Melamix the rest of the week or just when blended with tretinoin?

Generally when treating patients at our office with ZO Melamin, Melamix and Tretinoin we have our patients follow this protocol: Melamin used morning... READ MORE

Does PicoSure Get Rid Of Red Ink?

If you have red tattoo ink, PicoSure would most likely not be the best laser to clear your tattoo. Yellow is difficult as well. That’s when you need a... READ MORE

How long do fillers like Juvederm last?

Hyaluronic Acid fillers, like Juvederm, are indicated for varying durations. The range is anywhere from 6 months to 2 years. Some individuals break... READ MORE

I've had Juvederm (Voluma) and the softer type put in my face. Can I mix other types or stick with one brand? (Photo)

While you definitely should let your provider know what fillers you have already had injected, you can certainly have other filler brands injected. At... READ MORE

Should I give SculpSure a second chance? No results.

While it can take up to 12 weeks to see the full results from a single SculpSure treatment, the vast majority of patients will need more than one... READ MORE

Had Juvederm Voluma injected into tear trough/ infraorbital area 18 days ago. Unhappy with results. Was I overfilled? (photos)

Given the questionable judgement of your provider in initially even suggesting Voluma for the tear trough area, I would be hesitant to return to that... READ MORE

Can I undergo laser hair removal for my face when I'm using perscribed acne medication? (photo)

Using acne medications certainly does not mean that you should avoid laser hair reduction. You took the right first step by checking with your... READ MORE

Before and After Photos by Dr. Tanghetti

Emil A. Tanghetti, MD has shared 27 before and after pictures with 41 helpful votes from the RealSelf community.

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