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Thank you for the confidence you have placed in our practice. It is a privilege to be your trusted healthcare partner.

As the impact from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) on communities increases, we feel it is vital to communicate our plan to keep our patients and team members healthy and safe.

Our Locations

  • While our facilities and equipment are cleaned frequently throughout the day, we are increasing the frequency and detail of sanitizing equipment, exam tables, furniture, and doors.
  • We are increasing the cleaning of surfaces and items (computers, countertops, writing tools, clipboards, etc.) that are touched frequently.

Our Patients 

  • Please wash your hands for at least 20 seconds with soap and warm water before and after your appointment.
  • If you are unable to wash your hands beforehand, please use the provided alcohol-based hand sanitizer.
  • Please, no handshaking.
  • If you, or anyone accompanying you to your appointment, has had a recent onset of fever, cough, and shortness of breath or respiratory illness, or are caring for anyone who is experiencing these symptoms, or you have visited an identified a CDC high risk area in the last 14 days prior to your appointment, please reschedule your appointment by calling our office.
  • If you are experiencing any of these symptoms or have been to a CDC high risk area within the last 14 days, but still feel that you need to be seen, please call our office. Our medical staff will determine whether you will need to reschedule.
  • As much as possible, please limit the number of friends/family members accompanying you for your appointment.
  • If you are in the clinic and you need to cough or sneeze, please cough into a tissue and throw it immediately into the trash.

Our Team Members

  • We are expanding our employee training and we will follow CDC guidelines to ensure that we are maximizing prevention and preparedness.
  • We will continue our current hand-washing policy.
  • We are implementing a no-handshaking policy with patients and team members.
  • Our team members will stay home if they are sick.

Based on current information from the World Health Organization (, the Centers for Disease Control ( ), and our own preparedness efforts, we are confident we can provide a safe environment for you and our team members.


Thank you.

Zaina Rashid, DO, FAOCD, FAAD

Mohs Skin Cancer Surgeon & Dermatologist located in Mesa, AZ

Dr. Zaina Rashid, D.O., F.A.O.C.D., F.A.A.D. is a top-ranked dermatologist and Moh’s surgeon, offering state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment options for patients throughout Phoenix, Mesa, Chandler, Glendale, Gilbert Scottsdale, Peoria, and Tempe. At La Peau Dermatology, Dr. Rashid helps patients of all ages manage an array of skin diseases and conditions, including acne, psoriasis, eczema, shingles, and skin cancer including melanoma, basal cell carcinoma, and squamous cell carcinoma. Dr. Rashid is recognized as an expert in Mohs surgery, considered the "gold standard" for the treatment of skin cancer. Her expertise enables her to provide a higher standard of care and superior outcomes for patients throughout the Mesa region, making her the preferred choice for patients with all stages of skin cancer.

A fellow of the American Society for Mohs Surgery, Dr. Rashid has been published in numerous medical journals and is an active member of the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Osteopathic College of Dermatology, the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, and the Phoenix Dermatology Society. In addition to seeing patients at her practice, Dr. Rashid is an adjunct clinical professor at Midwestern University and Marian University and a preceptor for Arizona State University, and she lectures widely at medical conferences across the country. Additionally, she frequently consults for the pharmaceutical industry where she shares her expertise with her peers in the industry. A dedicated volunteer, Dr. Rashid has been recognized for her work for the United Nations Health Mission and she is a co-founder of the Refugee Women United for Progress.

Dr. Rashid is committed to providing her patients with the broadest array of state-of-the-art treatment options, and she is one of the first and only providers of PRP (platelet-rich plasma) therapy for natural tissue regeneration in damaged and aging skin. In addition, her expertise in Mohs surgery helps ensure skin cancer patients throughout the Mesa, AZ, region achieve optimal outcomes following skin cancer diagnosis while minimizing the risks of scarring and excessive tissue damage.

Dr. Rashid welcomes new patients and the practice accepts most major medical insurance plans.

Mohs Surgery

for Skin Cancer

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PRP - Plasma Rich Platelets

for Thinning Hair and Vampire Facelifts

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Accepted Insurance Providers

Our medical practice works closely with numerous insurance carriers to ensure that our patients get the care that they need and deserve. Our office staff is highly experienced in navigating the pitfalls of insurance forms and are only too happy to use their expertise on our patients' behalf. Click here for more information on accepted insurance. If you have any questions or do not see your insurance carrier listed, you can contact our office directly.

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Words from our patients

  • Yelp

    "Despite hearing the word cancer thinking it's the end of the world, this doctor truly soothed things down and we are very appreciative of her and the staff."

    Dana F.
  • Vitals

    "Never felt nervous, superior service by the doctor, took the time to answer questions before and after procedure. Scar healed great, very pleased. Thank you."

    Verified Patient
  • Vitals

    "The surgery was successful. Dr. Rashid impressed me as highly competent, thorough and pleasant in her interactions."

    Verified Patient
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Zaina Rashid, DO, FAOCD, FAAD
5424 East Southern Avenue
Suite 103
Mesa, AZ 85206