About Dr Hodari


Adding Life to Years, Not Just Years to Life

Dr. Hodari describes his practice philosophy as "adding life to years, not just years to life." He is motivated by his passion to inspire and to be inspired. Dr. Hodari embraces the opportunity to empower patients through education, optimism, and lasting results. He believes that beautiful skin is healthy skin and one's energy, vitality, and overall health can manifest as clear, glowing skin.

A patient and compassionate practitioner, Dr. Hodari believes that "caring is sharing." That is, a strong doctor-patient relationship includes good communication, trust, and clear expectations. As such, Dr. Hodari embodies the tenets of sympathy, listening, and attention to detail in his approach to evaluating and treating patients.


Education and Personal Life

A native of the San Francisco Bay area, Dr. Hodari is thrilled to return to Northern California after completing his education in the Midwest and South. He completed his undergraduate education in Iowa where he majored in chemistry and captained the Grinnell College football team. Dr. Hodari received his medical degree from The Ohio State University. While at Ohio State he also studied business and administration, seeking ways to deliver better healthcare in a dynamic and ever evolving medical landscape.

Dr. Hodari concluded his medical training in New Orleans, Louisiana where he completed residencies in both Internal Medicine and Dermatology. A graduate of the Tulane Dermatology program, Dr. Hodari is board-certified in dermatology and has particular interests and advanced training in cosmetic dermatology. He finds the interplay between art and science to enhance patients' outward appearance and inner beauty, especially appealing.

Dr. Hodari enjoys spending time with his family, exercising, including running, boxing and cross-fit, international travel, and "all things" New Orleans.