Dr. Christina N. Kraus is a UCI Health dermatologist who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of general and complex skin conditions.

Christina N. Kraus, MD



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Medical Services
  • American Board of Dermatology, Dermatology
  • English
Medical School
Georgetown University School of Medicine
Georgetown University School of MedicineInternal Medicine
UCI School of MedicineDermatology
Professional Positions
  • Assistant Professor — Department of Dermatology, UCI School of Medicine
  • Member — Gold Humanism Honor Society
Awards and Recognition
  • Gold Humanism Honor Society Award, 2019
  • Women’s Dermatologic Society Mentorship Award, 2018
More Information

Dr. Christina N. Kraus is a board-certified UCI Health dermatologist who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of general and complex skin conditions, such as acne, eczema, psoriasis, melanoma and other skin cancers, autoimmune skin conditions, pigmentary disorders and skin conditions during pregnancy.

She has a special interest in genital and vulvar mucosal dermatoses, including lichen sclerosus, lichen planus, lichen simplex chronicus, hidradenitis suppurativa, Behçet's disease and other vulvar conditions.

Kraus earned her medical degree at Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C., followed by an internship in internal medicine at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital/MedStar Washington Hospital Center, where she was named intern of the year. She completed a dermatology residency at the UCI School of Medicine, where she served as a chief resident.

She is an author or co-author of numerous peer-reviewed research papers and regularly gives presentations at national conferences. She also is a champion of inclusiveness and diversity.

Kraus sees patients in Costa Mesa, Irvine, Orange, Tustin and Yorba Linda.



UCI Health Dermatology Center
Gottschalk Medical Plaza
1 Medical Plaza Drive
Irvine, CA 92697
Phone: 949-824-0606
Fax: 855-209-8413
UCI Health Plastic Surgery Services
200 S. Manchester Ave., Suite 650
Orange, CA 92868
Phone: 714-456-3077
Fax: 714-456-2229
UCI Health Cancer Center — Newport
1640 Newport Blvd., Suites 400 & 450
Costa Mesa, CA 92627
Phone: 949-999-2400
Fax: 949-999-2405
UCI Health — Newport Beach MacArthur
4000 MacArthur Blvd., Suite 110
Newport Beach, CA 92660
Phone: 949-445-8768
Fax: 866-251-0713
UCI Health — Tustin
1451 Irvine Blvd.
Tustin, CA 92780
Phone: 714-838-8408
Fax: 714-838-0029
UCI Health — Yorba Linda
18637 Yorba Linda Blvd.
Yorba Linda, CA 92886
Phone: 714-790-8600
Fax: 714-779-8003