Dr. McCalmont grew up in small-town Iowa and attended the University of Iowa College of Medicine. She completed her dermatology training at Wake Forest University Medical School in North Carolina. She has been practicing community dermatology in El Cerrito since 1992.
Dr. McCalmont has built a broad medical dermatology practice over those 2 decades. Much of her practice centers on personally treating skin cancers or utilizing the surgical expertise of local Mohs surgeons like Dr. Fu. She has been recognized by her peers as one of the Best Doctors of the East Bay on multiple occasions.
Dr. McCalmont spends her time outside the office bicycling with her husband, cooking, gardening, and reading.