Announcing New GSD Lennon Lane Clinic offering Same Day Appointments - Now Open!


Timothy H. McCalmont, MD


Dr. Timothy McCalmont is an internationally renowned board-certified dermatopathologist who has served as a Professor of Pathology and Dermatology and Co-Director of UCSF Dermatopathology and Oral Pathology Service for many years.

Dr. McCalmont completed his Bachelor of Science degree in biochemistry, graduating with distinction from Iowa State University. He then completed his medical degree at The University of Iowa. Dr. McCalmont’s postgraduate training includes an internship at William Beaumont Hospital, a Pathology residency at Wake Forest University, and residency and fellowship training in Dermatology and Dermatopathology at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF).

Dr. McCalmont enjoyed a 30-year career at UCSF and has departed as Professor Emeritus of Pathology and Dermatology. During the last three decades, he has earned a distinguished reputation for both primary diagnosis and second opinion consultations. Dr. McCalmont loves all diagnostic dermatopathology but has special expertise in the evaluation of melanocytic tumors, cutaneous lymphomas, and adnexal tumors. He has been a past editor of the Journal of Cutaneous Pathology and is an active member of the American Society for Dermatopathology.


  • 1990 Century Club, Department of Pathology, Wake Forest University Medical Center
  • 1994 Teacher of the Year, Department of Dermatology, UCSF
  • 2002 Teacher of the Year, Department of Dermatology, UCSF
  • 2005 Teacher of the Year, Department of Dermatology, UCSF