Crane Street Dermatology

About Us

At Crane Street Dermatology we practice medicine based on the highest standards of patient care and professionalism.


Recia Kott Blumenkranz, MD

Dr. Recia Kott Blumenkranz is a board-certified Dermatologist and fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. She has been caring for patients in the Bay Area for the past 20 years.

Dr. Blumenkranz was born in Montreal, Canada and received her undergraduate education at Brown University where she was awarded an Sc.B. in biology, Magna Cum Laude. Her first two years of medical school were spent at Stanford, and she did a third year of research in the Department of Pathology. Dr. Blumenkranz then graduated from the University of Miami School of Medicine where her husband was doing his Ophthalmology fellowship. She was elected a member of the medical honor society Alpha Omega Alpha, and received the American Medical Woman's citation. Dr. Blumenkranz completed an internship in Internal Medicine and her Dermatology residency at the University of Miami. Prior to coming to California, she practiced Dermatology at Henry Ford Hospital and William Beaumont Hospital in Michigan.

After moving to California with her family in 1992, Dr. Blumenkranz joined the practice of Dr. Robert Adams, an esteemed Menlo Park practitioner and Stanford clinical faculty member. Since his retirement in 1995 she has continued to expand the clinical practice, incorporating many of the newer aesthetic skin care treatments and procedures.