in Clinical Trials in Los Angeles

Skin Conditions Currently Enrolling
Trust the Numbers

Visit a Clinic You Can Trust


Our clinics have experienced doctors and staff that you can trust. You’ll be treated with professionalism and your privacy will be respected. Rest assured that you’ll be in good hands.

Access More Treatment

Convenient Locations

Between doctor visits, prescriptions, and trips to the drug store, it may be tough to find an effective treatment for your specific skin condition. When you participate in a Vial trial, you’ll be able to access new treatments and get care from high quality doctors.

Convenient Locations
Get Paid for Your Time

Get Paid for Your Time

Get Paid for Your Time

Participating in clinical trials takes time and Vial makes sure that you are compensated for that time. If you’re eligible to participate, you’ll receive a handy prepaid debit card after each visit as a thank-you.

See if You're Eligible

How It Works


Fill out
a one-minute form

If you are a good fit for the trial, you'll be invited for an in-person screening at the Clinic.


Book an appointment
to visit a clinic

Once you fill in the application form and send it you will see a calendar for booking a visit. You pick a time that works for you!


We'll call you
to confirm the visit

During a brief phone call, we will discuss your medications and study details.


Visit a clinic and begin
study participation

Visit our Clinic. The screening visit will be an opportunity for you to ask any questions and understand if you qualify.

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Metropolis Dermatology

Clinic address

888 S Figueroa St Suite 1050, Los Angeles, CA 90017

Phone (free call)

Meet Your Doctor
and Principal Investigator

Dr. James Wang
Dr. James Wang
Western University Of Health Sciences medical school
Clinic Hall

Frequently Asked Questions


If you do not find an answer to your question, please call us (213) 221-1733
If you do not find an answer to your question, please call us (213) 221-1733

After you sign up for a study, you will be contacted by someone on our team to go through more trial details, confirm your eligibility, and confirm your appointment. After that call, you'll receive some reminders from us until your appointment date. On the day of your appointment, you'll be screened by a doctor at the clinic and given the appropriate treatment.

The medication you might receive will vary depending on the study that you participate in. The medication is developed by pharmaceutical companies like Allergan, Pfizer, and IQVIA. After you sign up for a trial, you'll receive a call from someone on our team who will give you more information about the trial, including the medication that you might receive.

Yes, you will get paid for participating in a clinical study. The amount that you get paid as well as when you get paid varies. However, typically after each visit you get a debit card with your payment and receive a total of up to $1500 throughout the duration of the trial.

You do not have to pay for any treatment related to the clinical trial. If fact, we even compensate you to participate in the trial.

We will ask you some questions in the sign up form to see if you're generally eligible. From there, someone will give you a call to ask more detailed questions that can be answered remotely - to further confirm eligibility. There are, however, some eligibility requirements that can only be determined with a visit to the clinic. Given that, you will know if you are fully eligible for the trial after your first visit to the clinic.

The number of visits to the clinic varies by study and can range from 2-12 visits. After you sign up, someone will call you to discuss what trial will work best with your schedule depending on how many visits you're able to make.

We are able to assist with transportation. When you receive a call from us regarding your participation in the study, you may ask for transportation assistance. We will then set you up with Lyft Health which enables you to call a free car to the clinic.

You will be seen by a doctor at the clinic. There might also be some other staff members at the clinic there to help out with the trial. Everyone at the clinic has years of experience seeing patients and is trained to be professional and treat you with the utmost respect.

We are HIPPA compliant and we make it a priority to keep your data and personal information secure.

See if You're Eligible