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We found 5 surgical dermatologists who accept Blue Cross/Blue Shield near Fullerton, CA.

Dr. Renee Yvonne Cobos, MD
Specializes in Dermatological Immunology, Pediatric Dermatology, Dermatopathology, MOHS-Micrographic Surgery
1950 Sunny Crest Drive; Suite 2300
Fullerton, CA
 

Dr. Renee Cobos is a specialist in pediatric dermatology, dermatological immunology, and dermatopathology. Dr. Renee Cobos works in Fullerton, CA and Brea, CA. The average patient rating for Dr. Cobos is 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Cobos is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and HealthSmart, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Cobos studied medicine at the University of New Mexico School of Medicine. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Cobos include: Southern California Super Doctors; Top Women Southern California Super Doctors; and Southern California Super Doctors 2008.

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Dr. Alexander Miller, MD
Specializes in MOHS-Micrographic Surgery
17021 Yorba Linda Boulevard; #140
Yorba Linda, CA
 

Dr. Alexander Miller specializes in MOHS-micrographic surgery and practices in Yorba Linda, CA. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Miller's clinical interests encompass mohs surgery and skin cancer. He is professionally affiliated with Placentia-Linda Hospital. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Miller honors. He studied medicine at the University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine. His training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Irvine. Dr. Miller (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish and Russian.

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Clinical interests: Skin Cancer, Mohs Surgery

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Specializes in MOHS-Micrographic Surgery
2720 N Harbor Boulevard; Suite 210
Fullerton, CA
 

Dr. Robert Rosenberg is a specialist in MOHS-micrographic surgery. He works in Fullerton, CA. He has received a 4.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Dr. Rosenberg takes Blue Shield, Health Net, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. He studied medicine at the University of California, Davis, School of Medicine. He has received the following distinction: Southern California Super Doctors 2008.

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Specializes in Pediatric Dermatology, Dermatopathology, MOHS-Micrographic Surgery
1165 N Euclid Street
Anaheim, CA
 

Dr. David Friedman is a physician who specializes in pediatric dermatology, dermatopathology, and MOHS-micrographic surgery. He is a graduate of the University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine. Dr. Friedman has received a 4.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Friedman honors.

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Specializes in Dermatopathology, MOHS-Micrographic Surgery
2720 N Harbor Boulevard; Suite 220
Fullerton, CA
 

Dr. Khaled Hassan specializes in dermatopathology and MOHS-micrographic surgery and practices in Fullerton, CA. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Shield, and Health Net are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Hassan takes. Dr. Hassan studied medicine at Duke University School of Medicine.

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What is Surgical Dermatology?

Dermatologic surgery is skin surgery to correct medical issues or improve appearance. Specialists in dermatologic surgery are called surgical dermatologists.

One of the most important procedures performed by surgical dermatologists is called Mohs surgery. Mohs surgery is an extremely precise type of cancer removal that leaves healthy tissue behind. It has the highest success rate of all skin cancer surgeries.

Beyond Mohs surgery, dermatologic surgeons may perform reconstructive surgery to restore function and appearance to skin damaged by trauma or a previous surgery. They can treat or remove growths and marks on the surface of the skin, including scars, moles, skin tags, and birthmarks. Most dermatologic surgeons also offer cosmetic treatments, which may include:
  • Hair transplants
  • Laser hair removal
  • Laser resurfacing to treat sun damage, age spots, or wrinkles
  • Tattoo removal
  • Sclerotherapy to treat varicose veins
  • Liposuction to remove unwanted fat
  • Anti-aging treatments such as Botox, injectable fillers, or chemical peels

There is a great deal of overlap between surgical dermatology, medical dermatology, and cosmetic dermatology. Some procedures apply to more than one subspecialty. For instance, mole removal can be medically necessary to lower the risk of skin cancer, but it also may improve appearance, especially if the mole is large or in a prominent position. Most dermatologists offer services in all areas.