We found 6 dermatologists who accept L.A. Care Health Plan HMO near Newport Beach, CA.
Dr. Kenneth Alpern is a specialist in surgical dermatology. His areas of expertise include the following: academic dermatology, skin issues, and skin of color. He has received a 2.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Dr. Alpern accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. He graduated from the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine.
Clinical interests: Academic Dermatology, Medical Dermatology, Skin of Color
Dr. Vincent Hung's areas of specialization are surgical dermatology and head & neck plastic surgery. Patients gave Dr. Hung an average rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. Areas of expertise for Dr. Hung include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. He is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Shield, and more. He attended the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center for residency. Dr. Hung has received the following distinctions: Southern California Super Doctors and Southern California Super Doctors 2008. Dr. Hung (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Mandarin and Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with Huntington Hospital.
Clinical interests: Cosmetic Dermatology, Nail Disorders, Endoscopic Technique, Eyelid Surgery, Facial Implants, ... (Read more)
Dr. Malcolm Ke, who practices in Downey, CA, Torrance, CA, and Newport Beach, CA, is a medical specialist in MOHS-micrographic surgery. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Ke include academic dermatology, nail surgery, and cosmetic skin treatment. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Ke takes. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with Case Western Reserve University, Dr. Ke attended Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School. He is professionally affiliated with Greater Newport Physicians (GNP) and Torrance Memorial Medical Center. He has an open panel.
Clinical interests: Cosmetic Dermatology, Academic Dermatology, Laser Procedures, Nail Surgery, Skin Cancer
Dr. Navid Nami sees patients in Newport Beach, CA and Downey, CA. His medical specialty is MOHS-micrographic surgery. He is a graduate of Western University of Health Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific. For his professional training, Dr. Nami completed a residency program at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. The average patient rating for Dr. Nami is 3.5 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Nami (or staff) is conversant in Spanish and Persian. Dr. Nami is affiliated with Greater Newport Physicians (GNP). He is open to new patients.
Dr. Tanya Foreman practices MOHS-micrographic surgery. In her practice, Dr. Foreman focuses on skin cancer. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Foreman accepts. She attended medical school at Boston University School of Medicine.
Clinical interests: Skin Cancer
Dr. Leila Ettefagh specializes in dermatology (skin disorders). She studied medicine at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine. Dr. Ettefagh's average rating from her patients is 3.0 stars out of 5. She accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers.
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- Dermatopathology deals with the identification of skin diseases. Dermatopathologists diagnose skin problems, usually by taking scrapings of skin and examining them under a microscope.
- Cosmetic dermatology is the branch of dermatology that works to improve the appearance of the skin. This can include wrinkle reduction, liposuction, hair loss treatment, or the treatment of scars.
- Dermatological Immunology is a subspecialty that deals specifically with immune related problems of the skin, such as eczema or lupus.
- Pediatric dermatologists treat newborns and children with skin disorders. They also provide help to families with inherited skin problems.
- Mohs surgeons are specialized dermatologists who can remove skin cancers using a microsurgery known as Mohs technique, where slides of the tissue are examined as they are removed. This is a very exact surgery with an extremely high cure rate.