We found 12 providers with an interest in skin issues and who accept Health Net EPO near San Diego, CA.

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Dr. Erick Alfonso Mafong, MD
Specializes in MOHS-Micrographic Surgery
4060 Fourth Avenue; Suite 209
San Diego, CA
 

Dr. Erick Mafong's specialty is MOHS-micrographic surgery. He attended medical school at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), School of Medicine. Dr. Mafong's medical residency was performed at NYU Langone Medical Center. Clinical interests for Dr. Mafong include skin issues. Dr. Mafong has received a 3.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He is an in-network provider for Blue Shield, Health Net, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received professional recognition including the following: San Diego Super Doctors. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. He is affiliated with Scripps Mercy Hospital. Dr. Mafong has an open panel.

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Dr. William Lenox Heimer II, MD
Specializes in Surgical Dermatology
3737 Fourth Avenue
San Diego, CA
 

Dr. William Heimer is a specialist in surgical dermatology. Dr. Heimer is a graduate of the University of South Florida (USF) College of Medicine. His areas of expertise include the following: eyelid surgery, rosacea, and dermabrasion. He is rated highly by his patients. Dr. Heimer honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Aetna Medicare.

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Relevant Interests: , rosacea, acne scars

All Interests: Dermabrasion, Sclerotherapy, Juvederm, Chemical Peels, Brow Lift, Rosacea, Restylane, Radiesse, ... (Read more)

Dr. Cole Bradford Willoughby, MD
Specializes in Dermatopathology
319 F Street; Suite 102
Chula Vista, CA
 

Dr. Cole Willoughby works as a dermatopathologist in Chula Vista, CA. He is rated 4.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. Dr. Willoughby's areas of expertise include skin issues. He is an in-network provider for Blue Shield, Health Net, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Willoughby graduated from Ohio State University College of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Brooke Army Medical Center. He speaks Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with Scripps Mercy Hospital. Dr. Willoughby is open to new patients.

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Specializes in Dermatology
4060 Fourth Avenue; Suite 209
San Diego, CA
 

Dr. Mark Willoughby is a medical specialist in dermatology (skin disorders). He is conversant in Spanish. His areas of expertise include skin issues. Dr. Willoughby is affiliated with Scripps Mercy Hospital. Dr. Willoughby is a graduate of Ohio State University College of Medicine and a graduate of John Stroger Hospital of Cook County's residency program. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Sharp Health Plan, and Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He welcomes new patients.

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Dr. Amy Han, MD
Specializes in Dermatology, Other
4060 Fourth Avenue; Suite 209
San Diego, CA
 

Dr. Amy Han works as a dermatologist in Chula Vista, CA and San Diego, CA. She speaks Mandarin. Dr. Han is especially interested in skin issues. Her professional affiliations include VA San Diego Healthcare System (VASDHS) and Scripps Mercy Hospital. Dr. Han is a graduate of the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine. Her training includes a residency program at the University Hospitals, Cleveland. She accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Shield, Health Net, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. Dr. Han has an open panel.

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Dr. Reza S Jacob, MD
Specializes in Dermatology
7565 Mission Valley Road; Suite 200
San Diego, CA
 

Dr. Reza Jacob is a dermatologist. He has a special interest in skin issues. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Shield, and Health Net. Dr. Jacob is a graduate of the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), School of Medicine and a graduate of Boston Medical Center's residency program. He is affiliated with Scripps Clinic Mission Valley, Scripps Clinic Torrey Pines, and Scripps Green Hospital. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Jacob's office for an appointment.

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Dr. Patrick William Blake, MD
Specializes in Dermatology
501 Washington Street; Suite 502
San Diego, CA
 

Dr. Patrick Blake's specialty is dermatology (skin disorders). Areas of expertise for Dr. Blake include rosacea, dermabrasion, and acne. He is rated highly by his patients. Dr. Blake honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Sharp Health Plan, and more. He attended medical school at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Blake completed a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. He is professionally affiliated with Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla and Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas. Dr. Blake's practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , rosacea, acne, melasma, skin issues, acne scars

All Interests: Dermabrasion, Botox Injection, Dysport Injection, Laser Resurfacing, Sclerotherapy, Acne Surgery, ... (Read more)

Dr. Eric Stanton Gerstenfeld, MD
Specializes in Surgical Dermatology
4060 Fourth Avenue; Suite 415
San Diego, CA
 

Dr. Eric Gerstenfeld is a physician who specializes in surgical dermatology. Dr. Gerstenfeld is rated 3.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. He is especially interested in skin issues. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Gerstenfeld honors. After completing medical school at MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine, he performed his residency at NYU Langone Medical Center. Dr. Gerstenfeld is affiliated with Scripps Clinic Rancho Bernardo. He is open to new patients.

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Dr. Kian J Samimi, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
711 4th Avenue; Suite 200
San Diego, CA
 

Dr. Kian Samimi sees patients in San Diego, CA and La Jolla, CA. His medical specialty is plastic surgery. On average, patients gave him a rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include dermabrasion, mini tummy tuck, and botox injection. Dr. Samimi takes several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield. Dr. Samimi graduated from the University of Düsseldorf Faculty of Medicine and the University of Utah School of Medicine. He completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago. In addition to English, Dr. Samimi (or staff) speaks Spanish, German, and French. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla and Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas. He is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , melasma, skin issues, acne scars, skin cancer

All Interests: Breast Reconstruction Revision, Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Eyelid Retraction Repair, Ptosis ... (Read more)

Dr. James Jee-Ling Chao, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
200 W Arbor Drive; Mail Code 8890
San Diego, CA
 

Dr. James Chao practices plastic surgery. His areas of expertise include the following: eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla, Scripps Mercy Hospital, and Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas. Dr. Chao honors Child Health Plus, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Family Health Plus, in addition to other insurance carriers. His practice is open to new patients. He attended medical school at New York University (NYU) School of Medicine and the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Chao trained at Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Institute and NYU Langone Medical Center. In addition to English, Dr. Chao (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Sign Language, and Spanish.

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All Interests: Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Endoscopic Surgery, Pec Implants, Injectable Fillers, Cosmetic ... (Read more)

Dr. Jason R Hess, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery
4060 4th Avenue; Suite 120
San Diego, CA
 

Dr. Jason Hess' areas of specialization are plastic surgery and hand surgery. Dr. Hess's patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars. His areas of expertise include the following: eyelid surgery, dermabrasion, and mini tummy tuck. He is affiliated with Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla, Scripps Mercy Hospital, and Sharp Memorial Hospital. He takes several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Health Net. Dr. Hess is open to new patients. He studied medicine at Wright State University, Boonshoft School of Medicine. He completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston and a hospital affiliated with Wayne State University.

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Relevant Interests: , acne scars, skin cancer

All Interests: Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Endoscopic Surgery, Sclerotherapy, Chin Implants, Nipple ... (Read more)

Dr. Diana M Breister Ghosh, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
2275 Rio Bonito Way; Suite 220
San Diego, CA
 

Dr. Diana Breister-Ghosh's area of specialization is plastic surgery. Dr. Breister-Ghosh's areas of expertise include the following: eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and tummy tuck revision. She has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. She is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield. She attended medical school at New York Medical College. She is affiliated with Alvarado Hospital Medical Center and Sharp Grossmont Hospital.

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All Interests: Eyelid Surgery, Mini Tummy Tuck, Botox Injection, Botulinum Toxin Injection, Breast Augmentation, ... (Read more)

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What are Skin Issues?

The skin is the largest organ in the body, protecting and covering our more sensitive inner organs. Considering its size and that it is constantly exposed to the elements, the skin is usually relatively problem-free. However that doesn’t mean that issues don’t come up from time to time that might need the help of a professional. The most common skin issues that people seek medical help with are cosmetic issues, acne, eczema, dermatitis, psoriasis, and skin growths.

Professional cosmetic skin treatments exist to treat wrinkles, scars, dark spots, remove excess hair, tone and tighten skin, and otherwise improve the appearance of the skin. They may use lasers, light therapy, chemical peels, microdermabrasion, or many other forms of skin treatment.

Acne occurs when hair follicles become clogged with oil and dead skin cells, most commonly on the face or back. The clogged follicles can then become infected and inflamed. Treatments include antibiotics, anti-inflammatories, and retinoid creams.

Eczema is dry, sensitive skin that causes an itchy red rash, often in response to specific triggers. It is common in childhood but can sometimes last into adulthood. The main treatment involves keeping skin well moisturized.

Dermatitis is the medical name for any kind of skin inflammation or rash. Rashes can happen because of an allergy or contact with an irritating substance. They may be red, itchy, or even painful. They are often treated with antihistamines or moisturizing creams containing cortisone.

Psoriasis is patches of thick, red skin that is covered in silvery scales. It is often itchy and sore. Psoriasis is thought to be caused by an immune disorder, and it runs in families. Psoriasis is not contagious. There is no cure, but there are medicated creams available to treat the symptoms.

Skin growths, including warts and moles, are usually not serious. However, some skin growths should be examined by a doctor to make sure they don’t cause problems in the future. Warts are harmless, rough, bumpy growths caused by a viral infection. They occur most often on the hands and feet. Because they are caused by a virus, they are contagious. Moles are brown or black spots that are sometimes raised slightly from the surface of the skin. They happen when clumps of pigment cells form in a cluster instead of spread out. Moles are harmless except that they are more vulnerable to cancer than other parts of the skin. Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States, and its risk increases with sun exposure and fair skin tone.

Skin issues can be embarrassing or irritating, but most are minor and can be treated without serious problems. Some, however, can be a sign of a more significant issue, so it is important to see a doctor for anything out of the ordinary.
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