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Specializes in Dermatopathology • Male • Age 66

7947 Painter Ave
Whittier, CA 90602
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Dr. King's Experience

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Dr. King's Specialties

  • Dermatopathology

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Hospital Quality

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PIH Health Hospital - Whittier
12401 Washington Blvd
Whittier, CA 90602
Whittier Hospital Medical Center
9080 Colima Rd
Whittier, CA 90605

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Preferred Dermatology
Preferred Dermatology
7947 Painter Ave
Whittier, CA 90602
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    Dr. King's Experience

    Specialties

    • Dermatopathology

    Board Certifications

    • Anatomic & Clinical Pathology
    • Dermatology
    • Dermatopathology
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    • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
    • Destruction of Penile Lesion
    • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Excision of Malignant Skin Lesion
    • Mohs Surgery
    • Shaving of Skin Lesion
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    • Acne
    • Actinic Keratosis
    • Athlete's Foot
    • Basal Cell Carcinoma
    • Benign Skin Lesion
    • Dermatitis
    • Folliculitis
    • Fungal Nail Infection
    • Genital Warts
    • Hair Loss
    • Hidradenitis
    • Intertrigo
    • Jock Itch
    • Keloid Scar
    • Psoriasis
    • Ringworm
    • Seborrheic Dermatitis
    • Seborrheic Keratosis
    • Skin Cancer
    • Skin Discoloration
    • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
    • Varicose Veins
    • Warts
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    Background Check for Dr. King

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles
    Graduated in 1975

    Internship Hospital

    UCLA Harbor Genl Hospital
    Complete in 1976

    Residency Hospital

    UCLA Harbor Genl Hospital
    Complete in 1979
    UCLA Hospital
    Complete in 1980

    Fellowship Hospital

    Nyu Med School
    Complete in 1982
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. King & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. King's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • PIH Health Hospital - Whittier

    • Whittier Hospital Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. King

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    2.2
    • 18 Star Ratings
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    2.2 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. King to family and friends

    2.2 out of 5

    18 responses

    Dr. King's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    2.4 out of 5

    14 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    2.4 out of 5

    16 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    2.4 out of 5

    17 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    31 – 45 minutes

    18 responses

    Experience with Dr. King

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    2.2 out of 5

    18 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    2.3 out of 5

    18 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    2.2 out of 5

    18 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    2.3 out of 5

    18 responses

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    Is Dr. King accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Aetna
    • Anthem Blue Cross
    • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    • Blue Shield of California
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    • Health Net
    • LACare
    • Medicare
    • Molina Healthcare
    • MultiPlan
    • Premera Blue Cross
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    • Principal Life
    • Thrivent Financial
    • UnitedHealthCare
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    Office Locations

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    Preferred Dermatology
    7947 Painter Ave
    Whittier, CA 90602
    (562) 698-9587 (Office)
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