Dr. Allan Wirtzer, MD

Dermatology •  Male • Age 74
  
Dr. Wirtzer

Pathology Associates of S

4929 Van Nuys Blvd Sherman Oaks, CA 91403

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Dr. Allan Wirtzer, MD is a Dermatologist in Sherman Oaks, CA and has over 50 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Wirtzer has more experience with Dermatologic Care and Mohs Surgery than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine medical school in 1970. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Wirtzer to book an appointment.


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Dr. Allan Wirtzer, MD is a Dermatologist in Sherman Oaks, CA and has over 50 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Wirtzer has more experience with Dermatologic Care and Mohs Surgery than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Uni...Read more

Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Dermatologic Surgery
  • Procedural Dermatology

Education

1974
Wadsworth Va Hospital
Residency Hospital
1971
Wadsworth Va Hospital
Internship Hospital
1970
University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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(818) 981-7111

Dr. Wirtzer accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Practice Areas

Dermatologic Care

Dermatologists diagnose, treat and screen for conditions affecting the skin, including skin cancer, psoriasis, eczema, acne, rosacea, and hair loss.Compare with other Dermatologic Care specialists.

Typically treats 64% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 21 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Detergents
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wirtzer treats Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Detergents more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Wirtzer treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wirtzer treats Moles (Benign Skin Lesions) more than 88% of their peers

Dr. Wirtzer treats this condition more than 88% of their peers

Ringworm
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wirtzer treats Ringworm more than 90% of their peers

Dr. Wirtzer treats this condition more than 90% of their peers

Mohs Surgery

Mohs surgery is a procedure that treats some types of skin cancer by removing a precise amount of tissue in order to remove cancer cells while sparing as much healthy tissue as possible.Compare with other Mohs Surgery specialists.

Typically treats 53% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wirtzer performs Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion more than 55% of their peers

Dr. Wirtzer performs this procedure more than 55% of their peers

Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wirtzer performs Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer more than 52% of their peers

Dr. Wirtzer performs this procedure more than 52% of their peers

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Dr. Wirtzer's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Detergents
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Keloid Scar
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Plantar Wart
  • Psoriasis
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Warts

Locations

Pathology Associates of S

Pathology Associates of S4929 Van Nuys Blvd Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
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