Dr. Carl Askren, MD

Dr. Carl Askren, MD

Plastic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
(9)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Carl Askren, MD is a plastic surgery doctor who practices in Fresno, CA. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.

1351 E Spruce Ave

Fresno, CA 93720

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Skin and Tissue Reduction
very high
more than 99% of peers
Breast Diseases
high
more than 87% of peers
Breast Reconstruction
high
more than 85% of peers

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Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Hypoplasia
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Cancer
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Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Liposuction
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Repair of Pigmentation Defect
  • Skin Grafts
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Emory Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Emory University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Emory University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Uc San Francisco/Vly Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Of Alabama School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Askren has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Askren's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Askren to family and friends
4.1
based on 9 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Askren's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Fresno, CA |
Dr. Askren is not only a skilled surgeon but an incredible artist in the truest t sense of the word. I am 64 years old and I had thought about having a facelift for years. To be honest, I was a little scared of the entire process. I interviewed many Board Certified Plastic Surgeons in the Los...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Askren accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Askren has admitting privileges

Saint Agnes Medical Center
1303 E Herndon Ave
Fresno, CA 93720
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