Dr. Darlene Sampson, MD

Dr. Darlene Sampson, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Darlene Sampson, MD is a dermatologist in Long Beach, CA and has been practicing for 33 years. She graduated from David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles in 1981 and specializes in dermatology.

2600 Redondo Ave # 204

Long Beach, CA 90806

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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Seborrheic Dermatitis
normal
more than 53% of peers
Actinic Keratosis
normal
more than 49% of peers
Warts
normal
more than 38% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

31  Conditions Treated

6  Procedures

  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion

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

  • David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Hospital Good Samaritan
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • King Drew Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sampson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sampson's Reviews

2.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sampson to family and friends
12 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

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

Dr. Sampson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Saw Dr Sampson to discuss my hair loss. Waited months for appt. She seemed annoyed that I was even there & dismissed my issue as normal genetics immediately without even looking (I'm a late 30s woman with no family history) & was extremely short with me. I had to practically beg for recs on what I...more
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I had recent surgery that was performed by Dr. Sampson and her staff, and the entire process from early evaluation to post op care was excellent. Dr. Sampson was compassionate about my concerns and explained every step of the procedure. The staff were cordial, and professionally handled each of...more
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Dr. Sampson is terrible. I saw her for a rash that had been bothering me for over six months and she was rude, condescending, and uncaring during the appointment.. She couldn't get out of the office fast enough and I had to stop her from leaving to ask her my additional questions. Even then, she...more
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I've been to many dermatologists, but Dr. Sampson was by far the worst. She brushed me off like I was a bother to her. I made my appt so that I would have a full body check (which I do every six months because of past cancer), and she only looked at the problems I pointed out. I asked when I...more
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I went to Dr. Sampson for moles and facial hair. She did a great job removing the moles and I get many compliments on my skin. I laugh to myself because they have no idea of my trips to the dermatologist. She also diagnosed another underlying health condition I had based on what was going on...more
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