Dr. David Elbaum, MD

Dr. David Elbaum, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 65
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. David Elbaum, MD is a dermatologist in Bakersfield, CA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Stanford University in 1980 and specializes in dermatology.

2323 16th St Ste 204

Bakersfield, CA 93301

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas


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Skin Infections
very high
more than 97% of peers
Actinic Keratosis
very high
more than 83% of peers
Itchy Skin
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Elbaum's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Elbaum "We see all people. We see skin cancer, acne, warts, moles etc"


  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

Conditions Treated


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  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mohs Surgery

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.


  • Stanford University
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Stanford University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Elbaum has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Elbaum's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Elbaum to family and friends
based on 23 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Elbaum's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Bakersfield, CA
Stephanie at the front desk is wonderful! Also, Edna and Dr. Elbaum provide such professional care through patient and attentive service. I have been under his care nearly all of my life. Everyone in this office is dedicated to delivering the BEST customer service. I enjoy every visit, and am...more
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in Tehachapi
Just saw Dr. Elbaum and have been seeing him for 5 years. He is very professional along with his staff. Questions always answered.. Have recommended family and friends
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in Bakersfield, CA
Wasn't open to listening to extent of problem and the effect of it on quality of life. Very rushed and focused on filling out chart rather than having a quick conversation with me to further understand what i am saying.
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