Dr. David Pilkington, MD

Dr. David Pilkington, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. David Pilkington, MD is a dermatologist in Merced, CA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in dermatology.

410 E Yosemite Ave Ste C

Merced, CA 95340

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Delta Health System
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Pilkington performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Fungal Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
Fungal Nail Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hair Loss
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Pilkington'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.

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

80  Conditions Treated

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13  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Botox® Injection
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Hair Removal
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Tag Removal

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

  • University Of California At San Diego
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pilkington has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pilkington's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pilkington to family and friends
18 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Pilkington's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Not a bad clinic IF you don't mind waiting for several months for an appointment and once you get there, wait another hour past your appointed time because of all the double bookings they do
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This is a great dermatologist. He is often difficult to get an appointment with, because he is so well thought of. All of my co-workers go to him and say great things about him. I have had occasion to see his PA, Jeremy, who also if very professional and knowledgeable. I have gone to Dr....more
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Very personable and friendly Has a good sense of humor but also knowledgeable at the same time.
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This office is very busy, but I was able to get in after about 20 minutes. Office is clean and staff is pleasant. TV shows game shows, not my thing but ok. Dr. Pilkington was very kind and knowledgeable, would definitely go back and bring my family.
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Doctors were very professional and gentle while doing procedure. Office was a little small for the amount of patients that he has. I love the T.V. channel they watch, Bonanza or Gun smoke. Great !! However I didn't have insurance at the time i had a biopsy. and when i needed to return, made $100...more
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