Dr. Elisabeth Shim, MD

Dr. Elisabeth Shim, MD

Dermatology  |  
Female  |  
Age 48
(5)
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Dr. Elisabeth Shim, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Santa Monica, CA. She is 48 years old and has been practicing for 23 years. Dr. Shim is affiliated with Providence Saint John's Health Center.

1301 20th St Ste 570

Santa Monica, CA 90404

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Shield of California
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthCare Partners

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Squamous Cell Carcinoma
very high
more than 90% of peers
Dermatitis
high
more than 91% of peers
Actinic Keratosis
high
more than 81% of peers

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Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
36

Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Genital Warts
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Keloid Scar
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Sunburn
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Ulcer
  • Warts

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • 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.

Education

  • Northwestern University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Oxford University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • University Of Washington
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • New York University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Scripps Clin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shim has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shim's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shim to family and friends
4.2
based on 5 total reviews
Dr. Shim's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Shim accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Blue Shield of California
    Basic PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthCare Partners

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Shim has admitting privileges

Providence Saint John's Health Center
2121 Santa Monica Blvd
Santa Monica, CA 90404
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