Dr. Elyn Bowers, MD

Dr. Elyn Bowers, MD

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Dr. Elyn Bowers, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Sacramento, CA. She has been practicing for 7 years.

Mercy Medical Group

3000 Q St

Sacramento, CA 95816
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Centene
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • Networks By Design
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Value Options
  • Western Health Advantage

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Top Care Areas

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Folliculitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hives
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bowers "I desire to provide personalized dermatologic care with knowledge and compassion."
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Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Pediatric Dermatology
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Chickenpox
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Dry Skin
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Genital Warts
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Parapsoriasis
  • Pemphigoid
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

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Procedures

  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Photodynamic Therapy (PDT)
  • 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

  • Medical College of Wisconsin
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • University of Washington
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Medical College of Wisconsin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bowers has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bowers' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bowers to family and friends
3.2
based on 5 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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

Dr. Bowers' Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (3)

Fairfield, CA |
My first and only appt with Dr Bowers was poor. She was condescending, curt and not a good listener. She made bad assumptions of my case, and it turns out my background records had not arrived. Very inexperienced doctor.
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Granite Bay, CA |
Very poor service. The front desk staff is consistently unpleasant. Dr. is minimally experienced and way too expensive! The last visit I waited 55 minutes in the little room waiting for the doc. This visit I was caught in a traffic jam - wound up 13 minutes late. I was told "The doctor won't be...more
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Sacramento, CA |
Dr. Bowers helped me with a spiderweb vein on my face. She was very helpful and it ended up looking great.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Bowers accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna EPO
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna PPO
    Behavioral Health
  • Anthem Blue Cross
    Anthem Blue Cross of California EPO
    Anthem Blue Cross PPO
    CaliforniaCare HMO
    Medicare Advantage
  • Blue Shield of California
    Blue Shield of California HMO
    Blue Shield of California PPO
    Healthy Families EPO
  • Centene
  • ChoiceCare Network
    ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health Care PPO
  • Health Net
    Health Net EPO
    Health Net HMO
    Health Net PPO
    HealthNet
    Medicare HMO
    SmartCare HMO
    Tricare
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medi-Cal
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Networks By Design
    Networks By Design PPO
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Basic PPO
    Choice HMO
    Medicare Advantage
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    PacifiCare California PPO
    PacifiCare HMO
    PacifiCare PPO
    Secure Horizons
    Secure Horizons PPO
    United Healthcare HMO
    United Healthcare PPO
  • Value Options
    Behavioral Health
  • Western Health Advantage
    Western Health Advantage HMO

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Hospitals where Dr. Bowers has admitting privileges

Mercy Hospital of Folsom
1650 Creekside Dr
Folsom, CA 95630
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Mercy General Hospital
4001 J St
Sacramento, CA 95819
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