Dr. Gary Novatt, MD

Dr. Gary Novatt, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
(93)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Gary Novatt, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Santa Barbara, CA. He is 60 years old and has been practicing for 33 years.

2320 Bath St Ste 205

Santa Barbara, CA 93105

Contact Information

(805) 569-1164

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Granuloma of Skin
very high
more than 99% of peers
Warts
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Novatt At Santa Barbara Skin Care, we believe that a doctor and patient become a team for treating an individual's skin care needs. Our physicians spend time listening in order to understand your concerns and provide the best treatment options for you. With the help of our professional staff, they also follow up to make sure that all of your concerns are fully addressed and that your health and appearance improve.
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Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Anti-Aging Medicine
  • Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Dermatologic Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Acne
  • Acne Keloid
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Adult Acne
  • Age Spots
  • Aging Face
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Anal Warts
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Atypical Mole
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bacterial Infections
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Black Hairy Tongue
  • Blistering Diseases
  • Boil
  • Breast Diseases
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Canker Sore
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulite
  • Chemical Burn
  • Chickenpox
  • Cold Sore
  • Connective Tissue Disorders
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Cradle Cap
  • Cyst
  • Dandruff
  • Dermal Melanoma
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatitis Due to Food
  • Dermoid Cyst
  • Dry Skin
  • Excessive Sweating
  • External Ear Disorders
  • Eyelid Eczema
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Freckle
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Genetic Disease of the Skin
  • Genital Herpes
  • Genital Warts
  • Gorlin Syndrome
  • Granuloma Annulare
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Hair Conditions
  • Hair Loss
  • Hand Eczema
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Insect Bites and Stings
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Keloid Scar
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lesion
  • Lice
  • Lipomas
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Lyme Disease
  • Measles
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Mole
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Nail Diseases
  • Nail Psoriasis
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Oral Lichenoid Lesions
  • Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Parapsoriasis
  • Parvovirus Infection
  • Pediatric Dermatologic Disorders
  • Photosensitivity
  • Pigmentation Disorders
  • Plantar Wart
  • Port Wine Stain
  • Psoriasis
  • Pubic Lice (Crabs)
  • Rash
  • Rhinophyma
  • Ringworm
  • Ringworm of the Beard
  • Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever
  • Rosacea
  • Scabies
  • Scars
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Shingles
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Allergy
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Diseases
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Laxity
  • Skin Ulcer
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Staph Infection
  • Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • Stretch Marks
  • Sunburn
  • Sweaty Palms
  • Thinning of Skin
  • Toxic Shock Syndrome
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Birthmarks
  • Warts

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Scar Removal
  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Aged or Sun-Damaged Skin Treatment
  • Biopsy of Affected Tissue
  • Chemical Peel
  • Cosmetic Laser Surgery
  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Cryosurgery
  • Cryosurgery for Skin Lesions
  • Cyst Aspiration
  • Dermabrasion
  • Dermal Filler
  • Dermatology Procedure
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Destruction of Vaginal Lesion
  • Dysport Injection
  • Electrocoagulation
  • Endovenous Laser Treatment
  • Excision
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Excision of Lipoma
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
  • Excisional Biopsy
  • Facial Contour Alteration
  • Facial Peel
  • Facial Rejuvenation
  • Hair Removal
  • In-Office Skin Procedure
  • Intense Pulse Light
  • LED Light Treatment for Acne
  • Laser Ablation
  • Laser Hair Removal
  • Laser Microsurgery
  • Laser Nail Treatment
  • Laser Office Procedure
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing
  • Laser Spider Vein Treatment
  • Laser Surgery
  • Laser Surgery for Skin Conditions
  • Laser Tattoo Removal
  • Laser Treatment of Varicose Veins
  • Laser Vein Removal
  • Lash Enhancer
  • Lip Augmentation
  • Melanoma Removal
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Mole Evaluation
  • Mole Removal
  • Nail Care
  • Nail Surgery
  • Narrow Band UVB Light for Psoriasis
  • Non-Ablative Laser Skin Rejuvenation
  • Photodynamic Therapy (PDT)
  • Pulsed Dye Laser Treatment
  • Repair of Pigmentation Defect
  • Scar Revision Surgery
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Cancer Surgery With Reconstruction
  • Skin Cancer Tumor Treatment
  • Skin Excision for Hidradenitis
  • Skin Grafts
  • Skin Lesion Biopsy
  • Skin Procedures
  • Skin Resurfacing
  • Skin Screenings
  • Skin Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Tattoo Removal
  • Titan Skin Tightening
  • Vein Laser Ablation
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Wart Removal
  • Wart Treatment
  • Wrinkle Reduction by Injection

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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 Southern California / Keck School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Lac Usc Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Mt Sinai Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Novatt has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Novatt's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Novatt to family and friends
4.4
based on 93 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Novatt'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
Patient Comments (1)
in Cody, WY |
This was my first consultation with dr. Novatt/ Frucht . They were professional and discussed with me my options. I had not had facial fillers in 3 years and so I was very nervous. They put me at ease and my results were ah-mazing! I only regret not posting before and after photos . They greatT work with careful attention to details! I found them on real self. Thanks again Dr. Novatt ....keep riding your horses! Thanks again to dr. Novatt/ dr. Frucht I'll be seeing you again
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Dr. Novatt accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Select PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital
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