Dr. Gary Novatt, MD

Dr. Gary Novatt, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Gary Novatt, MD is a dermatologist in Santa Barbara, CA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from University of Southern California / Keck School of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in dermatology, dermatologic surgery, and more.

2320 Bath St Ste 205

Santa Barbara, CA 93105

Contact Information

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

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

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

Dr. Novatt'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.

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."

5  Specialties

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

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

125  Conditions Treated

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85  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
  • 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
  • LED Light Treatment for Acne
  • 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

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Novatt to family and friends
93 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (93)

  • 5
    (70)
  • 4
    (11)
  • 3
    (3)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (8)

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)

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...more
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