Dr. Gerald Karpman, MD

Dr. Gerald Karpman, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 70
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Gerald Karpman, MD is a dermatologist in Camarillo, CA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Saint Louis University School Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in dermatology.

2438 N Ponderosa Dr Ste 105C

Camarillo, CA 93010

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas


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Actinic Keratosis
very high
more than 85% of peers
Excision of Skin Lesion
more than 76% of peers
Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
more than 60% of peers

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  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Dermatitis
  • Folliculitis
  • Hair Loss
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Lesion
  • Warts


  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Biopsy
  • Cryosurgery
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facial Peel
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Skin 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.


  • Saint Louis University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Huntington Meml Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Uc Irvine/Long Beach Va Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Karpman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Karpman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Karpman to family and friends
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Likelihood to Recommend (13)

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  • 3
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Dr. Karpman's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Camarillo, CA |
I found Dr. Karpman to be very knowledgeable and caring. He takes time, answers all your questions and explains things in detail. I feel confident that when he feels something will go away on it's own, to wait and see. So far he has always been right.
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in Camarillo |
Honestly Dr Karpman is everything a good doctor should be. Compassionate. Personable. Punctual. And his office staff runs the practice like clockwork. I love him.
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Re His Office: I had very common dermatological issue.Called & confirmed they accepted my insurance, told them what problem was.Yes they said.Got there, paid my copay as part of my insurance.Karpman perfectly pleasant.He said Id have to come back for procedure.They called later and NO they dont...more
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Camarillo, CA |
This man almost cost me my life. Misdiagnosed me repeatedly, refused to perform a biopsy.
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Oxnard, CA |
Does not care about your comfort. I had a keloid scar from a heart surgery and went to see him. Suggested steroid injection and I agree. He didn't even ask me to lie down, I remain seated as he injected that steroid. I was in a lot of pain and all he wants is for me to stay put and not move so...more
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Dr. Karpman accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    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
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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