Dr. Gerald Karpman, MD

Dr. Gerald Karpman, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
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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
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

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

Dr. Karpman'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.

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

16  Conditions Treated

10  Procedures

  • 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.

Education

  • 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

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Karpman to family and friends
13 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Karpman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

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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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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This man almost cost me my life. Misdiagnosed me repeatedly, refused to perform a biopsy.
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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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