Dr. Howard Schwat, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 75
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Howard Schwat, MD
Dr. Howard Schwat, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in San Francisco, CA. He is 75 years old and has been practicing for 49 years. Dr. Schwat is affiliated with California Pacific Medical Center - Saint Luke's.

2480 Mission St Ste 109

San Francisco, CA 94110

Contact Information
Dr. Howard Schwat, MD

Dr. Howard Schwat, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Chinese Community Health Plan (CCHP)
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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Cellulitis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Hives
high
more than 86% of peers
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
normal
more than 83% of peers

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Specialties

  • Dermatology
1

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
14

Conditions Treated

  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bedsores
  • Cancer
  • Cellulitis
  • Hives
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Infections
  • Ulcer
  • Warts
4

Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision 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

  • Case Western Reserve Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Usphsh
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Bronx Va Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Tufts New England Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schwat has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schwat's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schwat to family and friends
3.0
based on 2 total reviews
Dr. Schwat's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    POOR
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    POOR
  • Office environment
    FAIR
  • Staff friendliness
    POOR
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Schwat accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Basic HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Vitalidad Plus California Con Aetna
  • 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 Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • Chinese Community Health Plan (CCHP)
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus

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Hospitals where Dr. Schwat has admitting privileges

California Pacific Medical Center - Saint Luke's
3555 Cesar Chavez
San Francisco, CA 94110
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