Dr. Humberto Gallego, MD

Dr. Humberto Gallego, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
Dr. Humberto Gallego, MD is a dermatologist in La Mesa, CA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University of North Dakota / Main Campus in 1993 and specializes in dermatology.

7862 El Cajon Blvd Ste A

La Mesa, CA 91942

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • Sharp Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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more than 85% of peers
Genital Warts
more than 95% of peers
more than 79% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

34  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • 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.


  • University of North Dakota / Main Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Mayo Grad School Med/mayo Fndn
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Mn Med School
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gallego has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gallego's Reviews

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5 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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Dr. Gallego's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Great Doctor! I have been seeing Dr. Gallego for over 5 years. He is kind, knowledgeable and takes time to listen to my concerns. I highly recommend Dr. Gallego for all your dermatology needs
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Probably the best dermatologist you will find. I've been going to him for about 10 years starting when I could not get a diagnosis for severe Contact Dermatitis. I went to many doctors and Dermatologists with no clear diagnosis or effective treatments. Finally with my first visit to Dr. Gallego ,...more
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Dr. Gallego is a wonderful dermatologist and person. He has taken excellent care of my husband and myself. He is proactive to treat skin cancer, keratomas, moles, and is alsone knowledgeable about medical conditions in general. Highly recommend!
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