Dr. Irene Lao, MD

Dr. Irene Lao, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 66
Dr. Irene Lao, MD is a dermatologist in Duarte, CA and has been practicing for 43 years. She graduated from University Of The Philippines College Of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in dermatology.

931 Buena Vista St Ste 201

Duarte, CA 91010

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Herpes Simplex Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cold Sore
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

44  Conditions Treated


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8  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

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 The Philippines College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Philippine Genl Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Cook Co Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Tagalog

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Dr. Lao's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lao to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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Dr. Lao's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Thoughtful, kind, professional, skilled. My husband and I have been going to her for many years now, and would not consider seeing anyone else. I'm covered in moles and she has twice caught and removed one in pre-melanoma stage. I've recently discovered that two other people in my office see her...more
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