Dr. James Karkos, MD

Dr. James Karkos, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. James Karkos, MD is a dermatologist in Mason City, IA and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Univ Of Il Coll Of Med in 1980 and specializes in dermatology.

1421 4th St SW

Mason City, IA 50401

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Herpes Simplex Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ringworm
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

77  Conditions Treated

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12  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Paracentesis
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Univ Of Il Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Evanston Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Evanston Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University Of Illinois
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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