Dr. Jay Applebaum, MD

Dermatology •  Male • Age 66
  
Dr. Applebaum
Accepting new patients

Orange Dermatology/Laser Ctr

1506 E CHAPMAN AVE Orange, CA 92866

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Dr. Jay Applebaum, MD is a Dermatologist in Orange, CA and has over 40 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Applebaum has more experience with Dermatologic Oncology, Dermatologic Care, and Cosmetic Dermatology than other specialists in his area. He graduated from New York Univ Sch Of Med, New York Ny medical school in 1980. He is affiliated with medical facilities Chapman Global Medical Center and Saint Joseph Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Applebaum to book an appointment.


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Dr Applebaum is an excellent skin doctor with excellent knowledge of his profession. He is one of the most precise doctor's I have ever met and I have total competence in his ability. I recommend him whenever I confront a person looking for an excellent skin doctor
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About Me

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Specialties

  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

Education

1980
New York Univ Sch Of Med, New York Ny
Medical School
Naval Med Ctr-San Diego, Dermatology Naval Med Ctr-San Diego, Internal Medicine
Residency Hospital
Naval Regl Med Ctr
Internship Hospital

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

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(714) 538-8556

Dr. Applebaum accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Basic HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Access for Infants & Mothers (AIM)-CA HMO
Advantage-CA HMO
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Individual-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Large Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Small Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Blue Cross-CA HMO-POS
Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health Custom Advantage-CA HMO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
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Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
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Practice Areas

Dermatologic Oncology

Oncologists diagnose and treat cancers of the skin, including melanoma, basal cell carcinoma, and squamous cell carcinoma.Compare with other Dermatologic Oncology specialists.

Typically treats 59% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 11 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Excision of Skin Lesion
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Applebaum performs Excision of Skin Lesion more than 85% of their peers

Dr. Applebaum performs this procedure more than 85% of their peers

Actinic Keratosis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Applebaum treats Actinic Keratosis more than 83% of their peers

Dr. Applebaum treats this condition more than 83% of their peers

Skin Cancer
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Applebaum treats Skin Cancer more than 76% of their peers

Dr. Applebaum treats this condition more than 76% of their peers

Dermatologic Care

Dermatologists diagnose, treat and screen for conditions affecting the skin, including skin cancer, psoriasis, eczema, acne, rosacea, and hair loss.Compare with other Dermatologic Care specialists.

Typically treats 73% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 20 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Dermatitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Applebaum treats Dermatitis more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Applebaum treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

Itchy Skin
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Applebaum treats Itchy Skin more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Applebaum treats this condition more than 89% of their peers

Excision of Skin Lesion
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Applebaum performs Excision of Skin Lesion more than 85% of their peers

Dr. Applebaum performs this procedure more than 85% of their peers

Cosmetic Dermatology

Cosmetic dermatologists diagnose and treat condition of the skin that affect appearance, such as age spots, wrinkles, unwanted hair, and acne scars.Compare with other Cosmetic Dermatology specialists.

Typically treats 66% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 7 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Hair Loss
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Applebaum treats Hair Loss more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Applebaum treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Excision of Skin Lesion
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Applebaum performs Excision of Skin Lesion more than 85% of their peers

Dr. Applebaum performs this procedure more than 85% of their peers

Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Applebaum performs Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion more than 75% of their peers

Dr. Applebaum performs this procedure more than 75% of their peers

Mohs Surgery

Mohs surgery is a procedure that treats some types of skin cancer by removing a precise amount of tissue in order to remove cancer cells while sparing as much healthy tissue as possible.Compare with other Mohs Surgery specialists.

Typically treats 48% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Applebaum performs Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer more than 63% of their peers

Dr. Applebaum performs this procedure more than 63% of their peers

Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Applebaum performs Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion more than 33% of their peers

Dr. Applebaum performs this procedure more than 33% of their peers

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Dr. Applebaum's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne
  • Acne Surgery
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Boil
  • Cancer
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Dermatitis
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Cosmetics
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Hair Loss
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Keloid Scar
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

Locations

Orange Dermatology/Laser Ctr

Orange Dermatology/Laser Ctr1506 E CHAPMAN AVE Orange, CA 92866
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Chapman Global Medical Center

Orange, CA

48% Patient experience rating, 21% lower than the national average

Saint Joseph Hospital

Orange, CA

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)