Dr. Jeffrey Bortz, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Bortz, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
(38)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Jeffrey Bortz, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Walnut Creek, CA. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 23 years.

355 Lennon Ln Ste 255

Walnut Creek, CA 94598

Contact Information

(925) 932-7704

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net of California
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Skin Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Excision of Skin Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bortz "The East Bay Skin Cancer Center specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of skin cancer, with a special interest in Mohs Micrographic Surgery. Our practice is one of the few dermatology offices in the Bay Area accredited as an office-based surgery center by the American Association of Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC)."
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Specialties

  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Canker Sore
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Keloid Scar
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Psoriasis
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • 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
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Skin Cancer Surgery With Reconstruction

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

  • Iowa State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Boston University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Stanford University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Skin and Cancer Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bortz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bortz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bortz to family and friends
4.1
based on 38 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

  • 5
    (29)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Bortz's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Walnut Creek, CA |
I was referred to Dr. Bortz for two procedures - a Basil cell carcinoma which required Moh's surgery on my forehead and removal of a melanoma on my cheek. Dr. Bortz explained both procedures and was able to fit me in expeditiously. I am very thankful there is such a highly skilled physician in...more
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Dr. Bortz took the time to introduced himself and sit down to speak with me about my biopsy results and the standard of care and treatment. He answer all questions and I was comfortable going into the procedure. Post surgery I was very impressed with the placement of the incision and the quality...more
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This team is great. The examination is thorough and procedures are explained in detail. I am anxious when I arrive at the office, but I leave relaxed.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Bortz accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Blue Shield of California
    Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net of California
    Large Group PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    PacifiCare
    PacifiCare HMO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Bortz has admitting privileges

John Muir Medical Center - Walnut Creek
1601 Ygnacio Valley Rd
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
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Stanford Hospital and Clinics
300 Pasteur Dr
Stanford, CA 94305
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