Dr. Jerome Potozkin, MD

Dr. Jerome Potozkin, MD

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Dr. Jerome Potozkin, MD is a Dermatologist in Danville, CA. Dr. Potozkin has more experience with Mohs Surgery, Skin Cancer & Excision, and Skin Conditions than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with San Ramon Regional Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Potozkin to book an appointment.

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Jerome R. Potozkin, M.D.

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Jerome R. Potozkin, M.D.600 San Ramon Valley Blvd Ste 102 Danville, CA 94526
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    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 5:00pm
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Dr. Potozkin's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Potozkin

4.5

Based on 109 ratings

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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What went well
  • Appointment scheduling (96)
  • Office environment (96)
  • Staff friendliness (96)
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed (14)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (13)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (13)
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Found the melanoma in situ at my annual exam; immediately biopsied it successfully and completed repair. Tons of follow up which was reassuring and made the healing go fast and well.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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B. B. – Mar 30, 2021
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Always professional. Dr. Potozkin is timely. His staff is professional. The treatments heal well.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Michelle B. – Mar 19, 2021
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I enjoy coming to my appointments and feel like Dr. Potozkin always takes care of me.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Anonymous – Mar 18, 2021
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Office staff is incredibly welcoming. Dr. Potozkin, the nurses and staff take the time to listen and are happy to answer questions. They are very good at following up on your conditions.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Anonymous – Mar 18, 2021
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Can't say enough good things! We drive three hours from the central valley in order to see Dr. Potozkin...great care and bedside manner.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Cindy V. – Feb 26, 2021
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excellant
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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John V. – Feb 26, 2021
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This experience was easy, fast, comfortable, friendly. Dr. Potozkin is very charming and skilled. He did a great job with my surgery and it was admired by other professionals when they saw the results.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Joyce M. – Feb 25, 2021
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been coming here for 20 years and he is the best derm doc in the bay area
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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John G. – Feb 18, 2021
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My experience has been excellent. He is professional and extremely thorough. The staff is also outstanding! They are always friendly, helpful, and accommodating. Overall, it is a wonderful experience.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Maureen P. – Feb 12, 2021
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My wife and I have had experience with Dr. Potozkin for many years and recommend him and his staff highly.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Stephen W. – Feb 03, 2021
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Dr Potozkin is a magician. He removed a couple cysts from my face and there are no visible marks remaining. He is very professional and has a great sense of humor.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Greg S. – Jan 22, 2021
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Very favorable. Great at recommending appropriate treatment. Highly professional and friendly office.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Wendy N. – Jan 16, 2021
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Everyone is very friendly Dr Potozkin is very knowledgible and he communitates very clearly..I have had skin cancer surgery here and Dr. Potozkins conversation makes the procedure almost enjoyable I highly recomnmend Dr.Potozkin and his staff
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Margaret S. – Jan 15, 2021
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Extremely knowledgeable, personable and empathetic; a great listener, problem solver and surgeon. Delivered great results with mohs surgery, and can't recommend highly enough.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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C. B. – Jan 08, 2021
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excellent
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Kerry T. – Jan 06, 2021
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Overall, it was an excellent experience given the circumstances. He met my needs and it was a pleasant experience. I would recommend him for this procedure.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Bernadette S. – Dec 18, 2020
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I have complete trust in Dr. Potozkin. He has been my dermatologist for 20 years and I drive 5 hours to see him because I have complete faith in his abilities. I always have a fantastic experience.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Lee P. – Dec 17, 2020
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I have been coming here for years and have always had a great experience. I trust him implicitly.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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G. G. – Dec 16, 2020
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I have the ability to go to any office in the area due to my profession but I choose this office due to their professionalism and the way they practice medicine. I feel confident in referring my family and friends to this office as well.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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A. B. – Dec 12, 2020
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I always feel listened to. He actually tells me I don't need certain things...yet. Totally trustworthy! I'll never go elsewhere.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Heather H. – Dec 11, 2020
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No malpractice claims found for California
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Potozkin

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Potozkin treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Potozkin treats other conditions, please contact the office at (925) 838-4900.

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.

Dr. Potozkin is experienced in the area of Mohs Surgery. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Potozkin
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Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Mohs Surgery
Mohs Defect Reconstruction Surgery
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Skin Cancer & Excision

Oncologists diagnose and treat cancers of the skin, including melanoma, basal cell carcinoma, and squamous cell carcinoma.Compare with other Skin Cancer & Excision specialists.

Dr. Potozkin is experienced in the area of Skin Cancer & Excision. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 16 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Potozkin
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Actinic Keratosis
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Skin Cancer
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Skin Conditions

Compare with other Skin Conditions specialists.

Dr. Potozkin is experienced in the area of Skin Conditions. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 42 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Potozkin
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Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Dermatitis
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Folliculitis
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency
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Check Dr. Potozkin's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Potozkin's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Boil
  • Botox® Injection
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Cheek Augmentation
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Dermabrasion
  • Dermatitis
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Dry Skin
  • Earlobe Repair
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Folliculitis
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Keloid Scar
  • Lip Augmentation
  • Lipomas
  • Liposuction
  • Lymphangioma
  • Melanoma
  • Microneedling
  • Mohs Defect Reconstruction Surgery
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Phototherapy
  • Psoriasis
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Scabies
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Warts

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(925) 718-6827

Dr. Potozkin accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
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
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 EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Gold Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
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PERS Choice / PERSCare Providers-CA PPO
Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Platinum Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Select (PERS Select Providers)-CA PPO
Select PPO (Select Network)-CA PPO
Select-CA PPO
Silver (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
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CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
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Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
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MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

About Me

Care Philosophy

Jerome R. Potozkin, M.D. is the founder, practitioner, and CEO of PotozkinMD Skincare Center. This center has over 10,000 patient visits per year and is...Read more

Biography

Jerome R. Potozkin, M.D. is the founder, practitioner, and CEO of PotozkinMD Skincare Center.

Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatology

Board Certifications

Education

1993
University of California-San Francisco
Fellowship Hospital
1992
NYU Langone Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1989
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Internship Hospital

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Jerome Potozkin, MD?

Call (925) 718-6827 to make an appointment. Click here for more information.

Is Dr. Jerome Potozkin, MD accepting new patients?

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Does Dr. Jerome Potozkin, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Jerome Potozkin, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Potozkin frequently treats Mohs Surgery, Skin Cancer & Excision, and Skin Conditions. See all practice areas where Dr. Potozkin specializes.

Where is Dr. Jerome Potozkin, MD's office located?

Dr. Potozkin's office is located at 600 San Ramon Valley Blvd Ste 102, Danville, CA 94526. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Jerome Potozkin, MD speak?

Dr. Potozkin speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

Does Dr. Jerome Potozkin, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Potozkin has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Potozkin is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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San Ramon Regional Medical Center

San Ramon, CA

67% Patient Experience Rating, 2% lower than the national average