Dr. Karla Werninghaus, MD

Dr. Karla Werninghaus, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Karla Werninghaus, MD is a dermatologist in San Leandro, CA and has been practicing for 29 years. She graduated from Stanford University in 1984 and specializes in dermatology and plastic surgery.

2500 Merced St

San Leandro, CA 94577

Contact Information

(510) 454-4010

Insurance Accepted

  • Kaiser Permanente

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Top Care Areas

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Leg and Foot Ulcers
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more than 58% of peers
Foot Conditions
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more than 34% of peers
Ulcer
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more than 29% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Plastic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

17  Conditions Treated

  • Acanthosis Nigricans
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bedsores
  • Breast Diseases
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Cellulitis
  • Erythema Multiforme
  • Foot Conditions
  • Hidradenitis
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Ulcer

6  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Dermal Filler
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Excision for Hidradenitis

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

  • Stanford University
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Presby University Penn
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Dartmouth Hitchcock
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Montefiore
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • New York University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • MD Anderson
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Werninghaus has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Werninghaus' Reviews

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7 total reviews (2 have comments)

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Dr. Werninghaus' Performance

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Patient Comments (2)

I am writing to warn anyone considering Plastic Surgery to stay clear of Dr. Werninghaus. She is a awful communicator; even her own staff made comments and complaints about it. Her lack of skills cost me quite a lot of additional pain and suffering.
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Dr. Werninghaus is very thorough explaining what can and cannot be done (surgery results). The results of my own surgery (breast reconstruction following a mastectomy) was excellent. Dr. Werninghaus is very dedicated. After my 6.5 hr surgery in the morning, she came by at 8:30 pm that night to...more
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