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Dr. Kathy Bush, MD

Pediatric Dermatology ·  Female · Age 46

Dr. Bush

Dr. Kathy Bush, MD is a pediatric dermatology specialist in South Portland, ME and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 2000 and specializes in pediatric dermatology and dermatology.


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(207) 874-1489

Dr. Bush accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Bush's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Dermatitis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bush treats Dermatitis more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Bush treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Seborrheic Dermatitis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bush treats Seborrheic Dermatitis more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Bush treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Skin Infections
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bush treats Skin Infections more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Bush treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Bush's conditions and procedures:

  • Acne
  • Acne Surgery
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Dermatitis
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • 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
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hives
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Keloid Scar
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pemphigoid
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

About Me

Biography

Dr. Kathy Bush, MD is a pediatric dermatology specialist in South Portland, ME and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 2000 and specializes in pediatric dermatology and dermatology.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

Education

2000
Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
Medical School
2000

Languages

  • Vietnamese
  • English

Awards

Dr. Bush's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Bush

3.4

Based on 9 reviews

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She is not a good listener and presents as someone who believes she is always right. Dr. Bush is not an empathetic person. She may be a fine diagnostician, but her conclusions are not easy to trust.
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Wonderful and thorough exam. Excellent communication of process and what she was looking for and found in exam. Scribe allowed her to focus on me instead of loading information into computer. Very good experience and I would recommend her highly.
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I like Dr. Bush. However, getting an appt. with her is next to impossible. I am a patient of hers - have been seeing her for several years after finding some skin cancer. I had a different skin condition come up which I saw her for. After spending over $1,000 in prescriptions and 8 months...Read More
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My family has gone to her for years and I never had a bad experience until she didn't believe me when I told her I reapply sunscreen because I had a tan...in summer. Because that's IMPOSSIBLE if you reapply sunscreen, in her opinion. She made me feel incompetent and told me I was too tan for my...Read More
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