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Dr. Kent Carson, MD

Dermatology ·  Male · Age 71

Dr. Carson

The California Skin Institute

393 Blossom Hill Rd Ste 290 San Jose, CA 95123

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Dr. Kent Carson, MD is a dermatologist in San Jose, CA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Hahnemann University in 1974 and specializes in dermatology.


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Biography

Dr. Kent Carson, MD is a dermatologist in San Jose, CA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Hahnemann University in 1974 and specializes in dermatology.

Specialties

  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

Education

1979
University Calif
Residency Hospital
1977
Mayo Clinic Rochester
Residency Hospital
1974
Santa Clara Vly Med Center
Internship Hospital
1974
Hahnemann University
Medical School
1979
1977
1974
1974

Languages

  • Tagalog
  • English

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(408) 281-9606

Dr. Carson accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Carson's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Dermatitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carson treats Dermatitis more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Carson treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Actinic Keratosis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carson treats Actinic Keratosis more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Carson treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Folliculitis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carson treats Folliculitis more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Carson treats this condition more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Carson's conditions and procedures:

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Cancer
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • 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
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Genital Warts
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Keloid Scar
  • Lipomas
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Psoriasis
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Telogen Effluvium
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Ulcer
  • Warts