Dr. Kent Carson, MD

Dr. Kent Carson, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
Dr. Kent Carson, MD is a dermatologist in San Jose, CA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Hahnemann University in 1974 and specializes in dermatology.

393 Blossom Hill Rd Ste 290

San Jose, CA 95123

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 94% of peers
more than 84% of peers
Skin Infections
more than 76% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

37  Conditions Treated


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6  Procedures

  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion

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.


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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Carson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Carson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carson to family and friends
3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Carson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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