Dr. Lacartia Best, MD

Dermatology  |  
Female  |  
Age 50
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Dr. Lacartia Best, MD
Dr. Lacartia Best, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Columbia, MD. She is 50 years old and has been practicing for 22 years.

Primary Location

8860 Columbia 100 Pkwy

Columbia, MD 21045

Contact Information
Dr. Lacartia Best, MD

Dr. Lacartia Best, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Care Philosophy

It is our commitment to provide superior patient care in a friendly and comfortable environment. We cater to a diverse population of adults and children. We work cooperatively with primary care physicians to improve the quality of your overall health and life. Our goal is to build lifelong physician/patient relationships to achieve your best skin care. We provide care to a wide range of skin, scalp and nail disorders, as well as non-surgical facial rejuvenation and treatment for all skin types!
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Dr. Best's Experience

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Dr. Best's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Dermatology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Best does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Acanthosis Nigricans
  • Acne
  • Acne Keloid
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Actinic Prurigo
  • Adult Acne
  • Age Spots
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Alopecia Areata
  • Anal Itch
  • Angioma
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Boil
  • Cancer
  • Chemical Burn
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Cyst
  • Dandruff
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatofibroma
  • Diaper Rash
  • Edema
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Folliculitis
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Genital Herpes
  • Genital Warts
  • Granuloma
  • Granuloma Annulare
  • Hair Loss
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hidradenitis Suppurativa
  • Hives
  • Hyperphagia
  • Hyperplasia
  • Impetigo
  • Insect Bites and Stings
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Keloid Scar
  • Keratosis Pilaris
  • Lice
  • Lichen Nitidus
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lichen Sclerosis Et Atrophicus
  • Lichen Simplex Chronicus
  • Lipomas
  • Lyme Disease
  • Melanoma
  • Mole
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Morphea
  • Nail Diseases
  • Nummular Dermatitis
  • Onchyomycosis
  • Pachyonychia Congenital Syndrome
  • Peeling Skin
  • Photosensitivity
  • Pityriasis Alba
  • Pityriasis Rosea
  • Plaque Psoriasis
  • Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Prurigo
  • Pruritus
  • Pruritus Ani
  • Psoriasis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Purpura
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Ringworm of the Body
  • Ringworm of the Scalp
  • Rosacea
  • Scabies
  • Scalp Psoriasis
  • Scleroderma
  • Sebaceous Cysts
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Allergy
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Diseases
  • Skin Disorders
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Lesion
  • Spider Bites
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Head and Neck
  • Staph Infection
  • Streptococcal Group A Invasive Disease
  • Sun-Damaged Skin
  • Sunburn
  • Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Tick Bite
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Tumidus Lupus Erythematosus
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vitiligo
  • Warts
  • Wrinkles

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Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Botox® Injection
  • Captique™ Injection
  • Collagen Injection
  • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
  • Cryosurgery
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Earlobe Repair
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Hylaform Injection
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Mole Removal
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Radiesse® Injections
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Resurfacing
  • Wound Care and Management
  • Wrinkle Removal

Background Check

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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

  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Allegheny General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Upmc Presbyterian
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Best has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Best has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Best's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Best to family and friends
1.7
based on 16 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Best Says:

A patient s recommendation is the highest compliment. Thank you for your recommendations and for trusting your health and the health of your family or friends to our practice.

Dr. Best's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well
    FAIR
  • Answers Questions
    FAIR
  • Time well spent
    FAIR
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Terrible experience with this doctor. Had a rash, pretty bad one. This doctor didn't even spend 5 minutes with me, and gave me a wrong diagnosis. I had to go back to my primary care physician who eventually made a correct diagnosis and prescribed medicine for me.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Best accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice Advantage
    Blue Preferred PPO
    CareFirst Maryland POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Southern Health PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

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