Dr. Lamar Nelson, MD

Dr. Lamar Nelson, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(3)
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Dr. Lamar Nelson, MD is a dermatologist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Stanford University in 1981 and specializes in dermatology and dermatologic surgery.

5971 Venice Blvd

Los Angeles, CA 90034

Contact Information

(800) 954-8000

Insurance Accepted

  • Kaiser Permanente

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Top Care Areas

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Skin Infections
normal
more than 19% of peers
Dermatitis
normal
more than 12% of peers
Excision of Skin Lesion
normal
more than 9% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Dermatologic Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
31

Conditions Treated

4

Procedures

  • Acne Surgery
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

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 1981
  • Lac King/Drew Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nelson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nelson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nelson to family and friends
3.7
based on 3 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Nelson's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Inglewood, CA
Dr. Nelson is patient - he explained my condition and treatment plan thoroughly. I did not feel rushed, and I trusted him. I would highly recommend him.
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