Dr. Lamar Nelson, MD

Dr. Lamar Nelson, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Lamar Nelson, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Los Angeles, CA. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 36 years.

5971 Venice Blvd

Los Angeles, CA 90034

Contact Information

(800) 954-8000

Insurance Accepted

  • Kaiser Permanente

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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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

  • Acanthosis Nigricans
  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Dry Skin
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Genital Warts
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hives
  • Intertrigo
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lichen Planus
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Rosacea
  • Scabies
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts
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)
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)
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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Dr. Nelson accepts 1 insurance carrier
  • Kaiser Permanente

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