Dr. Lauren Nagashima-Whalen, MD

Dr. Lauren Nagashima-Whalen, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 57
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Dr. Lauren Nagashima-Whalen, MD is a dermatologist in Athens, GA and has been practicing for 29 years. She graduated from Case Western Reserve Univ Sch Of Med in 1989 and specializes in dermatology.

728 Cobb St

Athens, GA 30606

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Nagashima-Whalen performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Rash
very high
more than 99% of peers
Impetigo
very high
more than 96% of peers
Dermatitis
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Nagashima-Whalen's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

51  Conditions Treated

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7  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Case Western Reserve Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • University Hospital Of Cleveland
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nagashima-Whalen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nagashima-Whalen's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nagashima-Whalen to family and friends
11 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Nagashima-Whalen'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

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Caring and really spends time listening to concerns.
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Dr. Whalen is a knowledgeable physician. She diagnosed my problem with ease. She treated it then and there. No need to get extra appointments. She is so very kind and smiles all the time. She remembered me from visits with my mother. She allowed me to give input and responded to me while at a...more
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I found her to be very personal and was please with the completeness of the screening.
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