Dr. Lawrence Parish, MD

Dr. Lawrence Parish, MD

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Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
79 y/o
(11)

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Dr. Lawrence Parish, MD is a dermatologist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 51 years. He specializes in dermatology.

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Devon Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Intergroup

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Parish performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Dermatitis
normal
more than 80% of peers
Lichen Planus
normal
more than 67% of peers
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
normal
more than 63% of peers

Dr. Parish'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*

31  Conditions Treated

3  Procedures

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

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • TUFTS UNIV SCH OF MED
    Medical School | Graduated 1963
  • Philadelphia General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1964
  • Hosp PA
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1967

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Parish has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Parish's Reviews

1.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Parish to family and friends
11 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (0)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Parish's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr Parish examined my daughter from across the room, while sitting behind his desk. He was rude and when he did answer questions he was very demeaning. I will not be returning to this office!
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Had 2 other dermatology appointments for the same condition that were mis diagnosed. On my 1st visit with doctor Parish he immediately diagnose the condition correctly treated it and has now been cured.
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He never took a medical history, but froze off a wart I had. I later developed severe psoriasis which has not gone away in a year, and I learned that trauma to the skin can trigger it in people who have psoriasis in their genes or had a prior attack as I had. If he had taken my medical history he...more
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