Dr. Lisa Bukaty, MD

Dr. Lisa Bukaty, MD

Dermatology  |  
Female  |  
Age 58
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Lisa Bukaty, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Newport Beach, CA. She is 58 years old and has been practicing for 25 years.

1441 Avocado Ave Ste 306

Newport Beach, CA 92660

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net of California
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas


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Jock Itch
very high
more than 99% of peers
Keloid Scar
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bukaty "My approach as a dermatologist, is to compassionately listen to each patient as a unique individual, to competently assess each person's dermatologic problems, and to carefully design a treatment plan that addresses each patient's specific needs."


  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Dermatitis
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Genital Herpes
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Keloid Scar
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Mole
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Diseases
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Sun-Damaged Skin
  • Warts


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  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Botox® Injection
  • Chemical Peel
  • Dermal Filler
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Hair Removal
  • Juvéderm® Injection
  • Lesion Removal
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Pulsed Dye Laser Treatment
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Surgery
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

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.


  • Stanford University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • University Of California, Los Angeles, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Of Ca Irvine College Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • University Of California At Irvine / California College Of Medicine & Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Of California At Los Angeles
    Other Education | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bukaty has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bukaty's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bukaty to family and friends
based on 36 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (36)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Bukaty's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Bukaty is kind, professional and caring and she knows exactly what she's doing. She was able to take care of several skin procedures in two efficient visits within a few days of each other. Carrie and all of the medical staff are very courteous, respectful, and personable. If Dr. Bukaty happens...more
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Very pleased with the doctors professionalism. This is my second visit and I'll be back. Both times i've had moles removed and its quick and painless. id reccomend Dr. Bukaty to anyone. Thanks
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in Prescott, AZ |
She has been treating my skin cancers for years. I moved to Arizona and i still travel back to have her do any work that I need to have done. I have a lot of faith in Dr. Bukaty.
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in Irvine CA |
Dr Bukaty operated on a basal cell cancer on my face. She carefully explained the Mohs procedure, worked quickly and painlessly, and the resultant would has healed perfectly. If you have this problem, don't go to anyone else! Also don't kid yourself that a troublesome growth is going to go away by...more
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When I first noticed a rash on my face, a friend gave me a high recommendation to a dermatologist in Lake Forest, CA. I met with this doctor a number of times, and each time he would prescribe a different type of cream. I would apply religiously, but things just seemed to get worse. Each time, the...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Bukaty accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net of California
    Large Group PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Bukaty has admitting privileges

Hoag Hospital Newport Beach
1 Hoag Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92663
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