Dr. Louise Friend, MD

Dr. Louise Friend, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 88
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Dr. Louise Friend, MD is a dermatologist in Monterey, CA and has been practicing for 55 years. She graduated from Duke Univ Sch Of Med in 1954 and specializes in dermatology.

584 Munras Ave Ste 200

Monterey, CA 93940

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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

Dermatitis
very high
more than 94% of peers
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
high
more than 88% of peers
Folliculitis
high
more than 85% of peers

Dr. Friend'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

6  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Benign 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 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

  • Duke Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1954
  • George Washington Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1956
  • Medstar-Georgetown University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1957
  • Stanford Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1963

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Friend has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Friend's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Friend to family and friends
7 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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

Dr. Friend's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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