Dr. Maria Parente, MD

Dr. Maria Parente, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 57
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Dr. Maria Parente, MD is a dermatologist in Chula Vista, CA and has been practicing for 28 years. She graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University in 1988 and specializes in dermatology.

1400 E Palomar St

Chula Vista, CA 91913

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Tinea Versicolor
very high
more than 96% of peers
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
very high
more than 85% of peers
Cold Sore
high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Parente'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*

35  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

  • 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 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

  • Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Chestnut Hill Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Jeff Med Coll/Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Parente has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Parente's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Parente to family and friends
4 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Parente's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I have been going to Dr. Parente for years. I have had many different problems from too much sun and other things. She has done many different surgeries and procedures on me and in my opinion has probably saved my life. She is by far the best dermatologist I have ever had. She is caring, goes...more
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I went to see Dr. Parente about three growths on my body - two on my right arm and one on my back. One of the growths on my arm has density and was painful upon touch. I asked the doctor is she could remove it. She refused and laughed at me, then asked me what type of insurance I had. She told...more
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