Dr. Michael Lerner, MD

Dr. Michael Lerner, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
(6)
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Dr. Michael Lerner, MD is a dermatologist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Yale Univ Sch Of Med in 1981 and specializes in dermatology.

2881 4th Ave

San Diego, CA 92103

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Rosacea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Fungal Nail Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ringworm
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
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Conditions Treated

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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
  • Shaving 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

  • Yale Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lerner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lerner's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lerner to family and friends
4.3
based on 6 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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

Dr. Lerner'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
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

After my Dermatologist retired and Dr. Lerner took over, I switch to one closer to my home. Now I'm back. Dr. Lerner is much more attentive to my questions. He explains any procedure he is performing and gladly answer any questions I have. He and his staff are the best.
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Dr. Lerner is an excellent physician that listens to his patients and makes educated decisions while listening to concerns and utilizes patient input to make his recommendations regarding treatment(s). I like his approach of reducing medication and avoiding procedures.
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