Dr. Michelle Algarin, MD

Dr. Michelle Algarin, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Michelle Algarin, MD is a dermatologist in Laguna Hills, CA and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from University Of California, Los Angeles, School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in dermatology.

23961 Calle De La Magdalena Ste 520

Laguna Hills, CA 92653

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Skin Infections
very high
more than 97% of peers
Warts
very high
more than 96% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Algarin'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*

37  Conditions Treated

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12  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

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

  • University Of California, Los Angeles, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • University Tx Med School At Houston
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Algarin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Algarin's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Algarin to family and friends
12 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Algarin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Algerian has treated my numerous dermatological issues for many years. She's done all my MOHS procedure with excellent results; and, i would highly recommend her.
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This lady is the best. She has performed three major procedures, 2 on my face, one on my arm, two of which were melanomas. She is all business, gets the job done with a smile and just the right humor for what otherwise is a pretty serious situation. She has examined/treated my immediate family,...more
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