Dr. Nissan Pilest, MD

Dr. Nissan Pilest, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
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Dr. Nissan Pilest, MD is a dermatologist in Irvine, CA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from National University Of Iran in 1972 and specializes in dermatology.

16100 Sand Canyon Ave Ste 190

Irvine, CA 92618

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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Skin Infections
very high
more than 97% of peers
Acne
very high
more than 96% of peers
Dermatitis
high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Pilest'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pilest "As a Dermatologist I recognize that my patients' appearance is intimately linked to their level of self confidence and self esteem. It is my goal for all my patients to feel as good about their looks as possible. My recommendations for treatments are centralized around that goal."

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

43  Conditions Treated

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37  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Belotero® Injection
  • Botox® Injection
  • CO2 Laser Treatment for Skin Lesions
  • CoolSculpting®
  • Cosmetic Xeomin® Injection
  • Dermal Filler
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Dysport Injection
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facial Peel
  • Fraxel Laser Treatment
  • Hair Removal
  • Isolaz System Acne Treatment
  • Juvéderm® Injection
  • Juvéderm® Voluma® Injection
  • Kybella Treatment for Submental Fat
  • Laser Pigmented Lesion Removal
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing
  • Laser Tattoo Removal
  • Laser Vein Removal
  • Pellevé® RF Skin Tightening
  • Perlane® Injection
  • Photodynamic Therapy (PDT)
  • Radiesse® Injections
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Sculptra™ Injection
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Resurfacing
  • Skin Surgery
  • Thermage Radiofrequency Treatment
  • Vein Treatment
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
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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

  • National University Of Iran
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Maricopa Co Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Charlotte Meml Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pilest has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pilest's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (45)

  • 5
    (40)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Pilest'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)

I had complete satisfaction while receiving treatments with Dr. Pilest and his courteous and professional staff. I went in on my 60th birthday wanting to hear what the Dr. might recommend to soften some of the signs of aging on my face. First of all, he is so very kind and such a gentleman. He...more
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Very short visit (5 minutes). If you're not going in for cosmetic-related skin conditions, I would recommend another provider.
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