Dr. Patricia Cavender, MD

Dermatology •  Female • Age 61
  
Dr. Cavender
Accepting new patients

University Park Health Center

1031 W 34th St Los Angeles, CA 90089

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Dr. Patricia Cavender, MD is a Dermatologist in Los Angeles, CA and has over 38 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Cavender has more experience with Dermatologic Oncology and Dermatologic Care than other specialists in her area. She graduated from University of California School of Medicine - Los Angeles medical school in 1982. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Cavender to book an appointment.


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Biography

Dr. Patricia Cavender, MD is a Dermatologist in Los Angeles, CA and has over 38 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Cavender has more experience...Read more

Specialties

  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

Education

1986
UCLA/Wadsworth Va
Residency Hospital
1983
McGaw Med Ctr/Evanston Hosp
Internship Hospital
1982
University of California School of Medicine - Los Angeles
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • French

Awards

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(213) 740-3563

Dr. Cavender accepts the following insurance:

Anthem
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
PERS Choice / PERSCare Providers-CA PPO
Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Tenet Network-CA PPO
Traditional
Traditional PPO
UC Care-CA PPO
UC CORE-CA PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Medicare without Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Resident and Fellows-CA PPO
UCSHIP-CA PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Cavender

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Cavender treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Cavender treats other conditions, please contact the office at (213) 740-3563.

Dermatologic Oncology

Oncologists diagnose and treat cancers of the skin, including melanoma, basal cell carcinoma, and squamous cell carcinoma.Compare with other Dermatologic Oncology specialists.

Typically treats 54% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 10 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Actinic Keratosis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cavender treats Actinic Keratosis more than 80% of their peers

Dr. Cavender treats this condition more than 80% of their peers

Excision of Skin Lesion
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cavender performs Excision of Skin Lesion more than 77% of their peers

Dr. Cavender performs this procedure more than 77% of their peers

Skin Cancer
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cavender treats Skin Cancer more than 66% of their peers

Dr. Cavender treats this condition more than 66% of their peers

Dermatologic Care

Dermatologists diagnose, treat and screen for conditions affecting the skin, including skin cancer, psoriasis, eczema, acne, rosacea, and hair loss.Compare with other Dermatologic Care specialists.

Typically treats 68% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 14 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Keloid Scar
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cavender treats Keloid Scar more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Cavender treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

Seborrheic Dermatitis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cavender treats Seborrheic Dermatitis more than 82% of their peers

Dr. Cavender treats this condition more than 82% of their peers

Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cavender treats Moles (Benign Skin Lesions) more than 81% of their peers

Dr. Cavender treats this condition more than 81% of their peers

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Dr. Cavender's conditions and procedures:

  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Dermatitis
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Foot Conditions
  • Itchy Skin
  • Keloid Scar
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Ulcer

Locations

University Park Health Center

University Park Health Center1031 W 34th St Los Angeles, CA 90089
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