Dr. Patricia McClerklin, MD

Dr. Patricia McClerklin, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 59
Dr. Patricia McClerklin, MD is a dermatologist in Columbia, SC and has been practicing for 33 years. She graduated from Howard Univ Coll Of Med in 1983 and specializes in dermatology.

112 Doctor Cir

Columbia, SC 29203

Contact Information

(803) 771-9163

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Itchy Skin
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. McClerklin'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*

53  Conditions Treated


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11  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
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Howard Univ Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Howard U
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Howard University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. McClerklin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McClerklin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. McClerklin to family and friends
60 total reviews (20 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (60)

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Dr. McClerklin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Over 45 minutes

Patient Comments (20)

Stay away. Waited 2 hours to be seen. Told her my child's skin became burned and she felt dizzy/nauseous on/off, Dr. asked why. I told her we only did what she had prescribed at our previous visit. She got animated and angry and said NO, NO, NO.. and we were only supposed to use the ointment 1...more
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Just saw Dr Mcklerkin. My wait time was under 30 minutes. I found her to be very interested, very responsive and a delight.
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Very good Doctor. Keep up the good work.
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Dr. M. is a great doctor however she needs to know that she can't save or serve the world. 4-5 people should not be scheduled for the same appointment. It is not fair to the patients or the staff. The staff is burnt out. In the new year, Please make the scheduling changes Quality service...more
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Worst experience EVER. She slums to Orangeburg, SC once a week for an apparent cash grab. The waiting area is filthy and over run. I had to stand up pressed in a corner for an hour and a half. She spent about 90 seconds with me, she nastily tells me that she "doesn't keep the kind of needle that...more
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