Dr. Patricia Walker, MD

Dermatology •  Female • Age 61
  
Dr. Walker
5565 Carpinteria Ave Ste 2 Carpinteria, CA 93013

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Dr. Patricia Walker, MD is a Dermatologist in Carpinteria, CA and has over 30 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Walker has more experience with Mohs Surgery, Dermatologic Oncology, and Dermatologic Care than other specialists in her area. She graduated from University of Iowa College of Medicine medical school in 1990. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Walker to book an appointment.


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Extremely poor and rude front office experience with the scheduler! She treats you as though you're a waste of her precious time. I will never recommend this office EVER! Go somewhere else.
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Biography

Dr. Patricia Walker, MD is a Dermatologist in Carpinteria, CA and has over 30 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Walker has more experience...Read more

Specialties

  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

Education

National Institutes of Health Clinical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1994
National Institutes of Health Clinical Center
Residency Hospital
1993
U Iowa Hlth Ctr
Residency Hospital
1991
University of Minnesota
Internship Hospital
1990
University of Iowa College of Medicine
Medical School

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(805) 745-1013

Dr. Walker accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
$0 Cost Share AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual Via Exchange)-CA EPO
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
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Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
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Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Walker

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Walker treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Walker treats other conditions, please contact the office at (805) 745-1013.

Mohs Surgery

Mohs surgery is a procedure that treats some types of skin cancer by removing a precise amount of tissue in order to remove cancer cells while sparing as much healthy tissue as possible.Compare with other Mohs Surgery specialists.

Typically treats 57% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Walker performs Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion more than 59% of their peers

Dr. Walker performs this procedure more than 59% of their peers

Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Walker performs Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer more than 56% of their peers

Dr. Walker performs this procedure more than 56% of their peers

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 52% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 7 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Actinic Keratosis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Walker treats Actinic Keratosis more than 78% of their peers

Dr. Walker treats this condition more than 78% of their peers

Excision of Skin Lesion
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Walker performs Excision of Skin Lesion more than 68% of their peers

Dr. Walker performs this procedure more than 68% of their peers

Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Walker performs Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion more than 59% of their peers

Dr. Walker performs this procedure more than 59% 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 61% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 15 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Actinic Keratosis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Walker treats Actinic Keratosis more than 78% of their peers

Dr. Walker treats this condition more than 78% of their peers

Intertrigo
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Walker treats Intertrigo more than 81% of their peers

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

Herpes Simplex Infection
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Walker treats Herpes Simplex Infection more than 75% of their peers

Dr. Walker treats this condition more than 75% of their peers

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Dr. Walker's conditions and procedures:

  • Acne
  • Acne Surgery
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • 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
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Genital Herpes
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Keloid Scar
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lipomas
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Psoriasis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Ulcer
  • Warts

Locations

Practice

5565 Carpinteria Ave Ste 2 Carpinteria, CA 93013
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