Dr. Patrick Blake, MD

Dr. Patrick Blake, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
35 y/o

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Dr. Patrick Blake, MD is a dermatologist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 9 years. He specializes in dermatology, anti-aging medicine, and more.Read his story

MedDerm Dermatology

501 Washington St Ste 502

San Diego, CA 92103
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus
  • Humana
  • inHealth
  • INTotal Health
  • Medicare
  • Midwest Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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Fungal Nail Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 98% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Blake's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Blake "Patrick Blake, M.D. is a board-certified dermatologist. He grew up in the Cleveland, Ohio area and graduated from Ohio Wesleyan University with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. He attended medical school at the prestigious Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine. He researched rare dermatologic diseases at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute/National Institute of Health; it was during this time he developed his passion for dermatology. He was honored to be chosen by faculty and peers as his medical school commencement speaker. He went on to complete his Internship at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and his Residency in Dermatology at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. He served as the Clinic Chief Resident for one of the country's largest Veterans Affairs Medical Centers in Dallas, Texas. He was also involved in the design and execution of an ongoing clinical trial for cutaneous (skin) lupus. Currently, Dr. Blake actively volunteers at the atrick Blake, M.D. is a board-certified dermatologist. San Diego VA where he teaches residents medical and surgical dermatology. Dr. Blake serves on several professional societies, but especially enjoys the American Academy of Dermatology Youth Education Committee. He has spent months abroad providing medical care in places such as Vellore, India and Lamay, Peru.Dr. Blake enjoys and is experienced in all aspects of dermatology including medical, surgical, pediatric, and cosmetic dermatology."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Blake "Dr. Blake is experienced in all aspects of dermatology including medical, surgical, pediatric, and cosmetic dermatology.  He is committed to providing comprehensive, compassionate care for his patients and tailors his treatments to each individual. Dr. Blake stays on the cutting-edge of dermatology research, techniques, and technology by attending local, regional, and national dermatology conferences."

7  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Anti-Aging Medicine
  • Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery
  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Procedural Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

93  Conditions Treated

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74  Procedures

  • Acne Scar Removal
  • Acne Surgery
  • Aged or Sun-Damaged Skin Treatment
  • Biopsy of Affected Tissue
  • Chemical Peel
  • Cosmetic Laser Surgery
  • Cosmetic Neck Surgery
  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Cryosurgery
  • Cryosurgery for Skin Lesions
  • Cryotherapy for Warts
  • Cyst Aspiration
  • Dermabrasion
  • Dermabrasion and Dermaplaning
  • Dermal Filler
  • Dermatology Procedure
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Dysport Injection
  • Electrocautery
  • Electrocoagulation
  • Electrosurgery
  • Endovenous Laser Treatment
  • Excision
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Excision of Lipoma
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
  • Excisional Biopsy
  • Facial Peel
  • Facial Rejuvenation
  • Fractional Ablative Laser Treatment
  • Fractional Non-Ablative Laser Treatment
  • Glycolic Acid Skin Care Treatment
  • Hair Removal
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • In-Office Skin Procedure
  • Intense Pulse Light
  • KTP Laser Treatment
  • Laser Hair Removal
  • Laser Nail Treatment
  • Laser Office Procedure
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing
  • Laser Spider Vein Treatment
  • Laser Surgery
  • Laser Surgery for Skin Conditions
  • Laser Treatment of Varicose Veins
  • Lash Enhancer
  • LED Light Treatment for Acne
  • Mesotherapy
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Mole Evaluation
  • Mole Removal
  • Nail Care
  • Narrow Band UVB Light for Psoriasis
  • Photodynamic Therapy (PDT)
  • Pulsed Dye Laser Treatment
  • Q-Switched Nd:YAG Laser Treatment
  • Repair of Pigmentation Defect
  • Scar Revision Surgery
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Surgery With Reconstruction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Skin Procedures
  • Skin Screenings
  • Skin Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Titan Skin Tightening
  • Varicose Vein Surgery
  • Wart Removal
  • Wart Treatment
  • Wrinkle Reduction by Injection
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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.


  • Ohio Wesleyan University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2005
  • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • University of Texas Southwestern
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014
  • National Cancer Institute-NIH
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Blake has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Patrick Blake, MD
Dr. Blake's thoroughness meant the world to me. I appreciated his bedside manner, confidence with my diagnosis and his support through the excision and follow-ups. He also did a phenomenal job treating my acne and rosacea. Would recommend him to a friend. I will be loyal to this doctor so long as...Read More
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Jenny in San Diego, Ca – Aug 25, 2016
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I had a really bad experience with my previous dermatologist who treated me like I was just a cash cow and was not excited to go back to one. I was referred to Dr. Blake by my doctor and was really pleased to find someone who actually still cares about his patients. Called me to check in after I...Read More
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Sylvia in Encinitas, CA – Apr 07, 2016
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I had the best medical appointment of my life today. I was taken back to meet my doctor 5 minutes after my appointment time. The staff at this clinic were professional and courteous. Dr. Blake's assistant was wonderful but he is exceptional. So straightforward and thorough. Wanted to make sure...Read More
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Katherine Harper in Encinitas CA – Dec 11, 2015
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