Dr. Peter Jenkin, MD

Dr. Peter Jenkin, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Dr. Peter Jenkin, MD is a dermatologist in Seattle, WA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from McMaster University in 1975 and specializes in dermatology, mohs micrographic surgery, and more.Read his story

1730 Minor Ave Ste 1000

Seattle, WA 98101

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  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Care Credit
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Choice Health
  • Medicare
  • ODS Health Plan
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more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
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more than 98% of peers
Athlete's Foot
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more than 92% of peers

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Dr. Jenkin's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Jenkin "Dr. Jenkin completed his dermatology training at McGill University in Montreal in 1980. He was in private practice for 20 years in Canada before moving to Seattle and worked for PacMed and Virginia Mason until he purchased Dermatology Associates in January 2010. He was previously the President of the Washington State Dermatology Association and provides a full range of dermatologic care including: adult and pediatric general dermatology, Mohs surgery, skin cancer surgery and cosmetic dermatology including a wide range of laser treatments, Botox and fillers. His areas of special interest are skin cancer, laser surgery and other cosmetic procedures such as body sculpting and PRP treatments. As the owner and medical director of Dermatology Associates, Dr. Jenkin is committed to providing all patients we serve with not only the best care available but the best service from beginning to end."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Jenkin "As a Dermatologist with more than 35 years of experience, I draw upon that experience to offer every patient the very best advice and treatment I can. I will help you make the best decisions possible to help you achieve optimal health."

4  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

45  Conditions Treated

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27  Procedures

  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Biopsy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Collagen Injection
  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Dermal Filler
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facial Peel
  • Facial Rejuvenation, Advanced, Laser
  • Hair Removal
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing
  • Laser Vein Removal
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Mole Removal
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Resurfacing
  • Skin Surgery
  • Stitches
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Wart Removal

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Western Ontario
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1972
  • McMaster University
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • McMaster University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • McGill University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • McMaster University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Fellow Of Royal College Of Physicians Of Canada
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Seattle's Super Doc, 2011
Media & Publications

Dr. Jenkin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Peter Jenkin, MD
I would recommend Dr. Jenkin without hesitation to my family and friends. He gave me thoughtful advise and I am delighted with the result and resolution of my concern, thanks to Dr. Jenkin's care. The staff is a dream!! I feel like visiting them, just to say hello; that's how friendly all of...Read More
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Rosa H. C. in Seattle, WA – Jul 28, 2016
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Always prescribes Brand name Ointments. Went for a rash on Face, diagnosed as Fungal Infection, done some Lab test, prescribed a Brand Name Drug that costs 600$ Called up doctor's office and a follow up call again after 2 days got a Generic Ointment (15$) Used it for 1 month with no results....Read More
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