Dr. Richard Hammond, MD

Dr. Richard Hammond, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 75
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Dr. Richard Hammond, MD is a dermatologist in Santa Barbara, CA and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ca in 1967 and specializes in dermatology.

334 S Patterson Ave Ste 105

Santa Barbara, CA 93111

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Learn about Dr. Hammond

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Hammond performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
very high
more than 98% of peers
Dermatitis Due to Drugs
very high
more than 94% of peers
Lipomas
very high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Hammond'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

2  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
  • Dermatopathology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

30  Conditions Treated

8  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion

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.

Education

  • Univ Of Ca
    Medical School | Graduated 1967
  • Wadsworth Va Genl Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1968
  • Oreg
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Wadsworth Va Genl Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1969

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hammond has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hammond's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hammond to family and friends
5 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Hammond's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

He was friendly, knowledgeable, interested in my concerns.
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