Dr. Sara Colby, MD

Dr. Sara Colby, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 66
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Dr. Sara Colby, MD is a dermatologist in San Jose, CA and has been practicing for 36 years. She graduated from Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in dermatology.

2420 Samaritan Dr

San Jose, CA 95124

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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Top Care Areas

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

Athlete's Foot
very high
more than 96% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 95% of peers
Dermatitis
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Colby'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*

31  Conditions Treated

7  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • 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

  • Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Emory University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Colby has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Colby's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Colby to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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

Dr. Colby's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    FAIR
  • Staff friendliness

    FAIR
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I’ve been going to Dr. Colby for about 20 years. She listens and advises if needed. Answers all my questions. I trust her. She has caught things other doctor dismiss as “let’s just wait and see”. I don’t want to wait to see if it’s cancer. I’ve sent 6 people to her and they appreciate how...more
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