Dr. Somharn Saekow, MD

Dr. Somharn Saekow, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. Somharn Saekow, MD is a dermatologist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University Of Colorado At Denver in 1983 and specializes in dermatology.

10820 N Torrey Pines Rd MS 128

La Jolla, CA 92037

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Excision of Skin Cancer
very high
more than 98% of peers
Benign Tumor
very high
more than 98% of peers
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Saekow'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*

48  Conditions Treated

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13  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Paracentesis
  • Skin Tag Removal

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

  • University Of Colorado At Denver
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • University Ca Davis Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Saekow has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Mandarin

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Saekow's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Saekow to family and friends
10 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Saekow's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I always feel rushed by Dr. Saekow, like he has one foot out the door during the entire appointment. He generally spends less than 5 min with me, even if I'm having some liquid nitrogen treatments. When a full-body scan takes him less than 2 minutes, one has to wonder just how thorough it really...more
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Professional, knowlegable, great Surgant.
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