Dr. Stephen Shewmake, MD is a dermatologist in Ramona, CA and has been practicing for 42 years. He specializes in dermatology and dermatopathology.


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(858) 437-9976

Dr. Shewmake accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union WC
American Republic
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Basic PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
National Elevator
Sharp Health Plan
Gold Value
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Shewmake's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Keloid Scar
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shewmake treats Keloid Scar more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Shewmake treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Warts
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shewmake treats Warts more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Shewmake treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shewmake treats Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Shewmake treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Shewmake's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Folliculitis
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Hair Loss
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Keloid Scar
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Psoriasis
  • Purpura
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Scabies
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

About Me

Biography

A highly trained, board-certified physician specializing in Dermatology, Dr. Shewmake graduated from the University of Kansas School of Medicine in 1972 with honors. He moved to San Diego to complete his dermatology internship and residency at the Na...

Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Dermatopathology

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
  • Dermatopathology

Education

1977
Naval Med Center
Residency Hospital
1973
Naval Med Center
Internship Hospital
1972
University Of Kansas School Of Medicine
Medical School
1977
1973
1972

Awards

Dr. Shewmake's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shewmake

2.8

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Avoid if at all possible. Multiple cases of prescription being written incorrectly - incorrect dosage and even wrong medication. Because he only works 1 day a week, getting the prescription corrected takes time.
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