Dr. Steven L. Swengel, MD

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Dr. Steven L. Swengel, MD

Dermatology | Male

Refined Dermatology 800 Pollard Rd Bldg A, Los Gatos, CA 95032 Get Directions
(408) 688-2082

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Previously, Dr. Swengel was practicing clinical dermatology and Mohs skin cancer surgery with The Permanente Medical Group, Inc. since 1980...   Read More

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      4.6 based on 11 responses
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      Specialties

      • Dermatology
      • Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery
      • Cosmetic Dermatology
      • Mohs Micrographic Surgery

      Board Certifications

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      • Dermatology

      Conditions Treated

      • Acne
      • Actinic Keratosis
      • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Basal Cell Carcinoma
      • Benign Tumor
      • Birthmark
      • Cancer
      • Cellulitis
      • Dermatitis
      • Dermatological Disorders
      • Fungal Nail Infection
      • Hair Loss
      • Itchy Skin
      • Melanoma
      • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
      • Pityriasis Rosea
      • Psoriasis
      • Rash
      • Ringworm
      • Rosacea
      • Scars
      • Seborrheic Dermatitis
      • Seborrheic Keratosis
      • Skin Aging
      • Skin Cancer
      • Skin Discoloration
      • Skin Diseases
      • Skin Disorders
      • Skin Infections
      • Skin Lesion
      • Spider Veins
      • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
      • Warts
      • Wrinkles

      Procedures Performed

      • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
      • Botox® Injection
      • Chemical Peel
      • Collagen Injection
      • Cosmetic Laser Surgery
      • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
      • Dermal Filler
      • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
      • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
      • Dysport Injection
      • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
      • Excision of Skin Cancer
      • Excision of Skin Lesion
      • Facial Peel
      • Facial Rejuvenation, Advanced, Laser
      • Hair Removal
      • Intense Pulse Light
      • Juvéderm® Injection
      • Laser Hair Removal
      • Laser Treatment of Varicose Veins
      • Microdermabrasion
      • Mohs Surgery
      • Mole Removal
      • Non-Ablative Laser Skin Rejuvenation
      • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
      • Radiesse® Injections
      • Restylane® Injections
      • Skin Resurfacing
      • Skin Surgery
      • Wart Removal
      • Wrinkle Removal

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        Malpractice Claims

        No malpractice history found for California.

      • 0
        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago

        Graduated in 1976

      • Internship Hospital
        Sw Mich Health Scis

        Completed in 1977

      • Residency Hospital
        University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor

        Completed in 1980

      • Undergraduate School
        University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign

        Graduated in 1973

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      Dr. Swengel's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Dermatology
      • Board certified in Dermatology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Swengel's Office & Staff

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      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Experience with Dr. Swengel

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      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Swengel's Care Philosophy

      Previously, Dr. Swengel was practicing clinical dermatology and Mohs skin cancer surgery with The Permanente Medical Group, Inc. since 1980 and has been Chief of the Department of Dermatology at Santa Teresa for the 23 years. For the past 7 years, Dr. Swengel has been the Chief of The Department of Moh?s Surgery at Kaiser San Jose. In addition, Dr. Swengel was co-founder and co-director of Kaiser's Centers for Aesthetic Services in Northern California.