Dr. Susan Shimomaye, MD

Dr. Susan Shimomaye, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 62
Dr. Susan Shimomaye, MD is a dermatologist in Encinitas, CA and has been practicing for 34 years. She graduated from David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles in 1981 and specializes in dermatology.

1200 Garden View Rd Ste 108

Encinitas, CA 92024

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 97% of peers
Benign Tumor
very high
more than 96% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

44  Conditions Treated


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25  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Biopsy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Captique™ Injection
  • Collagen Injection
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facial Peel
  • Hair Removal
  • Hylaform Injection
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Mole Removal
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Resurfacing
  • Skin Surgery
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Wart 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.


  • University of California At Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Sepulveda Va Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Sepulveda Va Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • University Calif Irvine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shimomaye has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shimomaye's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shimomaye to family and friends
2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Shimomaye's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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