Dr. Thomas Vanmeter, MD

Dr. Thomas Vanmeter, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
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Dr. Thomas Vanmeter, MD is a dermatologist in Santa Barbara, CA and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from D Geffen Sch Of Med-Ucla in 1972 and specializes in dermatology.

334 S Patterson Ave Ste 105

Santa Barbara, CA 93111

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Benign Tumor
very high
more than 98% of peers
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
very high
more than 97% of peers
Actinic Keratosis
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Vanmeter'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

6  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 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

  • D Geffen Sch Of Med-Ucla
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Cedars Sinai Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Lac King/Drew Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vanmeter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vanmeter's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vanmeter to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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

Dr. Vanmeter's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I always find that he is competent and i never feel rushed. I highly recommend him.
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