Dr. Kara Yakish, MD

Dr. Kara Yakish, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Dr. Kara Yakish, MD is a dermatologist in Erie, PA and has been practicing for 2 years. She graduated from Wv Univ Sch Of Med in 2012 and specializes in dermatology.

1910 Sassafras St Ste 300

Erie, PA 16502

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Independent Health
  • MultiPlan
  • UPMC

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Itchy Skin
more than 61% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

3  Conditions Treated

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Wv Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2012
  • Western Pennsylvania Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Geisinger Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2016

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yakish's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yakish to family and friends
16 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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Dr. Yakish's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

I was very pleased with my experience at Saint Vincent Dermatology. I was able to get an appointment without any problems. Dr. Yakish is extremely knowledgeable, professional, and friendly. I appreciate her follow-up and willingness to answer my many questions. Dr. Yakish is the best! I highly...more
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If you are looking for a dermatologist, I suggest you search elsewhere. I made an appointment 3 months ago, and it was cancelled because they did not receive my medical records from NC. That is incredibly insane, after I waited for 3 entire months for this date of service and have already taken...more
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Very good experience with Dr Yakish and her staff. Very knowledgeable and patient-focused. I have heard great reviews from acquaintances and can't agree more. Would definitely recommend.
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I highly recommend Dr. Yakish to anyone seeking phenomenal dermatology care in Erie, PA. Her meticulous attention throughout the exam made me feel truly cared for. She took the time to educate me on the the medical condition, and answered all of my questions. I fully trusted Dr. Yakish's decisions,...more
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Dr Yakish was wonderful in the treatment of our one year old daughters rash. She was thorough and caring and put both our daughter and us as parents at ease.
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