Dr. Walter Nahm MD
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Dr. Walter Nahm specializes in dermatology, plastic surgery, procedural dermatology, mohs-micrographic surgery in San Diego, California. Details of Dr. Nahm's 15 years experience as an MD and education at Baylor College of Medicine are available on your free doctor report.
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7695 Cardinal Ct
San Diego, CA 92123
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A dermatologist is trained to diagnose and treat pediatric and adult patients with benign and malignant disorders of the skin, mouth, external genitalia, hair and nails, as well as a number of sexually transmitted diseases. The dermatologist has had additional training and experience in the diagnosis and treatment of skin cancers, melanomas, moles, and other tumors of the skin, the management of contact dermatitis, and other allergic and nonallergic skin disorders, and in the recognition of the skin manifestations of systemic (including internal malignancy) and infectious diseases. Dermatologists have special training in dermatopathology and in the surgical techniques used in dermatology. They also have expertise in the management of cosmetic disorders of the skin such as hair loss and scars, and the skin changes associated with aging., Plastic SurgeryPlastic Surgery
A plastic surgeon deals with the repair, reconstruction, or replacement of physical defects of form or function, involving the skin, musculoskeletal system, craniomaxillofacial structures, hand, extremities, breast and trunk, and external genitalia. He/she uses aesthetic surgical principles not only to improve undesirable qualities of normal structures but in all reconstructive procedures as well. A plastic surgeon possesses special knowledge and skill in the design and surgery of grafts, flaps, free tissue transfer and replantation. Competence in the management of complex wounds, the use of implantable materials, and in tumor surgery is required., Procedural Dermatology and MOHS-Micrographic Surgery.. He is certified in Dermatology.
Dr. Walter Nahm accepts the following plans for Blue Shield of California at 7695 Cardinal Ct
- Access + HMO
- Access + HMO SaveNet
- Active Choice
- Active Start
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Dr. Walter Nahm MD is published in the following:
Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
Lack of difference in the rates of hypopigmentation with 90-microsecond pulsed and longer dwell time carbon-dioxide laser resurfacing.
EducationDr. Nahm attended medical school at Baylor College of Medicine and graduated in 1998 having 15 years experience.
While there is no proven correlation between the quality of one's educational institution and the quality of one's professional competence, it is often an indicator. Medical schools have various levels of selectivity (some are harder to get into than others), and both the quality of their clinical training and level of research are measured. Additional medical training in both residency and fellowships and the facilities they are conducted at also provide a history of the doctors' level of training and experience.
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