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Dr. Michael Heffernan, MD

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Dr. Michael Heffernan, MD is a Dermatologist in San Luis Obispo, CA. They specialize in Dermatology, has 29 years of experience. They graduated from UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN / MEDICAL CENTER.

Dr. Heffernan works at San Luis Dermatology/Laser Clinic in San Luis Obispo, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Excision of Skin Lesion, Dermatitis and Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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    R. Jeffrey Herten MD A Medical Corp.
    15 Santa Rosa St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (805) 541-2650

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Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion Chevron Icon
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Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer Chevron Icon
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Adjacent Tissue Transfer Chevron Icon
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Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion Chevron Icon
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion Chevron Icon
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Granuloma of Skin Chevron Icon
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Herpes Simplex Infection Chevron Icon
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Spider Veins Chevron Icon
Tinea Versicolor Chevron Icon
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Bowenoid Papulosis Chevron Icon
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Destruction of Penile Lesion Chevron Icon
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Fungal Nail Infection Chevron Icon
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    About Dr. Michael Heffernan, MD

    Specialties
    • Dermatology
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    Years of Experience
    • 29 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1518923432
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN / MEDICAL CENTER
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Michael Heffernan, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Heffernan is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Heffernan has an average wait time of Over 45 minutes at their office(s).

    Dr. Heffernan has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Heffernan works at San Luis Dermatology/Laser Clinic in San Luis Obispo, CA. View the full address on Dr. Heffernan’s profile.

    Dr. Heffernan has seen patients for Excision of Skin Lesion, Dermatitis and Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Heffernan on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    2 patients have reviewed Dr. Heffernan. The overall rating for this provider is 3.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Heffernan.

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