Dr. Herbert B Allen MD Dermatologist

Dr. Herbert Allen is a dermatologist in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with Hahnemann University Hospital. He received his medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 44 years. Dr. Allen accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 9 doctors at Hahnemann University Hospital who specialize in Dermatology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Dermatologist: General Dermatology

Hospital Affiliation

Hahnemann University Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Johns Hopkins University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1970–1971

Naval Regional Medical Center (Philadelphia PA)
Residency, Dermatology, 1971–1974

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Class of 1970

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Dermatology
Certified 39 years in Dermatology

American Board of Dermatology
Certified 37 years in Dermatopathology

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2015

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FAAD), American Academy of Dermatology

Publications & Presentations

The Presence and Impact of Biofilm-Producing Staphylococci in Atopic Dermatitis.
Allen, H. B.,Vaze, N. D.,Choi, C.,Hailu, T.,Tulbert, B. H.,Cusack, C. A.,Joshi, S. G.

The oldest new finding in atopic dermatitis: subclinical miliaria as an origin.
Haque, M. S.,Hailu, T.,Pritchett, E.,Cusack, C. A.,Allen, H. B.

A novel finding in atopic dermatitis: film-producing Staphylococcus epidermidis as an etiology.
Allen, H.B., Mueller, J.L.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS Value Network
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth HMO Value Network
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • AmeriHealth PPO Value Network
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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