Dr. Martin J Safko MD Dermatologist

Dr. Martin Safko is a dermatologist in Las Vegas, Nevada. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Desert Springs Hospital Medical Center and MountainView Hospital. He received his medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 31 years. Dr. Safko accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 4 doctors at Desert Springs Hospital Medical Center and one of 6 at MountainView Hospital who specialize in Dermatology.

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Office Location

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Dermatologist: General Dermatology, Cosmetic, Dermatologic Surgery, Dermatopathology

Education & Medical Training

Oregon Health & Science University
Residency, Dermatology, 1978 - 1982

Vet Admin Medical Center (Providence RI)
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1977 - 1978

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Class of 1977

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Dermatology
Certified in Dermatology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

NV State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Heterologous desensitization of leukocytes: a possible mechanism of beta adrenergic blockade in atopic dermatitis.
Safko, M. J., Chan, S. C., Cooper, K. D., Hanifin, J. M.

Bee venom allergy in a patient with urticaria pigmentosa.
Price, L. A., Safko, M.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois BlueChoice Select
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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