Dr. Walter K Nahm MD Dermatologist

Dr. Walter Nahm is a dermatologist in San Diego, California and is affiliated with Scripps Mercy Hospital. He received his medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine and has been in practice for 16 years. He is one of 16 doctors at Scripps Mercy Hospital who specialize in Dermatology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Dermatologist: Dermatologic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Scripps Mercy Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Roger Williams Hospital
Residency, Dermatology, 1999 - 2002

Christus St Joseph Hospital
Internship, Transitional Year, 1998 - 1999

Baylor College of Medicine
Class of 1998

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Dermatology
Certified in Dermatology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

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

Publications & Presentations

Significance of N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptor-mediated signaling in human keratinocytes.
Nahm, W.K., Philpot, B.D., Adams, M.M., Badiavas, E.V., Zhou, L.H., Butmarc, J., Bear, M.F., Falanga, V.

Objective changes in brow position, superior palpebral crease, peak angle of the eyebrow, and jowl surface area after volumetric radiofrequency treatments to half of the face.
Nahm, W.K., Su, T.T., Rotunda, A.M., Moy, R.L.

Venous malformations in blue rubber bleb nevus syndrome: variable onset of presentation.
Nahm, W.K., Moise, S., Eichenfield, L.F., Paller, A.S., Nathanson, L., Malicki, D.M., Friedlander, S.F.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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