Dr. Howard L Sofen, MD



Dermatology     -  California,  Los Angeles

 Overview

Dr. Howard L Sofen, MD works in Los Angeles, California is a specialist in Dermatology and graduated La Co Hospital Usc in 1982. Dr. Sofen is affiliated with Centinela Hospital Medical Center and practicing for 36 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Dermatology

 Conditions

  • Acute Lung Injuries
  • Allergic Reactions to Insect Stings
  • Antibiotic Therapy
  • Candidiasis Familial Chronic Mucocutaneous, Autosomal Dominant
  • Choroideremia
  • Degenerative Motor System Disease
  • Digital Impression System
  • Dry Skin
  • Emery-Dreifuss Muscular Dystrophy
  • Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
  • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Injuries
  • Intraoperative Radiation Therapy (IORT)
  • Medication-Induced Postural Tremor
  • Metastatic Prostate Cancer
  • Movement Disorders
  • Muscle Hypotonia
  • Myelinopathies
  • Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Syndrome
  • Primary Care for Adults
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pseudomembranous Colitis
  • Psoriasis
  • Seasonal Affective Disorder
  • Shoulder and Thorax Deformity - Congenital Heart Disease
  • Sigmoid Diverticulitis
  • Thoracic Outlet Surgery
  • Turner Syndrome
  • Vestibulocochlear Nerve Diseases

 Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Dermatology

 Years Since Graduation

  • 36

 State License

  • California

 Spoken Languages

  • Irish
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Internship Hospital


La Co Hospital Usc


Year completed: 1982

Medical School


Hahnemann School Of Medicine, Allegheny University Of Health Sciences

Philadelphia, PA, United States

Graduated: 1981

Residency Hospital


Ucla

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Year completed: 1985

 Awards

1   AAD

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Office Address

8930 South Sepulveda Boulevard Suite 114
California (CA)
Los Angeles,
90045

  (310) 337-7171

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Office Address, 8930 South Sepulveda Boulevard Suite 114, Los Angeles, California (CA), 90045




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Access Plus Savenet
  • Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Basic Exclusive PPO for Small Business
  • Basic HMO
  • Basic PPO
  • Blue & Gold HMO
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CaliforniaCare HMO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Care Network HMO
  • CoreSource
  • Covered California - Bronze PPO
  • Employer Group HMO
  • Enhanced Exclusive for Small Business HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Health Net
  • Health Net PPO
  • Heritage Signature
  • Humana
  • Individual and Family PPO
  • LACare
  • Local Access Plus HMO
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • PacifiCare HMO
  • Pathway X Guided Access HMO
  • Power Select HMO
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Principal Life
  • Priority Select HMO
  • Select Plus HMO
  • Select PPO
  • SmartCare HMO
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Vitalidad Plus California Con Aetna
  • WholeCare Network HMO

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 Affiliated Hospitals


Centinela Hospital Medical Center photo


Centinela Hospital Medical Center

555 East Hardy Street California CA, Inglewood, 90301

Centinela Hospital Medical Center is a hospital located in Inglewood, CA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 3 of 14 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 12 of 14 procedures.




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