Walter K. Nahm, MD

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Dr. Walter Nahm received his medical degree at Baylor College of Medicine. He served his residency in Dermatology at Boston University. Dr. Nahm then completed two fellowships in Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Laser, Cosmetic, & Liposuction Surgery.

Dr. Nahm’s specialties include Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Laser & Cosmetic Surgery. As an Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of California, San Diego, he teaches dermatology and dermasurgery to residents and students. Dr. Nahm has published scientific articles and book chapters in the field of dermatology, and he has lectured nationally on these topics.

Dr. Nahm is certified by the American Board of Dermatology. He is currently welcoming new patients.


American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, UCLA School of Medicine, Laser, Cosmetic, & Liposuction Surgery Fellowship

American College of Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology, VA West Los Angeles Medical Center, Mohs Micrographic Surgery Fellowship

Boston University, School of Medicine/Roger Williams Medical Center, Dermatology Residency

Baylor College of Medicine, MD

Hospital Affiliations

Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego

Board Certifications

American Board of Dermatology

Memberships & Associations

American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, Fellow

American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

San Diego Dermatological Society, President

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