Our providers bring over 30-years of combined expertise in clinical dermatology to treat both adults and children across a wide spectrum of skin needs.

Dr. Carmen Berger

Carmen Berger, MD is a Diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology and a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. With over 15 years of experience, she has been named to the Seattle Top Doctor list multiple times. She has authored multiple articles in peer-reviewed journals and has lectured at professional society meetings.

Dr. Berger earned her bachelor’s degree at the University of California at Berkeley, then obtained her medical degree at the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. She did her training at the University of Washington, completing a residency in internal medicine, a fellowship in internal medicine, and a dermatology residency. She was Chief Resident in Dermatology during her final year of training.

Dr. Berger’s dermatology practice in inspired by her desire to help patients navigate the diseases and disorders they experience in their skin. A love of science, joy in seeing patients and sense of responsibility for those under her care motivate her to work for the best possible outcomes for every one of her patients.

In her free time Dr. Berger enjoys cooking, reading, running, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.

Rebecca Patton, PA-C

Rebecca Patton is a certified physician assistant, earning her Masters degree with distinction at Pacific University in Oregon. She practiced urgent care and family medicine for nearly 4 years in Michigan prior to moving to Seattle. She now has over 14 years of dermatology experience in Seattle. She enjoys seeing both adults and children, offering a wide range of medical and cosmetic services.

Rebecca has been a guest lecturer for several Pacific Northwest universities. She is a member of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, American Academy of Physician Assistants, and other professional associations. She is dedicated to providing high quality, compassionate care.

Rebecca was born and raised in Michigan, where she enjoys visiting family in the summertime. She has been happy to call Seattle home for 14 years. Rebecca enjoys skiing, boating, and traveling with her husband, family and friends.

Our Facility

Arboretum Dermatology is located in the Arboretum Court building at the edge of the Washington Park Arboretum. Designed by Freiheit Architecture, built by Big Sky Northwest, with interiors by Catherine Farrington Interiors, the clinic was completed in January 2018. The facility offers well-appointed patient areas and treatment rooms, up-to-date medical devices and Wi-Fi accessibility. In addition, we employ modern information technology for our electronic health records, patient scheduling and prescription management.

Insurances Accepted

We participate in the following insurance plans:

Aetna Health Plans
Blue Cross of Washington/Premera
Blue Shield of Washington/Regence
Cigna Healthcare
Coventry Health Care National Network
First Choice Health Network
Humana Health Plan
Kaiser Permanente Washington (formerly Group Health Cooperative)
Medicare of Washington
Railroad Medicare
Soundpath Health (formerly Puget Sound Health)
United Healthcare

Co-payments are due at the time of service.

We are paperless and accept all major credit cards. We do not accept cash or checks.

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