Walter Nahm, MD

Dr. Walter Nahm, MD
Dr. Walter Nahm, MD


  • Dermatology

Areas of Expertise

  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Dermatology
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery
7695 Cardinal Ct Ste 200
San Diego, CA 92123

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Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • Tagalog
  • Korean
  • English


Walter K. Nahm, M.D., Ph.D. is a board-certified dermatologist. Dr. Nahm completed his dermatology specialty training at Boston University School of Medicine/Roger Williams Medical Center, where he was honored as chief resident.

Dr. Nahm’s medical school training was at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX, where he completed the prestigious combined M.D.-Ph.D. Medical Scientist Training Program. He received his Ph.D. in the field of neuroscience for which his work was recognized with the Young Investigator of the Year Award.

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Board Certifications

  • American Board of Dermatology, Dermatology, 2002

Medical Education

  • Baylor College of Medicine, MD, 1998


  • St Joseph's Hospital, Internship-Medicine, 1999


  • Boston Medical Center (Formerly Boston City Hospital), Dermatology, 2002


  • University of California, Los Angeles, Mohs Micrographic Surgery, 2003
  • University of California, Los Angeles, Cosmetic Surgery, 2003
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