Dermatologist (skin), Internist
32 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ponciano Cruz is Below Average. Dr. Cruz has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 2 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.6
Promptness 2.6
Courteous Staff 2.8
Accurate Diagnosis 1.9
Bedside Manner 1.7
Spends Time with Me 2.1
Follows Up After Visit 2.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. Ponciano Cruz, MD is board certified in Dermatology and Internal Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 10 areas:
  • Acne (Acne Vulgaris)
  • Acne Rosacea
  • Allergic Contact Dermatitis
  • Atopic Dermatitis
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Melanoma
  • Psoriasis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Diseases
  • Warts

Education & Awards

Dr. Cruz graduated from University Of The Philippines Manila. He has 9 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Contact Dermatitis
Kao Corporation of Japan (1991)
American Academy of Dermatology (1988)
American Academy of Dermatology (1992)
Teacher of the Year (1991)
Excellence in Education Award (1992)
Fitzpatrick Research Award (1991)
Stelwagon Award (1988)
Outstanding Research Award (1988)


Dr. Cruz has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • UT Southwestern University Hospital - Zale Lipshy 
  • UT Southwestern University Hospital - St. Paul 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Ponciano Cruz MD is a male Dermatologist, has 32 years of experience and practices in Dermatology and Internal Medicine.
Where does Dr. Ponciano Cruz practice?
Dr. Ponciano Cruz has 3 office locations.
Dr. Ponciano Cruz practices Dermatology and Internal Medicine near Dallas, TX.
See Dallas Dermatologists and Dallas Internists.