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About Dr. Gerald Elliott
Dr. Gerald Elliott, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Lexington, KY. He has 32 years of experience. His specialties include Dermatology and Pediatrics. Dr. Elliott is affiliated with Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center, Baptist Health Lexington and Jewish Hospital Shelbyville. Dr. Elliott has received 3 awards. He speaks English.
Dr. Gerald Elliott has the following 2 specialties
A dermatologist is a doctor who has extensive training and knowledge of the skin, scalp, hair and nails and treats conditions that affect those areas. These doctors will evaluate any abnormality, blemish or lesion on the skin in order to determine the cause and will determine a course of treatment.
Dermatologists provide patients with full body scans in order to identify any signs that are indicative of an illness that requires treatment, such as skin cancer. These specialists may also provide cosmetic services, such as mole removal, scar diminishing treatments and even botox and face lifts.
A pediatrician is a doctor who specializes in the regular care of children, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of illness in children. Young patients are often more complicated to treat because they are still growing and developing.
While pediatricians may sub-specialize in specific therapy areas like oncology, surgery, ophthalmology, and anesthesiology, in general, pediatricians provide services like vaccinations, health exams, and treatment of common ailments and injuries. In addition, pediatricians are trained to handle the complex emotional and behavioral issues faced by children, especially during puberty.
Pediatricians normally see their patients from birth until the age of 18, although some may agree to treat patients into their early 20s, if requested.
Dr. Gerald Elliott has the following 12 expertise
- Acne (Acne Vulgaris)
- Acne Rosacea
- Actinic Keratosis
- Basal Cell
- Skin Biopsy
- Skin Cancer
Dr. Gerald Elliott is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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This is a doctor who helps his patient maintain perspective. He educates on the condition and options for treatment. His humor and general kindness helps to deescalate the patient's concerns while at the same time validating them. He is conservative in treatment and knowledgeable about latest treatments with proven success.
Patients' Choice Award (2014, 2015)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
On-Time Doctor Award (2014, 2015)
Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014, 2015)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
Dr. Elliott is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Saint Joseph Hospital
UK HealthCare Good Samaritan Hospital
Saint Joseph East
St Joseph East
32 Years Experience
University Of Louisville School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1985
University Of Alabama Hospital
Dr. Gerald Elliott accepts the following insurance providers.
- First Health PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Humana Preferred PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
Locations & DirectionsLexington Clinic Pediatrics, 120 N Eagle Creek Dr, Lexington, KY
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