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About Dr. Joel K Sears

Dr. Joel K Sears, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Spokane Valley, WA, with another office in Coeur D Alene, ID. He has 33 years of experience. His specialties include Dermatology. Dr. Sears is affiliated with Deaconess Hospital and Valley Hospital. Dr. Sears has received 3 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

20 Ratings with 13 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joel K Sears is Excellent. Dr. Joel K Sears has been rated by 20 patients. From those 20 patients 13 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Joel K Sears is 4.6 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Advanced Dermatology & Skin Surgery

1807 N Hutchinson Rd
Spokane Valley, WA 99212
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Advanced Dermatology And Skin Surgery Pllc

1700 W Riverstone Dr
Coeur D Alene, ID 83814
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Dr. Joel K Sears has the following 1 specialty

  • Dermatology

    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.

  • Expertise

    13 Expertise

  • Rosacea
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Rash
  • Psoriasis
  • Plastic Surgery (Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery)
  • Acne (Acne Vulgaris)
  • Skin Cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Excision
  • Acne Rosacea
  • Mole
  • Basal Cell

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Incredible Physician..

Incredible Physicians and staff. The best of the best... I would not go anywhere else and feel 110% confident in the care I receive from Dr.Sears and PA Scott. Kudos!

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My overall experienc..

My overall experience was very good. Very little waiting, the Dr. and Staff were very professional. They also explained what to expect during and after the surgery.

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Thank you for doing ..

Thank you for doing a great job on the surgery. It healed very well and no infection with simple care afterwards with Vaseline. The stitches all dissolved and it is very hard to see the place where surgery took place. We would highly recommend Dr. Sears to do skin cancer surgery to anyone.

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I was very pleased w..

I was very pleased with the office, staff and Dr. Sears. I would certainly recommend them to friends and family.

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There is always a ce..

There is always a certain amount of apprehension to a surgical procedure. The doctors and staff here are outstanding in helping you feel calm as well as explaining what they are doing. You always feel that you are important and that they really care. I give the entire staff credit for making me feel at ease

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2015, 2016)

    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

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2016, 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.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2016, 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.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Sears is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    33 Years Experience

  • University Of Iowa Roy J And Lucille A Carver College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1985

  • University Of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics


  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Joel K Sears accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Altius
    • Altius Provider Directory
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Idaho
    • Blue Cross ID PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Group Health Coop
    • Group Health Coop Alliant Plus Connect
    • Group Health Coop Core
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
  • ODS
    • Moda Health First Choice Network
  • Premera
    • Premera Heritage Signature
    • Premera Heritage and Heritage Plus 1
    • Premera LifeWise Connect
  • Regence Health Plans
    • Regence ID Preferred Provider Network
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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