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  • Awards

    7 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award Patients' Choice Award
  • Regional Top Doctors Regional Top Doctors
  • Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor Recognition
  • On-Time Doctor Award On-Time Doctor Award
  • Top 10 Doctor - State Top 10 Doctor - State
  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors
  • Accepted Insurance

  • Aetna
  • First Health
  • BCBS Georgia
  • Humana
  • Cigna

Doctors in Dermatology Affiliates

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  • Nearby Doctors

    There are no Doctors within 50 miles of Atlanta, GA that specialze in Dermatopathology, Dermatology and Procedural Dermatology

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Ratings & Comments

68 ratings with 26 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Dermatology Affiliates when asked is excellent. Dermatology Affiliates has been reviewed by 68 patients. The rating is 4.1 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Dermatology Affiliates as provided by patient reviews is 13 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Location

get directions Dermatology Affiliates
3131 Maple Dr NE
Atlanta, GA 30305

Specialties

3 specialties

  • 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.

  • Procedural Dermatology
  • Dermatopathology

    A dermatopathologist is an expert in both dermatology and pathology. They specialize in diseases related to the skin, but where a dermatologist would examine a potentially-cancerous mole by looking at it, a dermatopathologist would examine your skin cells in a lab, more like a pathologist.
    Beyond just skin cancer, dermatopathologists also study a wide range of skin conditions, including everything from warts, moles, spider veins and herpes, to dermatitis, rashes, vitiligo and other conditions related to skin discoloration.

Doctors in Dermatology Affiliates

  • Dr. Brent Goedjen MD

    Dermatopathology, Dermatology

    Jacksonville, FL

    4.6
    (12)
  • Dr. V Forney MD

    Procedural Dermatology, Dermatology

    Atlanta, GA

    4.3
    (36)
  • Dr. Cynthia Abbott MD

    Dermatology

    Atlanta, GA

    4.0
    (17)
  • Dr. Jennifer L Hundley MD

    Dermatology

    Atlanta, GA

    3.7
    (3)
  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • University Of South Alabama College Of Medicine
  • Wake Forest University School Of Medicine
  • University Of Kentucky College Of Medicine
  • Emory University School Of Medicine
  • Nearby Group Practices

    We don't have any physicians that practice at Dermatology Affiliates. Here are some Group Practices that specialize in Dermatopathology, Dermatology and Procedural Dermatology near Dermatology Affiliates Atlanta, GA.

Information About Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

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