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We found 3 surgical dermatologists who accept Blue Cross/Blue Shield near Jupiter, FL.

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Dr. Shauna Kay Kranendonk, MD
Specializes in Surgical Dermatology
224 Chimney Corner Lane; Suite #3002
Jupiter, FL
 

Dr. Shauna Kranendonk is a surgical dermatology specialist. She is a graduate of Medical College of Wisconsin. Patients gave her an average rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Kranendonk is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze.

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Dr. Ricardo Mejia, MD
Specializes in MOHS-Micrographic Surgery
2101 S Us Highway 1
Jupiter, FL
 

Dr. Ricardo Mejia is a MOHS-micrographic surgery specialist in Jupiter, FL. His average rating from his patients is 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Mejia takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He is a graduate of the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School.

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Dr. Noah Kawika Weisberg, MD
Specializes in MOHS-Micrographic Surgery
4601 Military Trail; Suite 203
Jupiter, FL
 

Dr. Noah Weisberg practices MOHS-micrographic surgery. He graduated from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. He is rated 5.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. Dr. Weisberg accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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What is Surgical Dermatology?

Dermatologic surgery is skin surgery to correct medical issues or improve appearance. Specialists in dermatologic surgery are called surgical dermatologists.

One of the most important procedures performed by surgical dermatologists is called Mohs surgery. Mohs surgery is an extremely precise type of cancer removal that leaves healthy tissue behind. It has the highest success rate of all skin cancer surgeries.

Beyond Mohs surgery, dermatologic surgeons may perform reconstructive surgery to restore function and appearance to skin damaged by trauma or a previous surgery. They can treat or remove growths and marks on the surface of the skin, including scars, moles, skin tags, and birthmarks. Most dermatologic surgeons also offer cosmetic treatments, which may include:
  • Hair transplants
  • Laser hair removal
  • Laser resurfacing to treat sun damage, age spots, or wrinkles
  • Tattoo removal
  • Sclerotherapy to treat varicose veins
  • Liposuction to remove unwanted fat
  • Anti-aging treatments such as Botox, injectable fillers, or chemical peels

There is a great deal of overlap between surgical dermatology, medical dermatology, and cosmetic dermatology. Some procedures apply to more than one subspecialty. For instance, mole removal can be medically necessary to lower the risk of skin cancer, but it also may improve appearance, especially if the mole is large or in a prominent position. Most dermatologists offer services in all areas.