We found 5 surgical dermatologists who accept Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas Blue Advantage Plus near Houston, TX.

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Dr. Ida Francesca Orengo, MD
Specializes in MOHS-Micrographic Surgery
2002 Holcombe
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Ida Orengo practices MOHS-micrographic surgery. Areas of expertise for Dr. Orengo include chemical peels, skin biopsy, and skin surgery. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Orengo honors. Before performing her residency at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, Dr. Orengo attended Baylor College of Medicine for medical school. She has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors. She is affiliated with Texas Children's Hospital, Houston Methodist, and Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center - Main Facility. Dr. Orengo welcomes new patients.

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Clinical interests: Chemical Peels, Skin Cancer, Laser Treatment, Mohs Surgery, Skin Biopsy, Scar Removal, Skin ... (Read more)

Dr. Mark A Price, MD
Specializes in MOHS-Micrographic Surgery
1213 Hermann Drive; Suite 650
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Mark Price is a physician who specializes in MOHS-micrographic surgery. Dr. Price (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish and Vietnamese. In his practice, Dr. Price focuses on skin cancer. Dr. Price's hospital/clinic affiliations include Memorial Hermann Greater Heights Hospital and Park Plaza Hospital. His education and training includes medical school at Baylor College of Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. On average, patients gave Dr. Price a rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors.

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Clinical interests: Skin Cancer

Dr. Ryan W Ahern, MD
Specializes in MOHS-Micrographic Surgery
1213 Hermann Drive; Suite 650
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Ryan Ahern is a mohs skin cancer surgeon in Houston, TX, Sugar Land, TX, and Cypress, TX. Dr. Ahern (or staff) is conversant in Spanish and Vietnamese. In his practice, he is particularly interested in skin cancer. Dr. Ahern is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hermann Greater Heights Hospital and Park Plaza Hospital. He attended medical school at Tulane University School of Medicine. Dr. Ahern's training includes residency programs at Shands HealthCare and a hospital affiliated with Tulane University. His patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Ahern takes. Dr. Ahern's distinctions include: Texas Rising Stars and Texas Super Doctors.

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Clinical interests: Skin Cancer

Dr. Jennifer Song Ranario, MBA, MD
Specializes in Surgical Dermatology
6655 Travis Street; Suite 650
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Jennifer Ranario specializes in surgical dermatology and practices in Houston, TX and Austin, TX. She honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. She graduated from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Paul L. Foster School of Medicine. Dr. Ranario's residency was performed at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. She is affiliated with Seton Healthcare Family.

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Specializes in MOHS-Micrographic Surgery
1401 Binz Street; Suite 200
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Payal Patel is a physician who specializes in MOHS-micrographic surgery. She honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. She attended medical school at the University of North Texas Health Science Center, Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Patel has received the following distinction: Texas Rising Stars. She is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hermann.

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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.
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