Dr. Anne Truitt, MD

Dr. Anne Truitt, MD

Mohs Micrographic Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 46
(19)
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Dr. Anne Truitt, MD is a mohs micrographic surgery doctor who practices in San Diego, CA. She is 46 years old and has been practicing for 12 years.Read her story

5222 Balboa Ave Fl 6

San Diego, CA 92117

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Excision of Skin Lesion
very high
more than 90% of peers
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
very high
more than 88% of peers
Skin Cancer
high
more than 86% of peers

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Dr. Truitt's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Truitt "Dr. Truitt is a board-certified physician specializing in Dermatology. After receiving her medical degree from George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington D.C., Dr. Truitt went on to become a General Surgical Categorical Resident at Brown University/Rhode Island Hospital, a Cutaneous Oncology Fellow at the UC San Francisco Hospital, a Clinical Research Fellow at the UC Irvine, a Dermatology resident at UC Irvine and Dermatological Surgical Fellow at St. John's Institute of Dermatology, St. Thomas Hospital, London. Dr. Truitt specializes in Mohs Micrographic Surgery, considered to be the most advanced and effective treatment of skin cancer. By combining surgical expertise with careful microscopic examination of consecutive tissue samples, to assure that all signs of skin cancer are removed, skin cancer can often be cured in one office visit. Dr. Truitt is quickly building the reputation of being a sincere patient advocate for dermalogic care."

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Specialties

  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Dermatologic Oncology
  • Dermatologic Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
14

Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Facial Skin Cancer
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
  • Psoriasis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
15

Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Cosmetic Botox® Injection
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Juvéderm® Injection
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Mole Removal
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • United States Air Force Academy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • George Washington University / School of Medicine And Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Brown RI Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • UCI-Irvine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Cutaneous Oncology Fellowship, UC San Francisco
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Mohs Micrograhic Surgery, St. John's Institute of Dermatology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Truitt has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Truitt's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Truitt to family and friends
3.5
based on 19 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Truitt's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in San Diego, CA |
I saw Dr. Truitt a little over a year ago and she was SO rude. I came in for an allergy test based on my skin's severe reaction to bug bites. She quickly and rudely informed me that I needed to see an allergist. She offered no pleasantries and acted like I was the biggest waste of time, despite her...more
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in Ramona, CA |
Dr. Truitt caught a melanoma on me when I was 24 years old. I had no history of skin issues and did not have any concerns at the time. I believe that she saved my life. I highly recommend Dr. Truitt.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Truitt accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Truitt has admitting privileges

Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego
4077 5th Ave
San Diego, CA 92103
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