Dr. Barry Ginsburg, MD

Dr. Barry Ginsburg, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
Dr. Barry Ginsburg, MD is a dermatologist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from University of Alabama At Birmingham in 1974 and specializes in dermatology.

972 Montclair Rd Ste 100

Birmingham, AL 35213

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
very high
more than 94% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 92% of peers
very high
more than 90% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

33  Conditions Treated


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10  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Smartlipo Triplex® Laser Liposuction

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Chldns Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • University Ala Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ginsburg has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ginsburg's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ginsburg to family and friends
39 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (39)

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Dr. Ginsburg's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (13)

I had been going here years loved him , I simply canceled an appt yes on a Monday due to I have fever as my husband had flu last week I was told I would be charged ! His receptionist says I had did this in 2014 lol so I need a new dermatologist ‘ I also was driving over 28 Miles to him anyway
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Ginsburg is poorly trained and tries hard to push things that he sells in his clinic. He did liposuction on my wife, and the result is that her skin is now so loose that she regrets having the procedure every time she looks at her abdomen. If she were not wary of having the required surgery, she...more
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Dr. G as I call him... is the best. His staff is awesome too. I love that when I leave after my skin cancers removal, I know the cancer is gone! He has his own lab there. I would recommend him to anyone. I am a regular there and he has taken care of my skin for several years now and he has...more
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I went to Dr. Ginsberg for a bad rash in my armpit. I was told it was dry skin and should go away within a month with recommended medication. The rash is now worse and now itches whereas it did not before. I have an appointment next week with another dermatologist. He barely looked at the site....more
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I had smartlipo this afternoon with non other than Dr. Ginsburg. I was very nervous and a little scared because I didn't know what to expect. Dr. Ginsburg and his nurse had me calm and relaxed in no time. I work on my feet all day and as soon as I got home ( which I drove myself) I was washing...more
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