Dr. Caroline Yeager, MD

Dr. Caroline Yeager, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Dr. Caroline Yeager, MD is a dermatologist in Rockville, MD and has been practicing for 8 years. She graduated from DUKE UNIV SCH OF MED in 2010 and specializes in dermatology.Read her story

15245 Shady Grove Rd Ste 370

Rockville, MD 20850

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Itchy Skin
more than 86% of peers
Seborrheic Dermatitis
more than 81% of peers

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Dr. Yeager's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Yeager "Caroline was born at the Naval Hospital in Bethesda, Maryland, and she grew up in Bethesda. She spent grades three to twelve at the Holton-Arms School, where she graduated as ranking scholar (valedictorian) and as a National Merit Scholar. She then attended Princeton University, where she graduated Summa Cum Laude; she majored in Classics with a Certificate in Medieval Studies. At Princeton University she received the Shapiro Prize for Academic excellence and the Classics Department' s Atkins Prize for best senior thesis. She is a member of Princeton University's Phi Beta Kappa honor society. Caroline attended Duke Medical School in Durham, North Carolina. She was the recipient of a Howard Hughes Medical Institute NIH Research Scholarship, which brought her back to Bethesda to do research at the National Human Genome Research Institute at NIH. She continued to do research on chemotherapy- induced hair loss when she returned to Duke. She received her medical degree in 2011; during her time there she was awarded membership into the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honorary society for her outstanding scholarship as well as leadership. In addition, Duke University Hospital awarded Caroline the "Strength, Hope and Caring" Award for her dedication to compassionate patient care; it had never before been awarded to a medical student instead of a resident doctor or nurse. Dr. Caroline Yeager came back to the D.C. area to do her internship at the George Washington University Hospital, where she received the Internal Medicine Preliminary Intern of the Year award and the George Washington University Hospital Service Excellence Pillar Award. Caroline completed her training at Emory Medical School for her Dermatology Residency, from where she graduated in June, 2015. During her third year of residency she served as the Curriculum Chief Resident for Emory University Dermatology Residency. Caroline has completed the National Board Examinations in Dermatology, and she is now a Board-Certified Dermatologist."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Yeager "When you have skin problems, you need to turn to a dermatologist who listens and responds ... an experienced doctor who knows the field and can effectively diagnose and treat your needs ... a friendly physician who counsels you on the best ways to maintain and improve your health. Our staff meet all these criteria. Plus, you benefit from a dedicated team of trained professionals who give you the individualized attention you deserve."

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Yeager does not have any board certifications listed.

26  Conditions Treated

2  Procedures

  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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    Medical School | Graduated 2010

Awards & Recognition

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Yeager's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yeager to family and friends
7 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Yeager's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Yeager prescribed my 7-month old an ointment that was pretty new on the market at that point and whose instructions clearly state that its safety has not been tested on children under 2 years. However, she failed to mention that to me; and given that it's such a new ointment, whose effects...more
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Dr. Caroline Yeager is a terrific physician. She is very knowledgeable, listens and communicates well. She is thorough in doing my skin checks, and after any procedure she does, she always calls to make sure I'm doing ok. Best dermatologist I could have.
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Today I had my 2nd annual dermatology checkup w/ Dr. Caroline Yeager at Shady Grove Dermatology in Rockville. When I met Dr. Yeager in 2016, I was immediately impressed with her knowledge and lovely demeanor. I had a very positive experience last year and decided to go back this year for another...more
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Very nice front desk staff and clean facility. Dr. Caroline Yeager and her assistant were friendly and helpful. Would definitely recommend this place and Dr. Yeager to friends and family!!
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She was very nice!
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