Dr. Catherine Tisdall, MD

Dr. Catherine Tisdall, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 44
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Dr. Catherine Tisdall, MD is a dermatologist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 16 years. She graduated from University Of Washington School Of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in dermatology and cosmetic dermatology.Read her story

16110 Via Shavano

San Antonio, TX 78249

Contact Information

(210) 615-7171

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Tisdall performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Folliculitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
Seborrheic Dermatitis
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Tisdall's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Tisdall's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Tisdall "Dr. Catherine Tisdall received her medical degree and graduated with Honors in 2002 from the University of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle. She completed her residency training in Dermatology and served as Chief Resident at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center in Hershey, Pennsylvania. She began her career as an Assistant Professor of Dermatology at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical center where she was involved in medical student and resident education. In July 2007 she moved to San Antonio with her family and joined Dermatology San Antonio where she has since become partner in the practice. She is actively involved in dermatologic clinical research and has published articles in peer-reviewed journals. Dr. Tisdall practices general, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology seeing patients of all ages. She has advanced training in the latest cosmetic techniques and products and offers a wealth of experience and training to all her patients. She enjoys providing care for the full breadth of dermatologic concerns including acne, psoriasis, patch testing, cosmetic procedures, and skin cancer detection and treatment. She is a board certified dermatologist and a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, American Contact Dermatitis Society, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, Texas Dermatological Society, and the San Antonio Dermatological Society. Dr. Tisdall has been named in Texas Monthly as one of the state's "Rising Stars", as well as being named in S.A. Scene as one of the "Best Doctors" for the past 5 years. Dr. Tisdall has been named "America's Top Dermatologist" by the Consumers Research Council of America since 2011 and has also received the "Patient Choice Award" three years running. When not at work her time is devoted to her husband and two kids."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Tisdall "When you make an appointment at the Dermatology San Antonio office, know that you will be treated with respect and understanding. Our mission is to provide the highest quality of care for the full spectrum of dermatologic conditions in a compassionate, ethical, and professional manner.

Our San Antonio Dermatologists have memberships in the American Academy of Dermatology, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, American Contact Dermatitis Society, Texas Dermatological Society, and the San Antonio Dermatological Society."

2  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

48  Conditions Treated

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10  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • University Of Washington School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Penn State Hershey Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tisdall has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tisdall's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tisdall to family and friends
40 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (40)

  • 5
    (25)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (13)

Dr. Tisdall'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

She is great at communicating with the patient and achieving the goals of the visit efficiently.
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I had to switch dermatologists because of my insurance and just visited Dr. Tisdall. She gave me some advice about my Rosacea and recommended some prescriptions that weren't covered by my carrier. The prescriptions were never called in to the pharmacy and I had to call back the staff. Then, they...more
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Wonderful in all ways!!
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Dr. Tisdall has taken care of me and my family for around 10 years! She is a great Dermatologist with a friendly and efficient staff.
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I was referred by my wife. Dr. Tisdall noticed a translucent spot on my wife's face that turned out to be precancerous. My wife had previously pointed that spot out to previous dermatologists who had told her there was nothing to worry about. My body has numerous moles and freckles. Dr. tisdall...more
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