Dr. Christopher Kruse, MD

Dr. Christopher Kruse, MD

Dermatology  ·  
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Age 47
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Dr. Christopher Kruse, MD is a dermatologist in Millburn, NJ and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from New York University School of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in dermatology.

12 E Willow St

Millburn, NJ 07041

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Basal Cell Carcinoma
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Cancer
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Kruse'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kruse "At the Dermatology and Skin Cancer Center our goal is to provide our patients with the highest quality of care. We specialize in the treatment of all skin, hair and nail conditions. Our lead dermatologist, Christopher B. Kruse, M.D. is a board certified dermatologist who specializes in the treatment of skin cancer using Mohs surgery. Dr. Kruse is fellowship trained by the American College of Mohs Surgery. Mohs surgery is a highly specialized technique for removing skin cancers that provides a superior cure rate for the most common skin cancers. Dr. Kruse has performed more than 5,000 of these procedures and has an outstanding patient satisfaction record."

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

26  Conditions Treated

18  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Botox® Injection
  • Captique™ Injection
  • Collagen Injection
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Hylaform Injection
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Grafts
  • Skin Resurfacing
  • Skin Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • New York University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • SUNY Downstate
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Dermatology Associates Of Tallahassee
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kruse has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Polish
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kruse's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kruse to family and friends
17 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Kruse's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Kruse and his staff are very professional, friendly and make you feel safe and comfortable in their care.
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Dr. Kruse is a skilled surgeon and a kind practitioner. Could not have been more positive experience in dealing with a worrying skin cancer.
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Made an appt w/a Dr 2 see if they can help relieve the UNBEARABLE itching.Instead of getting the Dr, I met with the PA who gave me a BLANK stare and said all that could be done was give me a light treatment that wouldn't help.I tried it anyway because I needed 2 do something.She then gave me a Rx...more
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