Dr. Craig Birkby, MD

Dr. Craig Birkby, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Craig Birkby, MD is a dermatologist in Seattle, WA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia in 1982 and specializes in dermatology.

1229 Madison St Ste 1090

Seattle, WA 98104

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield

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very high
more than 98% of peers
very high
more than 90% of peers
Skin Cancer
very high
more than 87% of peers

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  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

Conditions Treated



  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mohs Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Presbyterian / St Lukes Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University Of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University Of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Birkby has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Birkby's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Birkby to family and friends
based on 5 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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Dr. Birkby's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in seattle
Had mohs skin cancer removal. Dr Birkby is very caring and did a great job. Can;t hope for more than that
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in Seattle, WA
Incredibly kind, knowledgeable and skilled. The entire office was great to work with. I was concerned what my hand would look like post-Moh's surgery, and couldn't be happier with the results.
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in Bothell, WA
Dr. Birkby is an incredible skin cancer doctor. He is so easy to talk with and he always explains what he is doing and why. He's also very patient with my many questions. His medical practice is the most efficient one I have ever experienced. Everyone is so friendly and accommodating and it's...more
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