Dr. Deborah Elder, MD

Dr. Deborah Elder, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Deborah Elder, MD is a dermatologist in Charlottesville, VA and has been practicing for 28 years. She graduated from UNIV OF VA SCH OF MED HLTH SYS in 1990 and specializes in dermatology.

600 Peter Jefferson Pkwy Ste 230

Charlottesville, VA 22911

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 99% of peers
Actinic Keratosis
very high
more than 87% of peers
Skin Infections
more than 84% of peers

Dr. Elder'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.

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

36  Conditions Treated


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9  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


    Medical School | Graduated 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Elder has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Elder's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Elder to family and friends
7 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Elder's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Elder has awful bedside manner, didn't make the slightest nicety or small talk. basically barged in and the very first thing she said, "any areas you're concerned about?" no hi, i'm dr. so and so, how are you, etc. spent all of 5 minutes with me, abruptly checking my skin for cancers and...more
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