Dr. Donald Walters, MD

Dr. Donald Walters, MD

Dermatologic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
(26)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Donald Walters, MD is a dermatologic surgery doctor who practices in Vestavia, AL. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 25 years.

521 Montgomery Hwy

Vestavia, AL 35216

Contact Information

(205) 824-4441

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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Dermatitis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Actinic Keratosis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Walters "Brookwood Dermatology was founded in 2003 by two Board Certified Dermatologists with many years of advanced training and experience in the treatment of skin cancer, skin disorders and cosmetics. Since then it has grown into one of the premier Dermatology practices in the Southeast. We employ a large support staff of some of the most experienced personnel in our area and treat our patients in a manner we would wish our families to be treated."
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Specialties

  • Dermatologic Surgery
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery
  • Procedural Dermatology
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Cancer
  • Dermatitis
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Jock Itch
  • Keloid Scar
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
  • Psoriasis
  • Rosacea
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Diseases
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Warts
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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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

  • Queens Cornell Medical College Program
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Columbia U/Columbia Presbyn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Fellow, American Society For Dermatologic Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Fellow, American Society For Mohs Suregry
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Walters has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Walters' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Walters to family and friends
4.3
based on 26 total reviews (6 with comments)
Dr. Walters' 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 (6)
Birmingham, AL |
Great Dermatologist with an equally great staff. Everyone is always very friendly at this office. Dr Walters is a really knowledgeable physician and always has time to explain everything to me. Excellent surgeon too.
Birmingham, AL |
Great experience. Friendly Staff. Knowledgeable physician.
Birmingham, AL |
Wonderful office. Staff was delightful. Dr. Walters is a wonderful doctor.
in Morris, AL |
He and his entire staff are first class A+ health professionals. Grade 100%
in Birmingham, AL |
Dr. Walters has treated me, my child, and my grandparents. I have had nothing but good experiences at Brookwood Dermatology. I would recommend him to anyone.
in Birmingham, AL |
Good treatment of problems. Spends time with me when I have questions. Tries to keep waiting to a minimum.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Walters accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Walters has admitting privileges

Brookwood Medical Center
2010 Brookwood Medical Ctr Dr
Birmingham, AL 35209
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Princeton Baptist Medical Center
701 Princeton Ave SW
Birmingham, AL 35211
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Shelby Baptist Medical Center
1000 1st St N
Alabaster, AL 35007
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St. Vincent's Birmingham
810 St. Vincent's Drive
Birmingham, AL 35205
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St. Vincent's East
50 Medical Park Dr E
Birmingham, AL 35235
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St. Vincent's St. Clair
7063 Veterans Pkwy
Pell City, AL 35125
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UAB Hospital
1802 6th Ave S
Birmingham, AL 35233
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