Dr. Dori Hunt, MD

Dr. Dori Hunt, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 47
Dr. Dori Hunt, MD is a dermatologist in Hickory, NC and has been practicing for 17 years. She graduated from University Of Nebraska College Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in dermatology.Read her story

315 19th St SE

Hickory, NC 28602

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 97% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 97% of peers
Itchy Skin
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Dr. Hunt's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hunt "Dr. Dori Hunt is board-certified by the American Board of Dermatology. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Nebraska at Kearney in 1993 with a Bachelors of Science degree in Chemistry. Dr. Hunt went on to attend the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha from 1993 to 1997. In May 1997, she graduated first in her medical school class. Dr. Hunt then pursued a dermatology residency at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. In her final year of residency, she acted as Dermatology Chief Resident. Upon completion of residency in July 2001, Dr. Hunt pursued a career in private practice. In May 2003, Dr. Hunt joined Piedmont Plastic Surgery & Dermatology (PPSD). She became the group's fourth partner. If asked, Dr. Hunt will gladly share that joining PPSD was the best professional decision of her life. She was given the opportunity to expand PPSD's presence into Hickory, North Carolina. Now, years later, Dr. Hunt works full time and enjoys providing general and cosmetic dermatology care to thousands of patients."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hunt "Dr. Hunt has special interests in treating acne, photodamage, and natural skin aging. She is formally trained in providing appropriate skin care regimens, BotoxX®, RestylaneX®, JuvedermX®, RadiesseX®, SculptraX®, Laser, and Sclerotherapy. Dr. Hunt takes great pride in helping her patients achieve a natural, healthy, and beautiful appearance. She views each patient as unique and deserving of a custom-tailored dermatology treatment plan."

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

56  Conditions Treated

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7  Procedures

  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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.


  • University Of Nebraska College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • University of North Carolina Hospitals
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Unc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hunt has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hunt's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hunt to family and friends
108 total reviews (72 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (108)

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Dr. Hunt's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (72)

Dr. Hunt told me I was a good candidate for laser treatment to remove sun spots on my fair skin, arms and legs. After two treatments and 8 months of healing, my sun spots looked much larger and darker than I had originally . I have white spots the shape of stars in each brown spot from the laser. I...more
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As a patient of other dermatologists over many years, she is truly the best. She is very caring and knowledgeable, and she takes the time to answer questions and patient concerns. Unlike other dermatologists in this area that require several months to schedule an appointment (even for established...more
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I love Dr. Hunt's new office. It is wonderful to see her again since she moved back to the Tate boulevard office. Her and her staff are very professional.
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Dr hunt is wonderful. I love coming to see he and i love her new office.
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Love coming to the office, great staff.
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