Dr. Elizabeth Piantanida, MD

Dr. Elizabeth Piantanida, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 53
Dr. Elizabeth Piantanida, MD is a dermatologist in Colorado Springs, CO and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from Tulane University of Louisiana in 1992 and specializes in dermatology and cosmetic dermatology.

640 Southpointe Ct Ste 110

Colorado Springs, CO 80906

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Skin Infections
very high
more than 96% of peers
Itchy Skin
more than 89% of peers
more than 89% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

51  Conditions Treated

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21  Procedures

  • Acne Surgery
  • Biopsy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facial Peel
  • Hair Removal
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing
  • Mole Removal
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Resurfacing
  • Skin Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Wart Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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 California, San Diego
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • Tulane University of Louisiana
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Tripler Army Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Walter Reed Am Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Piantanida has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Piantanida's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Piantanida to family and friends
20 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

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Dr. Piantanida'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 (4)

This is a perfect example of "what do you call the person who graduates at the bottom of the class in medical school? Doctor. Nothing she did worked and she had the audacity to charge me almost $400, of which Medicare paid a pittance. Don't go there - your life will be in danger. My lap caught on...more
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Office staff did not call me back. I spent $300 that insurance would not cover because drs office would not code it correctly. Please, Dr and office staff, get your act together.
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Dr. Piantanida is an excellent dermatologist! She explains everything very clearly and is very compassionate. I visited Dr. Piantanida for a skin condition on my back which she was able to correctly diagnose and treat. I also opted to have botox. I have had botox several times with different...more
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Very good doctor I highly recommend her
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