Dr. Gretchen Zirbel, MD

Dr. Gretchen Zirbel, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 62
Dr. Gretchen Zirbel, MD is a dermatologist in Brookfield, WI and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from Emory University in 1990 and specializes in dermatology.

13800 W North Ave Ste 100

Brookfield, WI 53005

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Alliance Health Care
  • Ambetter
  • American Republic
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 92% of peers
Benign Tumor
very high
more than 92% of peers
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
very high
more than 92% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

43  Conditions Treated

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7  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

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Emory University
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Emory University School Med Grady Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Med College Of Wisconsin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Zirbel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zirbel to family and friends
13 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Zirbel'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 (3)

Very poor experience. Although she may be knowledgeable she lacks basic people skills. As a new patient, she was 15 mins late to the appointment. Talked for about 6 mins and told me she was going to put me on some medication. Didn't listen to me when I told her I had already tried it with a...more
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Dr. Zirbel is terrific. She runs on time, and is very efficient, yet thorough and personable. I can completely understand why she's named as one of Milwaukee magazine's best dermatologists. Highly recommended!
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This is the second time I've seen Dr Zirbel. Both times she has left the room before I even had a chance to say, Wait, can I ask you about... Twice!! I recently had a surgery with her that was about 3 inches long. She put in 6 stitches which was barely enough to keep the wound closed, let alone...more
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