Dr. James Simons, MD

General Surgery •  Male • Age 72
  
Dr. Simons

Bay Area Dermatology

999 Sixth St Traverse City, MI 49684

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(231) 941-4114

Dr. James Simons, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Traverse City, MI. Dr. Simons has more experience with Dermatologic Oncology, Dermatologic Care, and Cosmetic Dermatology than other specialists in his area. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Simons to book an appointment.


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Dr. Simons accepts the following insurance:

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Simons

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Simons treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Simons treats other conditions, please contact the office at (231) 941-4114.

Dermatologic Oncology

Oncologists diagnose and treat cancers of the skin, including melanoma, basal cell carcinoma, and squamous cell carcinoma.Compare with other Dermatologic Oncology specialists.

Typically treats 61% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 10 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Actinic Keratosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Simons treats Actinic Keratosis more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Simons treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Excision of Skin Lesion
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Simons performs Excision of Skin Lesion more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Simons performs this procedure more than 91% of their peers

Skin Cancer
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Simons treats Skin Cancer more than 77% of their peers

Dr. Simons treats this condition more than 77% of their peers

Dermatologic Care

Dermatologists diagnose, treat and screen for conditions affecting the skin, including skin cancer, psoriasis, eczema, acne, rosacea, and hair loss.Compare with other Dermatologic Care specialists.

Typically treats 72% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 20 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Dermatitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Simons treats Dermatitis more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Simons treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Cold Sore
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Simons treats Cold Sore more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Simons treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Actinic Keratosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Simons treats Actinic Keratosis more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Simons treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Cosmetic Dermatology

Cosmetic dermatologists diagnose and treat condition of the skin that affect appearance, such as age spots, wrinkles, unwanted hair, and acne scars.Compare with other Cosmetic Dermatology specialists.

Typically treats 67% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Excision of Skin Lesion
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Simons performs Excision of Skin Lesion more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Simons performs this procedure more than 91% of their peers

Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Simons performs Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion more than 86% of their peers

Dr. Simons performs this procedure more than 86% of their peers

Shaving of Skin Lesion
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Simons performs Shaving of Skin Lesion more than 77% of their peers

Dr. Simons performs this procedure more than 77% of their peers

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Dr. Simons' conditions and procedures:

  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Cancer
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Folliculitis
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hives
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Lichen Planus
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Psoriasis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Varicose Veins

Dr. Simons' Reviews

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About Me

Biography

Dr. James Simons, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Traverse City, MI. Dr. Simons has more experience with Dermatologic Oncology, Dermatologic Care,...Read more

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Dermatologic Surgery
  • Dermatology
  • Procedural Dermatology

Education

Edward W Sparrow Hospital
Residency Hospital
Henry Ford Hospital
Residency Hospital
Michigan State University College Of Human Medicine
Medical School

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Bay Area Dermatology

Bay Area Dermatology999 Sixth St Traverse City, MI 49684
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