Dr. Jay Walther, MD

Dr. Jay Walther, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 77
Dr. Jay Walther, MD is a dermatologist in Harlingen, TX and has been practicing for 48 years. He graduated from U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas in 1970 and specializes in dermatology.

628 N Ed Carey Dr

Harlingen, TX 78550

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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very high
more than 98% of peers
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more than 95% of peers
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more than 93% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

47  Conditions Treated

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8  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
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • University Of Chicago Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Walther has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Walther's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Walther to family and friends
10 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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  • 3
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  • 1

Dr. Walther's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Cutest, nicest, old man
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I won't be going back. Stopped going a few years ago and started going to Dr. Campbell. He moved to San Antonio so I tried a dermatologist in Brownsville and they found cancer that needed to be treated. I couldn't afford to go back there so I tried Walther again. Once was enough. Without...more
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Nicest Dr I ever met ... very professional and friendly.
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He is the very best Dermatologist I have ever had the privilege of knowing. Dr. Walther exemplifies in his medical practice the highest professional standards, even as he always puts the patient first. - Thank you, Dr. Walther from my heart for all the splendid services and care that you and...more
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My whole family (two adults and two small children) have seen Dr Walther. Care and attention to us is superb. He is caring and takes his time with all patients. Appointments generally run on-time - we've never been made to wait very long. Scheduling an appointment can take awhile, as he's very...more
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