Dr. Jayne Fortson, MD

Dr. Jayne Fortson, MD

Dermatopathology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 62
Dr. Jayne Fortson, MD is a dermatopathology specialist in Anchorage, AK and has been practicing for 28 years. She graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in dermatopathology.

2401 E 42nd Ave Ste 301

Anchorage, AK 99508

Contact Information

(907) 563-3204

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Dr. Fortson's Experience

Dr. Fortson's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Dermatopathology
  • Board certified in Dermatology and Dermatopathology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Dermatopathology

2  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
  • Dermatopathology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

35  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Loma Linda
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University Utah/Lds Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Wright State University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Of Utah
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fortson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fortson's Reviews

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20 total reviews (3 have comments)

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Dr. Fortson'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)

What a horribly arrogant Doctor JF is! I would not recommend her to anyone who wants to live...She misdiagnosed me & would not listen to the facts that did NOT correspond to her diagnosis. Then she outright LIED when I asked her for a test to confirm! I would have died if I had followed her...more
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Dr.Fortson changed my life. I was seeking help for my severe acne. Dr.Fortson reccomended accutane but my family didn't have health insurance and couldn't afford the meds. Dr.Fortson knew it was the only effective treatment for me and was gracious enough to supply me each month with the...more
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I have been a patient of Dr. Fortson for about three years now. She treats my hair thinning which really isn't so thin any longer. I appreciate the help she has given me in that area, however there are a few other things she has treated successfully for me. She does a wonderful job keeping me...more
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