Dr. Jeffrey Poole, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Poole, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
50 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Jeffrey Poole, MD is a dermatologist in Metairie, LA and has been practicing for 12 years. He specializes in dermatology and pediatric dermatology.Read his story

Poole Dermatology

111 Veterans Memorial Blvd Ste 406

Metairie, LA 70005
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • EmblemHealth
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Group Health Cooperative

Learn about Dr. Poole

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Poole performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Poole's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Poole's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Poole "Dr. Poole received his undergraduate education from the University of Virginia. He earned his medical degree from Tulane University School of Medicine, while on a full scholarship from the United States Air Force. Following medical school, he completed an internship and residency in Pediatrics at Keesler AFB Regional Medical Center. His tour of duty included being stationed at Charleston AFB, South Carolina, where he was Chief of Pediatrics for 2 years. Dr. Poole then performed a residency in Dermatology at the LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans, during which he was selected to be Chief Resident. He has attained the highest level of accreditation in his specialty, being Board Certified by the American Board of Dermatology. In addition to his private practice, Dr. Poole is also an Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology at both the LSU and Tulane Schools of Medicine, acting as their Pediatric, Adolescent, and Laser specialist, and remains a Board Certified Pediatrician. Dr. Poole is also Chief of Dermatology and a founder and Director of the Vascular Anomalies Center – Children's Hospital New Orleans, an area of his specialty where he has great interest and expertise. Dr. Poole is a published medical author, and has given numerous talks on a wide range of topics at regional and local society meetings. Teaching medical students and residents continues to be one of his strong areas of interest. He maintains a high level of continuing medical education activity as demonstrated by being awarded both the AMA's Physician Recognition Award with Commendation and the American Academy of Dermatology's CME Award. He has been recognized locally by both New Orleans Magazine and Louisiana Life Magazine as a Top Doc in his field. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery, the American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery and the Society for Pediatric Dermatology. He is a member of the Greater New Orleans Pediatric Society, and a member and Past-President of the Louisiana Dermatologic Society. He has privileges at East Jefferson General Hospital, the Medical Center of Louisiana, and Children's Hospital of New Orleans."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Poole "Our goal is to provide each one of our patients with high quality, personalized and compassionate care for all your dermatology needs."

2  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Pediatric Dermatology

2  Board Certifications

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

78  Conditions Treated


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32  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Scar Removal
  • Acne Surgery
  • Aged or Sun-Damaged Skin Treatment
  • Botox® Injection
  • Chemical Peel
  • Collagen Injection
  • Cosmetic Botox® Injection
  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Dermatology Procedure
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facial Peel
  • Hair Removal
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • In-Office Skin Procedure
  • Laser Office Procedure
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Mole Evaluation
  • Mole Removal
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Screenings
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Tattoo Removal
  • Wart Removal


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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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 Virginia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Keesler Usaf Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Keesler Usaf Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Louisiana State University School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Poole has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Dermatology, Fellow
  • American Society of Dermatologic Surgery, Fellow
  • American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery, Fellow
  • Society for Pediatric Dermatology, Fellow

Dr. Poole's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Poole to family and friends
332 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (332)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Poole'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 (1)

Dr. Poole's entire staff is friendly and professional ! I was EXTREMELY pleased with my experience and WILL be returning !!! By far the Best practice I've ever been to. Thanks Poole Dermatology!!
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