Dr. Jerold Michaelson, MD

Dr. Jerold Michaelson, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 75
Dr. Jerold Michaelson, MD is a dermatologist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 51 years. He graduated from U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas in 1967 and specializes in dermatology.Read his story

8220 Walnut Hill Ln Ste 512

Dallas, TX 75231

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cold Sore
very high
more than 99% of peers
Herpes Simplex Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Michaelson'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. Michaelson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Michaelson "Dr. Jerold Michaelson earned his medical degree from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. He completed an internship at the Dallas V.A. Medical Center and a dermatology residency at the Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, Florida and Baylor Affiliated Hospital in Houston. Dr. Michaelson is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, American Medical Association, Texas Medical Society, and the Dallas County Medical Society. Dr. Michaelson served in the United States Military in USNR with 1st and 5thMarine Divisions for several years after completing his dermatology residency. He also had a teaching appointment Parkland Memorial Hospital and University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. Dr. Michaelson has been in private practice in Dallas since 1973 and has been recognized numerous times by D Magazine and Texas Monthly as Top Physician and Top Dermatologist. Dr. Michaelson has a clinical interest in medical dermatology and the detection and treatment of skin cancer."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Michaelson "Our team of doctors provides the latest in dermatology care for the entire family.

From your early years to your golden years and everywhere in between, we are dedicated to helping you maintain healthy skin for a lifetime.

Whether it’s protecting your skin from harm or restoring it to health, we have the knowledge, skills, and technology to treat a wide range of skin conditions. Our specialized skin cancer procedures have generated exceptionally high cure results. In addition, our expert treatment of acne, dermatitis, psoriasis, and other common conditions continue to expand with the development of additional physician and nursing resources, treatment options, and advanced clinical trials.

Our passion is to provide the highest quality skin care available to you, our patients. We hope to make each visit — from initial consultation to treatment to follow-up — the most convenient and comfortable experience possible. We want to be your skin care partner for life.

We deliver a lifetime of skincare from childhood to middle age to the golden years. We treat conditions like acne, psoriasis, and eczema to relieve or improve symptoms that limit your comfort, health and enjoyment. We provide specialized, highly effective treatments for a variety of skin cancers to restore and extend the quality of your life.

Whether you suffer from pain, irritation, or embarrassment from a persistent skin condition or if you’ve noticed a suspicious new spot or mole, we can help."

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

46  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Photodynamic Therapy (PDT)
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

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 1967
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Jackson Mem Hosp/jackson Health
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Vet Admin Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Michaelson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Michaelson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Michaelson to family and friends
21 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

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Dr. Michaelson'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 (4)

Wonderful personality and bedside manner. He is very knowledgeable and actually cares about you as a patient.
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Friend recommended Dr. Michaelson. Called today, August 29th, the FIRST available new patient appointment was in October! I told the rep that did not work for me. No questions about my condition, just told me that she was sorry. So if you have a skin condition that needs immediate attention...more
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My family has been going to Dr. Michaelson for over 40 years. We think he is the greatest! He and his staff are always very friendly, patient, listens to our issues, and promptly takes care of them.
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he is very good in explaining but his prescription does not work. He changed the prescription twice the situation is getting worse
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