Dr. Joel Max, MD

Dr. Joel Max, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Joel Max, MD is a dermatologist in Lutherville Timonium, MD and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from UNIV OF MD SCH OF MED in 1993 and specializes in dermatology.

101 W Ridgely Rd Ste 4B

Lutherville Timonium, MD 21093

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

47  Conditions Treated

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12  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.


    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Pittsburgh Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Max's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

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Dr. Max'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)

Dr Max is the most impersonal Dr I have ever had the displeasure of coming across. He rushes into the room, says Dr Max, and goes right into, show me your spot, I can do this or this. When other concerns are brought up, he quickly brushes them off insinuating, this is not what this appt is for,...more
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Always made to wait for an hour past appointment time. Doctors are always in a rush to dismiss. Common diagnose is always fungal infection without bothering to consider other possibilities. Staff has no idea what was done to you in the exam room when you get checked out. There are no reports or...more
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As a new patient, Dr very impersonal. Didn’t even introduce himself to me. Just came in with can of frozen nitrogen. Started using it on spot nesr my eyebrow without even telling me to close my eye. Won’t be back!
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Dis-trustworthy. He ended up charging me for $300 for a Botox that was covered by my insurance company. He complained to me that he wasn't making any money off my visit.
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