Dr. Jonathan Held, MD

Dr. Jonathan Held, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
Dr. Jonathan Held, MD is a dermatologist in Ayer, MA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Dartmouth Med in 1985 and specializes in dermatology.

190 Groton Rd Ste 180

Ayer, MA 01432

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 96% of peers
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
very high
more than 96% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Held'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.

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

47  Conditions Treated


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7  Procedures

  • 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
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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.


  • Dartmouth Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Cornell U
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia Presbyterian Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Held has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Held's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Held to family and friends
28 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

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Dr. Held'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 (6)

Dr. Held seems personable and seems to know his business. But I have never felt so rushed, so not listened to, so bulldozed at a Drs office. Was he missing his lunch or on speed that he reduced my appointment to a few fast talking arrogant minutes( on his part) and did a procedure on me without...more
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Beware !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Save your money and time !!!!!!! I don't think I will ever visit this doctor again. I was charged 80$ for 0 service. I am not sure how can someone expect their customers/clients to pay 80$ for missing an appointment. I could not digest the thought that money is more...more
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Been a patient of Held since early 90's. My wife and son's also saw him. Decent Dr, who seems to know his stuff, but he's 100% about the money. Once my wife missed an appt for my son and the office hammered us with a $75 charge despite it being the first time. Although disappointed, we didn't...more
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I am a regular, seen for my moles and dr held has saved me several times by detecting early melanoma changes.
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I've had nothing but positive experiences with Dr. Held and his staff - he does a nice job adjusting to the patient and will take the extra time to explain things if needed but not waste your time if not. He also recognizes that skin conditions can affect your life and makes that part of the...more
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