Dr. Joseph Cvancara, MD

Dermatology •  Male • Age 55
  
Dr. Cvancara
Accepting new patients

Advanced Dermatology & Skin Surgery

1807 N Hutchinson Rd Spokane Valley, WA 99212

Make an Appointment

(509) 456-7414

Dr. Joseph Cvancara, MD is a Dermatologist in Spokane Valley, WA and has over 28 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Cvancara has more experience with Dermatologic Oncology, Mohs Surgery, and Cosmetic Dermatology than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Uniformed Services University of The Health Sciences medical school in 1992. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Cvancara to book an appointment.


Compare Providers

Quickly compare more Dermatologists in your area

See similar Dermatologists in Spokane Valley

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Low Wait Times
    Patients are usually seen in 10 minutes or less.
  • Trustworthy
    Patients said this doctor is trustworthy. See reviews

Insurance Check

Search for your insurance provider

Dr. Cvancara accepts

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

(509) 456-7414

Dr. Cvancara accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Altius Health Plans
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross of Idaho
Blue Cross of Idaho PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Coop Core

Background Check

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice claims information for Washington
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
Learn more about background checks

Frequently Treated by Dr. Cvancara

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Cvancara treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Cvancara treats other conditions, please contact the office at (509) 456-7414.

Dermatologic Oncology

Oncologists diagnose and treat cancers of the skin, including melanoma, basal cell carcinoma, and squamous cell carcinoma.Compare with other Dermatologic Oncology specialists.

Typically treats 78% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 8 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cvancara performs Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Cvancara performs this procedure more than 97% of their peers

Squamous Cell Carcinoma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cvancara treats Squamous Cell Carcinoma more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Cvancara treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Skin Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cvancara treats Skin Cancer more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Cvancara treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Mohs Surgery

Mohs surgery is a procedure that treats some types of skin cancer by removing a precise amount of tissue in order to remove cancer cells while sparing as much healthy tissue as possible.Compare with other Mohs Surgery specialists.

Typically treats 63% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cvancara performs Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Cvancara performs this procedure more than 97% of their peers

Mohs Surgery
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cvancara performs Mohs Surgery more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Cvancara performs this procedure more than 87% of their peers

Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cvancara performs Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion more than 7% of their peers

Dr. Cvancara performs this procedure more than 7% of their peers

Cosmetic Dermatology

Cosmetic dermatologists diagnose and treat condition of the skin that affect appearance, such as age spots, wrinkles, unwanted hair, and acne scars.Compare with other Cosmetic Dermatology specialists.

Typically treats 79% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cvancara performs Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Cvancara performs this procedure more than 97% of their peers

Excision of Skin Lesion
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cvancara performs Excision of Skin Lesion more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Cvancara performs this procedure more than 95% of their peers

Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cvancara performs Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion more than 83% of their peers

Dr. Cvancara performs this procedure more than 83% of their peers

Dermatologic Care

Dermatologists diagnose, treat and screen for conditions affecting the skin, including skin cancer, psoriasis, eczema, acne, rosacea, and hair loss.Compare with other Dermatologic Care specialists.

Typically treats 72% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 20 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Dermatitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cvancara treats Dermatitis more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Cvancara treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Skin Infections
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cvancara treats Skin Infections more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Cvancara treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Excision of Skin Lesion
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cvancara performs Excision of Skin Lesion more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Cvancara performs this procedure more than 95% of their peers

Hide other practice areas

Check Dr. Cvancara's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Cvancara's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Keloid Scar
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pemphigoid
  • Plantar Wart
  • Psoriasis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

Dr. Cvancara's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cvancara

4.9

Based on 76 ratings

5 Stars
94.73684210526316%
(72)
4 Stars
3.9473684210526314%
(3)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
1.3157894736842106%
(1)
healthgrades logo

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Cvancara?
(Select your rating)
RecentHighestLowestMost Helpful
Reply Flag
Dr. Cvsncara was kind, thoughtful and highly professional.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option1
thumbs down icon option
Rose Astorquia – May 31, 2016
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Joseph Cvancara, MD?
Reply Flag
Everything is always excellent. I will only have dr Cvancara do my procedures and I have had many.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option1
thumbs down icon option
M.B – May 30, 2016
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Joseph Cvancara, MD?
Reply Flag
Dr. Cvancara is a warm caring physician. His training and technique are excellent. Have recommendee him to many family and friends.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option1
thumbs down icon option
J.S – May 27, 2016
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Joseph Cvancara, MD?
Reply Flag
I was pleased with all aspects of my experience.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option1
thumbs down icon option
.M – May 26, 2016
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Joseph Cvancara, MD?
Reply Flag
Friendly, efficient and professional.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option1
thumbs down icon option
.C – May 23, 2016
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Joseph Cvancara, MD?
Reply Flag
I am always happy with my experience there. Everyone is very friendly and Dr. Cvancara is the best.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
Thomas Krotzer – May 20, 2016
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Joseph Cvancara, MD?
Reply Flag
Dr. Cvancara is kindly in his manner, knowledgeable and explains the unknown in a manner that is helpful.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
Maureen.S – May 19, 2016
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Joseph Cvancara, MD?
Reply Flag
I was very scared when I arrived. But the doctor and staff made me feel better after I got there. I am a big believer of sunscreen now!
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
Judy.P – May 18, 2016
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Joseph Cvancara, MD?
Reply Flag
Dr.and staff turned a scary experience into an almost pleasant one.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
Keith.B – May 12, 2016
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Joseph Cvancara, MD?
Reply Flag
Happy with all phases of my visit
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
Gloria.L – May 11, 2016
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Joseph Cvancara, MD?
Reply Flag
You people are all number one in your care and what you do. I highly recommend Advance Dermatology to all!!!
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option1
Vernon Sale – May 10, 2016
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Joseph Cvancara, MD?
Reply Flag
Dr Cvancera and staff wonderful, friendly and put me at ease. Very confident in the doctors skill.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option1
thumbs down icon option
Terie Huston – May 06, 2016
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Joseph Cvancara, MD?
Reply Flag
The doctor and staff are fun and give excellent care.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
Kathleen Harthan – May 04, 2016
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Joseph Cvancara, MD?
Reply Flag
I have always been very satisfied with the care I receive from Dr. Cvancara.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
L.S in New York, NY – May 02, 2016
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Joseph Cvancara, MD?
Reply Flag
Dr. Cvancara has a pleasant demeanor & takes the time necessary for the visit.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
Gerald Laursen – Apr 29, 2016
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Joseph Cvancara, MD?
Reply Flag
I am very pleased with the professional reception and treatment by Dr. Cvancara and staff involved with my surgery.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
Garvin Lyle – Apr 27, 2016
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Joseph Cvancara, MD?
Reply Flag
Doctor Cvancara is very relaxed and pleasant.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
D.D – Apr 25, 2016
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Joseph Cvancara, MD?
Reply Flag
Superb; Dr Joe and staff are 1st rate. They make you feel right at home.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
Kay N – Apr 22, 2016
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Joseph Cvancara, MD?
Reply Flag
Dr. Cvancara's skill and personality make these visits most enjoyable.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
Cullen Richard – Dec 01, 2015
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Joseph Cvancara, MD?
Reply Flag
Excellent Dr. Very Caring.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
Karen Hawks in Spokane, WA – Nov 25, 2015
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Joseph Cvancara, MD?

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Cvancara?

About Me

Care Philosophy

A Passion for Excellence

Biography

Joe Cvancara, M.D. is a dermatologic surgeon who specializes in treatments for skin cancers and aging skin. Dr. Cvancara is a fellowship-trained Mohs surgeon...Read more

Specialties

  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

Education

1992
Uniformed Services University of The Health Sciences
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Joseph Cvancara, MD accepting new patients?

Does Dr. Joseph Cvancara, MD accept my insurance?

What are Dr. Joseph Cvancara, MD's top areas of care?

Locations

Advanced Dermatology & Skin Surgery

Advanced Dermatology & Skin Surgery1807 N Hutchinson Rd Spokane Valley, WA 99212
1
  • Call
  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions
Advanced Dermatology & Skin Surgery1700 W Riverstone Dr Coeur D Alene, ID 83814
2
  • Call
  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions
;