Dr. Joseph Porres, MD

Dr. Joseph Porres, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
Dr. Joseph Porres, MD is a dermatologist in Rockville, MD. He graduated from University Complutense of Madrid / Faculty of Medicine in 1971 and specializes in dermatology and dermatopathology.

50 W Edmonston Dr Ste 308

Rockville, MD 20852

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

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Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 97% of peers
Tinea Versicolor
very high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Porres'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Porres "Our intent is to provide patients the care they need through careful listening of medical histories, skin examination, medical testing when needed, and surgical and or medical treatment as needed We aim to provide appointments promptly and mean to keep patients waiting as little as possible while giving each patient the time they need"

2  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Dermatopathology

2  Board Certifications

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

38  Conditions Treated


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18  Procedures

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Biopsy
  • 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
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Mole Removal
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Wart 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.


  • University Complutense of Madrid / Faculty of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Air Force Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • University of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Temple University Sch Med/Meml Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1972

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Porres has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Porres' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Porres to family and friends
11 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Porres' 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 (3)

Exceptional. Caring, thorough, knowledgeable and a real pleasure to deal with. Thoroughly pleased and grateful.
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It was my first time to see a Dermatologist and Dr. Porres made our 1st Doctor-Patient encounter very comfortable. He was very attentive & so funny. He made it a point to ask if there are other issues that need medical attention. He was very accommodating & understands the financial burden of...more
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He was friendly, at times even funny, always very thorough in his explanations. Took all the time to make sure I understood what I had to do. I will be back any time I need a dermatologist. The only time it took waiting was for the staff to verify the status of my insurance
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