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Dr. Kristin Skinner, MD

General Surgery ·  Female · Age 57

Dr. Skinner

Strong Memorial Hosp Sgrcl Onc

160 Sawgrass Dr Ste 120 Rochester, NY 14620

Accepting new patients

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(585) 275-1611


Dr. Kristin Skinner, MD is a general surgery specialist in Rochester, NY and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from Johns Hopkins U, School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in general surgery.


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  • Explains conditions well . Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Hospital satisfaction . Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals
  • Trustworthy . Patients said this doctor is trustworthy. See reviews

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(585) 275-1611

Dr. Skinner accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
Excellus BlueCross BlueShield PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Skinner's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Skinner performs Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Skinner performs this procedure more than 100% of her peers

Breast Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Skinner performs Breast Surgical Procedure more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Skinner performs this procedure more than 100% of her peers

Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Skinner performs Axillary Lymph Node Dissection more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Skinner performs this procedure more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Skinner's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fracture
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paracentesis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Grafts
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

Dr. Skinner's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Skinner

4.3

Based on 9 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
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What People Say About Dr. Kristin Skinner, MD
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Dr. Skinner made me feel confident about my treatment. I had other doctors that I had to use in my hometown, I traveled to use her as my surgeon because of her skill, knowledge, and relatability.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Kristin Skinner, MD is a general surgery specialist in Rochester, NY and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from Johns Hopkins U, School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1995
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1989
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1988
Johns Hopkins U, School Of Medicine
Medical School
1995
1989
1988

Awards

Affiliated Hospitals

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76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

Highland Hospital

Rochester, NY

72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average