Dr. Kristina Shaffer, MD

Dr. Kristina Shaffer, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 45
Dr. Kristina Shaffer, MD is a dermatologist in Eagan, MN and has been practicing for 15 years. She graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1999 and specializes in dermatology and cosmetic dermatology.

1215 Town Centre Dr Ste 200

Eagan, MN 55123

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • CareSource
  • 23 More

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very high
more than 99% of peers
Benign Tumor
very high
more than 93% of peers
very high
more than 93% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

40  Conditions Treated


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11  Procedures

  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Chemical Peel
  • Cosmetic Botox® Injection
  • Dermal Filler
  • 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
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Wellesley College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • St Vincent's Hosp/Ny Med Coll
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Shaffer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shaffer to family and friends
16 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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Dr. Shaffer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr Shaffer has been my dermatologist for 5 years. She is excellent. She is thorough, she explains what she is doing & why and is extremely pleasant. I am a melanoma patient, fortunately caught early and no re-occurrence, so I am very fussy about who I see. I have complete confidence in Dr. Shaffer....more
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Dr. Shaffer was referred by another dr in the practice after I had shared with him some of the reactions I was having to perfumes and other chemicals. Through patch testing, she identified specific allergens, recommended products to try, but also was very direct that even if I avoided some of the...more
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