Dr. Laura Tanner, MD

Dr. Laura Tanner, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Laura Tanner, MD is a dermatologist in Wilmington, NC and has been practicing for 27 years. She graduated from Rush Medical College Of Rush University in 1987 and specializes in dermatology.

2421 Silver Stream Ln

Wilmington, NC 28401

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MedCost
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 99% of peers
Benign Tumor
very high
more than 97% of peers
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
very high
more than 96% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

45  Conditions Treated


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10  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • 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
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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.


  • Rush Medical College Of Rush University
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Ar Med Scis
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tanner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tanner's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Tanner'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 (2)

Dr. Tanner is an excellent Dermathologist with great Staff. Nancy Perez is an amazing aesthetician. She is professional, caring and concerned. She takes her time and I never feel rushed.
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Saw Dr. Tanner for a skin condition (acne & rashes) that covered multiple areas of skin. She asked me which area I wanted cleared up. I said, "Um...all of them?" She said no, let's treat your face because that's what people have to look at. Then she asked me to verbally list my entire medical...more
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