Dr. Lavanya Nagaraj, MD

Dr. Lavanya Nagaraj, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 42
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Dr. Lavanya Nagaraj, MD is a dermatologist in Raleigh, NC and has been practicing for 12 years. She graduated from University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in dermatology.

3225 Blue Ridge Rd Ste 101

Raleigh, NC 27612

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Nagaraj performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Skin Infections
very high
more than 94% of peers
Intertrigo
very high
more than 92% of peers
Rosacea
very high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Nagaraj'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.

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

25  Conditions Treated

17  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • 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
  • Mole Removal
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Wart 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.

Education

  • University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • University Of North Carolina Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University Of North Carolina Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nagaraj has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nagaraj's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nagaraj to family and friends
12 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Nagaraj's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Unlike my former skin Dr, Nagaraj seems hurried, and comes into full skin check appointments with a can of freeze, asking for (rather than looking for) spots to be removed. She seems only concerned with the spots I've identified, and doesn't look closely for things I may have missed. I'm...more
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Dr. Nagaraj is an excellent dermatologist! When I need to see her I do not have to wait weeks to get an appointment. She does not keep me waiting in the lobby or in the patient care room. Her bedside manner is comfortable. She knows what she is doing and I trust her. Her staff is kind and...more
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Dr. Nagaraj takes the time to get to know her patients.
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Very friendly, great listener.
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She is very knowledgeable, intelligent and caring. She takes her time to meet with you and make it easy for you to understand. She's a great doctor.
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