Dr. Lewis Kirkegaard, MD

Dr. Lewis Kirkegaard, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
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Dr. Lewis Kirkegaard, MD is a dermatologist in Grand Junction, CO and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Emory University in 1996 and specializes in dermatology.

2655 Little Bookcliff Dr

Grand Junction, CO 81501

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Medicaid
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Dermatitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hives
very high
more than 99% of peers
Rash
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Kirkegaard'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*

30  Conditions Treated

6  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 Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • Emory University
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of Virginia Dept Of Int Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Virginia Dept Of Derm
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kirkegaard has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kirkegaard's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kirkegaard to family and friends
4 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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

Dr. Kirkegaard's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I've had three skin cancers treated by Dr. Kirkegaard and in each case he followed procedures precisely and quickly, The results have been very good, and I've experienced only minimal scarring. My complaint is that his removal of an almost invisible basal cell on the cheek seemed unnecessarily...more
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This physician was not qualified in MOHS surgical procedures but operated anyway. Three days later I was called by office personnel to say they didn't get all my cancer. Was not operated on in a sterile environment. Will seek another physician to perform a second surgical procedure to correctly...more
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