Dr. Lewis Kirkegaard, MD

Dr. Lewis Kirkegaard, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 47
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Lewis Kirkegaard, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Grand Junction, CO. He is 47 years old and has been practicing for 22 years.

2655 Little Bookcliff Dr

Grand Junction, CO 81501

Contact Information

(970) 242-7273

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

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

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Specialties

  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
30

Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Boil
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Dermatitis
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Hives
  • Keloid Scar
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts
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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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kirkegaard to family and friends
3.7
based on 3 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 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 (1)

Grand Junction CO |
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Kirkegaard accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Cofinity
    Cofinity PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Medicaid
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
    Rocky Mountain Health Plans HMO
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Kirkegaard has admitting privileges

Community Hospital
2351 G Road
Grand Junction, CO 81505
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St. Mary's Hospital and Regional Medical Center
2635 N 7th St
Grand Junction, CO 81501
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