Dr. Lisa Scatena, MD

Dr. Lisa Scatena, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 52
Dr. Lisa Scatena, MD is a dermatologist in Boulder, CO and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from University Of Colorado in 1999 and specializes in dermatology.

2400 Spruce St Ste 101

Boulder, CO 80302

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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Skin Infections
very high
more than 98% of peers
very high
more than 97% of peers
very high
more than 93% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

40  Conditions Treated


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9  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

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.


  • University of California At Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • University Of Colorado
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • University Of Colorado
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Colorado
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Scatena has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Scatena's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Scatena to family and friends
18 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

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  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Scatena'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 (8)

I’m very impressed with Dr. Scatena. She’s very reasonable and I’m glad to find someone who looks at the person as a whole, not just skin.
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Came in for a routine skin check and was diagnosed with Melanoma! Dr. Scatena performed the excision. She was very capable, professional and reassuring. I felt I was in very good hands.
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Have been seeing Dr. Scantena for several years, and I'm more than happy with the service, professionalism and all around care. Highly recommended.
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Dr. Scatena found a tiny basal cell carcinoma that required surgery. I truly doubt that any other doctor would have found it. She recommended 2 outstanding surgeons, and the outcome was better than I would have thought since the cancer was on an eyelid...
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The practice does not 'walk the talk' when it comes to office policies. On multiple occasions, I have waited even up to 1 1/2 hr for my appt. The irony is the dr requires a signed agreement w/ a credit card if you cancel last minute or arrive too late for an appt. In a recent appt, I was left...more
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