Dr. Lycia Scott-Thornburg, MD

Dr. Lycia Scott-Thornburg, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 47
Dr. Lycia Scott-Thornburg, MD is a dermatologist in Rapid City, SD and has been practicing for 9 years. She graduated from Medical College Of Wisconsin in 1999 and specializes in dermatology.

2820 Mount Rushmore Rd

Rapid City, SD 57701

Contact Information

(605) 342-3280

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Avera
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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Top Care Areas

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Cold Sore
very high
more than 99% of peers
Herpes Simplex Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Scott-Thornburg "Dr. Scott-Thornburg specializes in general and pediatric dermatology, surgical dermatology, laser surgery and fillers as well as a focus on early detection of skin cancers."

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

55  Conditions Treated


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21  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Wyoming
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • St Joseph Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • University Of Iowa Hopsitals and Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • University Of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
    Other Education | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Scott-Thornburg's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Scott-Thornburg to family and friends
21 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

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Dr. Scott-Thornburg'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
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Patient Comments (10)

Dr Scott-Thornburg is excellent! She has helped me with several skin issues and I never feel rushed and all my questions are always answered. Excellent nurses and an efficiently run office.
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Dr. Scott-Thornburg and her staff are always pleasant, professional, and thorough. Sometimes there is a wait time before seeing the Dr. when I have an appointment, because Dr. Scott-Thornburg has patients from a wide area, and she treats them immediately after examining them, instead of making...more
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Hello there, thank you for sharing your positive experience! The wait times are something that we continue to work on here at the Medical Center, and are pleased to hear that you understand what a thorough job our Doctors do . Thank you so much again for your feedback! We hope you have a great day!

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Very pleased with Dr. Thornburg - I feel she provides excellent care, takes time to address all areas of my skin care, and works to help me be proactive in preventing future issues. She is very personable and I would definitely recommend her to others.
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Dr. Thornburg came highly recommended, and I was very impressed by her and her staff. She is friendly and straightforward, she explained everything clearly, and I feel good about the care I received.
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