Dr. Margaret Terhune, MD

Dr. Margaret Terhune, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Margaret Terhune, MD is a dermatologist in Richmond, VA and has been practicing for 23 years. She graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1989 and specializes in dermatology.

9816 Mayland Dr

Richmond, VA 23233

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 98% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 98% of peers
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
very high
more than 96% 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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8  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 Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Ohio State University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Terhune has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Terhune's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

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  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Terhune'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)

Dr. Terhune always does an excellent job! She is sensitive to my needs and takes the time to care for her patients. I feel comfortable discussing any issue with her. My skin has improved dramatically since I have been going to her. I appreciate her knowledge and her pleasant demeanor.
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This doctor seems to be very comfortable in prescribing high doses of accutane and then continuing to do so even when the patient states they started having suicidal thoughts after 2 months of taking it. No regard for anyone in a mental health crisis & is comfortable in sending the patient out the...more
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Saw Dr. Terhune yesterday and as always she was efficient, engaging and answered all questions and spoke to all concerns. I didn't feel rushed, she spent the right amount of time. Regarding the staff, from signing in to leaving they were extremely nice. I would always recommend her, she is...more
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I am not sure who would ever give this Dr. a less than perfect score! She is great, funny, professional, speedy, kind, and explained everything in depth. The only thing I can tell future patients, is that she is NOT your standard slow talking, dull doctors. So if you are looking for terrible for a...more
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I have had two Basal Cells in which Dr. Terhune diagnosed right away and verified with biopsy plus later a dermatitis problem to deal with. Dr. Terhune is very knowledgeable, helpful and communicates well with her patients in the proper treatment. The staff has always been very friendly and...more
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