Dr. Michael Bayer, MD

Dr. Michael Bayer, MD

DermatologyMaleAge 64

Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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(218) 206-8571

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Dr. Michael Bayer, MD is a Dermatologist in Duluth, MN and has over 39 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Bayer has more experience with Mohs Surgery, Dermatologic Oncology, and Cosmetic Dermatology than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of Wisconsin School of Medicine medical school in 1982. He is affiliated with Essentia Health St. Mary's Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Bayer to book an appointment.


Locations

Essentia Health-Duluth Clinic 3rd Street Building

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(218) 206-8571
Essentia Health-Duluth Clinic 3rd Street Building400 E 3rd St Fl 1 Duluth, MN 55805
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Bayer

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Bayer treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Bayer treats other conditions, please contact the office at (218) 786-3434.

Mohs Surgery

Mohs surgery is a procedure that treats some types of skin cancer by removing a precise amount of tissue in order to remove cancer cells while sparing as much healthy tissue as possible.Compare with other Mohs Surgery specialists.

Dr. Bayer typically treats 87% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Mohs Surgery
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dermatologic Oncology

Oncologists diagnose and treat cancers of the skin, including melanoma, basal cell carcinoma, and squamous cell carcinoma.Compare with other Dermatologic Oncology specialists.

Dr. Bayer typically treats 91% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 10 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Skin Cancer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Cosmetic Dermatology

Cosmetic dermatologists diagnose and treat condition of the skin that affect appearance, such as age spots, wrinkles, unwanted hair, and acne scars.Compare with other Cosmetic Dermatology specialists.

Dr. Bayer typically treats 90% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Excision of Skin Lesion
Acne
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Skin Discoloration
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dermatologic Care

Dermatologists diagnose, treat and screen for conditions affecting the skin, including skin cancer, psoriasis, eczema, acne, rosacea, and hair loss.Compare with other Dermatologic Care specialists.

Dr. Bayer typically treats 82% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 31 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Skin Infections
Ringworm
Athlete's Foot
Herpes Simplex Infection
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dr. Bayer's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acanthosis Nigricans
  • Acne
  • Acne Surgery
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Boil
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Canker Sore
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Dry Skin
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Cosmetics
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Detergents
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Metals
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Genital Warts
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Keloid Scar
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Pemphigoid
  • Plantar Wart
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Psoriasis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Scabies
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Sunburn
  • Telogen Effluvium
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

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Dr. Bayer accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
Blue Cross Accord
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a physician, I have the privilege of caring for patients and their families and sharing in Essentia Health's mission of making a healthy difference in people's lives.

Specialties

  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

Education

1986
Mayo Clinic-Rochester
Residency Hospital
1983
Marshfield Clin
Internship Hospital
1982
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Michael Bayer, MD?

Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (218) 206-8571, and for other questions, call (218) 786-3434.

Does Dr. Michael Bayer, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Bayer has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Michael Bayer, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Michael Bayer, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Bayer's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Michael Bayer, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Michael Bayer, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Bayer frequently treats Mohs Surgery, Dermatologic Oncology, and Cosmetic Dermatology. See all practice areas where Dr. Bayer specializes.

Where is Dr. Michael Bayer, MD's office located?

Dr. Bayer's office is located at 400 E 3rd St Fl 1, Duluth, MN 55805. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Essentia Health St. Mary's Medical Center

Duluth, MN

66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average