Dr. Michael Huether, MD

Dr. Michael Huether, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Michael Huether, MD is a dermatologist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia in 1993 and specializes in dermatology, dermatologic oncology, and more.Read his story

5980 N La Cholla Blvd

Tucson, AZ 85741

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

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Top Care Areas

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Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
very high
more than 99% of peers
Basal Cell Carcinoma
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Huether's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Huether "Dr. Michael J. Huether, a native of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, received his undergraduate degree from the University of South Dakota where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. He received his medical doctorate from the University of Iowa College of Medicine where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the medical honor society. Dr. Huether completed an Internship at Mayo Clinic Scottsdale, then completed his Dermatology training at Yale-New Haven Hospital where he served as chief resident. He then completed a fellowship in Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology at the University of Pennsylvania Medical Center at Shadyside, under Dr. John A. Zitelli. Dr. Huether has authored several publications and has lectured at national dermatology meetings. He is Board certified in Dermatology and is a Fellow in both the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery. He is a Fellow of the American College of Mohs Surgery and is a Member of the American Medical Association, the Arizona Medical Association, and the Pima County Medical Society. Dr. Huether has been in private practice in Tucson, Arizona since 1998. He and his wife, Amy, have six children. Dr. Huether's practice is limited to the surgical treatment of skin cancer, including Mohs micrographic surgery."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Huether "Practice Mission

"To provide outstanding service to our patients by offering state-of-the-art skin surgery in a respectful setting."

Practice Philosophy

"To treat our patients as we would want to be treated in a doctor's office and to individualize each person's treatment to their respective needs."

Practice Values

"The best interest of the patient is the only interest to be considered." - William H. Mayo, M.D."

5  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Dermatologic Oncology
  • Dermatologic Surgery
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery
  • Procedural Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

11  Conditions Treated

8  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

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 South Dakota
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Mayo Clinic
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • U Pitt
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Huether has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Huether's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Huether to family and friends
56 total reviews (29 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (56)

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Dr. Huether'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 (29)

The Medical treatment of my MOHS surgery after only 4 days seems to be working as expected. However, the overall time spent waiting between the segments of the procedures was longer than I've had at another MOHS procedure of a more serious nature and seemed unnecessary. Six and 1/2 hours from...more
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Dr. Huether and his staff are professional and competent in every way. They genuinely care about the physical and emotional well being of their patients.
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As always, Dr. Huether's office is very well run and the entire staff is helpful and explains everything, both before and after the procedure, .clearly. The follow up call is always appreciated!
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Dr. Huether is excellent! He has great customer service, listens, answers questions, and guides patients to follow long term goals. It is not always you find a specialist that will take whatever time is needed to ensure you completely understand the impact of the issue at hand and the long term...more
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Excellent physician explains things well. Office staff is pleasant and well organized. Very professional
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