Dr. Michael Wiederkehr, MD

Dr. Michael Wiederkehr, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 44
Dr. Michael Wiederkehr, MD is a dermatologist in Paramus, NJ and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in dermatology, pediatric dermatology, and more.

1 W Ridgewood Ave Ste 103

Paramus, NJ 07652

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Benign Tumor
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
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. Wiederkehr "Dr. Michael Wiederkehr earned his medical degree from The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, after graduating from Yeshiva University Summa Cum Laude. Following medical school, Dr. Wiederkehr completed his internship at Johns Hopkins/Sinai. He completed his dermatology residency at the UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School and was later promoted to Chief Resident of dermatology at the New Jersey Medical School before moving on to work in private practice in New Jersey. Dr. Wiederkehr is a board-certified dermatologist and a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. He is on staff at Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, NJ.Dr. Wiederkehr has received several awards including top doctor in New Jersey Monthly magazine and Jewish Standard readers' choice award. He has published articles in textbooks and medical research journals. In addition to being passionate about dermatology, Dr. Wiederkehr enjoys spending time with his family and volunteering in many communal organizations."


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5  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Dermatologic Oncology
  • Dermatologic Surgery
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery
  • Pediatric Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

46  Conditions Treated


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16  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
  • Facial Peel
  • Hair Removal
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Mole Evaluation
  • Mole Removal
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Screenings
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Wart Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.


  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wiederkehr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wiederkehr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wiederkehr to family and friends
29 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

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Dr. Wiederkehr'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 (9)

Terrible front desk staff. I called weeks ago for an appt. I said I was a new patient and gave my insurance info. Then a few days before my scheduled appt I was asked to fill out an extensive medical profile online. Toom at least 15 min. The day of my appt I leave work early and pay for a...more
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An Intelligent doctor. Very comfortable to be around. Makes patient feel at home. He definitely honors his profession.
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I had a great experience seeing Dr. Wiederkehr at his practice. He took his time with me to answer all my questions and i felt i had a very through exam. I would highly recommend.
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Dr. Wiederkehr is always caring and gentle, giving me plenty of time for any queations I may have. Staff is very friendly and helpful!
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Easy! All my questions were answered and the doctor has a great bedside manner.
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