Dr. Michelle Gerdes, MD

Dr. Michelle Gerdes, MD

Dermatology  |  
Female  |  
Age 45
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Dr. Michelle Gerdes, MD is a dermatologist in Metairie, LA and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans in 2000 and specializes in dermatology.Read her story

3421 N Causeway Blvd Ste 202

Metairie, LA 70002

Contact Information

(504) 832-6612

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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(504) 832-6612

Dr. Gerdes accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Mutual of Omaha
Peoples Health
Principal Life
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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Dr. Gerdes' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Dermatitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gerdes treats Dermatitis more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Gerdes treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Itchy Skin
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gerdes treats Itchy Skin more than 87% of her peers

Dr. Gerdes treats this condition more than 87% of her peers

Skin Infections
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gerdes treats Skin Infections more than 84% of her peers

Dr. Gerdes treats this condition more than 84% of her peers

Dr. Gerdes' conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne
  • Acne Surgery
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Boil
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Dry Skin
  • Excessive Sweating
  • 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
  • Hair Loss
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Keloid Scar
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lipomas
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Pemphigoid
  • Pityriasis Rosea
  • Plantar Wart
  • Psoriasis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Purpura
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Scabies
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Telogen Effluvium
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

About Me

Biography

NOLA native

Specialties

  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

Education

2005
Lsuhsc-University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2002
Lsu Hsc-No La
Internship Hospital
2000
La State University School Of Med
Residency Hospital
2000
La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans
Medical School
1995
Tulane University Of Louisiana
Undergraduate School
2005
2002
2000
2000
1995

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Dr. Gerdes' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gerdes

4.1

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
78.57142857142857%
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
21.428571428571427%
(3)

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She only gives you a few minutes of her time. She does not have the time or interest to thoroughly look at your skin condition.
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Great doctor. She is professional and also very pleasant. Would definitely recommend!
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Dr. Gerdes is very professional and an expert in diagnosis of skin problems. She is easy to talk to and to give a patient the time needed to ask questions'
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I have visited Dr. Gerdes on several occasions. At each visit I was seen quickly. Dr. Gerdes was great! She was friendly, efficient, and obviously knows dermatology. I would absolutely recommend her to family and friends.
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Children's Hospital

New Orleans, LA