Dr. Michelle Gerdes, MD

Dr. Michelle Gerdes, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 43
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Dr. Michelle Gerdes, MD is a dermatologist in Metairie, LA and has been practicing for 18 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

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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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Gerdes performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Skin Infections
very high
more than 94% of peers
Acne
very high
more than 93% of peers
Dermatitis
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Gerdes's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Gerdes' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Gerdes "NOLA native"

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

55  Conditions Treated

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12  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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.

Education

  • Tulane University of Louisiana
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • LSU HSC-NO LA
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • La State University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • LSUHSC-University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gerdes has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gerdes' Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gerdes to family and friends
13 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Gerdes' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

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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