Dr. Miriam Bettencourt, MD

Dr. Miriam Bettencourt, MD

Dermatology  |  
Female  |  
Age 53
(101)
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Dr. Miriam Bettencourt, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Henderson, NV. She is 53 years old and has been practicing for 19 years.

1701 N Green Valley Pkwy # B

Henderson, NV 89074

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Dermatitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Benign Tumor
very high
more than 99% of peers
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bettencourt "Our mantra is we listen and we care. We provide excellence in dermatological care."
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Specialties

  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Adverse Drug Reactions
  • Age Spots
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Cancer
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Connective Tissue Disorders
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Dry Skin
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Genital Herpes
  • Genital Warts
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperthrophic Scar
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Keloid Scar
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lichen Sclerosis Et Atrophicus
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Pemphigoid
  • Psoriasis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Ringworm of the Beard
  • Rosacea
  • Scabies
  • Scleritis
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Diseases
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Laxity
  • Skin Lesion
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Telogen Effluvium
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts
  • Wrinkles

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Biopsy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excision
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facial Peel
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Mole Removal
  • Radiesse® Injections
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Surgery
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Wart Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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

  • Universidade Federal De Sao Paulo
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Duke University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Duke University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Duke University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • leadership forum american academy of dermatology, 2007
Media & Publications

Dr. Bettencourt has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bettencourt's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bettencourt to family and friends
3.4
based on 101 total reviews (47 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (101)

  • 5
    (53)
  • 4
    (8)
  • 3
    (3)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (35)

Dr. Bettencourt's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (47)

in Henderson NV |
My husband and I have been patients of Dr. Bettencourt for many years. We are both fair skinned. She is very thorough and quick examining us. She identifies all problems before they escalate. Dr. Bettencourt is dedicated to her patients and we feel safe in her hands.
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Fullerton |
I was seen on 11/30/2016, in the offices of Miriam Bettencourt., but was NOT seen by the doctor, then told ( by her NP/PA) there was nothing they could do for me.I was given a quick mole check, for which they billed my insurance $249. The NP/PA said she spotted a keratosis or some other...more
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in Henderson |
Dr. Bettencourt is extremely hurried and spent very little time with me, and although she asks, "do you have any questions?", she constantly cut me off before I could ask the question. In two incidences like that actually, said, "wait a minute, I'm writing something!" Then she pointed at my wife,...more
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Henderson, NV |
Not only was I very pleased with Dr. Bettencourt and her staff, I made an appointment for my son before I even left, and sent my husband all the information he needed to make his own appointment. I would definitely see her again and am confident in her treatment.
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Las Vegas, NV |
Dr. Bettencourt is knowledgeable and sensitive to your privacy. She has been taking care of my family's skincare needs for a few months and we have all seen improvement. Her staff is professional and polite. She does her best not to make us wait too long and she always listens to all of us. I...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Bettencourt accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nevada POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nevada PPO
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Federal Employee Program
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health and Life Insurance Co
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
  • Health Plan of Nevada
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Triwest
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare PPO
    Sierra Health
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Bettencourt has admitting privileges

St. Rose Dominican, Rose de Lima Campus
102 E Lake Mead Pkwy
Henderson, NV 89015
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St. Rose Dominican, Siena Campus
3001 Saint Rose Pkwy
Henderson, NV 89052
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