Dr. Porcia Love, MD

Dr. Porcia Love, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 39
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Dr. Porcia Love, MD is a dermatologist in Montgomery, AL and has been practicing for 13 years. She graduated from Duke Univ Sch Of Med in 2005 and specializes in dermatology.Read her story

2060 Berryhill Rd

Montgomery, AL 36117

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hair Loss
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Love's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Love "Dr. Porcia Bradford Love is a Board Certified Dermatologist and the founder of River Region Dermatology and Laser. She is as also a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Alabama School of Medicine, where she enjoys precepting and mentoring resident physicians and medical students. A native of Montgomery, Dr. Love graduated Class Salutatorian from the LAMP Program at Sidney Lanier High School, where she has since been inducted into the LAMP Hall of Fame. She attended the University of Alabama, where she graduated magna cum laude with a degree in Biology. During her undergraduate years, she was the recipient of both the Bloom and Sullivan Premier Awards, which are given to the top junior and senior, respectively, at the University of Alabama. She was also recognized as the University of Alabama's National Alumni Association Student of the Year. Dr. Love received her medical degree from Duke University School of Medicine, where she was named the Student National Medical Association Member of the Year. She completed an Internship in General Surgery at Vanderbilt Medical Center and her Dermatology residency at Duke University Hospital, where she held the honor of serving as Chief Resident. Dr. Love also completed a clinical research fellowship at the National Institutes of Health, where her research focused on skin cancer in young women and minority populations. She received the National Medical Fellowships David Rogers Memorial Prize and the National Cancer Institute Fellowship Achievement Award for her research. Dr. Love's specialty interests include acne, cosmetic dermatology, melasma, laser surgery, skin cancer prevention and treatment, and skin of color. She has authored a number of peer-reviewed journal articles in dermatology and is the coeditor of the Springer textbook for Dermatologists, Clinical Cases in Skin of Color. She is a frequent contributor in the Montgomery Advertiser and WSFA on various skin topics. Dr. Love is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery, the Skin of Color Society, and the Women's Dermatologic Society. She also serves on the University of Alabama's Community Affairs Board of Advisors, the Leadership Advisory Board of the American Cancer Society, Leadership Montgomery, and Medical Outreach Ministries. Dr. Love is married to J C Love, III, an Attorney with Rushton, Stakely Law Firm in Montgomery. They welcomed their first daughter, Caroline, in August 2015."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Love "We provide the most comprehensive treatments for your skin condition."

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Love does not have any board certifications listed.

35  Conditions Treated

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7  Procedures

  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • University Of Alabama
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Duke Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Love's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Love to family and friends
16 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Love's 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 (4)

Dr.Love was the first dermatologist we had that took her time to review my child’s skin. She was professional ,knowledgeable,and caring! I felt like she went above and beyond to find a solution and because of her I’m so thankful! Highly recommend!
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I did not get the best first impression during my appointment she gave me a regimen, but never explained why I experiencing the adult acne. I ended up with allergic reaction to an antibiotic she gave me, from there everything with communicating was horrible. I left messages about my situation and...more
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This lady didn't put forth any effort to help me.When I explained the problem she didn't bother to examine or take a close look. She seemed totally disinterested and told me they didn't treat that. She didn't do anything at all to try to find out what was causing this. I had done some research and...more
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She is hands-on and takes the time to get to know you personally. I didn't feel like just another patient; I felt cared about.
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