Dr. Richard Chesser, MD

Dr. Richard Chesser, MD

Dermatology  ·  
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Age 63
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Dr. Richard Chesser, MD is a dermatologist in Aiken, SC and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Medical University Of South Carolina in 1981 and specializes in dermatology, aerospace medicine, and more.

118 Park Ave SE Ste 100

Aiken, SC 29801

Contact Information

(803) 641-0049

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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

Dermatitis
very high
more than 95% of peers
Actinic Keratosis
very high
more than 92% of peers
Excision of Skin Lesion
very high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Chesser'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.

3  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Aerospace Medicine
  • Preventive Aerospace Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Aerospace Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Preventive Medicine*
  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

39  Conditions Treated

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10  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
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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

  • Medical University Of South Carolina
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Fitzsimons Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Madigan Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Usaf School Aerospace Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chesser has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chesser's Reviews

2.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chesser to family and friends
7 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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

Dr. Chesser's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Saw his PA-C today. Excellent! Understood my condition and proper treatment, very knowledgeable and friendly. Virtually no wait times and entire staff was extremely polite and professional
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I have been a patient of Dr. Chesser for approximately six years and during that time I have found him to be extremely knowledgeable friendly.
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I came to Chesser with facial problems. I have a very sensitive face that gets intensely red and I thought he'd know of a solution, but the products he gave me weren't even for my face. He gave me Fluconazole for vaginal yeast infection(I'm a guy) and he gave me a hand cream for dry skin. He...more
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