Dr. Richard Detlefs, MD

Dr. Richard Detlefs, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 67
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Richard Detlefs, MD is a dermatologist in Marietta, GA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard in 1977 and specializes in dermatology and pediatrics.

1519 Johnson Ferry Rd Ste 100

Marietta, GA 30062

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Hives
very high
more than 97% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 96% of peers
Actinic Keratosis
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Pediatrics
2

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
49

Conditions Treated

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7

Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Yale New Haven Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Letterman Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Yale New Haven Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Detlefs has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Detlefs' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Detlefs to family and friends
3.0
based on 2 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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

Dr. Detlefs' Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

The best specialist,always kind and professional . My family love Dr. Detlefs. He is great with children and adults.
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