Dr. Richard Ecker, MD

Dr. Richard Ecker, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
Dr. Richard Ecker, MD is a dermatologist in McMinnville, OR and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Mi State Univ Coll Human Med in 1974 and specializes in dermatology, mohs micrographic surgery, and more.Read his story

706 NE Evans St

McMinnville, OR 97128

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Dermatitis Due to Drugs
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 98% of peers
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Dr. Ecker's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ecker "Dr. Richard Ecker, a board certified dermatologist servingMcMinnville, OR and Newberg, OR, provides medical and surgical dermatology care, as well as cosmetic skin treatments, to patients throughout the Yamhill Valley and along the Oregon Coast. He has over 30 years of experience as a dermatologist and specializes in the treatment of skin cancer (MOHS surgery) and non-invasive skin rejuvenation/enhancement techniques. Please contact our practice to learn about what Dr. Ecker and his staff can do for you.Dr. Ecker began his education by earning a degree in biology from the University of Michigan and followed this with MD degree at Michigan State University College of Human Medicine. After 2 years of training in internal medicine at the MSU Affiliated Southwest Michigan Medical Center in Kalamazoo, he completed a 3 year dermatology fellowship at the Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Medicine in Rochester, Minnesota. This was followed by a post-residency preceptorship with Dr. Fred Mohs in Madison, Wisconsin. After beginning his dermatology practice in McMinnville, he received a Masters Degree of Business Administration from Portland State University. He is a Past-President of the Oregon Dermatology Society and former Vice President of the Oregon Medical Association. He has done extensive medical missionary service in Central America and Africa."
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3  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

39  Conditions Treated

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13  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Botox® Injection
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Laser Hair Removal
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Oregon.

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.


  • Mi State Univ Coll Human Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Sw Mich Hlth Ed Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Mayo Clinic-Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Sw Mich Hlth Ed Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ecker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ecker's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ecker to family and friends
32 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

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  • 1

Dr. Ecker's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Ecker is very knowledgably, he has treated me and my family for years. He's done so many procedures with an outstanding outcome I will definitely recommend him to my friends and family
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Awesome Dr. I've been looking for a dermatologist that knows what theyre talking about. Problem solved on the first visit!
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Dr. Ecker was extremely knowledgeable and friendly. I was a little worried at first but felt welcome and satisfied once I left. I will continue using Dr. Ecker as my dermatologist. PLUS they carry my favorite products!
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We have been to see Dr. Ecker one time so far, with another appointment scheduled in a month. The building was very clean. The staff were very nice and the wait time was normal. He asked for questions and did not seem rushed, while still wanting to be efficient with everyone's time. We were happy...more
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