Dr. Richard Ferrara Jr, MD

Dr. Richard Ferrara Jr, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 57
(9)
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Dr. Richard Ferrara Jr, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Grosse Pointe Woods, MI. He is 57 years old and has been practicing for 27 years.

20045 Mack Ave

Grosse Pointe Woods, MI 48236

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 12 More

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Boil
very high
more than 98% of peers
Hives
very high
more than 98% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Specialties

  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
57

Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Boil
  • Cancer
  • Canker Sore
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Dry Skin
  • Erythema Multiforme
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Genital Herpes
  • Genital Warts
  • Hair Loss
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Keloid Scar
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Parapsoriasis
  • Pemphigoid
  • Pemphigus
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Scabies
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Telogen Effluvium
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

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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
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

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

  • Wayne State Univ Som
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Cleveland Clinic Fndn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ferrara Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ferrara Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ferrara Jr to family and friends
3.2
based on 9 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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

Dr. Ferrara Jr'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)

in Saint Clair Shores, MI |
I visited for the first time on 6/20 after seeing a dermatologist at another facility and having a very bad experience. Dr. Ferrara was wonderful! The office is very nice, the staff were all very friendly, and the doctor had a great bedside manner. He explained exactly what was going on with skin...more
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Taylor, MI |
Front desk staff dismissive unless you know them.
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Taylor, MI |
Nice PA and assistant. If you want more than fillers or Botox not the place to visit.i suspected precancerous/basal cell. PA did biopsy confirmed diagnosis PA did follow up. Never heard from doc found my own Mohs doc to "treat" and now having them do regular ck ups. Front office staff to busy...more
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in Harrison Township, MI |
I had a cyst removed from my scalp and was in and out in 30 minutes. At most places they don't even call my name while sitting in the waiting room in that time. I don't normally write reviews but I was quite impressed.
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This provider offers the following appointment availability:
Same Day
Dr. Ferrara Jr accepts 21 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
    Blue Care Network PCP Focus Network
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance
    Preferred PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Planned Administration Inc
  • Priority Health
    Priority PPO
  • Thrivent Financial
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Ferrara Jr has admitting privileges

Beaumont Hospital - Grosse Pointe Campus
468 Cadieux Rd
Grosse Pointe, MI 48230
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Saint John Hospital and Medical Center
22101 Moross Rd
Detroit, MI 48236
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