Dr. Richard Sherman, MD

Dr. Richard Sherman, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Richard Sherman, MD is a dermatologist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in dermatology.

2633 Napoleon Ave Ste 815

New Orleans, LA 70115

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Skin Infections
very high
more than 95% of peers
Actinic Keratosis
very high
more than 89% of peers
Warts
high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Sherman'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.

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

24  Conditions Treated

10  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Dermatology Procedure
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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

  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Med Center La New Orleans Tulane
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Tulane University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sherman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sherman's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sherman to family and friends
8 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Sherman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Sherman has been my dermatologist for at least 15 years. I have had four basal cell carcinoma cancers on my skin he has removed at different times without noticeable scars, as well as dermafillers to improve some acne scarring. I have been very well pleased with his work. Not only is he...more
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I found Dr. Sherman via a highly recommended referral. He knows his stuff! Not only does he have time, but if you call, he will call you back promptly. I have never felt rushed, and he always has the time to answer my laundry list of questions. I have been to numerous dermatologist and he is up...more
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Worst experience ever with a doctor! I advised him what I was there for, showed him, & he NEVER EVEN SAT DOWN. He was in there with me all of about two minutes -- seriously! I'm laid back & not real talkative, but I did try to ask a couple of q's to learn what was causing my problem. He cut me off,...more
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