Dr. Richard Walters, MD

Dr. Richard Walters, MD

Dermatology  ·  
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Age 70
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Dr. Richard Walters, MD is a dermatologist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Washington University St Louis in 1973 and specializes in dermatology.

3915 Watson Rd

Saint Louis, MO 63109

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
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Top Care Areas

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

Dermatitis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Skin Infections
high
more than 85% of peers
Actinic Keratosis
high
more than 79% of peers

Dr. Walters'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Walters "Forefront Dermatology is committed to providing the most innovative, leading-edge and appropriate medical dermatology solutions for healthy and beautiful skin. Whether you're suffering from an unexplained chronic skin condition, are embarrassed by acne or want a thorough skin cancer screening, we help detect problems before they become critical, physically or emotionally, and treat all diseases involving the skin, hair and nails. Our patients come to us with medical problems they can see and feel. We respect their unique reactions to these conditions, and we understand the effect they have on their lives. We address each patient with empathy, and we design personalized treatment recommendations that respect the whole person, inside and out."
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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

28  Conditions Treated

3  Procedures

  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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

  • Washington University St Louis
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Waterbury Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Walters has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Walters' Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Walters to family and friends
6 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Walters' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr Walters is a very friendly nice man and a good doctor. Made me feel very much at ease, detailed diagnosis in detail in easy to understand language & drawings. Both visits resulted in removal of a benign keratosis with liquid nitrogen. He explained how to take care of the areas in the 3 weeks it...more
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I would highly recommend Dr. Walters. He's intelligent, patient and cares about his clients.
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There was very little if any wait time to see Dr. Walters. He was always attentive, and courteous. His staff was very friendly and accommodating. He always answered and cured my problems.
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