Dr. Robert Berger, MD

Dr. Robert Berger, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(14)
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Dr. Robert Berger, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in White Plains, MD. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 30 years.Read his story

4225 Altamont Pl Ste 3

White Plains, MD 20695

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Rosacea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dermatitis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Berger's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Berger "Dr. Robert S. Berger specializes in dermatology. At Charles County Dermatology Associates, Dr. Berger treats men, women, and adolescents in White Plains, Maryland, and the surrounding areas. Dr. Berger obtained his undergraduate degree at Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts. He went on to graduate from New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York. Dr. Berger finished a medical internship at the Washington Hospital Center, Washington. He served valiantly as a United States Air Force Flight Surgeon for four years. After this stint, Dr. Berger finished a dermatology residency at Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center, San Antonio. While a resident, Dr. Berger received national awards for research papers. Dr. Berger was the only active duty USAF dermatologist located along the Eastern seaboard during Operation Desert Storm. He has been honored twice as Outstanding Teaching Attending Physician by residents at John Hopkins (JHU). After Operation Desert Storm, Dr. Berger became a faculty member at Johns Hopkins Department of Dermatology, Baltimore, where he is currently an assistant professor. He's involved with numerous research projects with national companies at John Hopkins University.Board certified by the American Board of Dermatology, Dr. Berger has developed nationwide protocols for the treatment of acne utilizing a vacuum assisted intense pulsed light device. His pioneering efforts in the treatment of acne with light therapy have earned him the most experience in the world with this treatment modality. In addition to expertly treating acne, psoriasis, eczema, and all other skin disorders, Dr. Berger skillfully diagnoses and treats skin cancers. To date, he has diagnosed and or treated more than 25,000 skin cancers. Dr. Berger also treats patients with light therapies for color spots, spider veins, hair removal, wrinkles, acne, tattoo removal, skin tightening, and skin resurfacing."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Berger "At Charles County Dermatology Associates, the staff feels compassion and professionalism are fundamental to superb medical care. Regardless of what type of services patients seek, they're always listened to and treated with respect. The goal of the physicians, physician assistants, and surgeons at this medical facility is to earn the trust and respect of their patients, professional colleagues, and their community."
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Specialties

  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acanthosis Nigricans
  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Boil
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Dry Skin
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Genital Warts
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Keloid Scar
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pemphigoid
  • Pityriasis Rosea
  • 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
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • New York Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Washington Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Wilford Hall Usaf Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Berger has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Berger's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Berger to family and friends
2.6
based on 14 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Berger's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Waldorf, MD |
I have been a patient under Dr Berger’s care for 27 years. I have had skin cancer since that first diagnosis. He has minimized the need for invasive procedures through regular checkups (6 months) and simple cryo treatments. Two Mohs surgeries were required due to my delay in having an exam....more
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in Davidsonville, MD |
I am in my 50s and have adult acne - very embarrassing. I get acne laser treatment at Dr. Berger's office and couldn't be happier. The appointments run on time - if you are late you will miss it - & the treatment works; cysts go away - I have a little bruising for a day. I got my husband to Dr....more
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Waldorf, MD |
Dr. Berger may not illicit trust in patients in the first visit. He may seem distant and aloof, but don't let his lack of bedside manner put you off. His treatment plans are excellent! My son had severe eczema and though it took several visits, his eczema has improved over time following Dr....more
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Waldorf, MD |
dr berger does not listen to patient. does the minimal amount with patient, never tests anything. makes assumptions about condition. his treatment plan has not helped meat all. I finally had had enough so after about 5 visits I quit going to see him.
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Dr. Berger accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    KeyCare PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice Advantage
    Blue Preferred PPO
    CareFirst Maryland POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Berger has admitting privileges

The Johns Hopkins Hospital
1800 Orleans St
Baltimore, MD 21287
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