Dr. Robert Griego, MD

Dermatology •  Male • Age 56
  
Dr. Griego
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Skin Cancer Specialists

2250 W Southern Ave Ste 102 Mesa, AZ 85202

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Dr. Robert Griego, MD is a Dermatologist in Mesa, AZ. Dr. Griego has more experience with Mohs Surgery and Dermatologic Oncology than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with Banner Desert Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Griego to book an appointment.


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4.7

Based on 39 ratings

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Dr Griego was fine but MOHS surgery is torture. I had a basal cell on the right side of my nose and it took 4 cuttings to get it and each time the needles in my nose to numb the cutting were HORRIBLE! Now I have a second basal cell on my nose. I asked the staff if Dr. Griego could be swayed to take one big swipe and get it in the first cutting. I'm old, I don't care if there is a scar. She said no. I'm going to try radiation this time. 95% vs 98% clear rate. That will have to do.
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iacnld – Apr 14, 2020
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Dr. Griego and his staff are of the highest caliber. I had a procedure done and was in and out in about 1 hour. Dr. Griego himself called me that evening to make sure I was doing OK. All my questions and concerns were answered and wound care was fully explained. Highly recommended.
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R. Marlin, Mesa, AZ – Mar 22, 2020
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Dr. Griego has performed Mohs surgery twice for me on my face, the upper right side of my nose. The first time I had Basil cell cancer and the second time it was squamous cell cancer, which was much deeper. He did a beautiful job of putting the wound back together and it is almost invisible after just six weeks. Dr. Griego is a perfectionist in his work and cares about his patients. His staff is friendly and also concerned about your comfort during the process.
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  • Listened & answered questions
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  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Nancy J. Rockwell in SanTan Valley Arizona – Apr 06, 2018
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Don't want to return due to Cancer however the facility and staff are 5 stars!!
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Pat in Mesa, AZ – Dec 15, 2017
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I was very concerned when I found out I had skin cancer. From the moment I entered the office I was so impressed with the professional office staff, technicians, RN's and Dr. Griego. Dr. Griego thoroughly explained the MOHS procedure and the step by step process. The staff had small radios and they would informed the next staff member I was on the way for service. This is a very well organized office. Thank you so much.
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Diana Koshewer in Tempe – Nov 29, 2017
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I had a rather size-able cancerous skin tumor removed from my hip last week. Dr Griego and the staff of the Skin Cancer Specialists center made my day long stay very pleasant under the circumstance. The nurses were very friendly and made me feel right at home. They are simply the best. Bob Strege
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Robert Strege in Tempe, AZ – Jul 03, 2017
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Dr. Griego and his staff of qualified and caring representatives fulfill the expectations of being a "Top Shelf" organization, dispensing comforting and professional leadership in the specialty field of skin cancer research and surgery. If you are looking for the best, look no further, they are! Extremely pleased and without reserve, Highly Recommend!!
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Richard Mickle in Globe, AZ – Apr 26, 2017
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Dr. Griego performed MOHS Surgery for a large melanoma on the left side of my face. The removal of the cancer and the reconstructive surgery was very extensive. Without exception, Dr. Griego and his staff provided me with the feeling that I was their most important patient. During the two day procedures, the staff continually provided updates to my wife throughout the days. Without a doubt i would strongly recommend Dr. Griego. My wife and I want to thank Dr. Griego and his staff.
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Keith Ward in Prescott Valley, AZ – Apr 26, 2017
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Dr. Griego and staff are incredible! He is not only an expert in what he does, but also a very compassionate person-- ditto for his staff. From the moment I walked into his office to the completion of my treatment, I received top quality care. I'm so grateful! Thank you, Dr. Griego and staff, for what you do and who you are! I highly recommend Dr. Griego to all diagnosed with skin cancer.
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Cathy W. in Mesa, AZ – Sep 05, 2016
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Front office is warm and welcoming when you walk in. I was greeting immediately by the front desk and got checked in. Shortly after I was taken back by the sweetest medical assistant whom was extremely welcoming. Once vitals were taken I was then seen by Griego who took the time to talk and take care of me. Overall very satisfied and will contuine to return to his office .
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Mesa, AZ – Jun 24, 2016
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Excellent Dr and staff.I felt at ease the whole time. Will be back for my other surgeries.
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Mesa, AZ – Jun 22, 2016
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Very positive, friendly and proficient staff. Dr. Griego is personable and focused on delivering excellent service. The entire organization seems to run very effectively.
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Greg in Chandler, AZ – Apr 03, 2016
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The Dr. was very short with responses and somewhat rude. He seemed to be in a very big hurry. I felt very rushes.
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Angie T. in Peoria, AZ – Mar 22, 2016
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Dr. Robert Griego, MD is a Dermatologist in Mesa, AZ. Dr. Griego has more experience with Mohs Surgery and Dermatologic Oncology than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with Banner Desert Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Griego to book an appointment.

Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

University Med Center
Residency Hospital
1996
Mohs Micrographic Surgery-Zitelli Pittsburgh, Pa
Fellowship Hospital

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(480) 835-5532

Dr. Griego accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna Savings Plus of AZ
Choice Plus POS II
Whole Health Banner Health Network HMO
Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union WC
American Enterprise Group
American Republic
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Humana
MedHealthInsurance
Medica
Medico
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POMCO Group
Principal Life
Tricare
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Navigate HMO
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Options PPO
United Healthcare

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Practice Areas

Mohs Surgery

Mohs surgery is a procedure that treats some types of skin cancer by removing a precise amount of tissue in order to remove cancer cells while sparing as much healthy tissue as possible.Compare with other Mohs Surgery specialists.

Typically treats 70% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Griego performs Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Griego performs this procedure more than 100% of their peers

Mohs Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Griego performs Mohs Surgery more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Griego performs this procedure more than 99% of their peers

Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Griego performs Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion more than 11% of their peers

Dr. Griego performs this procedure more than 11% of their peers

Dermatologic Oncology

Oncologists diagnose and treat cancers of the skin, including melanoma, basal cell carcinoma, and squamous cell carcinoma.Compare with other Dermatologic Oncology specialists.

Typically treats 83% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 8 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Griego performs Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Griego performs this procedure more than 100% of their peers

Skin Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Griego treats Skin Cancer more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Griego treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Basal Cell Carcinoma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Griego treats Basal Cell Carcinoma more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Griego treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

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Dr. Griego's conditions and procedures:

  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Folliculitis
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Melanoma
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Grafts
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Wound Repair

Locations

Skin Cancer Specialists

Skin Cancer Specialists2250 W Southern Ave Ste 102 Mesa, AZ 85202
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Banner Desert Medical Center

Mesa, AZ

65% Patient experience rating, 4% lower than the national average