Dr. Robert Gurney, MD

Dr. Robert Gurney, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 69
(35)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Robert Gurney, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Reston, VA. He is 69 years old and has been practicing for 40 years.

11315 Sunset Hills Rd

Reston, VA 20190

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Dermatitis Due to Drugs
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cold Sore
very high
more than 99% of peers
Herpes Simplex Infection
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
28

Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hives
  • Itchy Skin
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Psoriasis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Warts
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Procedures

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

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Akron Genl Hospital Oh
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Northwestern
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gurney has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gurney's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gurney to family and friends
2.4
based on 35 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (20)

Dr. Gurney's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
FAIR
Staff friendliness
FAIR
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Alexandria |
I was patient of Dr Gurney's for many years. He retired and sent out letter saying he was retiring and sold his medical practice to another Doctor. Dr. Gurney said we could request our medical records---which I did. I called medical office again and requested copy of my medical records and they...more
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in Great Falls, VA |
Dr. Gurney is fast and efficient. I've seen him for years and the office is run smoothly to get things moving. I have never had to wait more than 10 minutes upon my arrival. His ability to diagnose dermatological conditions is unrivaled, and he knows the pluses and minuses of the meds he...more
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Reston, VA |
Dr. Gurney is quick to order procedures when they are medically unnecessary. He does not provide thorough explanations, and puts people at risk in his rush to meet the next patient. His front office is uneducated and unprofessional. I would not recommend seeing him under any circumstances, unless...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Gurney accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • 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
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Gurney has admitting privileges

Reston Hospital Center
1850 Town Center Pkwy
Reston, VA 20190
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