Dr. Robert Purvis, MD

Dr. Robert Purvis, MD

Dermatology  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. Robert Purvis, MD is a dermatologist in Myrtle Beach, SC and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Temple University in 1987 and specializes in dermatology and internal medicine.

3001 Newcastle Loop

Myrtle Beach, SC 29588

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
  • Humana
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • National Elevator
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Ringworm
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
Actinic Keratosis
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Purvis'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.

2  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

47  Conditions Treated

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10  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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

  • Muhlenberg College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • Temple University
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Allentown Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Tex Tech U Sch Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Univ Of Texas Medical Branch Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Purvis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Purvis' Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Purvis to family and friends
9 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
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  • 4
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Dr. Purvis' 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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Listens explains everything doesn’t lecture about in sun gives advice how to do it better
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I have been treated by other dermatologists for a terribly itchy excema condition for over three years, but it just kept getting worse. It had gotten so bad that I would scratch in my dreams and wake up with bloody sheets. Luckily, Dr. Purvis had a cancellation so I tried him. He made small...more
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A Caring Doctor who is very conscientious ! Add another star of EXCELLENCE!
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