Dr. Robert Shoss, MD

Dr. Robert Shoss, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 72
(34)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Robert Shoss, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Albany, NY. He is 72 years old and has been practicing for 42 years.

2 Executive Park Dr Ste 7

Albany, NY 12203

Contact Information

(518) 482-8631

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EBS-RMSCO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MVP Health Care
  • PHP-Physicians Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Rosacea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
Benign Tumor
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
39

Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Cancer
  • Dermatitis
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Hair Loss
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Lichen Planus
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pemphigoid
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Psoriasis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Scabies
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • 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 Lesion
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • University Of Texas / Austin Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1967
  • Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Bexar Co Tchg Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Albany Medical Center Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Bexar Co Tchg Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shoss has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shoss' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shoss to family and friends
3.6
based on 34 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (34)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Shoss' Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (6)

Albany, NY |
Very Nice and friendly. Easy to talk too.
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Delmar, NY |
Dr. Shoss is an exceptional physician with extensive knowledge. He also is a very personable and caring person. He has been my dermatologist for over ten years and I give him my highest recommendation. His staff is also very competent and caring.
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Schenectady, NY |
Have been a patient for many years. Treatment was okay, did what I needed at the time. Last few years, practice has really slid. Shoes gives you the bum's rush, acting like he's in a hurry and doesn't have time for you. Misdiagnosed a couple of things and gave me ineffective meds. Maybe time...more
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in albany ny |
They have limited knowledge i think. because i asked why this happened to my skin their answer is they never seen this kind of issue before. Gives 2 Week medication which does not heal the problem. fees are too high compare to their service.
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Thank you Jenny for your comment. At Albany Dermatology the well being of all our patients is our first priority. If you have questions regarding your office visit, we welcome you to contact our office manager...more
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in Selkirk, NY |
Dr Schoss has a very competent staff, assistants and nurses, and front office, like him, very skilled.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Shoss accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EBS-RMSCO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO
  • PHP-Physicians Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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