Dr. Ronald Shore, MD

Dr. Ronald Shore, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
Dr. Ronald Shore, MD is a dermatologist in Rockville, MD and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from University Of Saskatchewan College Of Medicine in 1970 and specializes in dermatology.Read his story

4701 Randolph Rd Ste 207

Rockville, MD 20852

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Skin Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Shore's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shore "We are proud to offer the longest running skin cancer screening program in the world with no fatalities. Dr. Ronald N. Shore is a top-ranked dermatologist in Rockville and Silver Spring, Maryland, providing both medical dermatology and cosmetic dermatology services for patients of all ages. At Ronald N. Shore Dermatology, Dr. Shore provides the most innovative dermatology and cosmetic treatments using a patient-centered, customized approach. He uses state-of-the-art technology and offers a comprehensive array of cosmetic treatment options, including SculpSure® , BOTOX®, laser hair removal, laser tattoo removal, and microdermabrasion. Dr. Shore also provides customized, effective treatments for acute and chronic skin conditions and diseases like eczema, psoriasis, melanoma and other skin cancers and precancers. After receiving his medical degree with Great Distinction from the University of Saskatchewan, Dr. Shore completed an internship and fellowship at Johns Hopkins Hospital, followed by a residency in dermatology at the University of Pennsylvania. In addition to caring for patients at Ronald N. Shore Dermatology, Dr. Shore has participated in the dermatology teaching program at Johns Hopkins, and has been a frequent lecturer and presenter at national and international medical conferences. He has also led courses at American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meetings. Dr. Shore is a recognized authority in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of skin cancer and is a co-founder of the Paula Shore / Sari Fox Foundation, a nonprofit dedicated to educating the public on new technologies for the treatment and cure of cancer. Ronald N. Shore Dermatology has been providing skin cancer screening services for 25 years, and has the distinction of having the longest-running skin cancer screening program to achieve 100% survival. Dr. Shore enjoys caring for and educating new patients, and the practice accepts most major forms of medical insurance."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shore "www.drshoredermatology.com"

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

44  Conditions Treated

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7  Procedures

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

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.


  • University Of Saskatchewan College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shore's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shore to family and friends
11 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Shore's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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