Dr. Ruth Adams, MD

Dermatology ·  Female · Age 58

Dr. Adams

Carson Dermatology

1505 Medical Pkwy Carson City, NV 89703

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(775) 883-7811


Dr. Ruth Adams, MD is a dermatologist in Carson City, NV and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from Ohio State U, College Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in dermatology.


At a glance

  • Explains conditions well . Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Trustworthy . Patients said this doctor is trustworthy. See reviews
  • Friendly staff . Patients said the staff was friendly. See reviews

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Dr. Adams accepts the following insurance:

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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Nevada
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Adams' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Dermatitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Adams treats Dermatitis more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Adams treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Skin Infections
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Adams treats Skin Infections more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Adams treats this condition more than 96% of her peers

Fungal Nail Infection
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Adams treats Fungal Nail Infection more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Adams treats this condition more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Adams' conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne
  • Acne Surgery
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Boil
  • Breast Diseases
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Dermatitis
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Dry Skin
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Keloid Scar
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Pemphigoid
  • Pemphigus
  • Plantar Wart
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Sunburn
  • Telogen Effluvium
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

Dr. Adams' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Adams

4.3

Based on 4 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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What People Say About Dr. Ruth Adams, MD
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I've been seeing Dr Ruth Adams for twenty years. She's been amazing in every way. Her stitches (I have basal cells excised) are small, tight and barely show afterwards.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Ruth Adams, MD is a dermatologist in Carson City, NV and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from Ohio State U, College Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in dermatology.

Specialties

  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

Education

1994
Wilford Hall Mc
Residency Hospital
1988
Tulane University Hospital and Clinics
Internship Hospital
1987
Ohio State U, College Of Medicine
Medical School
1994
1988
1987

Awards