Dr. Ryan Ahern, MD

Dr. Ryan Ahern, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
42 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Ryan Ahern, MD is a dermatologist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 11 years. He specializes in dermatology and mohs micrographic surgery.Read his story

U.S. Dermatology Partners Medical District

1213 Hermann Dr Ste 650

Houston, TX 77004
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Skin Cancer
more than 84% of peers
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
more than 83% of peers
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
more than 66% of peers

Dr. Ahern'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.

Dr. Ahern's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ahern "Ryan W. Ahern, MD, earned his Medical Doctorate and his Masters of Public Health from Tulane University School of Public Health in New Orleans. He was named to the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society before completing an internship in general surgery and a year of training in ear, nose and throat surgery at the University of Florida. His dermatology residency was completed at Tulane University and his procedural dermatology fellowship at Cooper University Hospital in New Jersey. While at Cooper, his focus of training was cutaneous oncology, reconstruction and cosmetic procedures."

2  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

7  Conditions Treated

7  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • Tulane Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Shands Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Shands Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Tulane University Hospital and Clinic
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Cooper Hospital University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ahern has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ahern's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ahern to family and friends
11 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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Dr. Ahern's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Surgery is always scary, but this office is full of kind, informative and patient people who make you feel comfortable and welcome. Dr. Ahern showed patience and concern for me. I asked questions and he answered completely, using terms I could relate to. His clean technique is appreciated, even...more
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Dr. Ahren and nurses are excellent. Did not know what to expect with MOHS surgery. The doctor explained everything without rushing. Talked to me throughout procedure explaining steps. After surgery was well trained on what to expect on recovery. Highly recommend Dr. Ahren.
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I am in the medical profession and Dr. Ahern has one of the best bed-side manners I have ever seen. I have seen him a few times over the years and he truly cares for his patients and their health. I highly recommend him, not to mention his skill level is tremendous.
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I was in office July 24, 2018 for a Mohs procedure. Dr. Ahearn shared an excellent rapport with me. He explained procedure clearly, answered questions , shared excellent technique in putting me at ease before and during procedure. He did not appear to be rushed. He was very easy to talk with. ...more
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Dr. Ahern is a wonderful doctor! After a very scary experience, he was very knowledgeable and caring doctor. Dr. Ahern explained my procedure and I felt very informed! His staff and front office are wonderful! They are all very helpful and accommodating! I highly recommend Dr. Ahern!
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