Dr. Sal Laforgia, MD

Dr. Sal Laforgia, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. Sal Laforgia, MD is a dermatologist in Toms River, NJ and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Temple University in 1994 and specializes in dermatology and pediatric dermatology.

780 Route 37 W Ste 235

Toms River, NJ 08755

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Medicare

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Top Care Areas

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

Dermatitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Seborrheic Dermatitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Impetigo
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Laforgia'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
  • Pediatric Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

46  Conditions Treated

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11  Procedures

  • 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
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Laser Surgery
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Photodynamic Therapy (PDT)
  • Skin Biopsy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Temple University
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Jersey Shore Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Thos Jefferson University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Laforgia has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Laforgia's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Laforgia to family and friends
16 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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

Dr. Laforgia's 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

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Because of a VERY painful cyst on my finger that developed over the weekend I tried to get to see Dr.Laforgia. His office (and later he personally backed this action) refused to give me an appt in less than 2 weeks unless they had a cancellation. They did have a cancellation 30 hours later and he...more
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He is great. So is his PA.
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