Dr. Sarah Basak, MD

Dr. Sarah Basak, MD

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Dermatology  ·  
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Dr. Sarah Basak, MD is a dermatologist in Webster Groves, MO. She specializes in dermatology and mohs micrographic surgery.Read her story

Forefront Dermatology - Webster Groves

8567 Watson Rd Ste A

Webster Groves, MO 63119
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

Learn about Dr. Basak

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Top Care Areas

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

Ringworm
very high
more than 92% of peers
Skin Infections
high
more than 87% of peers
Warts
normal
more than 80% of peers

Dr. Basak'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. Basak's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Basak "Dr. Alison Basak is a Board-Certified Dermatologist and a Fellowship-Trained Mohs Surgeon. She has completed an intensive training program in skin cancer surgery and advanced facial reconstruction. Dr. Basak's professional areas of interest are skin cancer detection and treatment and Mohs skin cancer surgery. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Basak "I enjoy getting to sit down and talking with my patients. I’m constantly reminding myself that while it’s very routine for me because I’ve done these things many times, it’s not routine for my patients."

2  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

32  Conditions Treated

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18  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Biopsy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Mole Removal
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Wart Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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

  • Washington University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Washington University
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Penn State Hershey Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Missouri
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Washington University
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Basak has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Dermatology, Member
  • American Medical Association, Member
  • Womens Dermatologic Society, Member

Dr. Basak's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Basak to family and friends
25 total reviews (18 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (26)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Basak's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (18)

Patient care was their primary concern, felt very comfortable with everyone
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I appreciate that Dr. Basak takes time to explain every aspect of the procedure she is performing. She has a kind, caring personality and I felt completely confident in her ability. I received excellent care both from Dr. Basak and her staff.
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Dr. Basak and her staff were very caring and professional when they removed skin cancers from my face. They asked numerous times if I felt and discomfort during the procedure. I would highly recommend Dr. Basak and her staff for your dermatological needs.
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Hello Thank you for the 5 star rating. I appreciate it very much.

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I have a history of sin cancer, and as a result, visit a dermatologist every six months to be examined from head to toe. I visited Dr. Basak for the first time earlier this week. I found Dr. Basak to be very friendly, caring, and, most importantly, very thorough during the examination. I have no...more
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Hello Thank you for the recommendation and positive feedback. I appreciate it very much.

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Excellent surgeon; very little pain with her surgery; would not consider any other dermatology surgeon. for future work.
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Hello Your wonderful feedback and rating mean a lot to me. Thank you.

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