Dr. Shelley Hoover, MD

Dr. Shelley Hoover, MD

Dermatology  |  
Female  |  
Age 62
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Shelley Hoover, MD is a dermatologist in Henrico, VA and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in dermatology.

7813 Shrader Rd

Henrico, VA 23294

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas


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

Itchy Skin
very high
more than 97% of peers
very high
more than 97% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hoover "We are dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of Medical, Surgical and Cosmetic Dermatology. Our goal, to treat every patient the way we would wish our family treated."


  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

Conditions Treated


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  • 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
  • Diagnostic Evaluation
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facial Peel
  • Hair Removal
  • Hylaform Injection
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing
  • Mole Removal
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Resurfacing
  • Skin Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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 Colorado At Denver
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College of Virginia School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College of Virginia School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • PhD University of Colorado, Boulder
    Other Education | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hoover has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hoover's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hoover to family and friends
based on 29 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

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Dr. Hoover's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in Richmond, VA
Dr. Hoover is personable, knowledgeable, and compassionate. Her staff is great, from the front desk to the nursing area. What more could you want !!!? She will always be my dermatologist.
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in Chesterfield VA
She is very personable and very thorough in explaining everything so I can understand. Her nurse is very friendly and puts you at ease. I been a patient of Dr. Hoovers for many years and have always been very pleased.
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in Richmond, VA
She is the best, if she can't fix you, no one can. She is delightful, and caring. She is genuine and down to earth.
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in Mechanicsville, VA
All the staff we encountered at Dr. Hoover's office were wonderful to my husband and myself. He hates going to a doctor of any type, but when he left their office, he thanked each staff member for their kindness and making him feel so at ease. He has seen several doctors for his problem, but...more
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I began seeing Dr. Hoover in 2010 for yearly full body skin cancer checks. I am always taken to a room within 10 to 15 minutes of my appointment time. I see Dr. Hoover within 10 or so minutes. Dr. Hoover has always made me feel comfortable with each examination which is quite thorough, right down...more
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