Dr. Stephen Couture, MD

Dr. Stephen Couture, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
Dr. Stephen Couture, MD is a dermatologist in Roanoke, VA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Medical University of South Carolina in 1988 and specializes in dermatology and internal medicine.

5304 Indian Grave Rd

Roanoke, VA 24018

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
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Top Care Areas

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Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Couture'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Couture "I try to provide the highest quality healthcare effectively and compassionately. Each patient is unique and their skin issues are also unique. Therefore, the focus of my practice is to individualize each patient's care with leading skin care technology. I want to empower each patient to make good skin care decisions and to offer education to prevent many common skin diseases. I want to help you look and feel your best with routine skin checks, mole evaluation and treatment for skin lesions if necessary. My goal is to meet all of your skin care needs."

2  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

63  Conditions Treated


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18  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Cryosurgery
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Hair Removal
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Laser Age Spot Removal
  • Mole Removal
  • Paracentesis
  • Photorejuvenation
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

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.


  • Furman University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • Medical University of South Carolina
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Lankenau Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Lankenau Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Couture has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Couture's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Couture to family and friends
41 total reviews (21 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (41)

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  • 1

Dr. Couture'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 (21)

This office is professional and down home friendly from front to back. Dr Couture is the master of Botox placement and very trustworthy and ethical. I drive over an hour just to see him!
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Dr Couture is one of the best dermatologist in this region. He is thorough with this examinations and excellent in spotting and treating problem skin areas and also identifying possible trouble spots in the making. My wife and I highly recommend him to patients who are seeking a good dermatologist.
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Dr. Couture has been my primary care physician since my first heart attack in 2000. Dr. Couture, his office, and staff are very professional and friendly. When needing an unscheduled appointment, the staff make every attempt to "get you in" as quickly as possible. I have been very satisfied with...more
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I have had annual skin check-ups with other dermatologists so knew what to expect; however, Dr. Couture acted as if I was taking up too much of his time & my entire checkup was probably 10 minutes for a 1st time visit. This was not a thorough exam and left me wondering if it was because I am a...more
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I really like Dr. Couture because he is caring, freindly and doesn't rush me. He takes care of my problems and does an excellent job. I really wish he was my PCP.
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