Dr. Stephen Spates, MD

Dr. Stephen Spates, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 48
(13)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Stephen Spates, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Riverdale, NJ. He is 48 years old and has been practicing for 21 years.

44 Route N Ste 213

Riverdale, NJ 07457

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • AvMed
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • MagnaCare
  • MultiPlan
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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Cancer
very high
more than 97% of peers
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
very high
more than 96% of peers
Skin Cancer
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
10

Conditions Treated

  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Hair Loss
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Psoriasis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Warts
8

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
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion

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

  • College of Saint Thomas
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • Roy J Lucille A Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Presbyterian-St Luke's Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University Of Colorado
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • University Of Colorado
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Spates has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Spates' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Spates to family and friends
4.8
based on 13 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Spates' 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

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Spates accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerihealth
    Direct Value Network POS
    Value Network HMO
    Value Network PPO
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Direct Access
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • MagnaCare
    MagnaCare PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • National Preferred Provider Network
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty

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