Dr. Steven Rotter, MD

Dr. Steven Rotter, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
57 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Steven Rotter, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Vienna, VA. He is 57 years old and has been practicing for 32 years. Read his story

Center For Skin Surgery

8301 Old Courthouse Rd

Vienna, VA 22182
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas


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Skin Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Rotter's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Rotter "Dr. Steven Rotter is a Board-Certified in Dermatologist and Fellowship-Trained Mohs Skin Cancer Surgeon. He is thoroughly committed to continuing his education and to obtaining the most advanced laser systems. His training, his genuine caring attitude, and his personal dedication to each patient combine to provide only the best results. Dr. Rotter recently received recognition from his peers by being awarded Top Doctor 2016 by Washingtonian Magazine and Top Doctor 2017 by Northern Virginia Magazine."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Rotter "I want to educate patients about what treatments are available for them and work together to implement the plan that they helped create.




  • Dermatology
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

Conditions Treated

  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Dermatitis
  • Keloid Scar
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Skin Cancer
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma


  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Dermabrasion
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mohs Surgery

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 Maryland
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Maryland
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Sinai Hospital Of Baltimore
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Sinai Hospital Of Baltimore
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University of Pennsylvania
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rotter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rotter's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rotter to family and friends
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Likelihood to Recommend (113)

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  • 1

Dr. Rotter's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (53)

in Annandale, VA |
Right after the surgery I said I will reserve judgement. Had my 6 months check up. Here is my assessment: Dr. Steven Rotter is a talented and compassionate surgeon. My surgery could have left me disfigured, is in a tricky part of the nose, the tip, but his superior surgical skills made my nose...more
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Dr. Rotter is an exceptional physician and I have always been very pleased with his care. His staff is efficient, friendly, and caring and reflects the way he treats me as his patient.
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in Virginia |
Dr. Rotter is conservative excellent physician.I am highly impressed with his breadth of knowledge and willingness to be honest!
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Good dermatologists seem hard to find.. Not so with the Rotters. Friendily, caring, professional, so far competent. Have been happy with my visits.
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in Fairfax, VA |
Dr. Rotter is an excellent Surgeon and has the Greatest personality. He makes your visit very pleasant.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Rotter accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    KeyCare PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice Advantage
    Blue Preferred PPO
    CareFirst Maryland POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Southern Health PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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