Dr. Suraj Venna, MD

Dr. Suraj Venna, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
43 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Suraj Venna, MD is a dermatologist in Fairfax, VA and has been practicing for 12 years. He specializes in dermatology and oncology.Read his story

Inova Melanoma and Skin Cancer Center

8505 Arlington Blvd Ste 140

Fairfax, VA 22031
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Cancer
more than 76% of peers
more than 76% of peers

Dr. Venna'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. Venna's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Venna "A specialty care physician board certified in dermatology with Inova Melanoma and Skin Cancer."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Venna "Multidisciplinary care"

2  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

93  Conditions Treated


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20  Procedures

  • 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
  • Hair Removal
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Mole Removal
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Wart 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.


  • Boston University School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • Boston University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Georgetown Univ
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Boston Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Boston Univ Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University Of California San Francisco
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Venna has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Venna's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Venna to family and friends
18 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Venna's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Love Dr. Venna, he is absolutely phenomenal! We followed him from Washington Hospital Center and I could not be more pleased. He's very thourough and competent, sweet and reassuring! There is never a long wait to be seen. He explains EVERYTHING so well. My Gma has skin cancer all over her arms, ...more
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I followed Dr. Venna from another practice and cannot put into words how much I respect him. I travel 2 hours for my appointments. He is kind, professional and thorough. I have experienced all 3 types of skin cancer and know that Dr. Venna will always take care of whatever comes next.
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Dr. Venna and Dr. Jang are both wonderful physicians who take melanoma as seriously as their patients. They are both very kind, gentle, patient, and compassionate individuals whose knowledge is on the very cutting edge of research. Melanoma isn't a disease with which people can dink around. The...more
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