Dr. Susan Otero, MD

Dr. Susan Otero, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 66
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Dr. Susan Otero, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 33 years. She graduated from G Washington Univ Sch Med & Hlth Sci in 1980 and specializes in plastic surgery.

106 Irving St NW Ste 420

Washington, DC 20010

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Reduction
very high
more than 94% of peers
Wound Repair
very high
more than 93% of peers
Skin Grafts
normal
more than 82% of peers

Dr. Otero'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.

1  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

12  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Cancer

14  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Liposuction
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Excision for Hidradenitis
  • Skin Grafts
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for District of Columbia.

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

  • G Washington Univ Sch Med & Hlth Sci
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • George Washington University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • George Washington University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Nassau University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Nassau University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Otero has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Otero's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Otero to family and friends
9 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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

Dr. Otero's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

HORRIBLE!!!! Dr. Otero led me to believe that my ins. co. would pay with no problem. What was supposed to be a 3 to 4 week process took 5 months only to hear FROM THE INSURANCE PROVIDER AND NOT DR. OTERO'S OFFICE that they weren't going to pay for my surgery. They lost my paperwork, Margie, the...more
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My daughter saw Dr. Susan Otero on 2/15/2017. At that time a predetermination was to be done to our insurance company. I decided to wait 30 days before I contacted our health insurance. After the 30 days I contacted our health insurance, and as I expected, no predetermination had been sent. My...more
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Dr. Otero is an excellent physician. She has remarkable bedside manner. She is very patient and kind!!! I would DEFINITELY recommend her to my family and friends!!!
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