Dr. Susan Weinkle, MD

Dr. Susan Weinkle, MD

Dermatology  |  
Female  |  
Age 65
Dr. Susan Weinkle, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Bradenton, FL. She is 65 years old and has been practicing for 36 years.Read her story

5601 21st Ave W Ste B

Bradenton, FL 34209

Contact Information

(941) 794-5432

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Leg and Foot Ulcers
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more than 99% of peers
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more than 99% of peers
Itchy Skin
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Weinkle's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Weinkle "DEDICATED TO EXCEPTIONAL SKIN CARE. A skilled surgeon and cosmetic dermatologist dedicated to excellence, Susan H. Weinkle, M.D., has provided advanced skin-care services since 1984. Along with nurse practitioner Lin Hall, Dr. Weinkle offers a range of skin-care services from skin cancer surgery to facial rejuvenation. As chief resident at Stanford University, Dr. Weinkle had the opportunity to train with Dr. Fredric Mohs, Pioneer of the state-of-the-art skin cancer therapy that bears his name. With 27 years of expierence Dr. Weinkle is a member of the College of Mohs surgeons. Recently Dr. Weinkle has witnessed the explosive demand for cosmetics procedures. "Cosmetics dermatology is an important aspects of my practice," Dr Weinkle says. She provides facial rejuvenation with Botox and filling agents, leg vein therapy and many other beneficial treatments. Dr. Susan Weinkle also lectures nationally and internationally, has published numerous book chapters and articles and serves as the editor of two journals. With a passion for teaching, she serves as assistant clinical professor of dermatology at the University of South Florida . Dr. Weinkle remains on the cutting edge of skin care by working with leading pharmaceutical companies including Bioform, Allergan, Galderma, Procter and Gamble, Ortho-Neutrogena and Dermik. She was recently elected to the board of directors of the American Society of Dermatology and the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery. Dr Weinkle has been voted one of the "Best Doctors in America" for seven consecutive years. Having also served on the board of directors of American Cancer Society and the Florida West Coast Symphony, Dr. Weinkle is committed to community support. She and ophthalmologist husband Dana J. Weinkle, MD., have two children: Justin, a graduate of Princeton University and is currently working on Wall street, and Allison, who is following her mothers footsteps and is finishing her residency at University of South Florida."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Weinkle "If you build a great experience, patients will tell each other about it. Word of mouth is very powerful!"


  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Keloid Scar
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Psoriasis
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Scabies
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Diseases
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Lesion
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Ulcer
  • Visual Migraine
  • Warts


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  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Belotero® Injection
  • Botox® Injection
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Hylaform Injection
  • Juvéderm® Injection
  • Juvéderm® Ultra Plus XC Injection
  • Juvéderm® Voluma® Injection
  • Kybella Treatment for Submental Fat
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Radiesse® Injections
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Sculptra™ Injection
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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 Florida
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1975
  • University of Florida
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Santa Clara Valley Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Stanford University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Stanford
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Doctor of the Year Award, 2004
  • American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Presdient's Award, 2007 & '0
  • Sarasota Top Doctors Award, 2006-09
  • Clinical Educator of the Year, 2009
  • Helping Women Thrive in 2005 Women of Excellence 2005 Award, 2005
  • Women's Dermatological Society President's Award, 2003
  • American Biographical Institue Woman of the Year Award, 2005
  • Women's Dermatological Society President's Award, 2008
  • Continuing Medical Education Award, 2002
Media & Publications

Dr. Weinkle has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Weinkle's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Weinkle to family and friends
based on 27 total reviews (14 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

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  • 3
  • 2
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Dr. Weinkle's Performance

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Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

in Bradenton, FL |
The worst bedside manner ever. She and nurse kept up a conversation the entire time of my surgery, discussing what dresses they were going to wear to a party. Mohs surgery left the worst scar on my face that a cosmetic surgeon had to repair.
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This is a warm and welcoming professional office. Dr. Weinkle is one of, if not the most generous and caring doctors I've been to see. Her knowledge, experience, compassion, bubbly personality, positive attitude and generous spirit keeps me coming back. One does not feel rushed, but important...more
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in Sarasota, FL |
Dr. Weinkle combines compassion with knowledge. She listens well, and adjusted my medication. She is warm as well as competent. I feel fortunate to have her as my dermatologist.
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in Sarasota, FL |
I have been a patient of Dr. Weinkle's for ten years because she is by the far the best dermatologist in the Sarasota/Bradenton area. She truly cares about each individual patient and is willing to give of her time in answering any questions you may have as a patient. I also admire and respect Dr....more
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Sarasota Fl |
Dr. Weinkle, Lyn, & the entire staff is so wonderful. They treated me so kindly. Answered all my questions. Dr. Weinkle is so knowledgeable. The best office experience.
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Blake Medical Center
2020 59th St W
Bradenton, FL 34209
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