Dr. Tamara Poling, MD

Dr. Tamara Poling, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Tamara Poling, MD is a dermatologist in Rapid City, SD and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from University Of South Dakota in 1990 and specializes in dermatology.

2820 Mount Rushmore Rd

Rapid City, SD 57701

Contact Information

(605) 342-3280

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Avera
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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Top Care Areas

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

Folliculitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 98% of peers
Hair Loss
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Poling'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Poling "Dr. Poling completed specialty training and joined The Skin Institute at Rapid City Medical Center in 1994."

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

43  Conditions Treated

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7  Procedures

  • Acne Surgery
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Dakota.

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

  • University Of South Dakota
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • University Of South Dakota
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University Of Colorado Health Sciences Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Of Colorado Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Oldenburg University
    Other Education | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Poling has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Poling's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Poling to family and friends
5 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Poling's 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

    Under 10 minutes
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Patient Comments (3)

I love Dr. Poling. I truly believe she takes the time, listens to me, and is concerned about my health and well being.
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I've gone to Dr. Poling for years. She is professional, knowledgeable and very willing to listen to my concerns. She takes the time to get to know you as a patient and an individual. She explains procedures in a thorough manner and answers any questions I have. I highly recommend Dr. Poling.
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Wendi Johnson, we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit to Tamara Poling! Your recommendation means so much to us and we're so happy to have earned it. Thank you again for taking the time to let the world know about your positive experience. Have a great day!

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Friendly, incredibly conscientious and brimming with professional expertise, with the ability to personally remember you and your condition from year to year. What's not to love? Probably the premier dermatologist in this hemisphere, if not the world.
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