Dr. Thomas Pietras, MD

Dr. Thomas Pietras, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
37 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Thomas Pietras, MD is a dermatologist in Cedar Rapids, IA and has been practicing for 5 years. He specializes in dermatology.Read his story

Forefront Dermatology - Cedar Rapids

202 10th St SE # 270

Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas

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

very high
more than 95% of peers
Seborrheic Dermatitis
very high
more than 89% of peers
Actinic Keratosis
very high
more than 86% of peers

Dr. Pietras'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. Pietras' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Pietras "Dr. Pietras is a Board-Certified Dermatologist specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the skin, hair and nails. His professional areas of interest include skin cancer detection and treatment, and treatments of acne, rosacea, eczema and atopic dermatitis, psoriasis, vitiligo, warts, molluscum, skin allergies and rashes."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pietras "Forefront Dermatology is committed to providing the most innovative, leading-edge and appropriate medical dermatology solutions for healthy and beautiful skin. Whether you're suffering from an unexplained chronic skin condition, are embarrassed by acne or want a thorough skin cancer screening, we help detect problems before they become critical, physically or emotionally, and treat all diseases involving the skin, hair and nails. Our patients come to us with medical problems they can see and feel. We respect their unique reactions to these conditions, and we understand the effect they have on their lives. We address each patient with empathy, and we design personalized treatment recommendations that respect the whole person, inside and out."


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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

28  Conditions Treated

11  Procedures

  • 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
  • Mole Removal
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Wart Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Iowa.

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.


  • Coe College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2009
  • University Of Ia Roy J & L Carver Com
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • University Of Iowa Dept. Of Internal Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • University Of Iowa Dept. Of Dermatology
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pietras has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Dermatology, Fellow
  • American Medical Association, Member
  • Iowa Dermatologic Society, Member
  • Linn Country Medical Society, Member

Dr. Pietras' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pietras to family and friends
120 total reviews (79 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (120)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Pietras' 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 (79)

Felt very comfortable in meeting with Dr. Pietras for the first time. He was welcoming, professional and reassuring of my skin care treatment. I will recommend him highly to family and friends. He apologized several times for keeping me waiting...
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I am very pleased with my treatment with Dr. Pierre’s. He is a great doctor.
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Very good explanation of what is going on. Made sure all questions were answered. Not rushed even though the office was obviously busy
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I have found his analysis and review and treatment of my skin conditions to be very effective and “spot on” (pun intended). His recommendation on care of skin conditions that are crucial to good health are very insightful and appropriate.
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Professional and friendly. He took the time to thoroughly investigate and include me in the process.
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