Dr. Thomas Pietras, MD

Dr. Thomas Pietras, MD

Dermatology •  Male • Age 40

  
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Dr. Thomas Pietras, MD is a Dermatologist in Cedar Rapids, IA and has over 11 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Pietras has more experience with Cosmetic Dermatology, Dermatologic Oncology, and Dermatologic Care than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of Ia Roy J & L Carver Com medical school in 2009. He is affiliated with University Of Iowa Hospital and Clinics. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Pietras to book an appointment.


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Forefront Dermatology - Cedar Rapids

Dr. Thomas Pietras202 10th St Se Ste 270 Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
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4.9

Based on 172 ratings

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We had 2 great office visits so far with Dr. Pietras. Very knowledgeable and is always willing to explain everything in great detail. I feel like he cares about my daughter and her skin issues. Highly recommend him!!!
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Michelle – Jan 22, 2020
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My experience with Dr Pietras is he shows an exceptional sincerity and interest in the welfare of his patients. He listens to and addresses all my concerns and never makes me feel rushed.
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Michelle S – Jan 18, 2020
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First time I have been to a dermatologist. Dr Pietras explained every thing he was doing, as he was doing it. His exam was very detailed and I left feeling comfortable with his assessment.
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Gaary H Cotton – Dec 20, 2019
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Dr. Pietras is very professional and personable at the same time. Thanks!
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Chad K. – Dec 17, 2019
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Great. Helpful.
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Dec 13, 2019
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Dr. Pietras is very personable, knowledgeable, trustworthyWill and competent. I feel well taken care of when I see him.
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Will Miers – Dec 07, 2019
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Very good experience every appointment. Everyone was very nice and helpful!
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Larry Martin in Cedar Rapids, IA – Nov 15, 2019
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Dr. Pietras and his staff are professional, courteous, and focused during your visit.
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Mrs. Seeliger – Oct 12, 2019
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I was very impressed with Dr. Pietras’ knowledge. He was friendly and answered my questions. He took the time to personally call me after looking at a biopsy that had been done. I highly recommend!
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Jennifer – Sep 16, 2019
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Answered all my questions, and explained things very thoroughly.
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Sep 13, 2019
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very good
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Jay Podzimek in IA – Jun 22, 2019
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Friendly, efficient and clear communication
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Jun 14, 2019
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Dr. Pietras was very personable and informative.
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Solon – Jun 04, 2019
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Dr. Pietras is so kind and caring. He is also so professional in his work. The treatment he has provided in the past couple years with skin cancer and this recent skin burns has been exceptional. I always recommend him to everyone.
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Shawn Spooner in Robins, IA – May 09, 2019
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R D Boardman in CR, IA – Apr 10, 2019
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This is my 3rd appointment with Dr. Pietras. He is very professional and personable. He did an excellent job removing precancerous lesions on my forehead. After about 1.5 weeks everything has healed, feels and looks great. His Nurse was very thorough in explaining things to me. I recommend him and Forefront dermatology to everyone I know.
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Julie H in Cedar Rapids, IA – Mar 24, 2019
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Dr Pietras cares and will do everything to help you with your medical problem.
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Joan kasenberg in North Liberty, IA – Mar 23, 2019
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Dr Pietras was very knowledgeable, giving me a full explanation of a skin condition I had. He gave me written instructions on how to treat it and made sure I understood completely the plan of care and if/when I needed to return to see him or not. Much appreciated.
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Mar 16, 2019
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Dr Pietras took time to explain the problem in detail, including drawing a picture for us. We really appreciated that.
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Marion, IA – Mar 08, 2019
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Practice Areas

Cosmetic Dermatology

Cosmetic dermatologists diagnose and treat condition of the skin that affect appearance, such as age spots, wrinkles, unwanted hair, and acne scars.Compare with other Cosmetic Dermatology specialists.

Typically treats 69% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Excision of Skin Lesion
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pietras performs Excision of Skin Lesion more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Pietras performs this procedure more than 87% of their peers

Acne
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pietras treats Acne more than 81% of their peers

Dr. Pietras treats this condition more than 81% of their peers

Skin Tag Removal
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pietras performs Skin Tag Removal more than 77% of their peers

Dr. Pietras performs this procedure more than 77% of their peers

Dermatologic Oncology

Oncologists diagnose and treat cancers of the skin, including melanoma, basal cell carcinoma, and squamous cell carcinoma.Compare with other Dermatologic Oncology specialists.

Typically treats 62% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Actinic Keratosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pietras treats Actinic Keratosis more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Pietras treats this condition more than 89% of their peers

Excision of Skin Lesion
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pietras performs Excision of Skin Lesion more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Pietras performs this procedure more than 87% of their peers

Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pietras performs Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer more than 74% of their peers

Dr. Pietras performs this procedure more than 74% of their peers

Dermatologic Care

Dermatologists diagnose, treat and screen for conditions affecting the skin, including skin cancer, psoriasis, eczema, acne, rosacea, and hair loss.Compare with other Dermatologic Care specialists.

Typically treats 57% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 18 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Actinic Keratosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pietras treats Actinic Keratosis more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Pietras treats this condition more than 89% of their peers

Excision of Skin Lesion
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pietras performs Excision of Skin Lesion more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Pietras performs this procedure more than 87% of their peers

Skin Infections
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pietras treats Skin Infections more than 81% of their peers

Dr. Pietras treats this condition more than 81% of their peers

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Dr. Pietras' conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Botox® Injection
  • Cancer
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Chickenpox
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Impetigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Keloid Scar
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lipomas
  • Mole
  • Mole Removal
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Pemphigoid
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Shingles
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Telogen Effluvium
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Veins
  • Wart Removal
  • Warts

About Me

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 ac...Read more

Specialties

  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

Education

University Of Iowa Dept. Of Dermatology
Residency Hospital
University Of Iowa Dept. Of Internal Medicine
Internship Hospital
2009
University of Ia Roy J & L Carver Com
Medical School
2009
Coe College
Undergraduate School

Awards

Memberships & Affiliations

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

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University Of Iowa Hospital and Clinics

Iowa City, IA

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average