Dr. Timothy Abrahamson, MD

Dr. Timothy Abrahamson, MD

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Age 46
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Dr. Timothy Abrahamson, MD is a dermatologist in Urbandale, IA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Roy J Lucille A Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa in 1997 and specializes in dermatology.Read his story

2424 128th St

Urbandale, IA 50323

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • 16 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Ringworm
very high
more than 98% of peers
Lipomas
very high
more than 97% of peers
Fungal Nail Infection
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Abrahamson'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. Abrahamson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Abrahamson "Dr. Abrahamson is a board certified dermatologist and lifelong Iowan. All diagnostic and surgical plans are made by the dermatologist."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Abrahamson "Patients are the reason we exist !!!l We strive to serve their needs medically, surgically, and cosmetically.  Greater Des Moines Dermatology feels that if your going to a specialist that you should actually see a specialist.    We do not employee physician extenders or nurse practitioners that see patients on their own.   It is not fair to patients to represent physician extenders or nurse practitioners as specialists.....Your primary care physician has extensively more academic training and rigor.  A Board Certified Dermatologist has spent 4 years in residency academic training with 3 years specifically focused on cutaneous disease and therapy.."

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

66  Conditions Treated

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32  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Allergy Testing
  • Biopsy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Carbon Dioxide Laser Skin Resurfacing Treatment
  • Collagen Injection
  • Cryosurgery
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excision
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Hair Removal
  • Hylaform Injection
  • Laser Surgery
  • Mole Removal
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Resurfacing
  • Skin Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Wound Care and Management

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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.

Education

  • Wartburg College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Roy J Lucille A Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • MacNeal Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University of Iowa Dermatology Medical and Surgical Dermatology
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • University Of Iowa Dermatology Program
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Top Doc Award by physician peers in the Greater Des Moines Region, 2009
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Abrahamson's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Abrahamson to family and friends
32 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

  • 5
    (24)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Abrahamson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Excellent experience! We got in very quickly for something that needed to be taken care of right away for my teenage son. Dr. Abrahamson was very friendly and professional and made my son feel at ease. I would definitely recommend Dr. Abrahamson!
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Today was my first visit with Dr. Abrahamson, and definitely not my last. (I had some spots I was a little worried about, since my family has a history of skin cancer,) He was very professional, knowledgeable, and gave me more than enough time to ask questions. He was very thorough with his...more
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Cured my acne when no other dermatologist did! I spent years suffering until him!!!!!
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I think he's a wonderful doctor I've been going to him over 8 years now he always seems to know exactly who I am. not just another patient coming through the door he always has time to listen to my concerns and answered my questions. Exceptional doctor and his concern for his patients.
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Dr. Abrahamson talks with you as a patient - not at you. He is very perceptive and gives excellent advice.
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