Dr. Tor Shwayder, MD

Dr. Tor Shwayder, MD

Pediatric Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
64 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Tor Shwayder, MD is a pediatric dermatology doctor who practices in Troy, MI. He is 64 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.

Henry Ford Medical Group

2825 Livernois Rd

Troy, MI 48083
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas


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HIV Screening
more than 37% of peers
Skin Infections
more than 12% of peers

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  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

Conditions Treated

  • Anemia
  • Ataxia
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Bedsores
  • Blood Disorders
  • Boil
  • Cellulitis
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dry Skin
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hair Loss
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Intertrigo
  • Jock Itch
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Ulcer


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  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Liver Function Test
  • Paracentesis
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

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 Michigan Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Strong Meml Hospital University Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • LRAM (Licentiate Royal Academy of Music, London England)
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shwayder has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shwayder's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shwayder to family and friends
based on 18 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Shwayder's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

New Baltimore, MI |
Dr. Shwayder has seen my daughter since birth. He is an amazing ped dermatologist. Sometimes you may have to wait but he is totally worth it!
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in East Lansing, MI |
I have taken my daughter to Dr. Shwayder for over 12 years. I have driven over 1.5 hours from north of Lansing to go and see him. He is a great doctor and very good with his patients. However my daughter turned 18 about 5 months ago and due to lots of stress her psoriasis have flared up. When I...more
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in West Bloomfield, MI |
Even thought his wait time might be long, my sons have been seeing him since birth. He truly is the BEST DERMATOLOGIST for PEDS! WELL WORTH THE wait ANYTIME!
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in Warren, MI |
Waited over a month for an appointment only to find out a week before my appointment that he had a meeting and had to cancel. Then come to find out I have to wait ANOTHER WHOLE MONTH before my son can be seen. Needless to say I cancelled the appointment and will be finding a new dr. Very...more
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in Bloomfield Hills, MI |
I waited with my toddler in the lobby for over an hour and were forced to leave. My husband had to leave work to pick up my other son from preschool. This was the biggest waste of time. Who allows children to wait this long? Other disgruntled patients with small children and newborns were leaving...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Shwayder accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HAP Insurance
    Preferred PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Priority Health
    Priority PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Shwayder has admitting privileges

Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital
6777 W Maple Rd
West Bloomfield, MI 48322
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Henry Ford Hospital
2799 W Grand Blvd
Detroit, MI 48202
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