Dr. Tor Shwayder, MD

Dr. Tor Shwayder, MD

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Pediatric Dermatology  ·  
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65 y/o
(19)

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Dr. Tor Shwayder, MD is a pediatric dermatology specialist in Troy, MI and has been practicing for 31 years. He specializes in pediatric dermatology and dermatology.

Henry Ford Medical Group

2825 Livernois Rd

Troy, MI 48083
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Insurance Accepted

  • 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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Dr. Shwayder's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shwayder treats Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema) more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Shwayder treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Skin Infections
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shwayder treats Skin Infections more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Shwayder treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Acne
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shwayder treats Acne more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Shwayder treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Shwayder's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acne
Acne Surgery
Actinic Keratosis
Allergic Reaction
Athlete's Foot
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Autoimmune Diseases
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Bedsores
Benign Tumor
Birthmark
Boil
Breast Diseases
Burn Injuries
Cancer
Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
Cellulitis
Chickenpox
Cold Sore
Dermatitis
Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
Dry Skin
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Cosmetics
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Detergents
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Metals
Erythema Multiforme
Excessive Sweating
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
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
Genital Warts
Granuloma of Skin
Hair Loss
Herpes Simplex Infection
Hidradenitis
Hives
Impetigo
Intertrigo
Itchy Skin
Jock Itch
Keloid Scar
Leg and Foot Ulcers
Lichen Planus
Lipomas
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Paracentesis
Parapsoriasis
Pemphigoid
Pityriasis Rosea
Plantar Wart
Psoriasis
Rash
Ringworm
Rosacea
Scabies
Seborrheic Dermatitis
Seborrheic Keratosis
Shaving of Skin Lesion
Skin Cancer
Skin Discoloration
Skin Infections
Third-Degree Burns
Ulcer
Varicose Veins
Warts

About Me

Biography

Dr. Tor Shwayder, MD is a pediatric dermatology specialist in Troy, MI and has been practicing for 31 years. He specializes in pediatric dermatology and dermatology.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

Education

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

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Dr. Shwayder's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shwayder

2.8

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
42.10526315789474%
(8)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(1)
2 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(1)
1 Star
47.36842105263158%
(9)

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  • 16 – 30 minutes
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High hopes that were dashed. Dr. Shwayder is the most rude, unprofessional person I have ever encountered. He spent most of our new patient visit verbally abusing me (in front of child) about medical choices we made totally unrelated to dermatology and even referred to my husband as "doubly...Read More
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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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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...Read More
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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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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...Read More
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Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
HAP Insurance
Preferred PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO

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