Dr. Walter Giblin, MD

Dr. Walter Giblin, MD

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Dr. Walter Giblin, MD is a dermatologist in Rockville, MD and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in dermatology.

15225 Shady Grove Rd Ste 303

Rockville, MD 20850

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Giblin's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Itchy Skin
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Giblin treats Itchy Skin more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Giblin treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Skin Infections
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Dr. Giblin treats Skin Infections more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Giblin treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Benign Tumor
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Giblin treats Benign Tumor more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Giblin treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Giblin's conditions and procedures:

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Boil
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Canker Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Dry Skin
  • Excessive Sweating
  • 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
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Keloid Scar
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Plantar Wart
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Ulcer
  • Warts

About Me

Biography

Dr. Walter Giblin, MD is a dermatologist in Rockville, MD and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in dermatology.

Specialties

  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

Education

1989
Walter Reed Army Med Center
Residency Hospital
1985
Letterman Army Med Center
Internship Hospital
1984
Georgetown University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1989
1985
1984

Awards

Dr. Giblin's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Giblin

4.3

Based on 36 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
13.88888888888889%
(5)

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The Staff at Anne Arundel Dermatology was very flexible when I was late for an appointment and got me right in see Dr. Giblin. They were polite and treated me like a person (too rare today). Dr. Giblin took the time to explain everything and answer all my questions. Not only does he seem very knowledgeable and professina, he is quite personable and has a great sense of humor. I appreciate the referral from a friend of mine and will do the same.
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Dr. Giblin is very thorough and takes time to go over any questions you might have. He is informative and explains the options or what steps are necessary to address your issue. Because of his diligence, he found I had melanoma and after results confirmed it had not spread to the lymph-nodes, preformed the minor surgery to remove the cancerous area. I am thankful for his expertise and trust him to do what's best.
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Dr. Giblin is one of the best Doctors I have ever had. He is very friendly, knowledgeable, competent, and professional. He explained in details the surgical procedure and necessary precautions for my recent lipomas removal. After the procedure, he made a follow-up call after office hours in the evening, which made me feel especially special. Having a caring Doctor is a wonderful thing in life. BTW, his assistant Britney is very good too.
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Dr. Giblin has been treating me and my husband for many years. He is both personable and professional. He is very thorough and patient, and spends as much time with his patients as they need. He listens to questions and provides understandable answers and makes sure you're comfortable before leaving his office and advises that you may call any time if you have additional concerns or questions. After a minor surgery, he followed up that evening with a telephone call. I would highly recommend
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He was very rude and rushed our appointments. He promised results multiple times for my acne but nothing ever worked. He was also very passive aggressive and would make it very uncomfortable when I asked questions. This includes constant condescending remarks. I do not recommend him at all. It made the entire experience very unpleasant and I dreaded my appointments because of his aggressive behavior.
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His bedside manner is wonderful. He knows what he is doing and does not recommend unnecessary procedures
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I saw the PA first, who was a very lovely person. I could hear her explaining my issues with Dr. Gilbin outside the exam room door. I don't see where this was a savings of anyone's time, except she the one holding the tablet. I was very pleased with Dr. Giblin,. I did not feel rushed and Dr. Giblin was very informative. I was pleased with the outcome of the procedure and prescription.. However, I was not comfortable with the female PA being in the room during some portions of the exam.
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Dr. Giblin he is very nice and friendly, I explain in detail the situation and all treatment for my head and chest I had prior to see him including a few times I had Antibiotics for ten days period. Then he put me on antibiotics for 45 days and after 30 days I get back to his office and I said I can't tolerate anymore and he said do not take it anymore and he said this is a common problem which a lot of people have and we can't cure, I just want to say thank you Dr. Giblin for your advice.
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