Dr. Whitney Tope, MD

Dr. Whitney Tope, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. Whitney Tope, MD is a dermatologist in Edina, MN and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Duke University in 1988 and specializes in dermatology.

6545 France Ave S Ste 564

Edina, MN 55435

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • 27 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Skin Infections
very high
more than 98% of peers
Fungal Nail Infection
very high
more than 97% of peers
Ringworm
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Tope'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.

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

43  Conditions Treated

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12  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Paracentesis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Minnesota.

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

  • Duke University
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • University Wash Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Duke University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Mass Genl Hospital Harvard Med School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University Oreg/Hlth Scis University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tope has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tope's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tope to family and friends
10 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Tope's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I moved recently to Richfield and Dr Tope was recommended as the BEST dermatologist in the area. I totally agree. He is extremely progressional and thoughtful in treatment. He is also a MOHS surgeon. I plan to get my husband’s derm care transferred, too.
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Dr. Tope is an excellent doctor! I have seen many dermatologists for both medical and cosmetic reasons and he is by far the most caring, patient and thoughtful. I have gone to him several times for full body skin checks as well as for botox. I have always felt very comfortable and he spends so much...more
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