Dr. Yvette Appiah, MD

Dr. Yvette Appiah, MD

Dermatology  |  
Female  |  
Age 47
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Yvette Appiah, MD is a dermatologist in Alexandria, VA and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from U Of Chgo Div Of Bio Sci Pritzker Sch Of Med in 1996 and specializes in dermatology.

6355 Walker Ln Ste 311

Alexandria, VA 22310

Contact Information

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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Top Care Areas


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very high
more than 95% of peers
Actinic Keratosis
more than 80% of peers
Jock Itch
more than 87% of peers

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  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

Conditions Treated


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  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • U Of Chgo Div Of Bio Sci Pritzker Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Weiss Memorial
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Dermatology
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Appiah has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Appiah's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Appiah to family and friends
based on 22 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

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Dr. Appiah'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 (6)

in Alexandria, VA
Timely and efficient. Very thorough with examinations. I have been a patient for over 5 years. Dr. Appiah is personable and proficient in her field of dermatology. The staff is pleasant. Both offices are clean, modern and appeasing to the eye. If you want a dermatologist that you can trust, try...more
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in Alexandria, VA
I have gone to Dr. Appiah for several years now, for screenings, and biopsies when necessary. I always feel confident in her care. She is thorough, professional, and she always answers all my questions. I am happy to recommend Dr. Appiah.
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in Lorton, VA
I've known Dr. Appiah many years ago when she was practicing in a multi-dermatologist office in Alexandria. When I found out she established her own practice, my family followed her. My sons and I are patients of hers. We find her bedside manners to be authentic. She is very pleasant with us....more
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in Alexandria, VA
Great practice. I would highly recommend Dr. Appiah and anyone on her team. If you want to work with a doctor who is direct, efficient and focused on finding a solution to your problem dont bother to look around. I have been to many dermatologist and by far Dr. Appiah ranks the highest in terms...more
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in Springfield, VA
I found the experience with this practice to be outstanding -- kind, professional, courteous, and fast. The receptionist did a great job of helping me get my records up to date. The technician reviewed my information and asked about any concerns - great job! Dr. Appiah is everything that you can...more
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