Dr. Sara Herman, MD

Dr. Sara Herman, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 31
Dr. Sara Herman, MD is a dermatologist in Grand Rapids, MI and has been practicing for 2 years. She graduated from Wayne State University in 2012 and specializes in dermatology.Read her story

555 Midtowne St NE # 301

Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Care Network of Michigan (BCN)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Golden Rule
  • Physicians' Care Network
  • Priority Health
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
more than 59% of peers
Actinic Keratosis
more than 46% of peers
Benign Tumor
more than 33% of peers

Dr. Herman'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.

Dr. Herman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Herman "Dr. Herman joined Dermatology at MidTowne in July, 2016 and is accepting new patients. She is Board Certified by the American Board of Dermatology and provides both medical and cosmetic services. Dr. Herman attended Forest Hills Northern High School and received her Bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan. She received her Doctor of Medicine, with High Distinction, from Wayne State University and served as Chief Resident at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. A native of Grand Rapids, she is excited to be seeing patients in her home town. During her free time, she enjoys hiking, traveling, reading and spending time with her family and friends. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Herman "Excellent, compassionate, and uncompromising care is our daily mission."

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

22  Conditions Treated

13  Procedures

  • Acne Surgery
  • Biopsy
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mole Removal
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Wart Removal

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 / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2008
  • Wayne State University
    Medical School | Graduated 2012
  • Crittenton Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Wayne State University Dmc Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2016

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Herman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Herman to family and friends
5 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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Dr. Herman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

First appointment, all of the staff treated me with professionalism and listened. Dr. Herman was very polite, explained in great detail, listened, offered options for treatment, explained insurance coverage for each option. Very impressed. Have been to a different office in the past and Dr, Herman...more
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Very personable with great bedside manner. Demonstrated she was very capable and performed procedure with no pain or discomfort. Will be seeing her again.
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I saw Dr. Herman today for the first time because Dr. Emery was not available. My wife asked if I will go back to Dr. Emery next time. I told her I would go to either one. Both take time to review my concerns and do a thorough exam. I would recommend either doctor.
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Dr. Herman is friendly, almost overly so. She took the time to introduce herself, but her demeanor is consistent with a new physician - slightly awkward and lacking the self-assurance that will probably increase with more experience. The problem I encountered was Dr. Herman's conjecture that my...more
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Dr. Herman was particularly attentive to my son's special needs. He is autistic and was not a good candidate for many of the treatments available for removing his warts from his fingers. Despite the challenges, she found a way to adapt the application of liquid nitrogen to his growths. He is a big...more
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