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Dr. Michael Contreras, MD

Dr. Michael Contreras, MD

Dermatologist (Skin Specialist)

23 Years of Experience

5.0

(73)
Accepting patients

    Overview

    Michael E. Contreras, MD, FAAD is a Board-Certified Dermatologist since 2005. During his many years as a sought-after dermatologist, he has refined his skills in medical, surgical, and aesthetic dermatology. Practicing in Denver since 2010, he was invited to join Core Dermatology in 2021, and he is thrilled to be working alongside his friends and colleagues in their thriving, esteemed office. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery. Dr. Contreras completed his dermatology residency at the University of New Mexico in 2005. He has published several articles in peer-reviewed journals, and he has contributed a chapter to a dermatologic surgery textbook. He has also had the opportunity to lecture at national and international dermatology meetings. Dr. Contreras received his undergraduate degree in 1996 from the University of Southern California in biomedical and electrical engineering and graduated with the distinction of summa cum laude. He returned to Albuquerque for medical school and graduated in 2001 as a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) honor society and received the Faculty Award for Excellence. Following his residency training, Dr. Contreras stayed on faculty as an assistant clinical professor of dermatology at the University of New Mexico, where he introduced cosmetic procedural training to the residency program and trained residents at the Veterans Administration Hospital. He is committed to educating physicians about dermatology and maintains an active teaching role for resident physicians in the community. He has more than 16 years’ experience in cosmetic procedures, including injectables and many different laser treatments. He has served as an aesthetic injectable trainer for Galderma, teaching optimal filler and toxin injection technique to others. Dr. Contreras takes pride in giving patients the compassionate care and exceptional results they deserve. Establishing a welcom

    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Dermatologist (Skin Specialist)

    Education & Training

    Univ Of Nm Sch Of Med, Dermatology; Univ Of Nm Sch Of Med, Internal Medicine (Residency)

    Other Degree - University of Nm Sch of Med, Albuquerque Nm

    Medical Conditions Treated

    conditions treated by a Dermatologist (Skin Specialist), like Dr. Michael Contreras, may include:

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    Insurances

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    Locations

    Core Dermatology

    425 South Cherry St

    Suite 907

    Denver, CO 80246

    (303) 355-3000

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    Ratings & Reviews

    Rating Star

    5.0

    Overall rating

    Based on 73 reviews

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    Office Experience

    98% of patients found the doctor and staff friendly and the office clean and modern

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    Attentiveness

    93% of patients felt that their time spent with the doctor was meaningful and impactful and that any follow ups were addressed quickly

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    Wait Times

    84% of patients were satisfied with the wait time

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    Appointment Booking

    91% of patients found it easy to book an appointment

    Patients give Dr. Michael Contreras an Excellent overall experience rating of 5 out of 5 stars. Dr. Contreras has been rated and reviewed by 73 patients. These ratings are based on a variety of factors, including the amount of time patients spent with Dr. Contreras, his bedside manner, appointment waiting time, friendliness of the office staff, clarity of diagnosis, and more.

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    Recognitions

    Memberships & Associations

    American Society of Dermatology

    Fellow

    American Society for Dermatological Surgery

    Member

    Publications

    Anatomy of the ulnar nerve at the elbow: potential relationship of acute ulnar neuropathy to gender

    Clin. Anal., January 1998

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. Michael Contreras accepting new patients?

    Yes, Dr. Michael Contreras is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Dr. Michael Contreras offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Contreras's office at (303) 355-3000 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Dr. Michael Contreras offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Contreras's office at (303) 355-3000 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Dr. Michael Contreras speak?

    Dr. Michael Contreras speaks English.

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