Dr. Antonio Cruz

Dermatology
Providence, RI
15 years experience male

Locations

Office

Providence, RI

Address

1287 North Main Street, Providence, RI
Directions

My office hours

Tuesday: 7:00am - 4:00pm
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Insurances accepted

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Office

Providence, RI

Office

Providence, RI

About

Bio

Antonio Cruz, MD graduated from Boston College. He completed medical school at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and an Internal Medicine Internship at The Roger Williams Medical Center. He completed a Residency in Dermatology, a Fellowship in Mohs Micrographic Surgery, Dermatologic Surgery, and Cutaneous Oncology at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. His practice focuses on Mohs micrographic surgery as well as dermatologic surgery and cosmetic dermatology. He supervises the Dermatologic Surgery clinics for the senior Dermatology residents of Alpert Medical School and is Clinical Assistant Professor of Dermatology. His additional office location is in the SKINPros building located on 1287 North Main Street.

Specialties
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Dermatology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

103 Answers
40 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Antonio Cruz
15 years experience Dermatology
Not much: There isn't much out there that is a slam dunk for stretch marks. There are ablative and non-ablative lasers that may slightly improve the appearance ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Antonio Cruz
15 years experience Dermatology
Hmm: If your skin is too dry, consider the use of a bland emollient after a shower. There are certain conditions associated with dry skin. If you are sym ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Antonio Cruz
15 years experience Dermatology
Urology: I think this concern is best addressed by a trip to a urologist for evaluation. Best of luck!

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Aug 10, 2013
I previously recommended Dr. Cruz when we both were active on AVVO.Com. Now that we are both providing a public service on Healthtap, I wish to again recommend him without reservation. Dr. Cruz is cl...Read More
I highly recommend Dr. Cruz. Dr. Cruz is an outstanding dermatologist and Mohs surgeon. He is extremely competent on skin surgery and challenging cosmetic procedures. Dr. Cruz is very involved in teac...Read More
Dec 2, 2012
I endorse this doctor. Dr. Cruz consistently provides exceptional medical information and guidance as a public service via AVVO.Com. I enjoy and learn from the entries he provides.
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Thanks for your quick reply! Please let me know if you can recommend Enbrel istead of Humira... or others that you have seen greater improvements on the scalp. Thank you
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank You. Very Helpful!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I'very, very grateful

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Boston College
MD

Medical/Graduate school

Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
MD

Medical/Graduate school

Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, RI
Graduated 2006MD

Residency

Brown University Affiliated Hospitals

Residency

Roger Williams Hospital

Awards

AAD Skin Cancer Screening Participant, American Academy of Dermatology

Affiliations

American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
American Academy of Dermatology
American College of Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology
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