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Dr. Derek Towery, MD

Dermatology*
4.8 (594)
Map Pin Small Joplin, MO
Accepting new patients
32 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Derek Towery, MD

Dr. Derek Towery, MD is a Dermatologist in Joplin, MO. They specialize in Dermatology, has 32 years of experience, and is board certified in Dermatology. They graduated from Saint Louis University School of Medicine and is affiliated with Freeman Hospital West. Dr. Towery, completed a residency at Okla University. Patients rated Dr. Towery an average 4.8 star rating.

Dr. Towery works at U.S. Dermatology Partners Joplin 7th St in Joplin, MO with other offices in Grove, OK. They frequently treat conditions like Seborrheic Keratosis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Towery's Office Locations

  1. 1
    U.S. Dermatology Partners Joplin 7th St
    3435 E 7th St, Joplin, MO 64801 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (417) 624-0440
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 12:00
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
  2. 2
    U.S. Dermatology Partners Grove
    115 W 13th St, Grove, OK 74344 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (417) 624-0440
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    Closed
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
  3. 3
    U.S. Dermatology Partners Grove
    900 E 13th St Ste 101, Grove, OK 74344 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (417) 624-0440
    Monday
    Closed
    Tuesday
    Closed
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 16:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 16:00
    Friday
    Closed
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Freeman Hospital West

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Excision of Skin Lesion
Seborrheic Keratosis
Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion

Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Excision of Skin Lesion
Seborrheic Keratosis
Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
Actinic Keratosis
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Hypertrophic Scar
Intertrigo
Itchy Skin
Nail Infection
Rash
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Seborrheic Dermatitis
Skin Cancer
Telogen Effluvium
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Skin Tag Removal
Wart Freezing
Birthmark
Lipomas
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Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Psoriasis
Ringworm
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Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Skin
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Athlete's Foot
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Boil
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Callus
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Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
Dyshydrotic Eczema
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis
Folliculitis
Fungal Nail Infection
Hair Loss
Inflamed Seborrheic Keratosis
Psoriasis Vulgaris
Rosacea
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Skin Ulcer
Vasculitis
Warts
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Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acne Surgery
Excision of Skin Cancer
Shaving of Skin Lesion
Acne
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Alopecia
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Bullous Pemphigoid
Cellulitis
Cold Sore
Contact Dermatitis
Darier Disease
Dermatitis Due to Drugs
Dermatitis Herpetiformis
Dermatomyositis
Dry Skin
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Erythema Multiforme
Excessive Sweating
Genital Warts
Granuloma of Skin
Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
Herpes Simplex Infection
Hidradenitis
Hives
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Impetigo
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Jock Itch
Keloid Scar
Leg and Foot Ulcers
Lichen Planus
Lichen Simplex Chronicus
Lupus
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Lymphangioma
Melanoma
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Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
Nail and Nail Bed Infection
Parapsoriasis
Pemphigoid
Plantar Wart
Poison Ivy
Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
Psoriatic Arthritis
Scabies
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Shingles
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Skin Discoloration
Spider Veins
Tinea Versicolor
Varicose Eczema
Varicose Veins
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Excision
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Melanoma Screening
Mole Evaluation
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    • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
    • Aetna
    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Anthem
    • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Coventry Health Care
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    • MultiPlan

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    4.8
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    Based on 594 ratings
    Patient Ratings (594)
    5 Star
    (542)
    4 Star
    (30)
    3 Star
    (7)
    2 Star
    (2)
    1 Star
    (13)
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    About Dr. Derek Towery, MD

    Specialties*
    • Dermatology

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    Years of Experience
    • 32 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1346237351
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • None Required
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Okla University
    Residency
    Internship
    • Saint Louis University Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Saint Louis University School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Murray State University, Murray, Ky
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Dermatology
    Board Certifications
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    A board certification represents a provider’s dedication to ongoing training in one or more specialties, including the completion of intensive exams. While not all specialties have board certifications, if your provider does have one they’ve taken the extra step to master their specialty and to keep up with the latest advancements in their field.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Derek Towery, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Towery is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Towery has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Towery has seen patients for Seborrheic Keratosis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Towery on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    594 patients have reviewed Dr. Towery. The overall rating for this provider is 4.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Towery.

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