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Dr. Stephen Flax, MD

Dermatology
3.2 (20)
Accepting new patients
37 years of experience

Overview

Dr. Stephen Flax, MD is a Dermatologist in Hagerstown, MD. They specialize in Dermatology, has 37 years of experience, and is board certified in Dermatology. They graduated from STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK / HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER AT SYRACUSE and is affiliated with Winchester Medical Center.

Dr. Flax works at Anne Arundel Dermatology in Hagerstown, MD with other offices in Winchester, VA and Martinsburg, WV. They frequently treat conditions like Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion, Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema) and Keloid Scar along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Anthem and 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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Locations

  1. 1
    Anne Arundel Dermatology
    1185 Imperial Dr Ste 201, Hagerstown, MD 21740 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (443) 351-3376
    Monday
    8:00am - 3:30pm
    Tuesday
    8:00am - 3:30pm
    Wednesday
    8:00am - 3:30pm
    Thursday
    8:00am - 3:30pm
    Friday
    8:00am - 4:30pm
  2. 2
    Cornerstone Sports and Orthopaedic Surgery of Winchester PC
    650 Cedar Creek Grade Ste 213, Winchester, VA 22601 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (540) 773-3240
  3. 3
    Dermatology Associates Inc
    1008 Winchester Ave, Martinsburg, WV 25401 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (304) 263-2974

Hospital Affiliations
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  • Winchester Medical Center

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Keloid Scar

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Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema) Chevron Icon
Keloid Scar Chevron Icon
Acne Chevron Icon
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Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer Chevron Icon
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Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion Chevron Icon
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Destruction of Penile Lesion Chevron Icon
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    Jul 17, 2018
    I have been a patient of Dr. Flax for a number of years and have been very pleased with the services provided. He is always very detailed and professional.
    Jennifer in Winchester, VA — Jul 17, 2018
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    About Dr. Stephen Flax, MD

    Specialties
    • Dermatology
    Specialties
    Years of Experience
    • 37 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, German
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    NPI Number
    • 1376514596
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK / HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER AT SYRACUSE
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Dermatology and Internal Medicine
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Stephen Flax, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Flax is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Flax has seen patients for Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion, Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema) and Keloid Scar, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Flax on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    20 patients have reviewed Dr. Flax. The overall rating for this provider is 3.2. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Flax.

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