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Reena Varade, MD

Philosophy of Care

I aim to provide comprehensive and high-level dermatologic care for all my patients. I believe it's important to create a comfortable and trusting environment for patients to be able to discuss their concerns. With access to the latest research, up-to-date technologies and coordination of care with top providers in other fields, our team is able to provide unparalleled patient care. I look forward to meeting you and helping you achieve healthy and beautiful skin!

Patient Satisfaction Rating

Based on 250 reviews

  • General


    • Dermatology
    • Vein Clinic


    • Dermatology

    Accepts both children and adults


    • English
    • Hindi
    • Marathi

    surgical, cosmetic, and medical dermatology including skin cancer, psoriasis, acne, atopic dermatitis, contact dermatitis, pigmentation disorders, soft tissue fillers, and neuromodulators

    Traveling, running, reading, spending time with my family, dancing

  • Education

    School St. Louis University School of Medicine
    Graduation Date 05/2013
    Degree MD
    Honors Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society

    School St. Louis University
    Title Resident in Dermatology

  • Procedures

  • Memberships

    • American Academy of Dermatology
    • Saint Louis Dermatological Society
    • Missouri Dermatological Society
  • Awards and Accolades

    Name Saint Louis University School of Medicine Scholarship
    Date 01/2000

  • Media/Published Articles

    • Psychosocial Impact of Postacne Hyperpigmentation in Patients with Acne Vulgaris (Jan 1, 2000)
    • Treating Acne Scars in Patients with Fitzpatrick Skin Types IV to VI Using the 1450-nm diode laser. (Jan 1, 2000)
    • Pediatric access to dermatologists: Medicaid vs private insurance (Jan 1, 2000)
    • Cutaneous fungal infections in the elderly (Jan 1, 2000)
  • Research & Clinical Trials


    • Co-investigator: Psychosocial Impact of Postacne Hyperpigmentation in Patients with Acne Vulgaris PI: Mary Guo, MD & Daniel West, MD Saint Louis University IRB #25207
    • Co-investigator: The Use of the 1450-nm Diode Laser in the Nonablative Treatment of Acne Scarring in Fitzpatrick Skin Types IV-VI: A Prospective Clinical Study. PI: Natalie Semchyshyn, MD Saint Louis University IRB# 15132. Completed.
    • Co-investigator: Mupirocin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus in Pediatric Patients with Atopic dermatitis PI: Elaine Siegfried Saint Louis University IRB# 16999 Completed
    • Co-investigator: Pediatric access to dermatologists: Medicaid vs Private insurance PI: Elaine Siegfried Saint Louis University IRB # 17000 Completed
    • Co-investigator: The Impact of Quantifiable Parameters on Treatment Adherence for Children with Chronic Inflammatory Skin Disease PI: Elaine Siegfried, MD IRB# 26978

  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    Based on 250 reviews

    Rating Categories

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    Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

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    Ease of scheduling appointments

    248 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    246 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    250 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    248 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    248 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    246 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    245 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    246 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    244 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    242 ratings

    Comments (24)

    Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

    Jul 09, 2019
    Very pleased. Will recommend and return.  
    Jul 07, 2019
    kind and considerate  
    Jul 04, 2019
    1st time seeing Doctor-very impressive  
    Jul 02, 2019
    *Dr. Varade is very thorough & seems totally concerned for me. She makes sure she puts your mind at ease regardless of the problem.  
    Jun 25, 2019
    All were courteous and professional  
    Jun 14, 2019
    I have never been to a derm that sat next to me and listened to all my concerns and made me feel comfortable to the level I was at this office.  
    Jun 12, 2019
    The doctor was very professional. I am very happy.  
    Jun 10, 2019
    very good dr  
    May 30, 2019
    All around great experience.  
    May 25, 2019
    She was complete in all information given and pleasant.  
    May 02, 2019
    It was my first time seeing this provider. I definitely will see her again and refer my friends/family to her.  
    Apr 16, 2019
    I recommend this Doctor.....  
    Mar 25, 2019
    Great, so very professional and knowledgeable and kind.  
    Mar 25, 2019
    Dr. Vareede has been wonderful. I like that she is personable and friendly. Her personality puts me at ease. She is great at explaining things so I understand and she doesn't seem to rush through See more  
    Mar 18, 2019
    All good.  
    Feb 27, 2019
    LOVE Dr. Verade! she explains things clearly, is very friendly, and listens to my concerns.  
    Feb 26, 2019
    I would recommend Dr Varade to anyone. She is a friendly, caring doctor.  
    Jan 03, 2019
    Great experience.  
    Sep 24, 2018
    My wife and I love Doctor Varade.   
    Aug 21, 2018
    loved her!  
    Aug 19, 2018
    Have recommended Dr. Varade to my husband who has an appointment with her.  
    Aug 18, 2018
    Dr. Varade knew right away that i needed a biopsy of a spot on my face. I am glad   
    Aug 15, 2018
    Everyone has a positive can do attitude.everyone inspires confidence and respect and always considerate of my needs,everyone communicates clearly and accurately.  
    Aug 15, 2018
    Been to this provider 6 times this year so far for ongoing problem...always a good experience  
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