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Dr. Joe Simodynes, MD

Dermatologist

Thornton, CO

About Dr. Joe Simodynes

Dr. Simodynes is a Board Certified Dermatologist. His interests include medical, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology. He is a member of the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery, American Medical Association, the American Academy of Dermatology, and the Colorado Medical Society. Dr. Simodynes graduated from the University Of Notre Dame in South Bend, Indiana with an undergraduate degree in science pre-professional studies. Dr. Simodynes graduated with High Distinction in 2003 from the University Of Nebraska College Of Medicine in Omaha. During his medical studies he received several academic awards and scholarships and served on the medical school admissions committee. In addition to his training in Omaha, he participated in a summer volunteer initiative in Antigua, Guatemala where he cared for patients afflicted with various neuromuscular disorders. Dr. Simodynes completed his internship in Internal Medicine at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis and his residency in Dermatology at the University Of Colorado Health Sciences Center, here in Denver. During his Dermatology residency, he served as a member of the UCHSC Trust Advisory Board and as a representative on the Housestaff Association.

In-network insurances

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross

Specialties

  • Dermatologist

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • Rose Medical Center
  • North Suburban Medical Center
  • SCL Health Lutheran Medical Center

Board certifications

  • American Board of Dermatology

Education and training

  • Medical School - University of Nebraska, Doctor of Medicine
  • University of Notre Dame (Bachelor's)
  • St. Vincent Indianapolis Hospital, Internship in Internal Medicine
  • University of Colorado, Residency in Dermatology

Professional memberships

  • American Medical Association
  • American Academy of Dermatology

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1770620031

Dr. Joe Simodynes's office locations

Denver Dermatology Consultants

1551 Milky Way

Thornton, CO 80260

Denver Dermatology Consultants

3455 W Lutheran Pkwy, Suite 110

Wheat Ridge, CO 80033

Denver Dermatology Consultants

8550 W 38th Ave, Suite 108

Wheat Ridge, CO 80033

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Excellent doctor! Very professional and kind!
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Dr. Joe was hands down the best dermatologist I've seen. He was polite, thorough, and asked multiple times if I had any questions about anything. He was truthful about what they were able to do. I looked up multiple reviews ondifferent websites about this doctor and would come back to him always! Ya there office isn't fancy but your not paying for that!
Less than 3 months ago
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I went in for a concerning red bump on my nose I thought could possibly be skin cancer. Dr. Simodynes was thorough, made sure all of my questions were answered, and was very pleasant. This particular office didn't have the laserto do the procedure to remove the bump today, but I highly recommend this doctor.
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Very good.
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Good. I may have seen a dermatologist only one other time in my life, so this was a good experience. I hope the results are favorable
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Dr simodynes is the best. I’ve seen him twice and on both instances he was transparent about the procedure and communinated expectations, which gave me confidence in his ability
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Professional office, staff, and visit with Dr Simodynes. Highly recommend!
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Dr. Simodynes is so knowledgeable, as well as helpful and friendly. I've started to request him whenever I go to Denver Dermatology Consultants. His calm and friendly manner is very reassuring.
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Excellent, productive and efficient
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I was seen on time for my appointment, but I had arrived early to complete paperwork. The Dr. was prompt and gave clear a clear explanation and mapped out a plan that made sense. He was very personable. The nurse workingwith the Dr. was very nice and prompt as well.
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Fantastic as always
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He was very kind and focused in the appointment. We found an issue and remedied it during the appointment! I would highly recommend him for all other patients.
Less than 1 year ago
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as always very through and a great visit again.
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Personable professional prompt everything was great
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Complete exam.
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He is always thorough, polite and asks me about any issues - not to mention several treatment options. Really appreciate the honesty and his bedside manner!
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Dr.Simodynes was very professional and helpful the entire time. He was sure to let me know everything that i was to expect and took the time to make sure you understood the entire process.
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Very pleasant, professional. Took time to explain diagnosis and treatment, did not rush off to another patient.
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Dr. Joe Simodynes is a true professional he is knowledgeable, patient, and courteous. I would recommend him to any friends or family.
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I didn't have to wait long. Staff was kind and Dr. is very professional. Thanks!
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Professional Doctor and Staff. Cost was outrageous!
More than 1 year ago
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Excellent all around. Highly recommend!
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Professional
More than 1 year ago
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It seemed like the Dr. was really interested in just getting me out of the office. I know I was there for a routine appointment needing only a prescription refill but I felt very rushed.
More than 1 year ago
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It was very quick and had a very good exam.
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Efficient, friendly, and helpful.
More than 1 year ago
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Overall it was average experience. Doctor spent a few minutes performing an visual exam. Didn't seem to care much for who I was as an individual but more so just going through the motions. After exam, he gave me two optionsfor a wart on my foot, freeze it off or let it be. When I asked him for his medical opinion he said "it's your choice". Now, while it is true that's it's my choice I think medical opinion is warranted more than just giving the options if the patient asks. Doctor was very fast and got me out the door in 15 minutes. I could tell he really was just going through the process and didn't really care about the decisions I was making not the outcomes. Maybe it's a problem with the medical community as a whole? If you want an quick experience this is your place but you won't get personal attention.
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Wait time was less than 10 minutes. Very happy with the service from both the Dr., his assistant Melissa and the front desk.
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Dr. Simodynes was very professional and took the appropriate time to do a full body exam. He found areas of concern and treated what he could immediately and wanted follow up on others. I was very satisfied with the whole visit.
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It was good. He seemed to know his stuff. Was pretty quick and didn't ask me if I had questions and then sort of just left. No hand shake goodbye to signify end of appt. which seemed a little odd.
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Dr Simodynes was friendly. He explained what he was going to do and was thorough in his exam. He took the time to make sure my questions were answered.
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It gave me a lot of peace of mind!!
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He was very professional and thorough.
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The office staff were very friendly.
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Super helpful. Pleasant bedside manner. Highly recommend him.
More than 1 year ago
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Dr. Simodynes was very short with me. I had several questions for him and he was very quick in answering them and I'm still unclear on the questions I went in for. He told me there was basically nothing I coulddo for my infected piercings to help improve the redness except for laser treatment they provided. He walked out of the room after explaining the treatment without saying goodbye or anything, which was extremely impersonal.
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Seems to know what he's talking about; he's pleasant and friendly. And most I.portantly, laughs at my dumb jokes.
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My 7 year old had a growth of some sort that needed to be removed. Dr. Simodynes and his staff were all very kind and respectful to my son who was terribly nervous and asked a lot of questions. They demonstratedfurther patience and waited while he voiced his objection to the procedure. We ended up with my son sitting on my lap, facing and hugging me, and they were totally find conducting the procedure with him on my lap anyway.. Everything went smoothly and efficiently. I would definitely recommend him.
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Always a great experience!
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The visit was quite satisfactory.
More than 1 year ago
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Dr. Joe Simodynes was very friendly and informative. His office staff was a little cranky and unprofessional.
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A very pleasant experience.
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Dr. Simodynes and his staff are thorough and professional.
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Although it is a doctor appoitment, it is always a pleasure to go to Dr. Simodynes! He is professional, smart, always listens to you and never rushes your appointment with him. He is very caring and knows what he is doing.
More than 1 year ago
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Dr. Simodynes was so professional and courteous. He immediately asked me questions to better diagnose my acne condition and to prescribe the best treatment for me. He is an excellent professional who will get to work right away without wasting time.
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Dr. Joe S. was very professional and used an excellent approach: Reviewed my pathology report, answered all of my questions, and helped me make the best treatment decision.
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This was a much overdue appointment and I appreciate the ease of scheduling, the cordial staff, the nurse assistant and Dr. Simodynes.
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Dr. Simondynes is a straight shooter and attended to all of my needs and concerns.
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Diagnosis and initial treatment, as well as an overall body scan to evaluate for issues, went briskly and efficiently. An explanation of the process and the issues was understandable and complete. I was seen in the same week I logged onto make an appointment. I received a reminder by phone the day before, and a text message reminder on the day of the appointment.
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Very easy to talk to- being new to town I was worried I would have a hard time finding someone I felt comfortable with. Nice, kind and very helpful. Would definitely recommend.
More than 1 year ago
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