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Dr. Meghan Mitchell (Thomas), MD

Dermatologist

Professional statement

Meghan Mitchell, MD, FAAD is a board certified dermatologist. She recently changed her name from Dr. Meghan Thomas to reflect her married name. She graduated summa cum laude from North Carolina State University with a degree in Engineering. Dr. Mitchell served in the Navy and fulfilled her four year commitment by teaching the basics of reactor physics to sailors. Then Dr. Mitchell mustered the courage to pursue her lifelong dream of a career in medicine. Returning to her hometown of Chapel Hill, NC, she earned her M.D. at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine. Dr. Mitchell completed her dermatology residency at the University of North Carolina Hospital, where she served as Chief Resident. Following residency, she and her family moved to the DC metro area. For the past several years, Dr. Mitchell has practiced with a local dermatology group. Recently, she was approached by Dr. Susan Canning to take over her practice. Excited at the opportunity to serve her community and patients, Dr. Mitchell readily accepted. She is looking forward to getting know new patients and continuing excellent care for her established patients. She is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, the Women’s Dermatologic Society and the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery.

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Specialties

  • Dermatologist

Practice names

Board certifications

  • American Board of Dermatology

Education and training

  • Medical School - University of North Carolina, Doctor of Medicine
  • University of North Carolina Hospital, Residency in Dermatology
  • University of North Carolina Hospital, Residency in Pediatrics

Professional memberships

  • American Academy of Dermatology
  • American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
  • Women's Dermatologic Society

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Female

NPI number

1134447048

Office locations

Rock Creek Dermatology and Skin Cancer Center, LLC

3430 Worthington Blvd, Suite 205

Frederick, MD 21704

Rock Creek Dermatology and Skin Cancer Center, LLC

3925 Ferrara Drive

Silver Spring, MD 20906

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Extremely nice and friendly. Very informative and discussed in plain English. Highly recommend
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Informative, gentle and reassuring.
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Dr. Mitchell was thorough, quick and efficient. She was confident and reassuring. I had an incident where I almost feinted and she responded perfectly and professionally. She kept me safe and comfortable. I will go back and I highly recommend her.
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Quick and efficient
Less than 1 month ago
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I have been a patient of Dr. Mitchell for a while and tracked her down from her previous practice to her new location. While I haven't need her services beyond an annual skin exam, I am very please with my experience.
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I was just not comfortable having another person in room besides doc
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The physician assistant that saw me was very nice and it was a good appointment.
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We are a family of 7 and when our 4 year old had a dark mole, our old dermatologist was anxious to remove it. We went to Rock Creek Dermatology for a second opinion and met the P.A. Molly. She saidthe mole looked normal, explained why, took a picture and suggested we return in 6 months or sooner if we noticed changes. She suggested John Hopkins Pediatric Dermatology if we wanted a second opinion. We confessed we tried there but the wait was about 3 months. She said she had worked there and offered to call on our behalf. JH saw us within a week. Molly said they can do the surgery if ever needed but that we may want to consider JH since they have "good distraction techniques". How often do you see someone go out of their way for the patient's best interest, at a financial loss to themselves, as if it were the only course of action imaginable? We have now gone back to Rack Creek Dermatology with four other family members. Mostly we have seen Molly but have also had an appointment with Dr. Mitchell. They have both been very professional, polite, attentive, and extremely helpful. Moreover, their staff has been the same. Everyone there seems to really enjoy their jobs and interacting with patients. We drive 40 minutes to get there, no doubt passing many other dermatologists along the way, but It is well worth the trip!
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Good, very professional.
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The entire experience was great!!
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Excellent all around!
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The entire experience was wonderful - beginning with making the appointment on ZoCDoc. Being able to complete the forms in advance made check-in a breeze. I was taken back right at my scheduled appointment time, and Dr. Mitchell came in afew minutes later. Exceptional bedside manner. And, the receptionist was probably the highlight of the visit - so professional and friendly.
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Dr Mitchell was awesome. Office was clean. She was super friendly and straight to the point. Did a quick but thorough full body skin check and offered to remove a concerning looking mole right there on the spot. When she toldme we were done, I couldn't believe it. Didn't feel a thing. In and out in less than 30 minutes. Will definitely go back to her for any future dermatology needs.
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Very good staff and doctor gave me good ideas about how to manage a complicated condition.
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She is great at listening and answering questions, also she doesn’t try to push things on you that you don’t need. In fact, almost the opposite. Highly recommend!
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Very kind staff. No wait time at all. Dr. Mitchell was wonderful - very attentive, compassionate and thorough. Highly recommend!
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She's the best: efficient, professional, and friendly. Great doctor
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Fantastic experience. Office was lovely and calming. The staff was attentive and friendly. Dr. Mitchell was excellent at explaining the reasoning behind all her actions and involved me in all decisions. Overall great experience. Happy to have found a new dermatologist!
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She was great and on point. Very professional and listened to all my concerns. She addressed all my issues.
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Very knowledgable, caring doctor. She listens to the patient's concerns and is very receptive and informative.
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Great doctor!! No rushing me in and out. Spent just the right amount of time with me explaining everything in laymen terms. Staff very friendly.
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Dr. Meghan Mitchell (Thomas), MD is a very communicative, friendly and informative doctor. During my visit, she explained the problem and the solutions very clearly, gave me alternatives for treatment and explained each of them in a very concisemanner. I would recommend her without any hesitation, trust me you will be in good hands.
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Very very knowledgeable, professional and efficient. Friendly and compassionate too. Highly recommended.
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Dr. Mitchell was incredibly knowledgable and personable! I would definitely recommend her.
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Nicest office and people I have met in this area!!!!!
Less than 1 year ago
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I’ve never thought this about a doctors office before, but the waiting room was really beautiful! Only had to wait a few minutes before being seen. Dr Mitchell was very good at explaining what she was doing and what to look out for and answered all my questions
Less than 1 year ago
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Great experience with Dr. Mitchell. She gave me a very thorough diagnosis and prescribed medications which treated my problem. She also answered all my questions and really took the time to find out what was going on. Highly recommended andwould definitely come back again for any skin issues. Very professional and kind.
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Dr. Mitchell is a very good doctor - she is knowledgeable, professional, friendly, listens to what I have to say, and is always on time. Her office staff is courteous and efficient. I would highly recommend her.
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Dr. Mitchelle was fantastic! There was less than a ten minute wait time (even as a new client). Dr.Mitchelle was direct and to the point while still providing options and explanation along the way. I will certainly be back and highlyrecommend her to anyone! I had to have a procedure that was less than pleasant, she was great at talking through each step while making sure I was not in pain Her assistant was awesome too! ????
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Extremely pleasant and reassuring. Nice comforting bedside manner. Will be using her for my future Derm needs.
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My visit was very comforting and she was really nice, definitely coming back! The only downside is that I was prescribed a cream and an ointment that the doctor did not specify would cost so much even after insurance. Next timeI will ask, although it would be nice to have known those details ahead of time.
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Love Dr Mitchell! She is easy to speak with and very competent. Her staff is wonderful as well.
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Dr. Mitchell is awesome. She explained things thoroughly and was the perfect balance of friendly yet highly professional. This was a very positive experience.
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Professional and pleasant office.
Less than 1 year ago
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Once we met she was interested in what I had to say and listened to me. Explained what she was planning to do today, making sure I understood her plans. Would highly recommend.
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I had a really good appointment with Dr. Mitchell she is very down to earth and easy to talk to. I felt welcomed and very comfortable with the Dr. and her staff. The office is very easy to find and plenty of parking.
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Dr Mitchell is terrific. Professional, compassionate and very knowledgeable. I highly recommend her practice!
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It was kind of perfect visit. Nobody tried to pull me into more and more visits. or put me on more and more unnecessary medications as quite often happens as we all know.. very nice and honest doctor./No waiting at al,by the way.. Highly recommend to friends and to all the others. Victor D..
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What a positive experience all-around! First, I was greeted by a very outgoing receptionist who made check-in seamless. I waited less than 3 minutes to be taken back to an exam room, where I was asked about my symptoms, etc. Again,the nurse/assistant was extremely personable and attentive. Dr. Thomas came in to see me within 5 minutes of being in the exam room. She was very attentive, friendly, and had stellar bedside manner all-around. She patiently listened as I asked questions, described symptoms, etc. She described the course of treatment thoroughly (and even jotted notes for me to take with me!). This was, without a doubt, the most positive visit to ANY doctor I've had in the past few years, quite honestly. I will definitely go back to Dr. Thomas if I need a dermatologist in the future. Highly recommended!
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Professional, answered all of my questions, really pleasant! Would definitely recommend
Less than 1 year ago
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Great find!!
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Very pleasant staff and doctor. Was seen right on time. Felt very confident in the doctor's diagnosis. Great experience.
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Dr. Mitchell was truly fantastic in how she approached my daughter's wart issue - she answered all our questions thoroughly, laid out each treatment option with comprehensive explanations of each and had a very warm and sincere personality. Her professionalism and level of care is stellar.
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No wait time. Great bedside manner.
Less than 1 year ago
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Felt very confident in her ability! Her staff was friendly and knowledgeable as well. A refreshing visit...
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Dr. Mitchell was knowledgeable, professional, passionate about dermatology & very caring. Her staff was great too.
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There was no wait time, which is so unusual these days it was pleasantly surprising. The doctor took her time in advising me about an additional issue that cropped up after I'd made an appointment for a routine skin check. Ihad to bring my child with me and the entire office staff was accommodating and unfazed. Will recommend this doctor and see here again!
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Welcoming office; I was seen promptly. Desk staff and nurses were pleasant and kind. My appointment didn't feel rushed, and Dr. Mitchell took time to explain things to me and answer my questions. She makes a lot of great eye contactand I felt invested in and listened to -- so important in a doctor. I had a good experience overall and recommend her!
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Beautiful, clean office. The staff was super friendly. Dr. Mitchell answered my questions and paid attention to my concerns.
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As a first time patient, I was extremely impressed with the professional demeanor of not only Dr Mitchell, but her entire staff. My appt. was at 3:15 And Dr. Mitchell saw me at 3:16 .... a rarity these days to finda physician that is sensative to your time as well..., I would highly recommend Dr. Mitchell....
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