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Dr. Patrick McDonough, MD

Dermatologist

Professional statement

Dr. McDonough was raised in New Jersey on the “Jersey Shore” and attended college at Cornell University before completing medical school at New Jersey Medical School. After meeting his future wife, a Plano native, Dr. McDonough moved to Texas where he completed his internship and residency training at the UT Southwestern Medical Center. At the start of residency training, Dr. McDonough and his wife moved to East Dallas and fell in love with the history, diversity, and character of the community. He and his wife have since had two daughters, Tess and Pearl, purchased a home near the Lakewood Country Club, and met many great friends. He is excited to provide excellent and compassionate care to his neighbors, friends, and all the members of Lakewood, Lake Highlands, East Dallas, and the greater Dallas area for many years to come!

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Specialties

  • Dermatologist

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas

Board certifications

  • American Board of Dermatology

Education and training

  • Cornell University (Bachelor’s)
  • Medical School - Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Doctor of Medicine
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Residency in Dermatology

Professional memberships

  • Dallas County Medical Society
  • Texas Medical Association

Awards and publications

  • UT Southwestern Cognitive Excellence Award
  • UT Southwestern Star Clinician Award

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1023374519

Office locations

Lakewood Dermatology

6162 East Mockingbird Lane, Suite 120

Dallas, TX 75214

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Efficient, informative and comfortable.
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He was quick, accurate and great!
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He went strait to the point of my problem. Discussion was short but throrough as to what steps would be taken as to my problem, with my agreement and cooperation. I felt assured to the outcome I was seeking.
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Really quick visit, he was friendly and knew what I had right away. I hope I see results soon :)
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The staff was really friendly and helpful. It was easy to get signed in as a new patient. Dr. McDonough was super friendly and knowledgeable about specific treatments for Acne.
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Everything was cool . Staff is very sweet and quick . The docter is nice and straight to the point . Talks kind of fast but If uwant someone who is going to talk to u for hours he is notthe one i Love Quick straight to the point but if u don’t then u should try someone else maybe a talkative female
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Very professional and easy to visit with about my concerns.
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I was pleased with my first visit.
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I was very pleased with the time and attention that he gave me during my visit. Very thorough and explained everything very well. Highly recommend to others!
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Great experience. Very thorough and helpful doctor.
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Dr. McDonough was very pleasant and knowledgeable. He gave me options and which he would do for himself. Staff was great and friendly.
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The good Dr. is very professional in every way. He explained all of his concerns with some possible reoccurring skin issues and immediate medical attention/prescription for my general health. Thank You!
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Very open and caring of the condition I had.
Less than 6 months ago
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Dr. McDonough and his staff were friendly and listened to my concerns. He made sure to explained the regimen for my acne and had the information typed out as a reminder for when I got home. The office was very cleanand ran like clockwork - even on a Friday afternoon before a holiday weekend!
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I loved it, he come in smiling and acknowledges everything you say listens to you.
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Felt very comfortable he explained everything he was doing.
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Highly recommend Dr. McDonough! Very knowledgeable and pleasant demeanor.
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Efficient and kind!
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Very thorough and great demeanor!!
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Dr. McDonough was very personable and his staff was very professional. I would definitely recommend his services to anyone.
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Extremely nice, thorough, and explained everything to me. Was very happy with my visit.
Less than 6 months ago
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There was only one other staff working there and she was in charge of checking people in and out and also she was the nurse/tech that takes the patient to the room... she did the best she could but you canimagine how much later my actual appointment ended up being even with only two or three other patients in the office. He is kind of loud in an obnoxious way and didn’t even bother to sit. Walked in, talked down to me as I was sitting then walked out- I think a total of 3 minutes (max!). My skin journey is way too important.
Less than 6 months ago
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awesome sauce
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great ,he is good ,good bedside maner,and very personable
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I've been to several dermatologis, over the last 18 months, for skin issues. Dr. McDonough was extremely positive, confident in his diagnosis and provided a clear action plan, all while being charming. Everything you could ask for in a doctor.Unlike my other dermatologists, I will continue to see Dr. McDonough for any skin related issues.
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Great, friendly doctor.
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The staff did not take time to check the insurance. It took me 20mins to do their job. That is not good for the doctor the staff is a reflection of him. Next time may be they can be more accuratewhen processing insurance. Also the blond in front office was not really being helpful to the other employee when she was asked a question. You could tell the younger lady was new, but the older one did not seem like she wanted to help. She answered questions with one word answers for something that clearly needed to be explained. She should not be the first person you see, she should be spending her day making sure the insurance is correct. Thank you
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I highly recommend Dr. McDonough. He and his office staff were friendly, professional and right on time. He made an uncomfortable situation (full body check) somehow quick and painless.
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Had an easy and pleasant visit to see Dr. McDonough. It was very quick so I was out the door in a short amount of time which is always a relief. He is a very friendly guy and was easy to talk to.
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Very personable and knowledgeable. Put me right at ease and helped me pinpoint the issue.
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Dr. McDonough was very pleasant and thorough during my appointment. He was quite knowledgeable and addressed all my skin concerns.
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The doctor is knowledgeable however he is extremely busy
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Very profressional and prompt was able to make an appointment in the morning and see the doc on the afternoon. He was very competent and I would highly recommend his services,
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Excellent doctor and staff. Highly recommend
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Dr. McDonough was fantastic. His staff is excellent, friendly and compassionate. I waited for less than 5 minutes and got right in to see the doctor. I got a cyst removed from my back - in addition to being an excellentdermatologist he's also a very skilled surgeon. I'd highly recommend him to anyone!
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Very quick and he was very personable. Put my mind at easy .
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Dr. McDonough and his office staff was very friendly.
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Very easy to talk with about my symptoms. Great in taking samples to send to the lab for analysis. Understood how the process was feeling to me and talked me through to ease my discomfort. Staff was outstanding with their knowledge and professionalism. I cannot recommend Dr. McDonough enough!
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He was courteous and knowledgeable .
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I had come from Rockwall through traffic to Dallas for appointment. I arrived 15 minutes early, however I waited 20 minutes. I was then submitted to another room to wait for the doctor. My visit lasted for about 10 minutes. Dr.McDonough asked the purpose of my visit, and he than quickly grabbed a piece of paper with general dermatology information. They were recommendations for certain acne treatment. I was there because I had a wedding in a couple of weeks, but I felt that I wasn't really attended to.
Less than 1 year ago
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Dr. McDonough was very efficient, personable, and has great bedside manner. He explained thoroughly what he spoke of, and took his time to make sure I understood everything. I highly recommend visiting if somebody is in need of a dermatologist.
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Very professional
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Dr. McDonough was excellent and perfectly diagnosed my allergic reaction. Super sweet and efficient!
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Courteous and professional service. Dr. McDonough and his staff were wonderful to interact with.
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This was my first appointment. I was very impressed. I felt at ease with Dr. McDonough. He really listened to my concerns and offered good solutions.
Less than 1 year ago
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He gave out handouts which was very nice to refer to later, and eased my concerned feelings. I had been consistently prescribed a medication in the past I wasn't comfortable with, he understood my concern and offered alternatives with less side effects.
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Went in for an annual skin check and I was seen very quickly. Dr. McDonough was super professional and made me feel comfortable throughout the visit. I will definitely be going back!
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Dr. McDonough was very friendly and professional. He really cares about his patients.
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Great doctor!!
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Blonde hair, blue eyes, fair skin = I get a sunburn when I go out to get the mail... at night. I've noticed a few worrisome spots lately so I set up my appointment. His staff was fantastic, and Dr. McDonoughis personable, engaging in conversation, non-alarmist, and has a clear mastery of dermatology. He gave me a thorough look over, proactively addressed a few spots, then suggested I see him in 6 months. I'm in, I'm out... nobody gets hurt. I cannot recommend Dr. McDonough with higher regard.
Less than 1 year ago
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