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Laura C. Swanson, M.D.

Dermatologist

Dermatology

Accepting New Patients

About

Professional Statement

“The reason I love dermatology is that it provides the unique opportunity to develop lasting relationships with patients while improving their skin and overall health. I strive to improve patient care and outcomes through patient education and empowerment. It is a great privilege to be a part of my patients’ health and lives.”

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Accepts 53 Insurance Plans

Please contact the practice directly to confirm your health plan is accepted
  • AARP Medicare Complete Insured through United Healthcare Plans 1 2 and 3
  • Aetna
  • Aetna Medicare Choice Plan
  • Aetna Medicare Platinum Plan
  • Aetna Medicare Select Plan
  • Aetna Medicare Value Plan
  • Ambetter from Coordinated Care
  • Amerigroup from Apple Health/Medicaid
  • Anthem
  • Asuris
  • Basic Health Plan from Washington Apple Health/Medicaid
  • BridgeSpan
  • BridgeSpan (2018 Health Benefit Exchange)
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Plan of Washington from Apple Health/Medicaid
  • Coordinated Care from Apple Health/Medicaid
  • Coventry
  • First Choice Health Network
  • First Health- Through Coventry
  • Greatwest Healthcare
  • Health Plan
  • Healthy Options from Washington Apple Health/Medicaid
  • Humana
  • Humana Gold Plus
  • Humana Gold Plus DE-SHP
  • Interplan (formerly Healthsmart)
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Kaiser Permanente Core and Flex (2018 Health Benefit Exchange)
  • Labor and Industry (L&I)
  • LifeWise Connect Essential Network (2018 Health Benefit Exchange)
  • LifeWise Exchange Plan
  • Maritime Medical Act
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare Advantage
  • Molina Healthcare from Apple Health/Medicaid
  • Motor Vehicle Accident (MVA)
  • Multiplan (Private Healthcare Systems or PHCS)
  • Premera (2018 Health Benefit Exchange)
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Premera Blue Cross Medicare Advantage
  • Premera Blue Cross Medicare Advantage Classic
  • Premerea Blue Cross Medicare Advantage Classic Plus
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Regence Blue Shield
  • Regence Med Advantage + Rx Classic
  • Regence MedAdvantage Basic
  • Tricare Prime Standard and Extra
  • Uniform Medical Plan
  • Uniform Services Family Health
  • United Healthcare (UHC)
  • United Healthcare Dual Complete Medicare Advantage/Medicaid
  • Zenith Administrators
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Education

University of Washington
medical school, 2011
Virginia Mason Medical Center
internship, Dermatology, 2012
University of Washington Dermatology Residency
residency, Dermatology, 2015

Board Certifications

American Board of Dermatology
Dermatology

Clinical Interests

  • Abrasion
  • Acanthosis Nigricans
  • Acne
  • Acne Scar
  • Acquired Lipodystrophy
  • Actinic Cheilitis
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Acute Generalized Exanthematous Pustulosis
  • Ainhum
  • Albinism
  • Allergic Contact Dermatitis
  • Allergic Urticaria
  • Allergic Vasculitis
  • Alopecia
  • Alopecia Areata
  • Anal Warts
  • Angioma
  • Angiosarcoma
  • Angular Cheilitis
  • Anhidrosis
  • Aphthous Ulcers
  • Atrophie Blanche
  • Atypical Mole
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bedbugs
  • Benign Neoplasm Of Skin
  • Benign Neoplasm Of Skin Of Lip
  • Biopsy Of External Ear
  • Biopsy Of Eyelid
  • Biopsy Of Lip
  • Biopsy Of Nail
  • Birthmark
  • Blau Syndrome
  • Blister
  • Blistering Disorder
  • Brittle Nails
  • Bruising
  • Bullous Disease
  • Burns
  • Cafe Au Lait Spots
  • Calcinosis Cutis
  • Cancer Of Eyelid
  • Cancer Of Skin
  • Candidiasis
  • Carbuncle
  • Cellulite
  • Cellulitis
  • Cellulitis Of Buttock
  • Cellulitis Of Neck
  • Cellulitis Of Trunk
  • Chemodenervation Eccrine Glands Of Axilla
  • Cherry Angioma
  • Cold Sore
  • Condylomata Acuminata
  • Congenital Dermal Melanocytosis
  • Contact And Allergic Dermatitis Of Eyelid
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Corns
  • Cosmetic Botox
  • Crabs
  • Cradle Cap
  • Cryotherapy Of Skin
  • Cutaneous Amyloidosis
  • Cutaneous Horn
  • Cutaneous Larva Migrans
  • Cutaneous Lymphoma
  • Cutaneous Vasculitis
  • Cyst
  • Dermabrasion
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Herpetiformis
  • Dermatofibrosarcoma
  • Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans
  • Dermatographism
  • Dermatomycoses
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Dermatophytosis
  • Destruction Benign Lesions
  • Destruction Premalignant Lesion
  • Drug Reaction
  • Dry Scalp
  • Dry Skin
  • Dyschromia
  • Dyshidrosis
  • Dyskeratosis Congenita
  • Dyskeratosis Follicularis
  • Dyspigmentation Of Eyelid
  • Dysplastic Nevus
  • Ear Melanoma
  • Eczema
  • Eczematous Dermatitis Of Eyelid
  • Edema Of Eyelid
  • Electrolysis
  • Epidermoid Cysts
  • Epidermolysis Bullosa
  • Erythema
  • Erythema Migrans
  • Erythema Multiforme
  • Erythema Nodosum
  • Erythematosquamous Dermatosis
  • Erythroderma
  • Erythromelalgia
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Excision Of Lesion
  • Face Melanoma
  • Facial Veins
  • First Degree Burns
  • Folliculitis
  • Freckles
  • Furrowed Tongue
  • Furuncle
  • Generalized Hyperhidrosis
  • Genital Herpes, Female
  • Genital Herpes, Male
  • Genital Warts
  • Geographic Tongue
  • Glomangioma
  • Glomus Tumor
  • Glossitis
  • Graft Versus Host Disease
  • Granuloma Annulare
  • Granuloma Inguinale
  • Growth On Head
  • Growth On Neck
  • Hair Diseases
  • Hair Transplant
  • Hairy Tongue
  • Hand Dermatitis
  • Hand Melanoma
  • Head And Neck Melanoma
  • Head Cyst
  • Head Lump
  • Head Papilloma
  • Hemangiomas
  • Henoch-Schoenlein Purpura
  • Herpes
  • Herpes Zoster
  • Herpetic Whitlow
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hirsutism
  • Hyperhidrosis
  • Hyperkeratosis
  • Hyperpigmentation Of Eyelids
  • Hypertrichosis
  • Hypertrichosis Of Eyelid
  • Hypopigmented Nipple Lesion
  • Hypotrichosis Of Eyelid
  • Ichthyosis
  • Impetigo
  • Incision Drainage Abscess
  • Inclusion Cyst
  • Inflammation Of The Eyelid
  • Ingrown Hair
  • Insect Bites
  • Intertrigo
  • Isotretinoin
  • Itching
  • Itchy Ear
  • Keloid
  • Keratin Cyst
  • Keratoacanthoma
  • Keratoderma
  • Keratosis
  • Keratosis Pilaris
  • Kerion
  • Lentigo
  • Leukocytoclastic Vasculitis
  • Leukoplakia
  • Lice
  • Lichen Nitidus
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lichen Sclerosis
  • Lichen Sclerosus Of Penis
  • Lichen Simplex
  • Linear Atrophy
  • Linear Iga Bullous Disease
  • Lip Disease
  • Lipoma
  • Liquid Nitrogen
  • Livedo Reticularis
  • Livedoid Vasculopathy
  • Liver Spots
  • Localized Scleroderma
  • Lymphangiomas
  • Malassezia Furfur
  • Malignant Melanoma
  • Malignant Melanoma Of Eyelid
  • Malignant Neoplasm Of Lip
  • Malignant Neoplasm Of Skin Appendages
  • Mastocytosis
  • Melanoma
  • Melanoma On Ear
  • Melanoma On Face
  • Melasma
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Milia
  • Miliaria
  • Miliaria Rubra
  • Mole Examination
  • Mole Removal
  • Molluscum Contagiosum
  • Mongolian Spot
  • Mucinosis
  • Mucklewells Syndrome
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Nail Diseases
  • Neck Papilloma
  • Necrobiosis Lipoidica
  • Nephrogenic Systemic Fibrosis
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Nevus
  • Ocular Dermatitis
  • Ocular Eczema
  • Ocular Rosacea
  • Onychia
  • Onychomycosis
  • Panniculitis
  • Papa Syndrome
  • Papule
  • Parapsoriasis
  • Parasitic Eyelid Infestation
  • Paronychia
  • Patch Tests
  • Pemphigoid
  • Pemphigus
  • Perioral Dermatitis
  • Pernio
  • Petechiae
  • Photodamage
  • Photosensitivity
  • Pickers Nodule
  • Pigmented Hairy Epidermal Nevus
  • Pigmented Lesion
  • Pilar Cyst
  • Pimples
  • Pityriasis
  • Plantar Wart
  • Poison Ivy
  • Poison Oak
  • Porphyria
  • Port Wine
  • Pre-Cancers Of The Skin
  • Pressure Ulcer
  • Prurigo
  • Pruritus
  • Pseudofolliculitis Barbae
  • Psoriasis
  • Purpura
  • Pustule
  • Pyoderma
  • Pyoderma Gangrenosum
  • Pyoderma Skin Infection
  • Pyogenic Granuloma
  • Ridged Nails
  • Rosacea
  • Salmon Patches
  • Scab
  • Scabies
  • Scaly Skin
  • Sebaceous Hyperplasia
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Sebum
  • Second Degree Sunburn
  • Sensitive Skin
  • Sezary Syndrome
  • Skin Abnormalities
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Bullae
  • Skin Chemosurgery
  • Skin Examination
  • Skin Spots
  • Skin Tag
  • Skin Ulcer
  • Sneddon Wilkinson
  • Soft Tissue Radionecrosis
  • Solar Dermatitis
  • Squamous Carcinoma In Situ
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma Of Skin Of Lip
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma Of The Skin
  • Staphylococcus
  • Stasis Dermatitis
  • Strawberry Mark
  • Striae
  • Subacute Cutaneous Lupus
  • Subcutaneous Lipomas
  • Sun Damage
  • Sunburn
  • Sunspots
  • Sweating Problem
  • Sweet's Syndrome
  • Tattoo Removal
  • Telangiectasia
  • Telogen Effluvium
  • Tetracycline
  • Tinea
  • Tinea Blanca
  • Tinea Capitis
  • Tinea Corporis
  • Tinea Cruris
  • Tinea Manus
  • Tinea Nigra
  • Tinea Pedis
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Tongue Pain
  • Tongue Sores
  • Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  • Trachonychia
  • Trichilemmal Cyst
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Urticaria
  • Variation In Hair Color
  • Vascular Lesions
  • Vasculitis
  • Viral Exanthem
  • Vitiligo
  • Warts
  • Whitlow
  • Wrinkles
  • Xanthoma
  • Xerosis
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Languages

  • English

Practice Locations

Laura C. Swanson practices at one location

The Polyclinic Madison Center
Affiliated Facilities
  • Swedish Cherry Hill
  • Swedish First Hill