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This provider sees patients at the following locations:


Dermatology Scenery Park State College
200 Scenery Drive
State College, PA 16801
Mohs Surgery Scenery Park II
100 Scenery Dr
State College, PA 16801

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  1. He or she does not see patients in the outpatient clinic setting.
  2. He or she sees patients, but has not yet received the minimum number of Patient Satisfaction Reviews. To be eligible for display, we require a minimum of 30 surveys. This ensures that the rating is accurate and statistically reliable.
  3. He or she is a community provider, not a Geisinger-employed provider. Community providers tend to see patients in their own private outpatient practices, which we do not survey.

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Wood, Lance D, MD Visit Geisinger.org for information on Lance D Wood, MD. Find contact information, medical education, affiliated hospitals and more.
Overall Rating:
4.8 out of 5
1 181 ratings
34 comments

Practicing Specialties:

  • Dermatology, Board Certified, 2012
  • MOHS Surgery

Education:

  • Penn State College of Medicine 2008

Residency:

  • The Milton S. Hershey Medical Center 2012

Fellowship:

  • Geisinger Medical Center 2013
    Procedural Dermatology

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to care provider-related questions on our nationally recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our survey >
1. Friendliness/courtesy of provider
- 4.9 out of 5
2. Provider explanations of prob/condition
- 4.8 out of 5
3. Provider concern for questions/worries
- 4.9 out of 5
4. Provider efforts to include in decisions
- 4.8 out of 5
5. Provider information about medications
- 4.8 out of 5
6. Provider instructions for follow-up care
- 4.8 out of 5
7. Provider spoke using clear language
- 4.9 out of 5
8. Time provider spent with patient
- 4.8 out of 5
9. Patients' confidence in provider
- 4.9 out of 5
10. Likelihood of recommending provider
- 4.8 out of 5

Patient Comments:

The comments are submitted by patients (or their caregivers) and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Geisinger. Learn more about our survey >
Apr 7
I discovered I had a malignant skin cancer and my appointment was a brief surgical procedure to address this. Dr. Wood was wonderful! He explained everything to me and may me feel very at ease. He was compassionate, kind, and I felt his demeanor helped me to relax. He made me feel like a partner in my health care rather than just a patient. That was very important to me.
March 28
Dr. Wood and his staff were excellent.
March 21
Dr Wood is an extremely nice person, caring and shows much concern for his patient.
March 15
Doctor has a very good, congenial way of putting patience at ease
March 2
Total 'team' took special care because of wifes concern for BLOOD- special treatment of f/w care in office.
March 1
D. Wood was very polite and professional but it was clear he had not done this before. Needed instructions on how to do it. Admitted they do not do this procedure very often, and I believe he had never done it. Would likely go somewhere else if I had to do it again.
Feb 22
Very good.
Feb 8
Your survey is too long and it is difficult to get my answers to "take" on the form. That's why there are blanks. I did answer very good for all.
Feb 4
Dr. Wood was very informative. Very efficient.
Feb 1
Already recommended.
Feb 1
Dr. Woods is very professional with an excellent "bedside" manner. He took the time to explain what he was doing and why. While doing the procedure he talked to me which made me feel more comfortable.
Jan 25
Dr. Wood made me feel comfortable & confident. He was friendly & knowledgeable & concerned. Overall he was great.
Jan 25
By far the most respectful dr. I have ever been treated by. Respectful of patients & coworkers as well as family members.
Jan 7
Superb experience!
Dec 1, 2015
Dr. Wood performed a procedure where he froze an area of skin with a "raspberry mark" on it, using an aerosol canister, saying that it would be a quick and simple procedure. Two weeks later the area is still scarred and discolored. It looks like it may have been badly frostbitten. I was not informed of what to realistically expect in terms of discomfort or healing time for this area.
Nov 4, 2015
I couldn't have ask for better doctors. They are very caring and supportive.
Oct 28, 2015
good
Sep 24, 2015
Dr. Woods is terrific. This is second time I have had him for surgery to remove basal cells. Each time, he was professional and yet displayed excellent patient care. He explained what was about to occur and helped to make me comfortable. Without any prompting, he discussed how the scars could be treated and seemed to truly care about how I felt about the surgery and outcomes.
Sep 17, 2015
I have recommended *Dr. Wood to friends & family - one of the best physicians I have had! Thank-you!!
Sep 16, 2015
Dr. Wood and his staff and true professionals dedicated to their patients needs. I can always count on them to provide me with quality care.
Sep 3, 2015
Excellent!
Aug 12, 2015
everything wasgood
Aug 3, 2015
Excellent staff & doctor!!!
Jul 28, 2015
You need help with your survey construction. a start would be adding a not apply choice. For example, I did not use medications
Jul 27, 2015
I saw his care & concern for my father previously so I chose him for my minor surgery as well.
Jul 7, 2015
Dr. Lance Wood is an awesome doctor.
June 29, 2015
*Dr. Wood has been excellent throughout my treatments.
June 25, 2015
Dr. Wood was friendly & jovial. He put me at ease and explained the whole process.
June 15, 2015
Dr. Wood and his staff always take very good care of me.
June 2, 2015
Dr. Wood is an exceptional clinician.
May 19, 2015
At the end of the examination I wasn't told if I should wait in the exam room after I dressed or just go to the checkout. I waited in the exam room for awhile then decided I would just leave. Maybe there should be a Call button for the nurse in the exam room, or a sign that says "please wait here after you finish dressing" or "please proceed to the checkout after you finish dressing."
May 13, 2015
Good
May 12, 2015
He made sure to answer all of my questions
May 11, 2015
Top notch in all regards!