Dr. Krathen sees patients in the Dermatology Associates Palm Beach Gardens and Palm City offices. Dr. Richard Krathen is a South Florida native board-certified in dermatology. He graduated summa cum laude from Washington University in St. Louis with a degree in chemistry. He proceeded to Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, achieving high honor for graduating in the top ten of his class. He remained at Baylor College of Medicine for internship and residency in dermatology at the world class Texas Medical Center. Dr. Krathen then completed a fellowship in Mohs surgery and Procedural Dermatology at the Dayton Skin Surgery Center in Kettering, Ohio. This fellowship involved intensive training in Mohs and reconstructive surgery, laser surgery, and cosmetics. Dr. Krathen has received numerous awards and recognition, including the Alpha Omega Alpha Award and Honors in Basic Sciences from Baylor College of Medicine. He has published over 23 articles in professional journals about dermatology and dermatologic surgery. He has also presented scientific studies and papers at various national professional meetings. When not in the office, he enjoys spending time with his wife and three daughters.


Years Experience: 17

Dr. Krathen's Specialties

Dr. Krathen's Education & Training

Medical School
Baylor College Of Medicine; Graduated 2002


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Dr. Krathen's Accepted Insurance

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Insurance Plans

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Ambetter Sunshine Balanced MRF

Dr. Krathen's Office Information & Appointments

This physician has multiple office locations. See Office Information for details.


Palm City

3654 SW 30th Ave
Palm City, FL 34990

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Tel: (561) 544-7389

Fax: Not Available

Practice Website: rkdermatology.com

Accepting New Patients: Yes

Medicare Accepted: Yes

Medicaid Accepted: Yes

M 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
T 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
W 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
T 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
F 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
S Closed
S Closed

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