Print This PageBookmark this PageEmail this Page

Stephen Spates, M.D.

View Curriculum Vitae

After graduating summa cum laude from the College of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, Dr. Stephen Spates earned his medical degree from the University of Iowa College of Medicine. He then completed his internship in internal medicine at Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center and his dermatology residency at The University of Colorado. Dr. Spates was then awarded a fellowship in Dermatologic (Mohs) Surgery at the University of Colorado.

Dr. Spates' research focuses on metastatic skin cancer and diagnostic techniques. He has published widely and presented his findings at numerous medical conferences. In addition, he has written textbook chapters on melanoma and nonmelanoma skin cancer for primary care physicians. Dr. Spates, considered one of the country's most talented cutaneous surgeons, is on the faculty for the annual cutaneous surgery and anatomy course at the University of California, San Diego. At The Dermatology Group, his work includes both skin cancer treatment and cosmetic surgery.

You can find out more about Stephen Spates, M.D., one of the board-certified New Jersey dermatologists at our practice, by scheduling your appointment online or calling (973) 571-2121 to speak with a health professional. The Dermatology Group provides 24-hour on-call service and offers extended hours for convenient scheduling.

Board Certifications American Board of Dermatology
American College of Mohs Surgery
Education

Medical School

University of Iowa College of Medicine

Internship

Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center – Internal Medicine

Residency

University of Colorado – Dermatology

Fellowship

University of Colorado – Dermatologic (Mohs) Surgery