Andrea Garrett, MD, FAAD
Board-Certified Dermatologist
4.6 /5
524 reviews
google
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr. Andrea Garrett, her assistant and front office staff were friendly and professional. The entire process from scheduling an appointment to leaving the office was an easy and hassle free process. Dr. Garrett was great at explaining and communicating processes, and very knowledgeable.
google
4.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr Garrett was excellent however I waited over 30 minutes to be called from waiting room.
google
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
I had my annual skin check today. Andrea Garrett is very thorough. She found a thing on my leg & froze it off. Also had a biopsy done. Pretty painless. Her demeanor is calming. I have been going to her for about 4 years. I would recommend her in a heartbeat. I have done so, actually
google
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
A well-run practice. Dr Garrett was warm, competent, and clear.
google
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Very efficient staff and great explanation on issue.
google
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr. Garrett is kind, knowledgeable and made me feel like she was really able to help me. After seeing 5 other doctors who were not helpful, I am so grateful to be a patient of Dr. Garrett’s! The office staff are also good and have kept appointment timings.
google
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
She take time with you and explain your treatment for your condition I love it the place
google
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr Garrett was very professional and did a great job on my squamous surgery!
healthgrades
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr. Garrett diagnosed an ongoing condition I was experiencing. She explored a couple of options and recommended a treatment regimen. A few days after the visit I am seeing marked improvement. I am pleased with the direction the situation is headed.
google
4.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Prompt, friendly and professional.
Education

Undergraduate Degree:
University of Missouri, MO

Medical Degree:
University of Missouri School of Medicine, MO

Dermatology Residency:
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, WI

Certificates
Board-Certified Dermatologist (American Board of Dermatology)
Professional Memberships
American Academy of Dermatology
American Contact Dermatitis Society
American Society of Mohs Surgery
Achievements
Conley Scholar- medical school pre-acceptance as a high school senior
Curator’s Scholarship
Bright Flight Scholarship
Robert C. Byrd Scholarship
National Merit Special Scholarship
Memorial Community Hospital Health Professions Scholarship
1999 Phi Lambda Upsilon Award: Outstanding Senior in Biochemistry
1998 Department of Biochemistry Junior Outstanding Student Award
1997 Department of Biochemistry Sophomore Outstanding Student Award
1996 Gamma Sigma Delta Sophomore Scholastic Award:Top Student in the School of Agriculture
1998-1999 Phi Lambda Upsilon- Chemistry Honor Society, Vice President
1997-1999 University of Missouri Honors College Student Ambassador
1997-1999 Gamma Sigma Delta Honor Society: top 5% of School of Agriculture
1997-1999 Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society: top 7.5% of MU class
1996-1999 Phi Eta Simga Honor Society: recognize high scholastic achievement of freshman
MU Intramural Rec Sports Championships: basketball, golf, volleyball
University of Missouri Medical Scholarship
1999-2003 Medical Student Affairs Council representative, President 2003
1999-2001 Curriculum Board Student Member
2003 Graduation Committee
2001-2003 Conley/Bryant Scholar Admissions Committee
2001 Honor Council Chairperson/Member
2001-2003 Mutation Staff- medical school yearbook
2000-2001 University of Missouri School of Medicine Tour Guide
1999-2001 Champs/Tar-wars Volunteer
1999-2001 Jefferson City MO- Free Health Clinic Volunteer
2002 Medical Student Affairs Council Art Contest 2nd place
MU intramural Rec Sports Championships: flag football
Publications

Sadowski EA, Bennett LK, Chan MR, Wentland AL, Garrett AL, Garrett RW, Djamali A. Nephrogenic systemic fibrosis: risk factors and incidence estimation. Radiology. 2007
Apr;243(1):148-57. Epub 2007 Jan 31.
Bennett LK, Garrett AL. Nephrogenic systemic fibrosis: is gadolinium the missing piece to the puzzle? Cutis. 2008 May;81(5):421-6.
Gary S. Wood, Chung-Hong Hu, Andrea L. Garrett. Parapsoriasis and Pityriasis. In: Fitzpatrick’s Dermatology in General Medicine Online Edition. 7th Ed. 2008