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Specializes in Dermatology • Male

303 S Walnut St
Seymour, IN 47274
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Schneck Medical Center
411 West Tipton Street
Seymour, IN 47274

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Forefront Dermatology
Seymour Clinic
303 S Walnut St
Seymour, IN 47274
Forefront Dermatology
Columbus Clinic
4020 W Goeller Blvd
Columbus, IN 47201
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    Dr. Cortese Jr.'s Experience

    Dr. Cortese Jr.'s Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Dermatology
    • Family Medicine
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    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Mole Removal
    • Skin Biopsy
    • Skin Cancer Removal
    • Wart Removal
    2
    • Acne
    • Actinic Keratosis
    • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
    • Benign Skin Lesion
    • Dermatitis
    • Dry Skin
    • Folliculitis
    • Fungal Nail Infection
    • Hives
    • Itchy Skin
    • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
    • Psoriasis
    • Rash
    • Ringworm
    • Scabies
    • Seborrheic Keratosis
    • Skin Cancer
    • Warts
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    Background Check for Dr. Cortese Jr.

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Indiana.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    IN UNIV SCH OF MED
    Graduated in 1964

    Internship Hospital

    William N Wishard Memorial Hospital
    Complete in 1965

    Residency Hospital

    Ind U Med Ctr/Ucsf
    Complete in 1967

    Fellowship Hospital

    Letterman Army Rsch Inst

    Undergraduate Schools

    Indiana University
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Cortese Jr. & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Cortese Jr.'s Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cortese Jr. to family and friends

    8 responses
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    Dr. Cortese Jr.'s Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 6 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Cortese Jr.
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    8 responses
    same as
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    8 responses
    same as
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Cortese Jr. accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
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    Office Locations

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    Forefront Dermatology
    Seymour Clinic
    303 S Walnut St
    Seymour, IN 47274
    (812) 358-7705 (Office)
    (317) 849-1895 (Fax)
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    Forefront Dermatology
    Columbus Clinic
    4020 W Goeller Blvd
    Columbus, IN 47201
    (812) 669-0141 (Office)
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    Forefront Dermatology
    Greenwood Clinic
    8325 S Emerson Ave Ste C1
    Indianapolis, IN 46237
    (317) 780-7400 (Office)
    (317) 859-8181 (Fax)
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