Dr. Dara Spearman, MD

Dermatology  |  
Female  |  
Age 36
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Dr. Dara Spearman, MD
Dr. Spearman grew up in Jenison, MI. She has practiced dermatology both in West Michigan as well as Southeast Wisconsin. She now resides in Byron Center, MI with her husband and their three active boys. Dr. Spearman's clinical interests include cosmetic dermatology, ethnic skin care and skin cancer treatment. What is most enjoyable about what I do is that I can make a difference, which has always been my motivation. That’s worth committing myself to doing it in a way that’s most appropriate and effective for each individual in my care. - Dara Spearman, MD, FAAD

4362 Cascade Rd SE Ste 206

Grand Rapids, MI 49546

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Dr. Dara Spearman, MD

Dr. Dara Spearman, MD

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Care Philosophy

Forefront Dermatology is committed to providing the most innovative, leading-edge and appropriate medical dermatology solutions for healthy and beautiful skin. Whether you're suffering from an unexplained chronic skin condition, are embarrassed by acne or want a thorough skin cancer screening, we help detect problems before they become critical, physically or emotionally, and treat all diseases involving the skin, hair and nails. Our patients come to us with medical problems they can see and feel. We respect their unique reactions to these conditions, and we understand the effect they have on their lives. We address each patient with empathy, and we design personalized treatment recommendations that respect the whole person, inside and out.
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Dr. Spearman's Experience

Dr. Spearman's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Dermatology
  • Board certified in Dermatology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

Conditions Treated

  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Birthmark
  • Dry Skin
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Folliculitis
  • Hives
  • Itchy Skin
  • Keloid Scar
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lipomas
  • Mole
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Plantar Wart
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Warts
  • Wrinkles


  • Botox® Injection
  • Chemical Peel
  • Dermal Filler
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Mole Removal
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Wart Removal

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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.


  • Hope College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • University Of Mi Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Oakwood Health System
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University Of Michigan Health System
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Spearman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Dermatology, Member

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Dr. Spearman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Spearman to family and friends
based on 18 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Spearman's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in Fort Wayne |
I waited 3 months for my appointment, then was rescheduled for 1 week later by her office. We agreed upon a set price for removal of skin tags at my initial consult, however, on my appointment day, Dr Spearman reneged and said she would only remove half of them for the agreed on price. Also, the office did not return my phone messages when I tried to scedule initially.
in Grand Rapids, MI |
I recently visited Forefront Dermatology to see Dr. Spearman. I struggle with severe headaches which has caused premature aging and wrinkles in my brow and forehead. Dr. Spearman suggested Xeomin. Her knowledge and expertise was apparent in our conversations and she made me feel very confident and comfortable with the entire procedure. I am absolutely thrilled with the results and will return to Dr. Spearman and her staff. They have gained a lifetime client in me.
in Muskegon, MI |
Educated, friendly, eloquent, prompt, have recommended her to clients, friends and family! The best! I will see no one else!
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