Dr. John Welsh, MD

Dr. John Welsh, MD

DermatologyMaleAge 47

Dermatology

Dr. John Welsh, MD is a Dermatologist in Wexford, PA and has over 19 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Welsh has extensive experience in Skin Cancer & Excision, Skin Conditions, and Cosmetic Skin Procedures. He graduated from Drexel University College of Medicine medical school in 2003. His office accepts new patients.

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Forefront Dermatology - Wexford

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Forefront Dermatology - Wexford

Forefront Dermatology - Wexford1000 Stonewood Dr Ste 200 Wexford, PA 15090
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Forefront Dermatology - Bloomfield5750 Centre Ave Ste 500 Pittsburgh, PA 15206
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At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Low Wait Times Patients are usually seen in 10 minutes or less.
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Dr. Welsh's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Welsh

4.8

Based on 152 ratings

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Leads with kindness and concern
Dr. Welsh has excellent manners, received a thorough annual check and he took the time to explain his process and address any concerns; would highly recommend.
What went well
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Mar 23, 2022
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Dr. Welsh remembered my previous problem and checked to see if it was now alright. He completed a full body review to see if there were any additional problems. When he found two, he treated those areas. He also recommended how to use medications.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Joanne Nicoll – Jan 11, 2022
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I have been a patient of Dr. Welsh for many years. I have never sat long in the waiting room, exams are thorough and not rushed, and he explains everything that may be an issue so that I understand the treatment plan. I highly recommend Dr. Welsh for skin care needs.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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M Sullivan – Jan 06, 2022
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whole process is super quick. It seems he had some thing to do and left me with his assistant. not much explanation. The assistant gave me another prescription choice too.
What went well
  • Wait times
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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May 14, 2021
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My primary physician recommended a skin screening and suggested Forefront Dermatology. I choose Dr. John Welsh and was very happy with my decision. Dr. Welsh was very personable and complete with the exam. Will be returning to Dr. Welsh for my annual exams.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Jerry – Jan 22, 2020
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Dr Welsh is very friendly, knowledgeable, thorough, and handles small problems right in the office.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Tom – Dec 13, 2019
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I have seen several Dermatologists over the years. Dr. Welsh is by far the very BEST!
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Tom V – Dec 13, 2019
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fast, thorough, and professional
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Dec 13, 2019
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As always, I was more than satisfied with Dr. Welsh, and his staff, on my most recent visits. Both visits were exactly at time scheduled, services explained in detail, and completed promptly. I would recommend Forefront, especially Dr. Welsh, to friends and family.
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Angelo – Dec 11, 2019
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Thorough, friendly, and efficient, but takes the time to answer all my questions. None better.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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K. Limmer – Dec 09, 2019
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I had the usual thorough full body examination from Dr. Welsh. Both he and his assistant were very personable and professional. I travel about 60 miles because I have such confidence in Dr. Welsh.
What went well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Donovan Curtis – Dec 07, 2019
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Have been seeing Dr. Welsh for years. Always thorough, knowledgeable and professional. Trust him with my life. Literally.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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VoiceOfReason – Dec 06, 2019
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On time and well informed.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Georgina Gutierrez – Dec 03, 2019
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Dr. Welsh is an excellent dermatologist who I have been going to for many years.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Nov 18, 2019
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My appointment with Dr. Welsh was quick and thorough , with great results. I will definitely see him again.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Susan M – Nov 15, 2019
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I am 40 years old with really fair skin. I have been seeing Dr. Welsh for around 10 years now. He is awesome and the best I have seen. He takes his time, knows how to ask about important things. Is very intelligent and knowledgeable about what he is talking about. I would drive at least an hour to see him over going elsewhere.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Ryan from Export – Nov 13, 2019
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Always appreciate the professionalism and efficiency of the doctor and staff. Friendly and personable !
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Nov 13, 2019
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Provides a thorough evaluation and explains very clearly any issues or concerns. More importantly, he is always on time for my appointment. The staff is also very responsible and accommodating.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Nov 12, 2019
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A professional with a personal touch.
What went well
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Theo – Nov 11, 2019
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Dr Welsh is competent and friendly. Easy to talk to and ask questions
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Jean Kaniecki – Nov 05, 2019
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Welsh

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Welsh treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Welsh treats other conditions, please contact the office at (724) 778-3020.

Skin Cancer & Excision

Oncologists diagnose and treat cancers of the skin, including melanoma, basal cell carcinoma, and squamous cell carcinoma.Compare with other Skin Cancer & Excision specialists.

Dr. Welsh is experienced in the area of Skin Cancer & Excision. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 16 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Welsh
Similar Providers
Actinic Keratosis
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Shaving of Skin Lesion
Excision of Skin Lesion
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Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Skin Conditions

Compare with other Skin Conditions specialists.

Dr. Welsh is experienced in the area of Skin Conditions. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 42 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Welsh
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Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Warts
Intertrigo
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
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Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Cosmetic Skin Procedures

Cosmetic dermatologists diagnose and treat condition of the skin that affect appearance, such as age spots, wrinkles, unwanted hair, and acne scars.Compare with other Cosmetic Skin Procedures specialists.

Dr. Welsh is experienced in the area of Cosmetic Skin Procedures. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 10 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Welsh
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Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Shaving of Skin Lesion
Excision of Skin Lesion
Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency
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Dr. Welsh's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Birthmark
  • Boil
  • Canker Sore
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Dry Skin
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Folliculitis
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Genital Warts
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Hair Loss
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Keloid Scar
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma Screening
  • Mohs Defect Reconstruction Surgery
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Mole Evaluation
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Parapsoriasis
  • Pemphigoid
  • Plantar Wart
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Spider Veins
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Telogen Effluvium
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Varicose Eczema
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

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About Me

Care Philosophy

Forefront Dermatology is committed to providing the most innovative, leading-edge and appropriate medical dermatology solutions for healthy and beautiful...Read more

Biography

Dr. John Patrick Welsh was born and raised in the Pittsburgh area. Dr. Welsh spent two years at Trinity College Dublin (Ireland) before returning to the...Read more

Specialties

  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

Education

2003
Drexel University College of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American Academy of Dermatology, Member
  • Pennsylvania Academy of Dermatology, Member
  • Pittsburgh Academy of Dermatology, Member

Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. John Welsh, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Welsh frequently treats Skin Cancer & Excision, Skin Conditions, and Cosmetic Skin Procedures. See all practice areas where Dr. Welsh specializes.

Where is Dr. John Welsh, MD's office located?

Dr. Welsh's office is located at 1000 Stonewood Dr Ste 200, Wexford, PA 15090. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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