Dr. Joy McElroy, MD

Dr. Joy McElroy, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 56
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Dr. Joy McElroy, MD is a dermatologist in Kailua Kona, HI and has been practicing for 28 years. She graduated from University Of Missouri--Columbia School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in dermatology, pediatric dermatology, and more.

77-311 Sunset Dr

Kailua Kona, HI 96740

Contact Information

(808) 329-6355

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Thrivent Financial

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Top Care Areas

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Warts
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dermatitis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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7  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Dermatologic Surgery
  • Occupational Skin Diseases
  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Procedural Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

46  Conditions Treated

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16  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Biopsy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mole Removal
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Wart Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.

Education

  • University Of Missouri / Kansas City Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • University Of Missouri--Columbia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Brown U/Rhode Island & Miriam Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Mayo Clinic-Rochester
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. McElroy has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McElroy's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. McElroy

4.0

Based on 26 reviews

5 Stars
69.23076923076923%
(18)
4 Stars
7.6923076923076925%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
3.8461538461538463%
(1)
1 Star
19.23076923076923%
(5)

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Average Wait Time
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Dr. McElroy's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Scheduling
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I have been coming here for a few years but will not again. Every appointment I have made I have been forced to wait hours past my appointment time to be seen. For this last appointment I was slightly late due to an accident and they would not take me. I drive over 2.5 hours to get here and they...Read More
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My Dr. for 13 years, I thought she was a good dermatologist and cared about me. Then I had a spot on my eyelid and she said she did not know if I would be able to see for a while when she gave me the shot.. When she came in, I was looking up what might happen to my eye, on my phone and she did not...Read More
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Excellent, I trust her completely. Personable, Knowledgeable, patient, and the staff is friendly, and works with you scheduling appointments . I highly recommend her!
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Dr. McElroy is a really good dermatologist. She take time with you and explains procedures.
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I have had difficulty with Eczema for 20 years. When I have a flare up it can be debilitating. Dr. McElroy, has finally found a combination of oinments and antihistamines to effectively treat this condition. I am extremely grateful for this relief. Over the many years I have seen every type of Dr....Read More
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