Dr. Joy McElroy, MD

Dr. Joy McElroy, MD

Dermatology  ·  
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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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Dr. McElroy's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Dermatitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McElroy treats Dermatitis more than 100% of her peers

Dr. McElroy treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Warts
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McElroy treats Warts more than 99% of her peers

Dr. McElroy treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Skin Infections
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McElroy treats Skin Infections more than 99% of her peers

Dr. McElroy treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Dr. McElroy's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acne
Acne Surgery
Actinic Keratosis
Allergic Reaction
Athlete's Foot
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Autoimmune Diseases
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Benign Tumor
Biopsy
Birthmark
Boil
Botox® Injection
Cancer
Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
Cellulitis
Cold Sore
Dermatitis
Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
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
Foot Conditions
Fungal Infections
Fungal Nail Infection
Genital Warts
Granuloma of Skin
Hair Loss
Herpes Simplex Infection
Hidradenitis
Hives
Impetigo
Intertrigo
Jock Itch
Keloid Scar
Leg and Foot Ulcers
Melanoma
Mole Removal
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
Nail and Nail Bed Infection
Psoriasis
Rash
Ringworm
Rosacea
Seborrheic Dermatitis
Seborrheic Keratosis
Shaving of Skin Lesion
Shingles
Skin Biopsy
Skin Cancer
Skin Discoloration
Skin Infections
Skin Surgery
Skin Tag Removal
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Tinea Versicolor
Ulcer
Wart Removal
Warts

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Dermatologic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

Awards

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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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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