Dr. Karl Kellawan Jr, MD

Dr. Karl Kellawan Jr, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
64 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Karl Kellawan Jr, MD is a dermatologist in Centerville, OH and has been practicing for 31 years. He specializes in dermatology.Read his story

Forefront Dermatology - Centerville

400 N Main St

Centerville, OH 45459
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Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 91% of peers
Excision of Skin Cancer
very high
more than 91% of peers
Actinic Keratosis
very high
more than 90% of peers

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Dr. Kellawan Jr's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kellawan Jr "Dr. Kellawan is a Board-Certified Dermatologist who is knowledgeable in the latest treatment protocols for skin diseases and conditions. Professional areas of interest include comprehensive acne treatments to minimize scarring, early skin cancer detection and treatments of rosacea, eczema and atopic dermatitis, psoriasis, vitiligo, warts, molluscum, skin allergies and rashes. The biggest difference I have made is in the lives of several of my patients is that they are still alive because of the early diagnosis of a melanoma. - Karl K. Kellawan, MD"

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kellawan Jr "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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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

32  Conditions Treated


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11  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • 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 Tag Removal
  • Wart Treatment

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

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.


  • Andrews University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • Loma Linda University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Wm Beaumont Amc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Letterman Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Andrews University
    Other Education | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kellawan Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Dermatology, Member
  • American College of Phlebology, Member
  • Cincinnati Dermatological Association, Member
  • Montgomery County Medical Society, Member
  • Ohio Dermatological Association, Member
  • Ohio Society for Dermatological Surgery, Member
  • Ohio State Medical Association, Member

Dr. Kellawan Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kellawan Jr to family and friends
55 total reviews (36 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (55)

  • 5
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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Kellawan Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (36)

Dr. Kellawan has and does provide a very good environment for office visits. Always interested in how things are going and takes the time to listen to exactly what you have to say. The office assistants are all very helpful as well. From the sum of my experiences with Dr. Kellawan, all of them...more
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Does not listen nor hear what is being said to him. Not interested in medical history. In a hurry.
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Each time a random rash makes way to our family (diagnoses: severe poison ivy and severe/rare presentation of contact dermatitis) Dr. Karl Kallawan's staff quickly schedules us in. Him and his staff got me a return to work note faxed to my place of employment in under 30 minutes and he went out of...more
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Excellent as always! My wife and I have been coming to him for around 20 years.
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I have been a patient of Dr. Kellawan for over 21 years and I'm on this earth because of his accidental but amazing discovery of what turned out to be a melanoma. I wasn't the patient , my father was. He kindly looked at it and within a week I was being taken care of by a surgical oncologist and...more
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