Dr. Kathleen Joyce, MD

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Dr. Kathleen Joyce, MD is a Dermatologist in Wellesley, MA. Dr. Joyce has more experience with Cosmetic Skin Procedures than other specialists in her area. She is affiliated with medical facilities such as Emerson Hospital and Lowell General Hospital. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Joyce to book an appointment.

Dr. Joyce

Adult & Pediatric Dermatology, PC - Wellesley, MA

386 Washington St Wellesley, MA 2481
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Joyce

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Joyce treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Joyce treats other conditions, please contact the office at (781) 235-1533.

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. Joyce is experienced in the area of Cosmetic Skin Procedures. See the graph below to learn more about her experience.

Based on claims data for 10 conditions and procedures

Treatments
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Hair Loss
Acne
Excision of Skin Lesion
Skin Discoloration
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Dr. Joyce's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acanthosis Nigricans
  • Acne
  • Acne Treatment
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Boil
  • Botox® Injection
  • Cancer
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Cosmetic Botox® Injection
  • Dermatitis
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Dry Skin
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Cosmetics
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Excision
  • 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
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Keloid Scar
  • Kybella Treatment for Submental Fat
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Melanoma Screening
  • Melasma
  • Microneedling
  • Mole Evaluation
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Plantar Wart
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Primary Hyperhidrosis
  • Psoriasis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Spider Veins
  • Telogen Effluvium
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Ultherapy®
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vitiligo
  • Warts
  • XTRAC® Excimer Laser Treatment

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Dr. Joyce's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Joyce

5.0

Based on 109 ratings

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4 Stars
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She makes the patient feel comfortable and confident
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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Jan 12, 2022
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Very helpful — I came in expecting only a consult, but she was able to perform the procedure while I was there
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Jan 04, 2022
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First time being seen at this location. Very thorough. Very pleasant. Covid protocols taken very seriously.
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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Linda B. – Dec 29, 2021
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It was my first visit. I found the office to be clean. Dr. Joyce was friendly and easy to consult with. And the nurse and staff were also friendly and professional. And the injection treatment I received were mostly painless! I would definitely recommend Dr. Joyce!
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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Dec 29, 2021
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Dr Joyce always professional and answers all my questions.
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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Dec 28, 2021
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Dr. Joyce and her team are absolutely phenomenal. They are professional, highly skilled and kind. Dr. Joyce is a lovely woman who tells you what she thinks without ambiguity and is completely straightforward in discussing your skin health. She is also very accommodating about fitting in emergency appointments and consults. She has been one of the best doctors I’ve had. She also takes care of my 25 year-old child, who’s skin looks the best it ever has. I cannot recommend her highly enough.
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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Kate Moore – Dec 23, 2021
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Full body check, biopsy
What went well
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Dec 17, 2021
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I've been a patient for more than 10 years. Dr. Joyce is exceptionally knowledgeable and explains everything involved in my care.
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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Dec 16, 2021
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Friendly and thorough.
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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Dec 15, 2021
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Dr Joyce and staff are always very pleasant and professional.
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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Dec 14, 2021
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A wonderful experience! Very 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 09, 2021
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It’s always lovely to see Dr. Joyce. She is so skilled and very pleasant. Also today she was able to give me a full body skin check which I was overdue for and hadn’t scheduled ??
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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Angela – Dec 09, 2021
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Very personable, knowledgeable and thorough.
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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George – Dec 09, 2021
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Dr Joyce was both incredibly kind and helpful. She addressed all of my concerns and I definitely recommend her. Will be following up annually without hesitation.
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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Dec 06, 2021
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Everything was on time. The people were all very friendly and helpful and took time to explain the procedures. Most of all, Dr. Joyce is very thorough and careful.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Didn't explain conditions well
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R. Mayer – Dec 01, 2021
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Today was a skin check and Dr Joyce always puts me at ease! Her staff is just as wonderful!
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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Christine Pelletier – Nov 23, 2021
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Very thorough and great bedside manner :)
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Nov 23, 2021
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Dr Joyce is great! Professional, smart, kind. I would highly recommend her for any/all services at APDerm
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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Jennifer – Nov 22, 2021
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I would definitely recommend Dr Joyce for all dermatology needs
What went well
  • Staff friendliness
  • Listened & answered questions
What could be improved
No results
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Paul – Nov 16, 2021
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Excellent visit. I could not be more pleased!
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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Rev Peter Quinn – Nov 04, 2021
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Care Philosophy

APDerm is committed to providing our patients with the highest quality dermatology care at our convenient locations across New England. Since 1992, our...Read more

Biography

Kathleen M. Joyce, MD is taking new patients at our Wellesley and Waltham locations. Dr. Joyce has been part of Adult & Pediatric Dermatology since 2008....Read more

Specialties

  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

Education

San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium
Residency Hospital
Malcolm Grow Usaf Med Center
Internship Hospital

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Kathleen Joyce, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Joyce has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Kathleen Joyce, MD accepting new patients?

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Does Dr. Kathleen Joyce, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Kathleen Joyce, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Joyce frequently treats Cosmetic Skin Procedures. See all practice areas where Dr. Joyce specializes.

Where is Dr. Kathleen Joyce, MD's office located?

Dr. Joyce's office is located at 386 Washington St, Wellesley, MA 2481. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Adult & Pediatric Dermatology, PC - Wellesley, MA

Adult & Pediatric Dermatology, PC - Wellesley, MA386 Washington St Wellesley, MA 2481
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Adult & Pediatric Dermatology, PC - Waltham, MA

Adult & Pediatric Dermatology, PC - Waltham, MA75 3rd Ave Ste 6 Waltham, MA 2451
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Joyce is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Emerson Hospital

Concord, MA

73% Patient Experience Rating, 4% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019)

Lowell General Hospital

Lowell, MA

67% Patient Experience Rating, 2% lower than the national average

Marlborough Hospital

Marlborough, MA

62% Patient Experience Rating, 7% lower than the national average