Dr. Kristine Hess, MD

Dermatology ·  Female · Age 65

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Dr. Kristine Hess, MD is a dermatologist in Marion, IN and has been practicing for 34 years. She specializes in dermatology.


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Dr. Hess' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Skin Infections
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Itchy Skin
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hess treats Itchy Skin more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Hess treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Dermatitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hess treats Dermatitis more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Hess treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Hess' conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Canker Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Dry Skin
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Detergents
  • 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
  • Hives
  • Itchy Skin
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Psoriasis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Scabies
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Telogen Effluvium
  • Warts

About Me

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 ac...

Specialties

  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

Education

1985
Indiana University / School Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
1982
Meth Hospital Grad Med Center
Internship Hospital
1981
Indiana University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1977
Purdue University / Main Campus
Undergraduate School
1985
1982
1981
1977

Awards

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American Academy of Dermatology, Member
  • Grant County Medical Society, Member
  • Indiana State Medical Association, Member

Dr. Hess' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hess

3.7

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
60%
(6)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
30%
(3)
1 Star
10%
(1)

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Dr. Hess is very thorough and communicates what she is doing during treatments. I feel she has my best health as her primary goal. I had experiences with 3 other dermatologists and did not feel this way. When people ask me where to seek care for skin issues I refer them to her office.
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As always , pleasant and generally on time, appreciate
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