Dr. Melissa Wise, MD

Dr. Melissa Wise, MD

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Dermatology  ·  
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Dr. Melissa Wise, MD is a dermatologist in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 13 years. She specializes in dermatology.Read her story

Forefront Dermatology - Louisville

159 S English Station Rd

Louisville, KY 40245
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Wise performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Dermatitis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Actinic Keratosis
very high
more than 87% of peers
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
very high
more than 86% of peers

Dr. Wise's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Wise's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Wise "Dr. Wise is a board-certified dermatologist specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the skin, hair and nails. Her professional areas of interest include skin cancer detection and treatment, treatment for acne, eczema, rosacea, psoriasis and warts, and complex medical dermatology including allergy/patch testing, and skin rejuvenation. As a provider, Dr. Wise focuses on listening to her patients and educating them about their diagnoses and treatment plans. "

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

43  Conditions Treated

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7  Procedures

  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

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

  • Morehead State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Univ Of Louisville Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • University Of Louisville School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Geisinger Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wise has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Dermatology, Member
  • Greater Louisville Medical Society, Member
  • Kentucky Dermatologic Association, Member
  • Kentucky Medical Association, Member

Dr. Wise's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wise to family and friends
95 total reviews (57 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (96)

  • 5
    (90)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Wise's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (57)

Dr. Wise is very thorough and has great bedside manner. She’s listens to her patient’s concerns and takes as much time as necessary to meet her patient’s needs.
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Very good at communicating the facts and options of my case.
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She was very knowledgeable and made me feel very comfortable. It was a great experience. I would highly recommend Dr. Wise.
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Dr. Wise was very competent and professional. She explained the procedure very well.
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Dr. Wise is always personable, and thorough. She caught a serious skin condition several years ago that required surgery. Had it been missed, I might not be here to write this review!
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