Dr. Peter Katz, MD

Dr. Peter Katz, MD

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Dermatology  ·  
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39 y/o
(139)

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Dr. Peter Katz, MD is a dermatologist in Appleton, WI and has been practicing for 7 years. He specializes in dermatology.Read his story

Forefront Dermatology - Appleton

3935 N Lightning Dr

Appleton, WI 54913
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Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Skin Infections
very high
more than 95% of peers
Acne
very high
more than 92% of peers
Rash
high
more than 84% of peers

Dr. Katz'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. Katz's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Katz "Dr. Katz is a Board-Certified Dermatologist who is knowledgeable in the latest treatment protocols for skin diseases and conditions. Professional areas of interest include early skin cancer detection and treatments of rosacea, eczema and atopic dermatitis, acne, psoriasis, vitiligo, warts, molluscum, skin allergies, rashes, dermatologic surgery for skin cancer and problematic growths, surgical treatment of rhinophyma and laser tattoo removal."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Katz "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*

31  Conditions Treated

12  Procedures

  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Laser Tattoo Removal
  • Mole Removal
  • Pulsed Dye Laser Treatment
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Tattoo Removal
  • Wart Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Wisconsin.

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

  • University Of Wisconsin-Whitewater
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center-Milwaukee
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • University Of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Katz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Dermatology, Member
  • American Contact Dermatitis Society, Member
  • American Medical Association, Member

Dr. Katz's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Katz to family and friends
139 total reviews (81 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (139)

  • 5
    (125)
  • 4
    (11)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Katz'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 (81)

Dr. Katz does an excellent job. He along with his staff do a thorough and very professional exam. He takes time with patients to explain everything and answer questions, and also provides recommendations and choices for treatment options.
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Dr. Katz is friendly and answered any question I had. I was very comfortable with him. I don't question his competence.
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I already have recommended Dr. Katz to others if they need a dermatologist. I've been seeing him for post basal cell followups for many years now. I feel very comfortable with him and his staff. Other family members have seen him as well. The only issue I have is with the staff - twice they...more
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Very thorough. Good explanation of findings and solutions.
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Dr. Katz and all the staff at Forefront Dermatology are amazing. Scheduling my appointment was quick and easy. Dr. Katz was professional, caring, and friendly. Thoroughly explained the procedure and answered all of my questions. Highly recommend him!
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