Dr. Scott Karlene, MD

Dr. Scott Karlene, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Scott Karlene, MD is a dermatologist in Warren, MI and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Dartmouth College in 1990 and specializes in dermatology.Read his story

3990 E 12 Mile Rd

Warren, MI 48092

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

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Cold Sore
very high
more than 99% of peers
Herpes Simplex Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dry Skin
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Karlene's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Karlene "Certified by the American Board of Dermatology, Dr. Scott B. Karlene is a medical dermatologist who specializes in the treatment of all aspects of the skin with an emphasis on skin malignancies and genetic skin disorders. Dr. Karlene trained at Dartmouth Medical School, Harvard University, and Wayne State University. He is a staff physician at the Detroit Medical Center, Hurley Medical Center, McLaren Regional Medical Center, and Genesys Medical Center. He is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, Michigan State Medical Society, Michigan Dermatological Society, American Medical Association, and the Oakland County Medical Society. Dr. Karlene is also an avid researcher, specializing in animal and plant viruses and their relationships to autoimmune diseases and malignancy. "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Karlene "Healthy is beautiful. "

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

82  Conditions Treated

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20  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facial Peel
  • Hair Removal
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Mole Evaluation
  • Mole Removal
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Screenings
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Wart Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.


  • Dartmouth College
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • New Eng Deaconess Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Wayne State University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Karlene has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Polish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Dermatology, Member
  • American Medical Association, Member
  • Michigan Dermatological Society, Member
  • Michigan State Medical Society, Member
  • Oakland County Medical Society, Member

Dr. Karlene's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Karlene to family and friends
33 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (33)

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  • 3
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  • 1

Dr. Karlene'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 (7)

Ann Marie is amaxng , she goes above and beyond for me. She is smart , knowledgeable and honest . She makes sure I am comfortable and follows up on me after my appointment.
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Dr. Karlene, Dr. Gaffney, AnnMarie and Lauren are fabulous! Have helped me through acne, keratosis, aesthetic treatment and mole removal. GREAT TEAM!
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Incredible professionals! Love everyone who I've met at the office. I've always had sensitive skin & they're all knowledgable about anything I throw at them. My experiences here have been very different from other derm offices that send you off without results. The office is beautiful & clean & you...more
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I highly recommend Dr. Karlene. He's highly knowledgeable and goes above and beyond for his patients. His office is very beautiful and clean and the staff is friendly.
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Dr. Karlene is a genius! He is very knowledgable in his field and I wouldn't go anywhere else!
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