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Our location is currently open and seeing patients. Our physicians & staff are following CDC guidelines to ensure your safety. If you need to book an appointment, please call 219-662-8822. We are also proud to announce that we are offering teledermatology at this time to help assist you from the comfort of your own home. If you are experiencing a fever, shortness of breath or have come into contact with a
patient who has tested positive we request that you schedule a teledermatology visit or reschedule your appointment.

Local Dermatologists: Crown Point, IN

Ashvin R. Garlapati, DO
Board-Certified Dermatologist

Dr. Ashvin Garlapati joined Dermatology Center of Northwest Indiana, now Forefront Dermatology, in 2015. He is a native of Indiana, born at Methodist Hospital and raised right here in Crown Point. After completing advanced dermatology training, he...

Heather Upchurch, PA-C
Certified Physician Assistant

Heather Upchurch is a Certified Physician Assistant. She attended Millikin University, where she graduated in 1994 with numerous honors. She went on to Cook County Hospital where she earned her Physician Assistant degree in 1998. Since earning her...

Jordan N. Stemer-Miranda, PA-C
Certified Physician Assistant

Jordan Stemer-Miranda is a certified physician assistant with more than 8 years of clinical dermatology experience. Since 2010, she has been practicing dermatology in Munster and Schererville, Indiana. She’s an expert in treating a wide array of...

Sarah Anderson, PA-C
Certified Physician Assistant

Sarah Anderson is a certified physician assistant specializing in the early detection of skin cancer, as well as, the treatment of acne, rosacea, rashes, eczema and more. As a provider, Sarah finds it extremely rewarding to help her patients feel...

Your Local Dermatologists
Offering Compassionate Care

We offer the latest innovations in dermatological skincare conditions, skin cancer treatment and detection, and cosmetic treatments in a friendly, professional office where your needs come first. Our experienced board-certified dermatologists and skin cancer treatment experts take pride in educating patients by providing accurate and complete information, thus helping you make the right choices for your optimal skin health. We are committed to delivering innovative solutions and exceptional care to meet the dermatological needs of our patients in the Crown Point, IN community throughout their lifetime.
  • Medical Dermatology Services

    Our board-certified dermatologists take personal care in treating all conditions involving the skin, hair and nails.

  • Cosmetic Dermatology Services

    We offer the latest innovations in cosmetic dermatology services. During a private consultation, we will assess your cosmetic concerns and create a plan individualized to you.

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