Your trusted skin care provider in Marion

Compassionate care from experienced,
board-certified dermatologists.

Proud to be your Marion dermatologist

At Forefront Dermatology, our team of skin care experts is eager to provide you with an exceptional level of care. After many years of service in Cedar Rapids and across Iowa, we’re pleased to offer a Forefront location for the residents of Marion and the nearby communities of Springville, Central City, Alburnett, and Robins.

Our office is located at 2590 6th Avenue, Suite 103, in the heart of Marion. You’ll find us near the 6th and 7th Avenue roundabout at the opposite end of Starbucks, next to First Federal Credit Union. We’re also conveniently located near many local employers, including Freund-Vector, ESCO Group, Timberline Manufacturing, and Linn-Mar Community School District.

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Why Choose Forefront Dermatology?

At Forefront, we’re dedicated to caring for the health and well-being of each of our patients. If you find yourself asking others or searching online for “The best dermatologist near me,” you can feel confident that we’ll provide the most advanced care possible. Our large network of board-certified dermatologists has the experience and knowledge to treat even the most difficult cases.

Many of our offices are equipped to handle advanced dermatology needs and are supported by Mohs surgeons, who are experts in the treatment of skin cancers affecting the face, neck, hands, and feet. With our dermatopathology lab, we’re able to carefully examine biopsy results and view the full medical history of each patient.



Merkel Cell Carcinoma: A Closer Look at a Rare Skin Cancer

Merkel Cell Carcinoma (MCC) is a rare and aggressive form of skin cancer accounting for less than 1% of all skin cancers. According to the American Cancer Society, around 2,500 new cases of MCC are diagnosed in the United States each year. The incidence of MCC has been steadily rising, possibly due to increased awareness […]


Cedar Rapids patients now have access to high-quality dermatology care in Marion

The board-certified dermatologists at our Marion practice saw a vital need for Forefront services in the Marion community and decided to expand here. Thanks to our newly-opened Marion location, local patients no longer have to drive long distances to visit Forefront in Cedar Rapids or elsewhere in the state. Now they have access to the same great care right here at home!

Are you new to Forefront Dermatology? Schedule a visit today and find out why so many Marion-based patients felt that our expert dermatologists and quality skin care services were well worth the drive.

Local board-certified dermatologists you can trust

Our dermatologists in Marion, IA are local to the area and have been practicing in Cedar Rapids for many years. They are well-trusted and all have high review ratings—which means you can feel confident that Forefront Dermatology will provide the best, most advanced care possible. Our large network of board-certified dermatologists in Iowa and across the country has the experience and knowledge to treat even the most difficult cases.

Full-service care that treats every aspect of your skin

The skin care professionals at our Marion practice provide treatment for both common and complex skin conditions. For example, we diagnose and treat skin cancer, acne, psoriasis, rosacea, eczema, melasma, and many other issues affecting the skin, hair, and nails.

Every patient who walks through our doors has unique skin care needs that require personalized treatment. Backed by years of experience, training, and education, our Marion dermatologists know how to identify the best possible treatment solutions for you—and then how to make them happen. If you’re seeking cosmetic services, we can refer you to our Cedar Rapids location.

Come see our Marion dermatologists for skin cancer screenings

Every day in the United States, over 9,500 people are diagnosed with skin cancer. The good news is that skin cancer is one of the most curable types of cancer, as long as it’s detected and treated early. The American Academy of Dermatologists recommends getting a full-body skin cancer exam once a year. Our board-certified dermatologists in Marion will carefully evaluate your skin and look for signs of cancerous or pre-cancerous areas.

Have you noticed any recent changes in your skin’s appearance? Is your skin red or itchy, but over-the-counter creams and ointments don’t help? Contact our Marion office anytime to schedule an evaluation. Any new growths, spots, or patches should be checked, along with any changes in the color, shape, or size of existing moles or other areas. The Forefront team is here to help you ward off any skin cancer dangers as soon as possible.

Visit our board-certified dermatologists in Marion

At Forefront Dermatology, we strive to provide the best care possible for your skin by offering specialized attention to every patient. You’ll never be just a number at our Marion office. If you’re searching for compassionate care and effective treatment options, come see our team today.

The experts at Forefront Dermatology in Marion, IA are ready to provide you with the high-quality skin care you deserve. Call us today at 319-249-6422 or book your visit using our convenient online scheduling system. We look forward to meeting you soon and helping you achieve your healthiest skin.

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Wellmark Blue Cross
Priority Health Care
United Healthcare Insurance
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