Abigail Donnelly, MD, FAAD
Board-Certified Dermatologist
Medical Director of Aesthetics
4.8 /5
89 reviews
As a dermatologist I get to combine a deep understanding of immunology, physiology, anatomy and beauty, to diagnose and cure everything from skin cancer to acne to internal diseases, and I have the privilege of helping people achieve and maintain their skin's health and beauty for life.
- Abigail Donnelly, MD, FAAD
Google Forefront Dermatology
Super knowledgeable, caring and compassionate. Took the time to ask questions and most importantly listen to my answers!! Highly recommend Dr. Donnelly and her wonderful staff
Google Forefront Dermatology
Probably the best experience I've ever had with a doctor. Dr. Donnelly is personable, professional, thorough, and patient. I felt very comfortable asking questions, and did not feel that she was rushing to answer them. I would highly recommend her (and have).
Google Forefront Dermatology
When friends or family ask me for a recommendation on a dermatology doctor, I always recommend Dr. Donnelly. She's great!
Google Forefront Dermatology
This was my first visit to Dr. Donnelly and it was beyond my expectations. Her and her team were extremely professional, made the process of becoming a new patient painless and provided detailed explanations to all of my questions and concerns. I could not have asked for more.
Vitals Forefront Dermatology
Dr. Donnelly came highly recommended to me and I highly recommend her! She, and her staff, were so very friendly. Dr. Donnelly was the first doctor to thoroughly explain the treatment and was so kind and caring. I can't say enough good things about Dr. Donnelly and her staff!
Google Forefront Dermatology
Dr Donnelly was very knowledgeable and compassionate. Ready to listen and easy to communicate with. Would highly recommend!
Google Forefront Dermatology
Great doctor with a very friendly staff. Highly recommend!
Google Forefront Dermatology
It took a while to get in but it was 100% worth the wait !!!! Dr Donnelly was so helpful and kind ! I will be back !
Google Forefront Dermatology
This was my first visit with Dr. Donnelly, after having a negative experience at my past dermatologist. I was anxious going into the appointment, but Dr. Donnelly was welcoming, patient, she allowed me to explain my background, symptoms, what I had done as treatment thus far, and she asked questions to ensure she was understanding everything. She even wrote down my diagnosis and encouraged me to continue learning online. I'm in a much better place and a BIG Thank You to Dr. Donnely!! I've already recommended her to several friends, she was great.
Forefront Dermatology
It was my first visit and everyone seemed to be very friendly and helpful, all and all a good experience

Undergraduate Degree:
Duke University, NC

Medical School:
Indiana University School of Medicine, IN

Dermatology Residency:
Mayo Clinic, AZ

Board-Certified Dermatologist (American Board of Dermatology)
Professional Memberships
American Academy of Dermatology – Fellow, 2014-present
American Society of Dermatologic Surgeons
Pacific Dermatologic Association
Women’s Dermatologic Society
International Dermoscopy Society
International Society of Dermatology
American Medical Association
American Women’s Medical Association
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
American Society for Dermatologic Surgery 2012 & 2013 Resident Scholar
Pacific Dermatology Association 2012 & 2013 Resident Scholar International Society of Dermatology Young Leadership Program
Arnold P. Gold Humanism Honor Society
Janice M. Pascuzzi Scholarship
Indiana University School of Medicine Slemenda Scholar
Poet for the IUSOM “Reflections on Humanities in Medicine”
Psi Iota Xi – National Service Sorority

Donnelly AFW, Hand J, Pittelkow M. Discovery of a novel mutation in recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa; Case report and review of the literature. In process.

Donnelly AFW, Patel N, Wasif N. Impact of socioeconomic and demographic status on melanoma in situ treatment: Selected findings from the surveillance, epidemiology, and end results (SEER) database. In process.

Donnelly AFW, Chang-Brewer A, Nguyen X. Kaposi’s Sarcoma in a 34 year-old man. In Process.

Donnelly AFW, Chang YH, Nemeth S. 2012. Incidence and underreporting of needlestick injuries in dermatology trainees and practitioners. Dermatologic Surgery. 2013 Dec; 39(12)1813-21.

Donnelly AFW, Nemeth, S. Letter to Editor Regarding “Electrosurgery and Implantable Electronic Devices: Review and Implications for Office-Based Procedures” Dermatologic Surgery. 2012 Jan; 38(1):148-50.

Donnelly AFW, Tackett, B. 2009. Urticaria Multiforme: A Case Report and Review of Annular Erythematous Lesions of the Pediatric Population. Cutis. 2012 Jun; 89(6):260-3.

Donnelly AFW, Wyss, BK, Zhou, D, Sinn, AL, Pollok, KE, Goebel, WS. Enhanced homing and engraftment of fresh but not ex vivo cultured murine marrow cells in submyeloablated hosts following CD26 inhibition by Diprotin A. Experimental Hematology. 2009 Jul;37(7):814-23.

Singh, P, Yao Y, Weliver AF, Broxmeyer, HE, Hong, SC, Chang, CH. Vaccinia virus infection modulates the hematopoietic cell compartments in the bone marrow. Stem Cells. 2008 Apr; 26(4):1009-16.

Weliver, AF. 2004. The “Other”: Female Genital Mutilation in the Media – Problems and Solutions. Jura Gentium; Centre for Philosophy of International Law and Global Politics. http://www.tsd.unifi.it/jg/en/index.htm