Ashvin R. Garlapati, DO
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 returned home to serve the community where he grew up. Dr. Garlapati began his educational journey at University of Rochester, then went on to Southern California where he attended medical school at Western University of Health Sciences. He then went on to Illinois Masonic Medical Center for an internship in internal medicine, followed by a dermatology residency in South Miami, Florida with Larkin Community Hospital. He had the opportunity to work with and learn from some of the nation’s most esteemed dermatologists during his residency. He studied advanced cosmetic, medical, and surgical techniques, including Mohs micrographic surgery. He holds membership in the American Society for Laser Medicine & Surgery, the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, and the American Academy of Dermatology.
Dr. Garlapati is dedicated to delivering top quality care for patients of every age and skin type. He is a sought after speaker, and has given presentations at multiple national dermatology meetings. His writings have been published in several of the leading dermatology journals. His expertise includes all types of medical skin concerns, noninvasive skin rejuvenation, and surgical dermatology including Mohs micrographic surgery. He has a special interest in aesthetic anti-aging solutions, including laser surgery, individualized skin care regimens, various fillers, and Botox®. He resides in downtown Chicago and is a staff member of St. Anthony Medical Center and Methodist Southlake Hospital.