Melissa Jo Wise, MD
Board-Certified Dermatologist
4.8 /5
254 reviews
I think educating patients about their diagnoses and treatments is very important. Patients want to tell their story and listening lets them know we care.
- Melissa Jo Wise, MD
Google
5.0/5
Google Forefront Dermatology
Was very happy with office staff and Dr. Wise. Everyone was friendly and welcoming.
Survey
5.0/5
Survey Forefront Dermatology
My entire experience with Forefront Dermatology was Great! Everyone (the scheduler, the front office staff, the nurse Courtney & Dr Wise were so nice & knowledgeable. Dr Wise took more time with me than I had previously been used to at a different Dermatology office. I had a mole removed & she was very good at explaining everything that was going to happen. I wasn't nervous at all! I have already recommended their office!
Google
5.0/5
Google Forefront Dermatology
My entire experience with Forefront Dermatology was Great! Everyone (the scheduler, the front office staff, the nurse Courtney & Dr Wise were so nice & knowledgeable. Dr Wise took more time with me than I had previously been used to at a different Dermatology office. I had a mole removed & she was very good at explaining everything that was going to happen. I wasn't nervous at all! I have already recommended their office!
Survey
5.0/5
Survey Forefront Dermatology
Dr. wires is the most kind and caring, capable dermatologist I have ever visited. I’ve been to six others, and not one compares with her professionalism ,kindness and ability. I would highly recommend her to anyone needing care! Her staff is very professional and kind, office is very neat and clean.
Google
5.0/5
Google Forefront Dermatology
Dr. wires is the most kind and caring, capable dermatologist I have ever visited. I’ve been to six others, and not one compares with her professionalism ,kindness and ability. I would highly recommend her to anyone needing care! Her staff is very professional and kind, office is very neat and clean.
Google
5.0/5
Google Forefront Dermatology
The office staff was extremely nice and Dr. Wise was fantastic!
Google
5.0/5
Google Forefront Dermatology
I had a fantastic experienice - no waiting! The nurse called me back on time, got me settled, and Dr Wise came in right away. She gave her diagnosis in a way that was very easy to understand. She answered all of my questions, and explained each medication she was prescribing and how to use them. She was very kind and gave me the impression she knows exactly what she's doing. I'm glad to be in her care.
Google
5.0/5
Google Forefront Dermatology
The office was clean. The staff is fantastic. Dr. Wise is top notch. She won my trust within the first few minutes of entering the room. I wouldn’t want to use any other dermatologist than Dr. Wise.
Google
5.0/5
Google Forefront Dermatology
Dr. Wise always is careful and thorough. She is pleasant to be around, answers all my questions, and tells me exactly what she's about to do.
Google
5.0/5
Google Forefront Dermatology
Professional! Customer service was also outstanding and provided by Karen. All other personnel were courteous and professional. Dr. Wise is my favorite dermatologist ever! She has great bedside manner! Okay, chairside! Thanks!
Education

Undergraduate Degree:
Morehead State University, Morehead, KY

Medical School:
University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY

Dermatology Residency:
Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, PA

Certificates
American Board of Dermatology
Professional Memberships
Kentucky Dermatologic Association
Kentucky Medical Association (KMA)
Greater Louisville Medical Society (GLMS)
American Academy of Dermatology