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Department Dermatology
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Cutaneous Laser Surgery
  • Excisions
  • General Dermatology
  • Keloid Removal
  • Laser Removal of Tattoos
  • Lip Enhancement
  • Oral Dermatology
  • Patch Testing
  • Phototherapy
  • Plantars Wart Treatment
  • Sclerotherapy
  • Skin Biopsies
  • Skin Care and Aging
  • Skin Examinations
  • Skin Health Promotion
  • Skin Screenings
View all 16 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Acne
  • Adult Dermatology
  • Aging or Painful Skin
  • Alopecia Areata
  • Androgen Excess
  • Atypcial Nevi
  • Birthmark
  • Blisters
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sores
  • Connective Tissue Disorders
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis - Contact
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Diaper Rash
  • Dry Skin/Itchy Skin
  • Eczema
  • Fungal Infections
  • Genital Warts
  • Hair Loss
  • Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease
  • Head Lice
  • Hemangiomas
  • Herpes
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives (Urticaria)
  • Hyperpigmentation
  • Incontinentia Pigmenti
  • Insect Sting Allergies
  • Kaposi Sarcoma (ks)
  • Lupus
  • Lymphedema
  • Moles
  • Molluscum Contagiosum
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Perioral Dermatitis
  • Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Porphyria
  • Psoriasis
  • Pubic Lice (Crabs)
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea (Adult Acne)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Scabies
  • Scars
  • Scleroderma
  • Sebaceous Cysts
  • Sexually Transmitted Disease
  • Shingles (Varicella-Zoster Virus)
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Conditions
  • Skin Lesions
  • Skin Tags
  • Skin Tears
  • Stretch Marks
  • Sunburn
  • Syphilis
  • The Poison Plants: Poison Ivy, Poison Oak and Poison Sumac
  • Tick Bites
  • Toenail Fungus
  • Vasculitis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Leg Ulcers
  • Vitiligo
  • Warts
  • Wrinkles
  • Yeast Infections
View all 67 Specialties +
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Biography

About John Anthony, MD

Dr. Anthony is Board-certified by the American Board of Dermatology and a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. He joined Cleveland Clinic in 2009.

As an undergraduate he attended the University of Notre Dame and received both Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Arts and Letters degrees with high honors in 1991. His medical degree was awarded four years later by the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. He completed a transitional internship at Naval Medical Center, San Diego in 1996 and was subsequently assigned to the United States Marine Corps at Camp Pendleton, California as a General Medical Officer. He spent portions of the next two years deployed to the Middle East with a Marine Expeditionary Unit as the Group Surgeon.

Upon his return to the United States, Dr. Anthony underwent training as a dermatology resident at the joint Army and Air Force program in San Antonio, Texas. After completing training in 2001, he was stationed at Naval Medical Center, Portsmouth, Virginia and served as a Staff Dermatologist and Dermatology Department Head. His personal decorations include the Meritorious Service Medal and the Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal.



After leaving military service, Dr. Anthony entered private practice forĀ five years before joining Cleveland Clinic

Dr. Anthony's areas of medical interest include medical dermatology, skin cancer, inflammatory skin conditions, and venereology.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2010

Education & Fellowships

Graduate School - Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH USA
2017

Graduate School - Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH USA
2017

Graduate School - Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH USA
2017

Residency - Brooke Army Medical Center
Dermatology
Fort Sam Houston, TX USA
2001

Internship - Naval Medical Center
Transitional Intern
San Diego, CA USA
1996

Medical Education - University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Cincinnati, OH USA
1995

Undergraduate - University of Notre Dame
Notre Dame, IN USA
1991

Professional Highlights

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Dermatology

    Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University College of Medicine

Certifications

  • Dermatology

Specialty Interests

General Medical Dermatology Venereology Psoriasis Contact dermatitis

Memberships

  • Fellow, American Academy of Dermatology

    North American Contact Dermatitis Society
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 11/29/2020, Dr. Anthony has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

436 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

94 Patient Comments

Reviewed on May 27, 2021

Very good visit. Doctor was able to take care of areas of concern.

Reviewed on May 25, 2021

Dr. Anthony listened to my descriptions of symptoms well. He asked me many questions and answered every question I had. He gave me his full attention and spent as much time with me as needed. Great guy!

Reviewed on May 24, 2021

Doctor was very kind and gentle and told me exactly what he was doing at every step. I like him a lot. Very professional.

Reviewed on May 14, 2021

Dr Anthony is always very prompt in accommodating last minute appointment requests, very courteous and professional

Reviewed on May 14, 2021

Dr Anthony is very pleasant, courteous and professional.He often accepts last minute requests for appointments -going beyond his workday to accommodate patients .

Reviewed on May 6, 2021

Dr. Anthony is one of the nicest, kindest, doctors I have ever seen. He has a wonderful manner about him.

Reviewed on May 6, 2021

I really enjoy seeing Dr. John Anthony. Hes so awesome. Hes very patient and listens to what you have to say. And cares about helping you with your problem

Reviewed on May 3, 2021

Sequence of scheduling drawn out over time. Was led to believe that my first meeting with Dr. Anthony was the first of 3 that would occur that week. Instead it was drawn out 2 mre weeks

Reviewed on Apr 28, 2021

As compared to all other physicians I have ever visited (I am 45+ and has a several medical conditions) Dr. Anthony's care and compassion is exemplary, as well as is his knowledge of his subject area - dermatology. I highly recommend this physician. His care deserves great accolades!

Reviewed on Apr 22, 2021

great doctor, always very attentive.

Reviewed on Apr 21, 2021

Dr. Anthony was outstanding. He was professional, competent and was the most personable doctor my husband and I have encountered in awhile. He patiently listened to and answered all of our questions. He made us feel that we can count on him or any member of his team if we had any concerns. He was very respectful and complimentary toward his team. We felt instantly at ease with him. We were very impressed with him. We would absolutely recommend him to friends.

Reviewed on Apr 16, 2021

Dr. Anthony is a calm, professional, knowledgeable physician and a delight to work with.

Reviewed on Apr 14, 2021

Dr. Anthony has treated me for several years. He always explains things clearly and thoroughly.

Reviewed on Mar 29, 2021

On one of the absolute worst days of my life, the staff worked together to figure out what was wrong with me. The treatment started working within the next day and the swelling was already going down. I am so appreciative of the knowledge, professionalism, and kindness I was given on that terrifying day. It took Dr. Anthony 10 seconds to correctly diagnose me. I'm still in awe. Thank you!

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2021

Dr Anthony is top notch! I recommend him highly.

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2021

Dr. Anthony is very kind and professional. He explained everything clearly and took the time to make sure all my questions were addressed. I highly recommend him to other patients.

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2021

i am very thankful that Dr Anthony squeezed me in to start the process of assesing my potential allergy to content in Pfyzer and Maderna vaccines - he was attentive to my concerns about double jeopardy in not taking the vaccine and taking it

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2021

I have always had the utmost respect for Dr. Anthony and his staff. Dr Anthony listens and addresses all my concerns and provides the proper treatment to resolve the problem.

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2021

I have always spoken very highly of Dr. Anthony and all the help he has given me and have recommended him to those who ask for a Dermatologist.

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2021

Dr. Anthony's experience was evident. He promptly assessed my issue and came up with an individualized treatment plan. He was clear in all explnations and very personable.

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2021

Dr. Anthony is a wonderful dermatologist

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2021

dr. Anthony was so polite and professional.a great guy.

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2021

Dr. Anthony is a fantastic doctor. I would recommend him to anyone

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2021

Dr. Anthony was amazing and super accommodating when I went to the wrong campus!

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2021

Dr Anthony is always very caring and professional.

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2021

Future appointments are easily scheduled right at the doctor's facility.

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2021

Doctor Anthony is patient, organized, and professional.

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2021

Dr. Anthony gave me a thorough examination, took ample time to consider my health history, and was extremely detailed in explaining his recommended care plan.

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2021

Dr talked to my daughter directly and terms that she understood and in a manner she understood.

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2021

I like have doctor Anthony as my dermatologist, he's so caring and he's never in a hurry his concern are always how can we make this issue better. And he never stop until he can find a solution.

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2021

If anyone can't get out to see their providers etc... I would definitely recommend doing a virtual visit, although the doctor can't cure you over the internet but they always have a plan if it goes beyond a virtual visit.

Reviewed on Feb 8, 2021

Dr. Anthony was outstanding in every way.

Reviewed on Feb 4, 2021

I have already referred several people to *Dr. Anthony.

Reviewed on Feb 4, 2021

Dr. Anthony is absolutely wonderful!

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2021

Dr Anthony is caring, professional, and treats me with courtesy and respect.

Reviewed on Jan 22, 2021

In my initial consultant, Dr. Anthony took the time to understand my situation and we developed a thorough game-plan. He is obviously very detail oriented, and I very much appreciated his willingness to go into great detail for how to get our plan to work.

Reviewed on Jan 22, 2021

I followed the plan that we developed and it worked flawlessly. I was so happy and relieved that due in part to Dr. Anthony's in-depth analysis, we were able to get me answers about my condition. I am truly grateful and would absolutely recommend Dr. Anthony without hesitation.

Reviewed on Jan 19, 2021

Dr. Anthony and the intern, Emely were amazing.

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2021

Dr. John Anthony is THE BEST PHYSICIAN I have ever been treated by. His genuine care for me as a patient and depth of knowledge is excellent.

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2021

Great Dr. and staff! So glad to have them here.

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2021

Dr. Anthony is the best. The very best!

Reviewed on Dec 17, 2020

Dr. Anthony is a great listener!

Reviewed on Dec 16, 2020

Dr. Anthony is very kind, well spoken and explains everything in detail.

Reviewed on Dec 3, 2020

Dr Anthony is very thorough.He truly has concern for me

Reviewed on Dec 3, 2020

Dr Anthony is knowledgeable professional and personable. Excellent provider!

Reviewed on Dec 2, 2020

dr Anthony is exactly what you want in a physician. very knowledgeable and very caring and empathetic

Reviewed on Dec 2, 2020

having had skin cancers, I worry about new ones all the time. But once I have had an exam from Dr Anthony I always feel I am in good hands and any problems will be taken care of.

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2020

Dr. Anthony was extremely patient, and he made sure we understood everything.

Reviewed on Nov 23, 2020

I found Dr. Anthony to be very caring and had great ideas for my problem. In fact, I have found relief in what he suggested and prescribed and I couldn't be happier!! He is a RockStar!!!

Reviewed on Nov 17, 2020

My daughter enjoyed meeting Dr. Anthony

Reviewed on Nov 11, 2020

Dr Anthony is excellent

Reviewed on Nov 11, 2020

*Dr. Anthony is a very caring dr. Listens to me. A great dr.

Reviewed on Oct 29, 2020

Dr. Anthony ALWAYS projects a welcoming, engaging, sincere, knowledgeable, approach while being efficient and answering my questions!

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2020

I was very pleased with my appointment at the clinic. It was very professional and very thorough! The doctor addressed my concerns and was not rushed at all.

Reviewed on Oct 8, 2020

He is a wonderful Doctor that answered all of my questions.

Reviewed on Oct 1, 2020

Dr. Anthony is the best doctor I've ever had - he really listens to my concerns and always provides me with solutions.

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2020

Dr Anthony is by far the best physician I have seen! His office staff is very responsive!

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2020

I would recommend Dr Anthony to anyone having skin issues!

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2020

I highly admired doctor Anthony's patience and thorough explanation of all he was doing. his coworkers assisting him in putting the patches on was extremely perfect. I highly admire Doctor Anthony.

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2020

I highly respect dr. Anthony and greatly consider him as a doctor to recommend to anyone I come into contact with seeking his area of healthcare.

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2020

the best doctor that listens

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2020

The skin exam was very thorough, more thorough than any I have received from other doctors, which was great.

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2020

dr Anthony is a great doctor overworked booked three months out like other similar occurrences I have encountered trying to seek care I here the same about University Hire more doctors same appointments were a joke

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2020

I think Dr Anthony is great. he is a caring physician and explains everything. he is very professional as well as his staff.

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2020

Dr. Anthony has a very good manner about him. I have confidence in his recommendations.

Reviewed on Sep 10, 2020

Dr Anthony was very thorough as usual .

Reviewed on Sep 4, 2020

Dr Anthony is very helpful .

Reviewed on Sep 4, 2020

as always Dr Anthony is so so kind and friendly.

Reviewed on Sep 3, 2020

Dr. Anthony is a great Doctor. He is kind, professional, and caring.

Reviewed on Sep 2, 2020

Dr Anthony and the staff were all friendly, professional, and clearly interested in me. A++

Reviewed on Aug 20, 2020

dr Anthony is a top-notch dermatologist he always listens when I have concern he has respect for me and I have a lot of respect for him and his staff

Reviewed on Aug 20, 2020

Dr. Anthony is very knowledgeable very thorough treats me with respect and sodas his associates and I treat them all with respect

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2020

dr. Anthony is incredible and very caring

Reviewed on Aug 5, 2020

Dr Anthony always shows concern and addresses all my questions. A wonderful person and physician.

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

my appt with Dr Anthony was awesome! He and his staff were extremely helpful and I am so blessed to come in contact with them as none of my old doctors knew anything about my allergies

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2020

Everything was explained clearly by Dr. Anthony. My daughter and I had the opportunity to ask questions regarding my case and what to expect going forward.

Reviewed on Jul 22, 2020

John Anthony,MD has the most pervasive knowledge of his specialty one could ever imagine. Furthermore he has a substantial minimum capacity for dealing effectively with individuals at all levels. I have never encountered anther provider that is fit to walk in his shadow.

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2020

Dr. Anthony showed concern for my issue and getting the right treatment.

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2020

Dr Anthony is a great guy, very good Dr and very good with patients.

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2020

Dr Anthony and his staff are always caring and professional.

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2020

I have recommended Dr Anthony to many people.

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2020

Dr. Anthony spent a LOT of time on my (real or perceived) dermatology problem ... Thank you for your patience with me, Dr. Anthony.

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2020

This was Vinnie's first appointment with Dr. Anthony. Vinnie felt comfortable meeting with Dr. Anthony. Vinnie would like to continue to see the doctor for any future skin concerns.

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2020

Dr. Anthony handled my problem with courtesy and professional. A good doctor

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2020

grateful for the oporetunity for an internet visit/consultation with Dr. Antholy

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020

dr anthony is always courteous,thorough,and professional. great doctor!

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2020

as always, dr. Anthony is completely thorough + professional. courteous and explains things.

Reviewed on Jun 19, 2020

zoom was fine doctor could see me and talk to me but difficult to see him

Reviewed on Jun 19, 2020

prefer doctor visit obsite vs video for yearly checkup appt

Reviewed on Jun 18, 2020

because of Covid-19, I could not schedule an appointment. i was told to call back on June 15. At that time Dr. Anthony's appointments would open up. i called shortly after 8 a.m. on the 15th and was told that he was booked for the next 3 months. I was told that what I was told originally was an error. it took 2 more calls to get an appointment. it happened only because someone cancelled.

Reviewed on Jun 11, 2020

the doctor made me comfortable and explained the procedure

Reviewed on Jun 8, 2020

Dr. Anthony is an excellent Doctor, and he provides great care to me as a patient. I would most certainly highly recommend him to anyone needing dermatology services.

Reviewed on Jun 5, 2020

I was very pleased with his service and patience with me. Very pleasant and courtesy for a doctor.

Reviewed on Jun 2, 2020

I live in Pittsburg Pa. I travel up to see Dr Anthony. No one in Pittsburgh was doing anything for my skin allergies. my skin is finally better after a little over 2 years. He took the time to figure out what I was allergic too. don't know what I would have done without him. the pain of the skin on my face was horrible. I was embarrassed to go anywhere. he's an excellent physician

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