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Department Dermatology
Primary Location Avon - Richard E. Jacobs Health Center
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Hair Loss
  • Scars
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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Graduate School - University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, OH USA

Undergraduate - Ohio University
Athens, OH USA

Undergraduate - Lorain County Community College
Elyria, OH USA


  • Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

746 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

67 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Nov 2, 2023

Ms. Holt did an excellent job. She is very professional and respectful. I would highly recommend her.

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2023

Melissa is exceptional and very accommodating. She makes you feel very comfortable and her easy going personality eases any fears. I had a pre-cancerous growth that she identified a few years ago and she was able to remove it immediately. She personally called me with the results and I'm impressed with that!

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2023

Excellent Care! Very thorough check up. I was shy about having the skin on my whole body checked, but she made me feel very comfortable. Very courteous and personable. She even asked to see a picture of my dog.

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2023

Melissa is a very caring professional. She always explains things in a way I can understand.

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2023

I would highly recommend Dr Holt, she was very nice, and compassionate

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2023

Dr. Holtz is very kind, gentle and caring.

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2023

Melissa is really great and has helped me with issues I have had in a concerned and courteous manner. She Is fantastic at her job

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2023

I have and will continue to recommend Melissa Holt.She's a very thorough, spends time, listens and is truly concerned. She is wonderful!

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2023

The NP was wonderful-thorough and answered questions with full explanations.

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2023

Melissa Holtz and her assistants are OUTSTANDING!!! High praise all around. So glad to have her as my dermatologist. Thorough consideration of everything and good explanations.

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2023

Dr Holtz is very very good.Makes you feel comfortable & personable

Reviewed on Aug 8, 2023

This provider is 5-star with caring, information, treatment and proposed follow-up.

Reviewed on Aug 8, 2023

She printed explanations of my problems as well as treatment options. That was valuable.

Reviewed on Jul 18, 2023

This was my first visit with Dr. Holtz. I found her to be caring and reassuring in dealing with my issues and concerns. I felt blessed to have been matched up to her for my visit and look forward to future appointments with her.

Reviewed on Jul 6, 2023

She was very good at explaining things and very open to questions. She listened to what I had to say and I did not feel rushed.

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2023

Would absolutely recommend this provider.

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2023

Dr Holz reassured me and listened to my concerns.

Reviewed on Jun 19, 2023

Melissa Holtz was thorough, pleasant, and explained every thing she was doing and seeing. She found my skin cancer!!! Thank you Melissa!!

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2023

Melissa Holtz is a superb health care provider.

Reviewed on Jun 13, 2023

My visit with the doctor was very informative and helpful.

Reviewed on Jun 13, 2023

She was not very gentle and was talking with the nurse about things not related to my care while I was in the room.

Reviewed on Jun 13, 2023

I have recommended Dr. Holtz to others.

Reviewed on Jun 5, 2023

The doctor was very knowledgeable and efficient. She knew what my problem was.

Reviewed on Jun 5, 2023

The doctor was very good with her finding.

Reviewed on Jun 5, 2023

My New dermatologist! She was great and very thorough!!

Reviewed on Jun 5, 2023

Dr. Holtz and her team are top notch. They're professional and courteous.

Reviewed on May 30, 2023

Dr. Holtz was very kind and attentive. I didn't feel rushed for once. She was extremely good at explaining my options etc... Great visit and highly recommend.

Reviewed on May 23, 2023

See note above regarding issue with discontinuation of medication she had issued.

Reviewed on May 12, 2023

Melissa Holtz has always been a very good care provider for me.

Reviewed on Apr 24, 2023

My above ratings were toward the doctor but the assistant I felt was rude

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2023

She was amazing! Best interaction with a medical professional I have had in years. She should teach a class on bedside manner.

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2023

Melissa was very patient while interacting with my wife, who has dementia. She answered all our questions in a clear way. Couldn't have asked for a better experience.

Reviewed on Apr 7, 2023

Every time I visited Dr. Holtz, I have received exceptional care.

Reviewed on Apr 7, 2023

Dr. Holtz has always given me exceptional care. She is very professional and is a great lister and communicator. She has always been kind and compassionate.

Reviewed on Apr 6, 2023

This was only my second appointment with Melissa. She was very professional and friendly. I will be scheduling routine annual followup visits going forward.

Reviewed on Apr 3, 2023

Melissa and her staff are always kind, professional, and take the time to make sure all of my questions are answered.

Reviewed on Mar 27, 2023

I've been seeing Melissa Holtz for years, she is over all my favorite provider ever. I recommend her to anyone with dermatology concerns.

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2023

Listened to to and understood. Came up with a better treatment plan. She really helped me.

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2023

Dr. Holtz is an outstanding care provider! She listens to me and accesses the best treatment. She thoroughly explains everything that she is doing and what needs to be done after visit. She is a true asset to the CCF.

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2023

Very good provider made me feel comfortable

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2023

I love everything about Dr. Holtz! She is consistently accurate in her diagnosis's, quick and accurate when treating my issues, is always friendly and positive, and listens well to everything I need to talk about. I recommend her to my friends quite frequently.

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2023

Dr. Holtz is top notch!

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2023

I wish that you had more health care providers like Melissa Holtz. Her kindness, punctuality, and bedside manner are not something that is common in the health care profession. You can tell she truly cares about her patients and their well being. She's amazing and I completely trust her with myself or any member of my family.

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2023

I have recommended Melissa Holtz as a superb health care provider to friends. I drive about an extra 30 minutes to see her rather than other providers at closer facilities, and have no regrets whatsoever. Melissa Holtz is an excellent health care provider!

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2023

My provider was outstanding! Extremely knowledgeable, caring and engaging. She seems very competent and effective. I am so glad she is now my provider!

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2023

Loved this provider

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2023

Melissa was very understanding and compassionate. She listens to her parents concerns.

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2023

The provider was respectful and very polite. I felt like I was in good hands. She explained what the problem was and how to treat in a way straight forward way! Also what to expect in the future.

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2023

I really liked Melissa Holtz, she explained what she was doing. Very nice office staff, and her nurse was really kind and worked well with the doctor.

Reviewed on Feb 14, 2023

Melissa is outstanding! Wonderful caring manor and answered all of my questions without hesitation. If asked I would definitely recommend her to anyone!

Reviewed on Feb 9, 2023

This is my 3rd appointment with Dr. Holtz. Complete satisfaction. Thanking you in advance.

Reviewed on Feb 2, 2023

Excellent provider. Very responsive.

Reviewed on Jan 31, 2023

Was a very quick appointment- full body scan and explained my concerns quickly. Visit lasted no more than 10 minutes with the provider in the room.

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2023

I felt at ease during the visit and felt the attending was knowledgeable of my problem and understood the situation and demonstrated her willingness to treat and follow up

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2023

We were so happy with this group of health care workers and doctors I believe I will be switching over as well.

Reviewed on Jan 16, 2023

Melissa was just exceptional. She listened to my questions/concerns. She was very empathetic and solution-oriented in my care, offering alternatives to helping me reach her since I do live so far away. I really appreciatedit and would love for her to be recognized!

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2023

Melissa is great! She listens to all of my concerns and answers all of my questions without making me feel dumb. She is very very thorough in her exam.

Reviewed on Jan 12, 2023

Melissa is great but I want to see her face - lose the masks.

Reviewed on Jan 12, 2023

Melissa has been a wonderful care provider - prompt, knowledgeable, friendly, and professional in every regard.

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2023

Melissa was great and personable. She cares about her patients

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2023

I was so grateful for the help given me by Melissa. The problem I had had was over a fairly long period of time and I saw other doctors when I really needed a dermatology professional. The treatment that Melissa gave me has been very effective and it has reduced and relieved me of the discomfort of my symtoms.

Reviewed on Dec 29, 2022

Melissa is outstanding in her position there.

Reviewed on Dec 23, 2022

Excellent doctor. Very thorough and engaging.

Reviewed on Dec 20, 2022

Very kind and caring dermatologist. I would definitely see her again. She took her time and treated me with great respect.

Reviewed on Dec 6, 2022

Very nice doctor I would recommend that office to everyone

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2022

I would recommend Melissa Kohl to my family and friends. She listened and seemed to really care. Very pleasant too!

Reviewed on Nov 17, 2022

Have been with Melissa for quite some time...I have the utmost confidence in her abilities

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