Department Dermatology
Primary Location Independence Family Health Center
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Excisions
  • General Dermatology
  • Patch Testing
  • Phototherapy
  • Sclerotherapy
  • Skin Biopsies
  • Skin Examinations
View all 7 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Acne
  • Adult Dermatology
  • Alopecia Areata
  • 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
  • Hives (Urticaria)
  • Hyperpigmentation
  • Incontinentia Pigmenti
  • Insect Sting Allergies
  • Kaposi Sarcoma (ks)
  • Lupus
  • Lyme Disease
  • Lymphedema
  • Moles
  • Molluscum Contagiosum
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Perioral Dermatitis
  • Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Porphyria
  • Psoriasis
  • Pubic Lice (Crabs)
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea (Adult Acne)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Scabies
  • Scars
  • Scleroderma
  • Sebaceous Cysts
  • Shingles (Varicella-Zoster Virus)
  • Skin Cancer
  • Stretch Marks
  • Sunburn
  • The Poison Plants: Poison Ivy, Poison Oak and Poison Sumac
  • Tick Bites
  • Toenail Fungus
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vasculitis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Leg Ulcers
  • Vitiligo
  • Warts
  • Yeast Infections
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Biography

About Carol Slover, MD

Dr. Slover graduated from Case Western Reserve Medical School and trained in both Internal Medicine and Dermatology. She is Board certified in both specialties.
Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
1998

Education & Fellowships

Residency - MetroHealth Medical Center
Dermatology
Cleveland, OH USA
1992

Residency - Mt. Sinai Medical Center
Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA
1983

Fellowship - Saint Luke's Medical Center
Teaching Fellow
Cleveland, OH USA
1982

Residency - MetroHealth Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA
1981

Internship - MetroHealth Medical Center
Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA
1980

Medical School - Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
MD
Cleveland, OH USA
1979

Undergraduate - Ohio Wesleyan University
Zoology
Delaware, OH USA
1969

Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Dermatology

Specialty Interests

Pediatric and adult dermatology, psoriasis, eczema, acne, moles and skin cancer

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 11/6/2018, Dr. Slover 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.

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

453 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 5
Listens 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 5
Knows Medical History 4.8
Time Spent with Patient 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

64 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2019

It was a very good experience from making the appointment to meeting with the doctor.

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2019

Dr Slover was wonderful, very professional and thoroughly explained my issues and options for treatment.

Reviewed on Feb 15, 2019

Dr Slover provided excellent expert advice and treatment in a caring and first class way.

Reviewed on Feb 13, 2019

I wish Dr. Slover could take care of all of my medical needs she is one of the most compassionate doctors I have ever met and her staff is extremely professional

Reviewed on Feb 13, 2019

Best doctor I've ever had again I repeat I wish she could take care of all of my medical needs you can't teach a doctor bedside manner courtesy and common sense yet Dr. Slover has all of them

Reviewed on Feb 8, 2019

Dr. Slover is a caring, compassionate physician whu is eceptional in her practice. I grade her A+

Reviewed on Feb 6, 2019

My condition was disregarded as a skin flaw by my previous dermatologist. I am pleased that Dr Slover is more thorough and takes the time to be certain that any and all skin irregularities are investigated.

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2019

my experience was a doctor concert is superb! She is warm knowledgeable and takes her time. I've been seeing her for years and I very much appreciate her every year that I see her!

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2019

Dr. Slover and staff are outstanding.

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2019

dr. Slover has been my skin doctor for years and has helped prevent complications or disease advancement - excellent is her rating.

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2019

My favorite doctor. She listens, is funny, provides options for treatment. A good experience.

Reviewed on Dec 12, 2018

Dr Slover checked labs on issues that were not derm related because I had some concerns. I appreciate her thoroughness

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2018

Dr. Slover is a gem. She takes the time to listen, answers questions, makes you feel comfortable and completes a thorough exam.

Reviewed on Nov 21, 2018

dr slover is a very caring dermatologist, I feel relief seeing her annually to check my skin

Reviewed on Nov 9, 2018

No problem with Dr. Slover or her staff.

Reviewed on Nov 2, 2018

This was my first appointment with Dr. Slover. Both she and her nurse Maria are very well informed. I was given ample time to discuss my issues and in no way rushed. I plan to continue seeing Dr. Sliver and Maria for my Derm needs. I frolics several hours to get to the facility and it was worth it. I am pleased with this provider.

Reviewed on Nov 2, 2018

My experience with Dr. Slover was very positive.

Reviewed on Oct 31, 2018

I was on hold for thirty minutes when returning the call from the doctor's office giving me my test results. I appreciated the courtesy of calling me although I already had the results from MyChart. I was quite angry after the long hold time. You advertise same day appointments then make it hard sometimes to connect.

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2018

Dr. Slover and staff have have always been very thorough and helpful.

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2018

I am very satisfied with my doctor and her service. She is extremely caring and professional

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2018

Dr. Sliver is one the best doctors I have ever had. I have recommended her to my wife and my friends.

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2018

Great doctor

Reviewed on Sep 6, 2018

I liked this doctor. She listened and then focused in on the issues

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2018

all around excellent experience. dr Slover is an excellent doctor.

Reviewed on Aug 29, 2018

Dr. Carol Slover is an excellent provider and I am very pleased with her care.

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2018

I love Dr. Slover.

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2018

Dr. Slover is a fantastic doctor. She is courteous, professional and makes you feel very welcome to the practice. She is patient and takes her time explaining things and is very personable.

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2018

not only did Dr. Sloan go over all, her nurse repeated I understand perfectly

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2018

Dr. Slover is outstanding. She is the most competent Doctor that I see.

Reviewed on Aug 22, 2018

DR Slover is excellent

Reviewed on Aug 22, 2018

Dr Slover was by far one of the most professional and way to talk with physicians. I would definitely recommend her to anyone.

Reviewed on Aug 22, 2018

Dr. Slover provided excellent advice and on the spot medical treatments. My visit enabled me to talk to her about my specific health concerns and to receive from her first class medical care.

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2018

Dr Slover is so kind and caring. She takes her time and makes sure you understand everything about your symptoms. The whole office is kind and caring.

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2018

Dr. Slover was running behind because of some patient's with complex problems, but that was clearly communicated to me which I appreciated very much. It is easier to wait when you know what is going on. When it was my turn, she didn't rush and I felt like I had her full attention. My problem was complex also and she took the time to go to the lab TWICE when she had difficulty diagnosing me with her first trip. She went above and beyond. Great doctor.

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2018

Dr. Slover was exceptionally considerate in the exam room as she has since I have been seeing her as a patient. Both my late wife and I have the utmost respevt for her humanity and professionalism. A credit to the staff of the CC medical staff.

Reviewed on Jul 24, 2018

Dr. Slover, did not know my dermatology history because I went to University Hospitals and not Cleveland Clinic. She was very thorough about getting my skin history. I was very happy she took me as her patient.

Reviewed on Jul 13, 2018

Dr Slover is excellent and the phone service is excellent- I dont have much contact with your staff at registration because I use the kiosks. When I did use registration in person, the service was fair.

Reviewed on Jul 13, 2018

I did not meet anyone at check out. Dr Slover is awesome, I recommended her to my Dad who is going to see her next week. He is currently being seen by a dermatologist at UH. I highly recommended Dr Slover.

Reviewed on Jul 11, 2018

All my medical care is at the Cleveland Clinic, either Main Campus, Beachwood, Hillcrest or Rockside/Independence. I am very, very satisfied with all my providers, including Dr. Slover, who was my dermatologist when she was at the Chagrin Falls CC. The ease of parking and the clinic staff at Rockside are positive factors as well. The check-in is easy, and the staff are very professional.

Reviewed on Jul 11, 2018

Almost immediately I the exam room after my arrival and check-in on the touch screen. Doctor came into exam room as soon as her nursing assistant took the necessary current data. Always a very good experience when I have an appointment with Dr. Slover.

Reviewed on Jul 11, 2018

I was very please with my check up with Dr. Slover.

Reviewed on Jul 5, 2018

Barely have time to use the restroom before being called in or barely time to change into exam gown before Dr. Slover came in to examine me. Excellent response time.

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2018

Dr. Carol Slover is wonderful- so thorough, gentle, knowledgeable, and kind. Glad she is my dermatologist

Reviewed on Jun 22, 2018

dr. slover is the greatest doctor I have ever had. when I ask her a question or talk to her she stops what she doing and gives me her whole attention. when I had cancer she was caring, patient and knowledgeable! she may be the greatest doctor you have at the clinic. there are not enough words to describe what a great doctor she is. call me anytime!

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2018

Dr. Carol Slover gave me the most thorough and professional dermatology exam I have ever had, and took the time to make it a thorough exam. I will highly recommend her to anyone I know that might need a dermatologist.

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2018

I had to wait 6 months to get an appointment with Dr. Slover.

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2018

Dr. Slover is the best there is. She is thorough attentive and delivers excellent medical care. Her staff followed up and was extremely kind. However, trying to call the Independence office is a nightmare.

Reviewed on Jun 6, 2018

really had no interaction with clerical help since the new kiosk check in is self serve. Dr. Slover is wonderful we have seen her for years and I have sent many of my family friends and coworkers to her I trust her very much!! comfortable atmosphere great care provider!! clone her!

Reviewed on Jun 1, 2018

Dr. Slover is a wonderful doctor and I'm blessed to be in her care!!!!!

Reviewed on May 29, 2018

Dr. Slover is a kind and knowledge professional. I feel confident in her care.

Reviewed on May 25, 2018

Dr. Slover has always been a very good communicator, remembers me and my health issues overall, takes the time to listen and answer any questions/address any concerns. I appreciate her genuine warmth and conscientiousness.

Reviewed on May 24, 2018

never any issues. That's why we see Dr. Slover for over 15 years.

Reviewed on May 23, 2018

Dr. is terrific.

Reviewed on May 18, 2018

I visit Dr. Slover usually at one year intervals for a full dermatology body scan. I mak follow up appoints as necessary. I am very happy with her services.

Reviewed on May 16, 2018

Dr. Slover is very professional and knowledgeable. She treated me with respect and has a wonderful sense of humor which puts people at ease. I would highly recommend her to my friends. I trust her explicitly.

Reviewed on May 9, 2018

Dr. Slover is an excellent and very caring doctor. She made the time to squeeze me in during a very difficult time for me, as my father was dying in the nursing home. She reassured me that the skin irritation by my eye was an allergic reaction.

Reviewed on May 2, 2018

Dr Slover was excellent. She is thorough, caring and pays attention to details. She answers questions in a way they are easily understood. it is always reassuring to see a physician when at a specialists office instead of a CNP or PA. The adddtional training of a physician is very evident, especially in a specialty practice. as a patient I really value the dedication to get the extra training.

Reviewed on May 2, 2018

Dr. Slover was not able to do the procedure that I came in for due to the fact we did not know if it would be covered by my insurance. She did answer all my questions. I have not heard back from her office if this procedure will be covered.

Reviewed on May 1, 2018

Dr. Slover is extremely kind and attentive.

Reviewed on Apr 24, 2018

Dr. Slover is very personable and discusses everything with me that is necessary. I left there with no questions and no doubts regarding my care.

Reviewed on Apr 11, 2018

Marie was very attentive and accurate in relaying my problem to my provider.

Reviewed on Apr 6, 2018

You need to hire more Dermatologist period !... My doctor is Dr. Ing (10-12 yrs) her scheduling is 8-9 months out, totally unacceptable! I needed immediate evaluation and only got this last appointment due to a cancellation. My only option for the future is to search out another doctor who can accommodate my appointment needs.

Reviewed on Mar 27, 2018

I have been going to Dr. Slover for almost 20 years. She is an excellent and personable doctor.

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2018

I feel Dr Slover is interested in me as a whole person not just the next appointment.

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