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
View all 59 Specialties +


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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


Education & Fellowships

Residency - MetroHealth Medical Center
Cleveland, OH USA

Residency - Mt. Sinai Medical Center
Cleveland, OH USA

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

Residency - MetroHealth Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA

Internship - MetroHealth Medical Center
Cleveland, OH USA

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

Undergraduate - Ohio Wesleyan University
Delaware, OH USA


  • 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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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 11/20/2019, 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.

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

486 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

120 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Dec 16, 2020

Slover has been a great provider and friend over the years. I am sorry to see her retire. her attitude has rubbed off on her support staff.

Reviewed on Dec 10, 2020

Dr. Slover is fantastic. A loss to the Clinic upon her retirement.

Reviewed on Dec 9, 2020

love Dr Slover, she is a terrific doctor, she goes out of her way to find out answers if she doesn't know one but knows many answers...

Reviewed on Dec 2, 2020

The doctor is excellent!!

Reviewed on Nov 25, 2020

Always have a good experience with Dr. Slover. She is great!

Reviewed on Nov 18, 2020

once I saw the nurse assistant and the doctor everything was wonderful. I could not ask for a better nurse or doctor

Reviewed on Nov 18, 2020

once I saw the nurse and the doctor my visit was great

Reviewed on Nov 18, 2020

Dr. Slover is exceptional in all aspects of her care!! She is the utmost professional - I honestly cannot say enough good things about her.

Reviewed on Nov 12, 2020

I have been seeing Dr. Slover for over 20 years for skin checks, rosacea, and other skin issues. When my children were still living with me, she also saw them for acne and other issues. Malignant Melanoma runs in my family, and she has always been very attentive to checking all of us for any potential problem moles or other issues. Dr. Slover is a wonderful, caring, kind, and very knowledgeable doctor! Even though my children have not been her patients for over 10 years, she still remembers them and asks about them every visit.

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2020

Only drawback is length of time to get an appointment to see Dr Slover

Reviewed on Oct 29, 2020

Very pleasant staff. Md was great. Never felt any discomfort

Reviewed on Oct 29, 2020

Just started the medications Dr. Slover prescribed, and it's amazing how well it's working. She is an excellent doctor. My skin has never looked so good, thank you to Dr. Slover.

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2020

Dr Slover and her staff are extremely respectful and thorough, explaining and questioning as she performs exam and advising options

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2020

Dr Slover is compassionate and caring

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2020

Always have a great experience withDr Slover and her staff.

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2020

dr slover is wonderful

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2020

Dr. Slover is very professional and personal.

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2020

Dr. Slover has always been great in explaining concern.

Reviewed on Oct 2, 2020

dr. slover is amazing. she is one of the best doctors I've ever been too. her staff is amazing too.

Reviewed on Oct 2, 2020

Dr. slover can never leave. she is probably one of the top Doctors I ever seen. she cares, remembers me and is good at fixing my issue. I can't speak highly enough.

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2020

sometimes it is difficult to get in to see Dr. Slover herself. Appointments can sometimes be 6 months out.

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2020

love Dr. Slover!

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2020

Dr. Slover is outstanding! I first went to her in Willoughby Hills years ago and was grateful to find her in Independence five years ago. She is extremely knowledgeable, compassionate, kind, and friendly.

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2020

Again, Dr. Slover is superb, but it took several months to receive an appt. even putting myself on a wait list if someone canceled.

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2020

Dr. Slover MD is very thorough and caring physician.

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2020

Dr Slover was so caring and took her time explaining everything and I did not feel rushed.

Reviewed on Sep 10, 2020

I have recommended this doctor to others

Reviewed on Sep 4, 2020

Doctor Slover was very caring and responsive. she provided good treatment. based on my request she scheduled patch test with Dr Anthony quickly. only issue I had with the portal when I sent messages they were not checked for days. not sure it is technical issue or no one took time to check. other than that I had a good experience.

Reviewed on Sep 3, 2020

the doctor was very good and patient with us. Very informative

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2020

Dr. Carol Slover is kind, gentle, listens well, so very knowledgeable and I feel fortunate to have her as my dermatologist.

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2020

Doctor Slover is simply the best!

Reviewed on Aug 27, 2020

I used to see a dermatologist closer to my home but I'm glad to drive 1 hour to see Dr. Slover. I think she's an excellent physician and also easy to talk to.

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2020

I emailed Dr. Slover about some skin concerns and she had done some research and we talked about the next steps. She takes the time to listen.

Reviewed on Aug 21, 2020

I've been dealing with a variety of issues since May; and the nurses all "know" me and treat me with the utmost respect when I contact them; and manage to find time for me to see the doctor. I'm on the mend thanks to this great team who support Dr. Slover

Reviewed on Aug 21, 2020

I think the only negative is that Dr. Slover is so good i don't want her to have more patients or I'll struggle to get in to see her!!!!

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2020

Dr. slover one of the best

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2020

great experience. everyone is so professional. Dr.Slover is thorough, knowledgeable, kind and compassionate. She truly listens to your concerns and addresses them in a very professional way. She explains things and makes sure you understand. easy to talk to.

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

I wish I could rate Dr. Slover higher.

Reviewed on Jul 30, 2020

As always, Dr Slover is superb in all respects. And her support team is truly a team. With Covid continuing to confuse everyone, the fact I can get an assessment of skin condition after having had several melanoma over the years is very important. Carol Slover is great asset to the Clinic!!

Reviewed on Jul 29, 2020

I have provided TOP rating in every category. Dr. Slover deserves only the TOP ratings. She is a caring and professionally capable physician. No one enjoys visiting a health care facility, but when its necessary it sure is nice to see Dr. Slover and the Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

Dr. Slover is excellent.

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

It's always good to see Dr. Slover and she always takes very good care of me and my derm needs.

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

dr slover always explains what is occurring and answers any concerns

Reviewed on Jul 24, 2020

it's always a great experience with doctor Slover .. thank you for always being such a joy and positive experience every time:)

Reviewed on Jul 23, 2020

Dr. Slover was very professorial put my mind at ease. Explained in detail my symptoms and treated accordingly. Her expertise is why I had my appt. I received exactly what I sought after.

Reviewed on Jul 22, 2020

Dr. Slover and her office staff are the absolute best and I truly appreciate the excellent care I receive from them. Thank you so very much!!!!

Reviewed on Jul 22, 2020

Dr. Slover sets the gold standard for physicians and I am blessed to be her patient!!

Reviewed on Jul 22, 2020

I have the greatest respect for Dr. Slover. She is professional, personable, and caring. Unfortunately, it is next to impossible to get an appt without a 4-6 month wait...

Reviewed on Jul 17, 2020

very good person and doctor

Reviewed on Jul 17, 2020

excellent Experience in every way the incredible doctor Slover is always wonderful

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2020

Dr Slover has been caring, very patient, and kind Doctor. Always listens to my concerns. I feel lucky that I was able to get into her practice and have her as my Dermatologist!

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2020

Dr Slover is thorough professional and genuinely caring

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2020

Very satisfied with Dr. Slover.

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2020

Dr. Slover is the absolute best!!!

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2020

Dr. Slover is amazing

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2020

love dr. Slover!

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2020

Appreciate the quick response when calling in. Thank You Dr Slover and her Staff.

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020

Dr Slover has always treated me with the highest respect and completely describes all conditions and medicine. A real professional.

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020

The Dr. covers everything. After leaving her office I never have a question about the visit.

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020

The doctor, her girls at the check in desk, and follow up nurse are absolutely outstanding.

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020

Carol Slover is truly outstanding as a doctor and a person

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2020

Dr. solver is an excellent doctor, very attentive and caring

Reviewed on Jun 19, 2020

I always highly recommend the Clinic and their doctors to others.

Reviewed on Jun 18, 2020

I have already recommended Dr. Slover to people, and that was only one visit

Reviewed on Jun 18, 2020

The convenience of location at Rockside Rd. was perfect. I would recommend Doctor Slover and everyone I had the pleasure to meet that first visit.

Reviewed on Jun 12, 2020

I adore dr Slover and feel she is the best!

Reviewed on Jun 12, 2020

dr slover is amazing!

Reviewed on Jun 11, 2020

Dr. Slover is always very professional. She is caring and always explains what is going on with my skin and hair issues.

Reviewed on Jun 10, 2020

I had a suspicious spot to be checked and Dr. Slover worked me in quickly

Reviewed on Jun 5, 2020

dr Slover was wonderful. very helpful and listened to all my concern and addressed all of them. Her staff was very kind and helpful I would recommend Dr Slover. I am blessed to have her as my physician

Reviewed on Jun 5, 2020

Dr. Slover is amazing.

Reviewed on May 27, 2020

Dr. Sliver is the best.

Reviewed on May 22, 2020

great and wonderful doctor have been a patient for years

Reviewed on May 21, 2020

Dr. Slover is simply awesome !!!

Reviewed on May 14, 2020

DR. Slover always takes the time to listen to any problems & explains things thoroughly.

Reviewed on May 14, 2020

great Dr I can trust

Reviewed on May 13, 2020

was hesitant to do a virtual dermatologist visit for Britt but Dr Slover was excellent

Reviewed on May 13, 2020

We absolutely love Carol Slover as a doctor. She's compassionate, understanding, and very thorough.

Reviewed on May 8, 2020

Dr. Slover quickly accommodated my emergency request during a week when appointments were not easily available.

Reviewed on May 8, 2020

Dr. Slover and staff were very attentive and responsive. Very caring and concerned about my problem.

Reviewed on May 1, 2020

have known Dr. Slover for many years, I believe her to be a very good and caring doctor and person.

Reviewed on Apr 15, 2020

My questions were answered and Dr. Slover listened to my concerns. I have had excellent care.

Reviewed on Apr 1, 2020

I could not be more satisfied. When I When I am with the doctor or the nurse I know I am the focus of their attention and concern.

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2020

Dr Slover is an exceptionally caring and supportive expert.Reassuring and with good plan for treatment.

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2020

I can not thank Dr Slover enough for seeing my son especially during these difficult times. I work for another health care system and CC was by far the most helpful to get him in even during this pandemic. From the scheduling department to the Doctor everyone was so helpful and I'm so relieved to have some answers so he is not suffering anymore while waiting for thing to go back to "normal". He is back to my happy healthy baby. All my thanks to Dr Slover!

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

Dr. Slover is excellent provider

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2020

my first visit with this doctor - I really liked her - she was very confident and knowledgeable

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2020

love Dr Slover and office personnel

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020

Dr. Slover is an exemplary doctor who shows concern for me and my care. She goes above and beyond what most doctors provide and answers any questions I pose to her. She is wonderful!

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020

Dr. Slover is very caring, listens & tries to find solutions.

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020

Dr. Slover is the BEST !!!

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2020

Great doctor will recommend!

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2020

My experience with Dr Slover has always been positive. She is an excellent doctor, kind and always concerned.

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2020

Dr Slover, is a excellent doctor and has treated my psoriasis with medication that now shows no flare ups. I couldn't be happier and it's great not having to wear long sleeves in the summer. The only thing is she's very busy so I just have to make sure and schedule my appointments early.

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2020

Dr. Slover is by far the BEST doctor I have ever seen; she asks questions and explains the issues in an easy to understand tone.

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2020

I was so happy with the care I received from Dr. Slover. My husband is planning to schedule an appointment as a result of my positive experience.

Reviewed on Feb 27, 2020

BEST doctor!!!

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2020

.dr. Carol Slover is the best..

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2020

I though the Doctor was awesome. Very attentive and good natured. Good communication and I felt very much at ease.

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2020

Dr Stover is excellent.

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2020

Dr. Slover is a knowledgeable and caring provider.

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2020

I have recommended her to a family member and friend. She's an awesome doctor. She has always vent very professional and comfortable to talk to.

Reviewed on Feb 14, 2020

The doctor was excellent both in bedside manner and treatment of my issue. Best dermatologist I have ever had. Thank you

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2020

Very compassionate doctor. Extremely good listener and willing to hear patient's thoughts on care. Good sense of humor. Never rushes my visit.

Reviewed on Jan 31, 2020

*Dr. Slover is a very kind, caring, knowledgeable, thorough, respectful doctor. She is one of Cleveland Clinics BEST doctors.

Reviewed on Jan 30, 2020

Dr. Slover was excellent. She had her staff mail me a note with Physician recommendations after I left and forgot to get it. Greatly appreciated!

Reviewed on Jan 29, 2020

This physician and her department run very efficiently in all areas. This certainly takes the burden of communicating off the back of the patient. Excellent communication including in person.

Reviewed on Jan 29, 2020

excellent, exceptional care from Dr Slover as always. she listens and talks to me as a person.

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2020

Always pleased with a visit with Dr. Slover

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2020

Dr. Slover and her staff were excellent. She discussed my issues and came up with a new treatment routine which she and her staff ensured I understood. Thank you!

Reviewed on Jan 16, 2020

Dr. Slovar is personable, kind, knowledgeable and always explains everything thoroughly. The staff is also efficient and pleasant.

Reviewed on Jan 16, 2020

Dr. Slovar is personable, kind, knowledgeable and always explains everything thoroughly.

Reviewed on Jan 16, 2020

Dr Slover is very professional and a great doctor

Reviewed on Jan 16, 2020

Dr Carol Slover is excellent and I tell everyone and recommend her to all my family and everyone I talk to

Reviewed on Jan 15, 2020

Dr Slover is the finest Dermatologist I have ever experienced.

Reviewed on Jan 15, 2020

excellent physician. very caring and knowledgeable.

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2020

Great experience. Wonderful doctor.

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2020

Dr. Slover made me feel comfortable, cared for and didn't rush me through our visit.

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2020

had two objects I was consigned about. Tried to get an appointment with Dr. Slover had to wait 6 months. Could not get cancellation.

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2020

Like I stated. I've been a patient of Dr. Slover for over 30 years. I am very happy and satisfied with her care.

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