Advanced Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery, the nation’s largest dermatology practice, acquires dermatology clinic in Michigan.
Maitland, FL – ADCS Clinics (“ADCS”) announced it has completed the acquisition of Kalamazoo Dermatology & Skin Cancer Center in Portage, Michigan; a dermatology practice owned by Gerald D. Karabin, M.D. PhD., a board certified dermatologist.
Dr. Gerald Karabin received his medical degree, Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, and his internal medicine training from the University of Colorado. He completed his residency from the University of Michigan Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery and is Board Certified.
Dr. Karabin has authored several articles regarding molecular genetics, biochemistry, and various skin diseases including skin cancer, psoriasis, and lupus erythematosus. He received a Predoctoral NIH Research Training Grant, ARCS Research Award, and the Robert W. Goltz Award for Excellence in Dermatology.
He has been practicing as a board certified dermatologist and dermatologic surgeon at Kalamazoo Dermatology since 1991. He has staff appointments at both Bronson and Borgess Hospitals.
Dr. Karabin specializes in skin cancer treatment, including Mohs micrographic surgery, and also performs general and cosmetic dermatology.
Dr. Matt Leavitt, Founder and CEO of ADCS, said, “It’s an honor to have the talents of Dr. Karabin and his team in our practice. He is very well versed in Surgical and Cosmetic Dermatology, and is a distinguished clinical researcher.”
“This acquisition continues to strengthen our position in Michigan. We continue to add patient access throughout the state,” said Dave Morell, President & COO of ADCS.
ADCS, founded in 1989 by Dr. Matt Leavitt, is a dermatology-focused practice with over 142 clinics in Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Michigan, Nevada, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina and Wyoming providing clinical, cosmetic, surgical and pathology services. ADCS also provides billing and coding management services for almost 90 third-party dermatology practices across the nation under the Ameriderm™ trade name.