Melanie A. Clark, MD

Assistant Professor


Dr. Melanie A. Clark is an Assistant Professor and board-certified dermatologist at the Medical College of Wisconsin. She is a Mohs micrographic surgeon and adult dermatologist at the Skin Cancer Center of Froedtert Hospital. Dr. Clark has training and expertise in the comprehensive care of skin cancer patients with an emphasis on surgical treatment and reconstruction. She is trained to treat both common and rare cutaneous malignancies and has an interest in treating complex high-risk skin cancers in immunosuppressed patients. She treats patients with melanoma, non-melanoma skin cancer, benign neoplasms of the skin, and nail disease requiring nail surgery.

Melanie Clark, MD

Dr. Clark graduated summa cum laude from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign with a degree in molecular and cellular biology. She received her medical degree from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, graduating with Alpha Omega Alpha honors. She completed her dermatology residency at Northwestern University McGaw Medical Center in Chicago, IL where she served as chief resident in her final year of training. Dr. Clark completed her fellowship in Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Dermatologic Oncology at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, OH. She has authored numerous publications and is actively involved in several professional societies within the field of dermatology and dermatologic surgery.

Areas of Expertise

  • Dermatologic Surgery
  • Basal cell carcinoma
  • Squamous cell carcinoma
  • Malignant melanoma
  • Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans
  • Atypical fibroxanthoma
  • Sebaceous carcinoma

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology

Patient Ages Seen

  • Adult
  • Senior

Languages Spoken

  • English

Education / Training

  • Residency in Dermatology – McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University – Chicago, IL (2013-2016)
  • Fellowship in Micrographic Surgery and Dermatologic Oncology – Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH (2016-2017)
  • Doctor of Medicine – University of Chicago – Pritzker School of Medicine (2012)


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