Desmond Shipp

Desmond Shipp, MD, MSBS

  • Dermatology
  • Physician What's this? A physician, or doctor, is extensively trained to diagnose and treat complex medical problems. Often, physicians focus their practice on certain disease categories, treatment methods or patient types. Physicians can diagnose and treat illness, prescribe medication, offer medical consultation and advice, perform surgery and more.

Appointments: (614) 293-1707

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Skin Care

Locations Where I Practice

Dermatology East at Gahanna Dermatology East

Dermatology East

540 Officenter Place Suite 240 Columbus, 43230

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Education and Training

Medical Degree

University of Toledo College of Medicine


Geisinger Health System
7/1/2014 - 6/30/2017

More About My Work

My Background

Board Certification

American Board of Dermatology

My Department

Internal Medicine

My Division



302 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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  • Overall
    4.6 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly 4.8
  • Listens Carefully 4.8
  • Gives Understandable Instructions 4.7
  • Knows My Medical History 4.1
  • Shows Respect 4.8
  • Time Spent Together 4.6

102 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Dec 15, 2018

super bed side manner and very thorough.

Reviewed on Dec 14, 2018

I appreciated the way he explicitly told me exactly what he was going to do as he gave me a full exam of my skin, including what he was looking for.

Reviewed on Dec 09, 2018

He's always friendly, welcoming, and knowledgeable. always takes time to answer my questions and concerns.

Reviewed on Dec 04, 2018

all good

Reviewed on Dec 03, 2018

I was very impressed with Dr. Shipp. He saw me right away, was friendly and extremely knowledgeable. He has my unqualified recommendation.

Reviewed on Nov 28, 2018

Very friendly and concerned.

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2018

Dr. Shipp is a caring, efficient physician!

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2018

Knew what the problem was & how to treat it & follow up.

Reviewed on Nov 10, 2018

He was also great! Very down to earth and he didn't make me feel he was rushing.

Reviewed on Nov 07, 2018

Excellent and explains what his is doing and caring.

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Consulting and Related Relationships

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As of 12/20/2018, Dr. Shipp has reported no relationships with companies or entities.