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Northern Light Dermatology in Ellsworth to Close

Date: 05/17/2021

Northern Light Dermatology is closing its practice on June 24. Norman Sykes, MD will be available to current patients for urgent dermatology care until June 24.  All patients will be notified by mail.  

It is important that patients continue with appropriate medical care; and therefore, should establish contact with another dermatology provider as soon as possible. 

Options for patients to identify a new dermatologist are to contact their primary care provider, health insurance plan, or by contacting the Maine Board of Licensure in Medicine (for Medical Doctor information) at 207-287-3601 or Osteopathic Licensure (for Doctor of Osteopathy information) at 207-287-2480 or online at  

Authorization forms are available to release a copies of medical records. The office will remain available for a minimum of 60 days to consult with patients and/or their new providers to promote a smooth transition and continuity of care as needed. 

Patients who have not selected a new provider by the time the practice closes, can obtain acute, critical, or emergency care by visiting primary care, by utilizing any Northern Light Health or other organization’s Walk-In Care, or Emergency Department facilities.

If you have any questions, please contact Northern Light Dermatology at 207-664-5660.