Dr. Hope Mitchell

Founder, Medical Director & Board Certified Dermatologist

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Hope Mitchell, MD, is the founder and medical director of Mitchell Dermatology


A native of Brooklyn, New York, Dr. Mitchell attended the University of Rochester and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Biology. She obtained her doctorate of medicine from The Medical College of Ohio (MCO). She also completed an internship in Internal Medicine and a Pathology Fellowship while at MCO and a residency in Dermatology at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan. Dr. Mitchell is certified by the American Board of Dermatology and is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology.

Dr. Mitchell is an Ohio board-certified medical and cosmetic dermatologist and the founder & CEO of Mitchell Dermatology. With over 25 years of experience in the medical field, she is an accomplished, highly qualified dermatologist and entrepreneur. As the director of operations of Mitchell Dermatology Center of Northwest Ohio and Commerce Medical Partners, she manages the Perrysburg location and the company’s satellite location in Fremont.

Special Interests & Media

Dr. Mitchell is dedicated to patient-centered care and education and she thoroughly enjoys every scope of her practice, routinely treating hair, skin and nail problems in pediatric and adult patients, with competent and compassionate care. She has extensive experience in general dermatologic education and treatment, acne/complexion treatment, skin cancer diagnosis, treatment and surgery, as well as cosmetic injectables. Dr. Mitchell has subspecialty interest in hair loss, eczema, hyperpigmentation, skin cancer prevention, skin of color and skincare consultations. She has been featured in several media outlets including Women’s Health Magazine, Good Housekeeping, The Zoe Report, Allure, HuffPost, Essence, In Style, Martha Stewart, Healthline, Self, Bazaar, NY Mag., GMA, Marie Claire and has been a speaker for Google. She has been a collaborating partner with Aveeno, CeraVe, Curél, Neutrogena, Paula’s Choice and Vaseline.


Dr. Mitchell is an advocate for mentorship, education and diversity in medicine and dermatology. She is a consistent mentor to many medical students pursuing medical professions and dermatology as a career. In addition to practicing and overseeing the daily operations of her practice, she creates hands-on shadow experiences for, builds relationships with, and especially encourages female students from middle school through college that have an interest in medicine. She is most proud of founding the Mitchell Dermatology Student Gap Year Internship Program in which she takes 2-4 interns per year who are interested in pursuing medicine after completion of their undergraduate studies.

Her belief is that exposure to the medical field at the earliest age will cultivate confidence, opportunities and diversity in medicine. With a passion for education, Dr. Mitchell proudly serves on the Executive Board as the Vice Chair and Director of Research for The National Medical Association, Dermatology Section.

Dr. Mitchell is a wife and mother of four young adult children. She enjoys ministry, fitness, gardening, antiquing, traveling, spending time with her family and serving the community through her annual free skin cancer screenings.

Dr. Mitchell and her service oriented, efficient and professional staff welcome new and returning patients and are ready to meet every skin care need with an individualized, unique care plan that is deserved.

Professional Affiliations:

  • Diplomate, American Board of Dermatology
  • Fellow, American Academy of Dermatology
  • Fellow, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
  • Member, Skin of Color Society
  • Member, National Medical Association
  • Member, CARF


As a board-certified dermatologist and founder of Mitchell Dermatology, my team and I believe that you should accept nothing less than having healthy skin, hair, and nails and feeling confident and beautiful every single day.

– Hope Mitchell, MD, FAAD