University of Nebraska Medical Center

Ronald Sulewski, MD

Assistant Professor, UNMC Department of Dermatology
Director, Laser and Aesthetic Dermatology, Nebraska Medicine

Ronald Sulewski, MD

Ronald Sulewski, MD, was born in St. Louis, Missouri, and raised in Quincy, Illinois, and Denver, Colorado. Dr. Sulewski earned his medical degree from Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine. While attending medical school, he was an Alpha Omega Alpha-National Medical Honor Society member. He completed his residency at the University of Miami Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery. Before beginning medical school, he attended the University of Notre Dame, where he received his Bachelor of Science Degree magna cum laude, majoring in Biological Sciences. He has presented for the American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting and Miami Dermatology Society meetings. Dr. Sulewski is a Fellow of the American Society for Mohs Surgery and the American Academy of Dermatology. He worked and was a partner at a cosmetic-focused private practice in downtown Chicago for the last eight years before relocating to Omaha, where his wife Colleen was born. Dr. Sulewski has volunteered his time and expertise for various organizations, including the annual Sunsmart Melanoma Awareness 5K run, International Health Elective in Bolivia, and the CommunityHealth Clinic in Chicago, IL

Dr. Sulewski’s passions in practicing dermatology include but are not limited to ­­­­­medical dermatology, acne treatments, psoriasis, and the diagnosis and treatment of skin cancers. In addition, he performs botox, fillers, chemical peels, and other cosmetic procedures. Dr. Sulewski is also fluent in Spanish. In his free time, he enjoys playing guitar, basketball, jogging, and spending time with his wife, Colleen, and their three children.


  • Medical School: Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine, 2003-2007
  • Internship: Resurrection Medical Center, 2007-2008
  • Residency: Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, 2008-2011
Key Publications
  • Ronald J Sulewski Jr, Marianna Blyumin, Francisco A Kerdel. “Acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis due to clindamycin” Dermatol Online J. 2008 Jul 15;14(7):14. PMID: 18718198 
  • Ronald Sulewski, Robert S Kirsner. “The multipotent nature of hair bulge cells” J Invest Dermatol. 2010 May;130(5):1198. doi: 10.1038/jid.2010.81. PMID: 20393472
  • Rentfro K, Clarey D, Glenn EJ, Sulewski R, Wysong A. Soft Tissue Dermal Filler-Associated Necrosis and Impending Necrosis: A Systematic Review of the Literature. Dermatol Surg. 2022 Oct 1;48(10):1051-1056. doi: 10.1097/DSS.0000000000003574. Epub 2022 Sep 15. PMID: 36129182.
  • Minkis K, Bolotin D, Council ML, Bar A, Farah RS, Kibbi N, Miest RYN, Orringer JS, Ortiz A, Suozzi KC, Vashi NA, Yoo SS, Albrecht J, Blalock TW, Bruce AJ, Deng M, Desai S, Eshaq M, Fiessinger LA, Ghareeb E, Greywal T, Hebert AA, Hooper D, Hordinsky M, Hu JC, Jibbe A, Joo J, Kelly KM, Kenkare S, Khetarpal S, Kole LCS, Kourosh AS, Kuhn H, Lee KC, Lucas R, Luke J, Mafee M, Mayo TT, Nawas ZY, Olasz Harken EB, Pearlstein MV, Petronic-Rosic V, Robinson CA, Rogge MN, Saikaly SK, Schenck OL, Schlick CA, Shahabi L, Shipp DM, Shive M, Silapunt S, Stratman EJ, Sulewski R, Suggs AK, Tolaymat L, Ward KHM, Weinstein Velez M, Zeichner J, Kang BY, Ibrahim SA, Christensen RE, Anvery N, Dirr MA, Lawrence N, Alam M. “Needs and Gaps in Resident Trainee Education, Clinical Patient Care, and Clinical Research in Cosmetic Dermatology: Position Statement of the Association of Academic Cosmetic Dermatology”. Arch Dermatol Res. 2022 Dec 3. doi: 10.1007/s00403-022-02471-8. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 36463367.
  • Taylor MA, Ituarte BE, Wysong A, Sulewski R, Wei EX. "Evaluating public interest in CO2 laser treatment: An analysis of Google Trends". J Cosmet Dermatol. 2023 Dec 13. doi: 10.1111/jocd.16121. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 38088501.

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