Acne, Eczema, Psoriasis, Blistering Diseases, Unknown Rashes

Our physicians are comfortable with a wide range of dermatological conditions, from the most mild to the most severe.

  • Acne: Treatments for this common skin condition encompass injections for cysts, mild and aggressive topical and oral regimens, including Accutane® (isotretinoin), photodynamic therapy, and laser therapy, which is especially effective for the treatment of red acne scars. Doctors in our practice who treat acne include: Mark Lebwohl, Susan Bershad, Julide Celebi, Annette Czernik, Lauren Geller, Gary Goldenberg, Norman Goldstein, Emma Guttmanm, Soo Jung Kim, Angela Lamb, Jacob Levitt, Orit Markowitz, Helen Shim-Chang, Heidi Waldorf, and Joshua Zeichner.

  • Eczema and Atopic Dermatitis: Our team offers a range of treatment solutions, including simple topical therapy, as well as oral medications such as prednisone, methotrexate, cyclosporine, and mycophenolate mofetil. Our phototherapy suite is among the busiest in New York City. Finally, we offer patch testing to test for allergies to over 80 chemicals that could be at the root of the eczema. Doctors in our practice who treat eczema include: Mark Lebwohl, Susan Bershad, Julide Celebi, Annette Czernik, Lauren Geller, Gary Goldenberg, Norman Goldstein, Emma Guttman, Soo Jung Kim, Angela Lamb, Jacob Levitt, Orit Markowitz, Helen Shim-Chang, and Joshua Zeichner.

  • Psoriasis: The latest biologic therapies available – even some that are only available on a limited basis by clinical trials – are offered to our patients. These medications include but are not limited to Enbrel®, Humira®, Remicade®, Stelara®, Amevive®, Cimzia®, and Simponi®. Our infusion suite allows for comfortable and convenient administration of these medications under the direct supervision of our attending staff. Our phototherapy suite is among the busiest in the world, with experienced phototherapists, who oversee your day-to-day treatments. Home phototherapy is also an option. Where appropriate, we can prescribe effective oral medications such as cyclosporine and methotrexate. Our doctors are expert in forming creative management strategies to fit with any other medical problems you may have. Doctors in our practice who treat psoriasis include: Mark Lebwohl, Susan Bershad, Annette Czernik, Lauren Geller, Gary Goldenberg, Norman Goldstein, Emma Guttman, Soo Jung Kim, Angela Lamb, Jacob Levitt, Orit Markowitz, and Joshua Zeichner.

  • Blistering Diseases: We treat a broad spectrum of these diseases, such as pemphigus vulgaris, bullous pemphigoid, dermatitis herpetiformis, among many others. We offer the latest in biologic therapy, including Rituxan® (rituximab) and IVIg (intravenous immune globulins), as well as a gamut of other options, such as mycophenolate mofetil, azathioprine, methotrexate, prednisone, and Dapsone. Doctors in our practice who treat blistering diseases include: Mark Lebwohl, Susan Bershad, Annette Czernik, Gary Goldenberg, Norman Goldstein, Jacob Levitt, Orit Markowitz, and Robert Phelps.

  • "Unknown Rashes": We are a tertiary center treating the most complicated of rashes. Our doctors take pride in our ability to clarify and treat challenging conditions. We are experienced in treating skin manifestations of lupus, lichen planus, pyoderma gangrenosum, leg ulcers, infectious diseases like MRSA, and many others. Doctors in our practice who treat unknown rashes include: Mark Lebwohl, Susan Bershad, Annette Czernik, Lauren Geller, Gary Goldenberg, Norman Goldstein, Emma Guttman, Soo Jung Kim, Angela Lamb, Jacob Levitt, Orit Markowitz, Ellen Marmur, Robert Phelps, Helen Shim-Chang, Heidi Waldorf, and Joshua Zeichner.

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Mount Sinai Dermatology
5 East 98th Street, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10029
Tel: 212-241-9728

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