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Robert G Phelps, MD


    • Positions
    • PROFESSOR | Dermatology
    • PROFESSOR | Pathology
    • Specialties
    • Dermatology
    • Dermatopathology - Dermatology
    • Language
    • English
    • Hospital Affiliation
    • Mount Sinai Hospital


Dr. Robert Phelps is Professor of Dermatology and Pathology and Director of the Dermatopathology Service at Mount Sinai Medical Center. Dr. Phelps is extensively involved in the teaching of medical students, residents, fellows and faculty and he has been with Mount Sinai since 1986. His research interests include experimental models of skin disease, cutaneous oncology, and environmental skin disease. Dr. Phelps is an avid reader and also enjoys outdoor activities.


Clinical & Laboratory Dermatological Immunology
American Board of Dermatology
American Board of Dermatology
Anatomic Pathology

Clinical Focus


MD, University of Pennsylvania

Residency, Pathology
Bellevue Hospital
Residency, Dermatology
Mount Sinai Hospital

Fellowship, Pathobiology
National Institute of Health
Fellowship, Dermatology
National Institute of Health