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    • Position
    • PROFESSOR | Dermatology
    • Specialty
    • Dermatology
    • Languages
    • English
    • Spanish
    • Hebrew
    • Hospital Affiliations
    • Mount Sinai Morningside and Mount Sinai West
    • Mount Sinai Queens
    • Mount Sinai Brooklyn
    • Mount Sinai Beth Israel
    • The Mount Sinai Hospital
    • Phone
    • Mount Sinai Doctors East 98th Street 212-241-9728

Dr. Jacob Levitt is Professor and Vice Chair of Dermatology; Residency Director; and former Course Director of the MSII Dermatology Pathophysiology course for second year medical students at The Mount Sinai School of Medicine.  Dr. Levitt's clinical interests are heavily influenced by his mentor, Dr. Mark Lebwohl, and include psoriasis and complicated dermatological problems.  In addition, Dr. Levitt has special expertise in head lice and scabies, autoimmune blistering disease, hidradenitis suppuritiva, pyoderma gangrenosum, and medical education.  Outside of the clinic, Dr. Levitt is former President of the Periodic Paralysis Association ( and is a fourth degree black belt and instructor in Shotokan Karate. 


American Board of Dermatology

Clinical Focus


MD, Yeshiva University

Internship, Internal Medicine
Soundshore Medical Center(CLOSED)

Residency, Dermatology
Mount Sinai School of Medicine


English, Spanish, Hebrew