Jonathan P Ungar, MD Email Jonathan Ungar
- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Dermatology
- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Medical Education
- Hospital Affiliations
- Mount Sinai Morningside and Mount Sinai West
- New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai
- Mount Sinai Queens
- The Mount Sinai Hospital
- Mount Sinai Beth Israel
- Mount Sinai Brooklyn
- Mount Sinai Doctors East 98th Street 212-241-9728 212-241-9728
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Dr. Jonathan Ungar is a board-certified Dermatologist focusing on skin cancer. He is the Medical Director of the Waldman Melanoma and Skin Cancer Center at Mount Sinai and specializes in monitoring, detecting, diagnosing, and treating of skin cancers. To augment traditional Total Body Skin Exams to detect skin cancers, he utilizes cutting-edge, non-invasive techniques including:
- Mole Mapping / Total Body Photography
- Optical Coherence Tomography
- Reflectance Confocal Microscopy
- Electrical Impedance Spectrosopy
- Gene expression testing
These combined techniques and technologies allow for the most up-to-date capabilities in non-surgical, scar-free diagnosis of skin cancers.
After graduating from Harvard College, Dr. Ungar worked in management consulting for several years. During this period, he realized that a career in medicine was his calling, and he returned to Harvard to complete the required post-baccalaureate course work.
After graduating from Stony Brook School of Medicine, as an inductee of the Alpha Omega Alpha honors society, he completed his internship in the Department of Internal Medicine at Winthrop-University Hospital. Subsequently, he came to the The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai to complete his residency in Dermatology, serving as Chief Resident.
In addition to his clinical duties, he participates in clinical research and contributes to medical education serving as the Associate Director of the Residency Training Program in the Dermatology Department, overseeing the training of future Dermatologists.
American Board of Dermatology
- Actinic Keratosis
- Annual Skin Screening
- Basal Cell Carcinoma
- Dysplastic Nevi
- Freezing of Warts
- Mole Checks
- Nevi (Moles)
- Non-melanoma Skin Cancer
- Skin Biopsy
- Skin Cancer
- Skin Cancer Removal
- Skin Cancer Screening
- Squamous Cell
- Total Body Skin Exam
MD, Stony Brook University Medical Center
BA, Harvard University
Internship, Internal Medicine
Winthrop University Hospital
Mount Sinai Hospital
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Below are financial relationships with industry reported by Dr. Ungar during 2020 and/or 2021. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.
Scientific Advisory Board:
- AbbVie Inc.
- Janssen Biotech, Inc., formerly Centocor Biotech, Inc.
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