Medical Dermatology in Midtown Manhattan
Skin Cancer Prevention, Detection, and Treatment
The detection of skin cancer is an area of particular expertise for Dr. Arash Akhavan who received specialized training in digital dermoscopy when it was a newer technique during his days training at The Mount Sinai Medical Center. And we remain at the cutting edge of skin cancer detection and management, being amongst the first few practices to provide the newest SkinIO Advanced Mole-Mapping. A Skin Cancer Screening Appointment is the best way to learn about skin cancer prevention and make certain that potentially problematic spots are detected and managed early.Read More
Acne, Acne Scarring, and Rosacea
We are national experts in the treatment of skin blemishes that are common to the face and we use a combination of over-the-counter and prescription products, as well as in office procedures to very effectively manage these conditions for all of our patients. We would love to discuss nutrition and lifestyle modifications that can make a positive impact for your skin as well.Read More
Eczema, Skin Allergy, and Other Medical Dermatology
We have have a very large population of patientsfrom New York City, as well as patients that visit from throughout the country and internationally to conduct Allergy Path Testing for skin sensitivity and to manage eczema.A medical consultation appointment, whether in person or virtually as a Teledermatology Appointment, will allow us to assess your condition and come upwith the most effective and practical treatment plan together.Read More
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Arash Akhavan, MD is founder and owner of The Dermatology and Laser Group, one of the top centers for cosmetic procedures in New York City for over a decade. Arash Akhavan, MD, FAAD is a Board Certified Dermatologist and an Associate Professor at The Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Dr. Akhavan is a Castle Connolly Top Doc, New York Magazine Best Doctor, and Super Doctor featured in The New York Times. Dr. Akhavan is a key opinion leader that has been featured on hundreds of media publications including The New York Times, Allure, Marie Claire, Women’s Health, Cosmopolitan, ABC News, Fox News, Fox 5, NY1, WPIX, and more. He has been featured on nationally syndicated television programs such as The Doctors.
Dr. Akhavan serves as an educator and lecturer for multiple aesthetic device and injectable companies. This allows his office access to newer technologies at an earlier date than other offices, as well as a higher level of expertise in the use of these devices. This, in turn, translates to more effective and safer treatments for our patients.