Midtown Medical Dermatology in New York City

Skin Cancer Prevention, Detection, and Treatment

  • Applying sunscreen any day you are going to be outside is a simple step in prevention.
  • Wear sun protective clothing and hats when possible.
  • We recommend applying SPF 30 or higher sunscreen and reapplying after exposure to water and according to sunscreen instructions (at least every 2 hours).  Make sure to apply sunscreen 30 minutes prior to sun exposure.
  • Apply 1 ounce (2 tablespoons) of sunscreen if applying to entire body.
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Acne and Acne Scarring

Your skin is unique. Your skin’s needs are unique. Our team of Board Certified NYC Dermatologists and Licensed Aestheticians at The Dermatology and Laser Group understands that, and excels at tailoring our acne treatments to your individual needs. We offer everything from cutting edge topical and oral medications, chemical peels and laser treatments, to holistic remedies for your skin.

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Eczema, Skin Allergy, and Other Medical Dermatology

Eczema is a word that literally means “irritated skin,” and can be used to denote temporary or persistent conditions. For some people, though, eczema becomes a chronic condition that requires medical management by a dermatologist. Our Team of Board Certified Dermatologists at The Dermatology and Laser Group is expert at finding potential causes of your eczema, and managing your symptoms with both over the counter and prescription remedies.

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Dermatology and Laser Group Testimonials

Came here to see Dr. Akhavan and the experience from start to finish was more than I could hope for. From the moment I booked the appointment I could tell the office is extremely well organized and thoughtful towards their patients’ needs…
Doug R., ( Via Yelp )
I cannot recommend Dr. Akhavan’s practice enough. Dr. Akhavan answers all my questions, no matter how dumb. Unlike my last dermatologist, I felt that they listened to me and allowed me to have input on decisions regarding my health care…
Patricia O., ( Via Yelp )
Dr Akhavan is an outstanding dermatologist. I went in for a skin check and he discovered an abnormal mole. Note that I was 8 months pregnant at the time…
Anda B., ( Via Yelp )
Dr. Akhavan came highly recommended by my close friend and colleague. Although I trust my friend’s word, I still checked the doc out on Yelp. As of today, Dr. Akhavan only has FIVE STAR reviews and you know what? Everything everyone says about him is true!…
Helen L., ( Via Yelp )
Dr. Akhavan was prompt, courteous and informative. I went on the day of snowpocalypse 2014. It didn’t matter, the doctor and his staff were in the office ready for my visit…
Radoslav A., ( Verified ZocDoc Patient )