Dr. Alison Gruen, MD

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Specializes in Dermatology • Female • Age 42

176 E 71st St
New York, NY 10021
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Dr. Gruen's Specialties

  • Dermatology

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Hospital Quality

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Lenox Hill Hospital
100 E 77th St
New York, NY 10075

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Libby Buscemi MD PC
Libby Buscemi MD PC
176 E 71st St
New York, NY 10021
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    Dr. Gruen's Experience

    Specialties

    • Dermatology

    Board Certifications

    • Dermatology
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    • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
    • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Shaving of Skin Lesion
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    • Actinic Keratosis
    • Athlete's Foot
    • Basal Cell Carcinoma
    • Benign Skin Lesion
    • Benign Tumor
    • Cancer
    • Dermatitis
    • Dermatomyositis
    • Foot Conditions
    • Hair Loss
    • Hidradenitis
    • Intertrigo
    • Lipomas
    • Lyme Disease
    • Psoriasis
    • Ringworm
    • Seborrheic Keratosis
    • Shingles
    • Skin Cancer
    • Skin Infections
    • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
    • Varicose Veins
    • Warts
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    Background Check for Dr. Gruen

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New York.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Yale University
    Graduated in 2000

    Internship Hospital

    St Vincents Catheterization Med Center
    Complete in 2001

    Residency Hospital

    Suny Downstate Med Center
    Complete in 2004
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Gruen & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Gruen's Hospital Quality

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    • 4 reviews

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    I went to Dr. Gruen with hair problems. She was very ironic and not professional. Instead of helping me, she told me that, hopefully I will find a rich husband one day and he can pay for my hair transplantation. I should really give her 0 stars.

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    5 out of 5
    - in New York NY |

    Very understanding, helpful and trustworthy.

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    5 out of 5
    - in Hicksville, NY |

    She was amazing. I was so comfortable with her. And her assistant was just as amazing. I would definitly recommend her to friends and family.

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    5 out of 5
    - in Bloomfield, NJ |

    Back in 2003 I saw Dr. Gruen for my skin problems. She helped me with my skin through high school and with out her expertise my skin would have been a mess. I specifically got on here just to review her cause she's amazing!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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    Libby Buscemi MD PC
    176 E 71st St
    New York, NY 10021
    (212) 734-7546 (Office)
    (212) 734-2496 (Fax)
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