Dr. Alan Schliftman, MD

Dr. Alan Schliftman, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
Dr. Alan Schliftman, MD is a dermatologist in White Plains, NY and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from G Washington Univ Sch Med & Hlth Sci in 1977 and specializes in dermatology.

210 Westchester Ave Ste 203

White Plains, NY 10604

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Jock Itch
very high
more than 99% of peers
Tinea Versicolor
very high
more than 99% of peers
Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

57  Conditions Treated


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8  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • G Washington Univ Sch Med & Hlth Sci
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Nassau University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Albert Einstein Coll Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schliftman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schliftman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schliftman to family and friends
19 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

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Dr. Schliftman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Saw him for a skin cancer screening. Shortest screening ever (about 5 minutes). He was more concerned about talking about himself in front of the much younger nurse practitioner. So now I get to pay his bill with no faith in his screening and continue my search for a professional opinion.
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Dr. Schliftman has been helping me with a very embarrassing problem, and I couldn't be happier with him as a doctor. He is honest, listens, and hasn't taken the situation lightly, as I feel many doctors tend to. I'm very grateful for him, and have recommended him to everyone I know with any skin...more
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Did a biopsy of a mole and ?lost? the mole.Called me next day and said they had found a specimen and it came back benign, but he ?couldn?t be 100% sure that it was my mole that was found and biopsied.I then asked him if HE had looked to see if it was my mole.He replied,?No, I look at hundreds of...more
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Doctor shows up 30 minutes late for a 10:15AM appointment - when pointed out to him that he is late - instead of apologizing or explaining - his response is I am a physician - I am usually an hour late - go find a new doctor. For my wife he missed a mose cell - so we are taking his advice and...more
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