Dr. Alan Schliftman, MD

Dr. Alan Schliftman, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(19)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Alan Schliftman, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in White Plains, NY. He is 66 years old and has been practicing for 37 years.

244 Westchester Ave Ste 210

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)
  • 5 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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Specialties

  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
57

Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Boil
  • Cancer
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Cellulitis
  • Chickenpox
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dry Skin
  • Erythema Multiforme
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Keloid Scar
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Pemphigoid
  • Pemphigus
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Psoriasis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • Telogen Effluvium
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

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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.

Education

  • 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
3.3
based on 19 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Schliftman's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Stamford, CT |
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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Port Chester, NY |
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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in Valhalla, NY |
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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in Mamaroneck, NY |
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Schliftman accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Schliftman has admitting privileges

Westchester Medical Center
100 Woods Rd
Valhalla, NY 10595
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