Dr. Alexander Doctoroff, DO

Dr. Alexander Doctoroff, DO

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
Dr. Alexander Doctoroff, DO is a dermatologist in Clark, NJ and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from UMDNJ-- New Jersey Medical School in 1998 and specializes in dermatology, pediatric dermatology, and more.

1075 Central Ave

Clark, NJ 07066

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health New England (HNE)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
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Skin Infections
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more than 98% of peers
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more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Doctoroff "Dr. Alexander Doctoroff is a Board Certified Dermatologist. He is the past president of the New Jersey Dermatological Society. Dr. Doctoroff is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Dermatology at the world-renowned Columbia University Medical Center and New York Presbyterian Hospital, where he teaches dermatology residents. He also holds the position of Assistant Chief of Dermatology at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in East Orange. He teaches medical residents and students at UMDNJ, where he is a Clinical Assistant Professor. Dr. Doctoroff is on staff of St. Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston. In addition to general medical dermatology, Dr. Doctoroff specializes in cosmetic dermatology, surgical dermatology, and anti-aging skin treatments."
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5  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery
  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Procedural Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

58  Conditions Treated

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30  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Allergy Testing
  • Botox® Injection
  • Cryosurgery
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Earlobe Repair
  • Excision
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facial Peel
  • Hair Removal
  • Juvéderm® Injection
  • Juvéderm® Voluma® Injection
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Mole Removal
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Patch Testing
  • Sculptra™ Injection
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Screenings
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Wart Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.


  • UMDNJ-- New Jersey Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Maimonides Medical Center-Internal Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Philidelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine-Dermatology
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Ukrainian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Alexander Doctoroff, DO
(part 2) I would not have made another appointment for nothing. At my first visit, no one said the moles are not covered by insurance or that this is the cost out of pocket. His first visit was so quick because he had standing room only in the office, it was so packed and he was behind. My next...Read More
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Sep 06, 2018
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Dr. Doctoroff is very knowledgeable, but my visits are never consistent. Some days he explains things thoroughly, while other times he’s so overbooked he leaves his assistant to “explain the rest.” It’s a mad dash to get patients in and out and it shows. What happened to quality over quantity?...Read More
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Feb 17, 2018
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Terrible doctor, not concerned for his patients at all . Does not take the time and misdiagnosed a spot on my back . Total time spent was 4 min !!! Referred me to see his esthetician at a different location !! Don’t understand it ......walked out of his office with a stupid panflet that’s didn’t...Read More
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New York, NY – Dec 01, 2017
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talked me through my issues and how to deal with the rash on my scalp.
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Jessie in Newark, NJ – Sep 09, 2017
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Excellent Doctor with a great personality! Been to him many times for different things. He is a great diagnostician!
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Louise Soweski in Woodbridge, NJ – Feb 14, 2017
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