Dr. Alexander Nicolaides, MD

Dr. Alexander Nicolaides, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Alexander Nicolaides, MD is a dermatologist in Astoria, NY and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med in 1997 and specializes in dermatology.

2318 31st St Ste 3

Astoria, NY 11105

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Nicolaides performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cellulitis
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Nicolaides's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

56  Conditions Treated

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13  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Paracentesis
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion

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

  • SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Montefiore Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Ny Med College
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nicolaides has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Greek

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nicolaides' Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nicolaides to family and friends
17 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Nicolaides' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Brought my daughter there and we were on time for out appointment but had to wait 90 min to see the doctor. We saw people who came in 30 min after us get seen before us. Staff and doctor made some half-hearted apologies but were generally rude and uncooperative. I think appointments don't mean...more
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Dr. Nicolaide is a no nonsense out of the box thinker that cares about people. This is what makes him extraordinary as a Doctor. His expertise are second to none.
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My daughter in PA had a rash on her back. I took her to the hospital, they were clueless! I went to Dr. Nicolaides and I had a prescription in 20min! He knows everything!! He's very attentive and caring and takes the time to listen to your problem.
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I live a bit far from Dr. Nicolaides but I've been to numerous doctors with my condition and no one really knew how to treat me. My friend's mom told me about Dr. Nichlaides as she goes to him for botox and other cosmetic procedures. Well she was right. He's very knowledgeable in his field and...more
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I went in with a rash on my back. I drove all the way from PA to see him as i was told by my mom's friend he was the best and so he was. Very knowledgeable and was very patient with me and answered all my questions. Was definitely worth the 2 1\2 hr drive. LOVE HIM!
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