Dr. Arielle Kauvar, MD

Dr. Arielle Kauvar, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Arielle Kauvar, MD is a dermatologist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1989 and specializes in dermatology.

1044 5th Ave

New York, NY 10028

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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more than 72% of peers
Skin Cancer
more than 71% of peers
Athlete's Foot
more than 68% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

17  Conditions Treated

6  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mohs Surgery

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.


  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Ny Hosp-Cornell U Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • New York University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Laser & Skin Surg Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Castle and Connolly Best Doctors in America, 2000-2011
  • Presidential Citation, American Academy of Dermatology, 2008-2011
Media & Publications

Dr. Kauvar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kauvar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kauvar to family and friends
11 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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  • 1

Dr. Kauvar'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 (5)

Excellent mohs surgeon! Highly recommended
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Dr. Kauvar was recommended by my dermatologist to perform minor surgery. Was very satisfied and her staff is very professional.
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I've been a patient of Dr. Kauvar's for over a year to treat my melasma with laser and am thrilled with the results. After 3 years of failed attempts of covering the dark marks on my face with makeup, I finally feel confident enough to skip foundation and concealer. An added bonus is that the staff...more
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She is terrific! She is very knowledgeable and is current on the latest dermatologic research and treatments and even teaches medical students. She is a kind person who really cares about her patients and tries to address their concerns. Her staff is well trained and very courteous. Her office is...more
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Warning, PLEASE DO NOT GO TO SEE DR. KAUVER IF YOU HAVE MELASMA. Dr. Kauver not only is rude and has zero empathy but she will throw procedures at you that you don't need and will make your skin look worse. I read Dr. Kauvar's study on Melasma and thought it was going to be my saving grace but...more
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