Dr. Aza Lefkowitz, MD

Dr. Aza Lefkowitz, MD

Dermatology  ·  
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Age 48
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Dr. Aza Lefkowitz, MD is a dermatologist in Fresh Meadows, NY and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in dermatology.

5847 188th St Ste A

Fresh Meadows, NY 11365

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
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Top Care Areas

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Cancer
very high
more than 98% of peers
Skin Cancer
very high
more than 97% of peers
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Lefkowitz'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.

Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

13  Conditions Treated

20  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Biopsy
  • Dermabrasion
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facial Peel
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Microsurgical Procedure
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Mole Removal
  • Photorejuvenation
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Resurfacing
  • Skin Surgery
  • Wart Removal

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 11/4/2015
    Amount or Range: Above Average
    Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: 11755
    State: 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 Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Li Jewish Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Umdnj Nj Med School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • University Hospital Suny
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lefkowitz's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lefkowitz to family and friends
4 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Lefkowitz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Had three Moh's procedures with Dr. all three was not told to stop taking 82mg aspirin. On last procedure took my medications with 82 mg aspirin less than half hour before procedure. This resulted in 40 minutes of plastic surgeon cauterizing blood vesicles. developed hematomas and infection that...more
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I had a 9AM appointment for MOHs surgery with Doctor Lefkowitz by 9:45 AM the doctor had still not arrived at the office to start with his scheduled appointments. His staff while polite were unhelpful in explaining why the doctor had not started on time. I left without having my surgery performed....more
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