Dr. Aza Lefkowitz, MD

Dr. Aza Lefkowitz, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 48
(4)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Aza Lefkowitz, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Fresh Meadows, NY. He is 48 years old and has been practicing for 18 years.

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
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

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

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

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lefkowitz "Providing you with the best Dermatological care"
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Specialties

  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Melanoma
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Diseases
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Lesion
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
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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

Dr. Lefkowitz has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Lefkowitz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lefkowitz's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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

Brooklyn, NY |
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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Garden City, NY |
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Lefkowitz accepts 16 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
  • 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
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • HealthFirst
    ABCD HMO
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Direct Access
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Lefkowitz has admitting privileges

Mount Sinai Hospital
1 Gustave L Levy Pl
New York, NY 10029
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Saint Francis Hospital Roslyn
100 Port Washington Blvd
Roslyn, NY 11576
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