Dr. Barry Galitzer, MD

Dr. Barry Galitzer, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
Dr. Barry Galitzer, MD is a dermatologist in Fort Lauderdale, FL and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University of Florida in 1995 and specializes in dermatology.Read his story

6550 N Federal Hwy Ste 320

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
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Top Care Areas

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Seborrheic Dermatitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Actinic Keratosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Discoloration
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Galitzer's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Galitzer "Board certified in dermatology, Dr. Barry Galitzer is a leading provider of skin care services at Skin Center. From the Fort Lauderdale, Florida practice, Dr. Galitzer offers general dermatology care and numerous services such as fat removal treatment, care for acne scars, skin cancer, warts, removal of cysts, excisions, and Blue Light/PDL therapy. Skin Center is conveniently located in East Fort Lauderdale, on US-1 across from the Imperial Point Medical Center. Dr. Galitzer attended Yeshiva University. He graduated from the University of Miami School of Medicine with research distinction in dermatology. He was also the recipient of the "Best in Dermatology Award for the Medical School Class of 1995." Dr. Galitzer served his residency at both New York Medical College in Valhalla, New York and Cornell University Medical College in New York City. He is licensed to practice dermatology in both New York and Florida. Dr. Galitzer has had over 16 years of experience in general dermatology and over 16 years' experience in surgical treatment of skin cancer. At Skin Center, Dr. Galitzer prides himself on treating skin cancers and offering early detection for this disease. He can provide surgical treatment for cancer while working to ensure that the aesthetics of his patients is still maintained. He is devoted to ensuring that the unique needs of each patient is met and treated with the utmost care. Dr. Galitzer and the entire staff of Skin Center welcome all new patients to the practice. The practice can also work with patients to arrange payments and explain insurance coverage for skin cancer treatments."
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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

52  Conditions Treated

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10  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Fat Reduction Procedure
  • Paracentesis
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • University of Florida
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Jackson Mem Hosp/jackson Health
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Ny And Presby Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Ny Med College
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Galitzer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Galitzer's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (66)

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Dr. Galitzer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Doctor Galitzer knew exactly what my problems were in minutes. Very thorough exam. Exceptionally friendly staff. So happy I found a dermatologist in the area who knows exactly what he’s doing. Thank you. Barbara Hansel.
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The staff treat me like a client at a posh spa. They are kind, courteous, professional and caring. Dr Galitzer gave me the most thorough skin exam I have ever had and Mary, his PA was just as thorough and kind. I would cheerfully recommend this practice to everyone.
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This is one of the most welcoming doctor's office I have seen,the staff,doctors being highly professional.
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Dr. Barry Galitzer and his staff are exceptional. Dr. Galitzer did the most thorough exam I could imagine. He is very informative, great personality, very friendly and cares about his patients. His staff is the same. The young ladies at the reception as well as the nurses are very kind. I...more
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My experience with Dr. Galitzer is always positive and professional.
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