Dr. Barry Galitzer, MD

Dr. Barry Galitzer, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 47
(64)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Barry Galitzer, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Fort Lauderdale, FL. He is 47 years old and has been practicing for 22 years. 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
  • 11 More

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Galitzer

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas

new

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

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

Dr. Galitzer'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.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

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."

More

Read More
1

Specialties

  • Dermatology
1

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
52

Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Adverse Drug Reactions
  • Age Spots
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Tumor
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Dermatitis
  • Dry Skin
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Genital Warts
  • Hair Loss
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Keloid Scar
  • Laceration
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pemphigoid
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Diseases
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Telogen Effluvium
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts
  • Wounds

More

Read More
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.

Education

  • 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

Dr. Galitzer does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Galitzer and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Galitzer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Galitzer to family and friends
4.9
based on 64 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Galitzer's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in davie florida |
This is one of the most welcoming doctor's office I have seen,the staff,doctors being highly professional.
in Pompano Beach, FL |
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 would highly recommend Dr. Galitzer.
in Fort Lauderdale, Fl. |
My experience with Dr. Galitzer is always positive and professional.
Have you seen Dr. Barry Galitzer, MD?
Are you Dr. Galitzer?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Visit Dr. Galitzer

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Galitzer accepts 20 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
    Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union WC
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    BlueDental Choice
    NetworkBlue
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • MagnaCare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
  • National Elevator
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Galitzer has admitting privileges

Holy Cross Hospital
4725 N Federal Hwy
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
View Hospital Profile