Dr. Barry Silver, MD

Dr. Barry Silver, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 71
(40)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Barry Silver, MD is a dermatologist in Ridgewood, NJ and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 1972 and specializes in dermatology, occupational skin diseases, and more.

1200 E Ridgewood Ave

Ridgewood, NJ 07450

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

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Boil
very high
more than 95% of peers
Folliculitis
very high
more than 91% of peers
Actinic Keratosis
high
more than 82% of peers

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Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Occupational Skin Diseases
1

Board Certifications

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

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23

Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Biopsy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Juvéderm® Injection
  • Juvéderm® Ultra Plus XC Injection
  • Juvéderm® Voluma® Injection
  • Mole Removal
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Wart Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Med College Va Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Lahey Clin Fdn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Silver has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Silver's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Silver to family and friends
1.9
based on 40 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (40)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (29)

Dr. Silver's Performance

Trustworthiness
FAIR
Explains condition(s) well
FAIR
Answers Questions
FAIR
Time well spent
FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Hawthorne, NJ
Dr. Silver diagnosed my son with Molluscum which is very common. He suggested a treatment that he would do in the office and would take care of the condition in a couple of weeks. My 8 year old worried it would hurt and the doc said it wouldn't. He gave no other info about the medicine. 2 hours...more
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in Ho-Ho-kus, NJ
Dr. Silver is wonderful ! I am a nurse and my husband is a physician. We both are patients of Dr. Silver. He takes excellent care of his patients. He spends time with you and answers all of your questions and addresses all of your concerns. He is the BEST dermatologist I have seen.
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in Westwood, NJ
Dr. Silver has a poor bedside manner. He's cocky and the entire office is only interested in doing special procedures. They even want a credit card number on account. The intake form is 8 pages listing some of what they do, even something with the vagina. Go somewhere else. Don't waste your...more
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in Mahwah nj
Hurried questions with a bored approach, very presumptuous n disinterested attitude...after 3 visits I had enough of him.... Gave him a chance or 3...and undeserved money....
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