Dr. Brian Katz, MD

Dr. Brian Katz, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
43 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Brian Katz, MD is a dermatologist in Miami Beach, FL and has been practicing for 12 years. He specializes in dermatology.Read his story

Skin and Cancer Associates

4308 Alton Rd Ste 540

Miami Beach, FL 33140
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)

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Top Care Areas

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

very high
more than 99% of peers
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
very high
more than 96% of peers
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Dr. Katz's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Katz "Brian J. Katz, M.D., is a Board Certified Dermatologist practicing in Miami Beach and in Plantation, Florida. His interests include all facets of General Dermatology for both adult and pediatric patients and he performs a wide variety of cosmetic/aesthetic services. Dr. Katz Uas expertise includes the early diagnosis of skin cancers especially UIatypical U moles and melanoma utilizing state-of-the-art diagnostic techniques including dermoscopy, mole monitoring, and full body digital photography. Dr. Katz completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Michigan earning a Bachelor of Science Degree with High Distinction. Additionally, he earned class honors, made the Deans List, and received the James B. Angell Scholar Award. Subsequently, he went on to attend Tel Aviv University, Sackler School of Medicine where he received his medical degree. He then completed his Residency in Dermatology in New Jersey at the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School where he was selected to be Chief Resident. Dr. Katz has co-authored numerous academic papers and has contributed to several academic textbooks and publications. He has also lectured to professional state and national organizations on the early diagnosis of melanoma and other cancers of the skin. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, a board member of the International Society of Dermoscopy and his biography appears in Marquis Who Uas Who in Medicine and Healthcare. Dr. Katz offers his patients specially formulated skin care products for use as part of a physician supervised skin care regimen. Professional Affiliations: American Academy of Dermatology American Medical Association"


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Katz "Leading-Edge Medical and Cosmetic Dermatology with old fashioned care, in the most comfortable, modern, well-equipped clinic in Miami, South Beach, Aventura"

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

11  Conditions Treated

22  Procedures

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Botox® for Severe Underarm Sweating when Antiperspirants Fail
  • Cosmetic Botox® Injection
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Dysport Injection
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facial Peel
  • Intense Pulse Light
  • Juvéderm® Voluma® Injection
  • Laser Hair Removal
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing
  • Patch Testing
  • Photodynamic Therapy (PDT)
  • Photorejuvenation
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Skin Screenings
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • XTRAC® Excimer Laser Treatment

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 Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Tel Aviv University
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Chief Resident Umdnj-Robert Wood Johnson
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Katz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Katz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Katz to family and friends
45 total reviews (34 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (45)

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  • 1

Dr. Katz'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 (34)

Dr Katz has seen me since 2016 and has met my expectations regarding identifying and addressing a number of spots on my body.
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Doctor and staff are courteous and very helpful. You are seen at your actual appointment time, which I appreciate.
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staff is the best
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Not only is Dr. Katz an excellent responsive doctor, he has a staff of people who are there at all times by phone to provide valuable information. Very special in this day and age!
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I don't like going to the doctor! No, I do NOT! But visiting Dr. Katz and his wonderful staff was not an anxiety-producer.
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