Dr. Bruce Barach, MD

Dr. Bruce Barach, MD

Cosmetic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
Dr. Bruce Barach, MD is a cosmetic surgery specialist in Schenectady, NY and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse) in 1982 and specializes in cosmetic surgery and plastic surgery.

1201 Nott St Ste 303

Schenectady, NY 12308

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of Northeastern New York
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

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more than 85% of peers
Skin Cancer
more than 84% of peers
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
more than 79% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

29  Conditions Treated

  • Aging Face
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Breast Atrophy
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Hypoplasia
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Chemical Burn
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Electrical Burn
  • Facial Skin Cancer
  • Gynecomastia
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nodular Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
  • Pigmented Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Sebaceous Gland Carcinoma
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Laxity
  • Spindle Cell Carcinoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Third-Degree Burns

33  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for 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.


  • Dartmouth Coll
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978
  • SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse)
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Hartford Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • St Francis Meml Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Barach has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Ukrainian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Barach's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

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Dr. Barach's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Barach is always willing to answer any questions I may have. The entire office staff is friendly and helpful. Not only a trusted physician but an overall positive experience.
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Words can't express how happy I am with Dr. Barach, the nurses, and office staff. Dr. Barach was knowledgeable, professional, and caring. I felt well informed regarding all aspects of my procedure and am thrilled with the results. Dr. Barach is a talented surgeon! Office visits are always on time...more
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Dr Barach was very professional and caring in his approach. He clearly explained the procedure to me and the follow up aftercare.
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I have been extremely happy with my breast implants that Dr. Barach has done for me 13 years ago. Unfortunately one of the breast implants deflated. When I went back to Dr. Barach, he gave me different options and ideas on what I can do about my situation. I chose to have them both removed. I was...more
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This was my first time seeing a cosmetic doctor and did not know what to expect. My experience with dr Barach and his staff was excellent. Everything was explained to me in detail and I did not feel rushed Dr Barach is professional and did an excellent job with my Botox and juviderm. The...more
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