Dr. Christopher Bunick, MD

Dr. Christopher Bunick, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 39
Dr. Christopher Bunick, MD is a dermatologist in Middlebury, CT and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from VANDERBILT UNIV SCH OF MED in 2008 and specializes in dermatology, pediatric dermatology, and more.Read his story

1625 Straits Tpke Ste 306

Middlebury, CT 06762

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 99% of peers
Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
very high
more than 99% of peers
Fungal Nail Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Bunick's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Bunick "Dr. Christopher Bunick is an Assistant Professor of Dermatology, specializing in general medical dermatology and dermatologic surgery. He also performs unique dermatologic research studying the three-dimensional structures of skin-related proteins using x-ray crystallography. He sees patients at Yale Dermatology Associates in Middlebury, CT. Dr. Bunick provides care of patients with all dermatologic conditions. Dr. Bunick received his B.S. at Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN), and his M.D. and Ph.D. degrees at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. His PhD research studied the three-dimensional structures of calcium-binding proteins and proteins involved in the skin disease xeroderma pigmentosum. He completed medical internship, dermatology residency, and a dermatology research fellowship (mentored by Nobel Laureate Dr. Thomas A. Steitz) at Yale University School of Medicine (New Haven, CT). He performs laboratory research with the goal of using x-ray crystallography to better understand the structure-function relationship of proteins involved in normal and diseased skin."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bunick "Compassionate. Respectful. Intelligent. Understandable. Thorough."

7  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Dermatologic Oncology
  • Dermatologic Surgery
  • Occupational Skin Diseases
  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Procedural Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

48  Conditions Treated


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20  Procedures

  • 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 Cyst
  • Excision of Lipoma
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mole Removal
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • 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 Connecticut.

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.


  • Vanderbilt University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Yale University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Yale University School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bunick has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bunick's Reviews

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4 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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Dr. Bunick'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 (4)

I have been a patient with Dr Bunick for 3 years now and I have to say that from the moment I walk in the office to check in to seeing the Dr, it is a pleasure. My condition causes permanent hair loss. For a woman her hair is her crown. I had low self esteem and even cried at a few appts. Dr Bunick...more
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Did not care for this Dr Bunik at all. Very Arrogant, talks down to you and spends almost no time. Talked to me like I was an idiot.
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Kevin, I am the nurse manager for Dr. Bunick at Yale Dermatology - Middlebury. I am sorry to hear that your experience was less than satisfactory, as that is never our intention. We strive to provide the best patient care from beginning to end. I would ask that you contact me directly so we can discuss and rectify this at your convenience. You can reach me by email, cara.esposito@yale.edu, or by phone, 203-577-1050. I truly look forward to speaking with you soon. Best, Cara Esposito

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I learned to judge dermatologists by being burdened with many skin problems throughtout my 84 years. Christopher Bunick is by far the best of the many who've treated me around the world. (I was a foreign correspondent for many decades) He's very knowledgeable, very skillful, uncommonly...more
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Thank you Mr. Feifer! We always look forward to your visits. Happy holidays, Cara Esposito

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Dr. Bunick is excellent at what he does!!! Very intelligent but very kind!!! Takes time to explain things to not only me but my son with autism!!! He really goes above and beyond!!! My son calls him a genius!!! He has cleared his terrible acne within a few months. I had to wait months for others to...more
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On behalf of Dr. Bunick and his staff, thank you so much for taking the time to write this thoughtful review. We strive to deliver only the best patient care at each appointment and are so glad that it showed. We are looking forward to seeing you and your son again. Best, Cara Esposito, LPN Nurse Manager

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