Dr. David Elpern, MD

Dermatology ·  Male · Age 76

Dr. Elpern

Skin Clinic

12 Meadow St Williamstown, MA 01267

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(413) 458-2800


Dr. David Elpern, MD is a dermatologist in Williamstown, MA and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from New York U, School Of Medicine in 1970 and specializes in dermatology.


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  • Explains conditions well . Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Practices at top hospital . Patient Safety Excellence Award™ See hospitals
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(413) 458-2800

Dr. Elpern accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Elpern's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Acne
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Elpern treats Acne more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Elpern treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Itchy Skin
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Elpern treats Itchy Skin more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Elpern treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Dermatitis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Elpern treats Dermatitis more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Elpern treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Elpern's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Dry Skin
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Genital Warts
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Keloid Scar
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lice
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lipomas
  • Lyme Disease
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Pityriasis Rosea
  • Plantar Wart
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Scabies
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Telogen Effluvium
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

Dr. Elpern's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Elpern

4.5

Based on 8 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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About Me

Biography

Dr. David Elpern, MD is a dermatologist in Williamstown, MA and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from New York U, School Of Medicine in 1970 and specializes in dermatology.

Specialties

  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

Education

1979
The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Residency Hospital
1973
Bellevue Hospital Center
Residency Hospital
1971
Vancouver Genl Hosp
Internship Hospital
1970
New York U, School Of Medicine
Medical School
1979
1973
1971
1970

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68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)