Dr. Ellis Gottesfeld, MD

Dr. Ellis Gottesfeld, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
Dr. Ellis Gottesfeld, MD is a dermatologist in Boynton Beach, FL and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in dermatology, pediatric dermatology, and more.

7730 Boynton Beach Blvd Ste 4

Boynton Beach, FL 33437

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • 12 More

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Top Care Areas

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more than 78% of peers
more than 76% of peers
Actinic Keratosis
more than 72% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gottesfeld "Patient centered care. Individual attention by physician. Highest standards of care."

5  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery
  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Procedural Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

50  Conditions Treated

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21  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Allergy Testing
  • Botox® Injection
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Earlobe Repair
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Hylaform Injection
  • Laceration Repair
  • Laser Surgery
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Mole Removal
  • Radiesse® Injections
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Wart Removal

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.


  • Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Beth Israel Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gottesfeld has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gottesfeld's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gottesfeld to family and friends
21 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

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Dr. Gottesfeld'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 (6)

I had spent 6 hours in Boca Regional ER with multiple symptoms and no diagnosis. When a rash appeared over all of my face and body, I called Dr. Gottesfeld, who suggested I come immediately. As he entered the waiting room, he said " no need to get an examine." He treated me and I started to...more
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I have been a pt of Dr Gottesfelds' for several years now and recently had my first laser treatment. He was very informative and answered all my questions and I love the results I achieved.
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Dr.Gottesfeld is the best dermatologist I have ever been to. His clinical skills are just plain excellent. His explanations are clear and his demeanor as professional as it gets. His office staff was wonderful. Highest recommendation I can give to this physician.
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I went to him to remove som skin tags, he said it would be healed in a week. 6 weeks later I am scarred and will have to go to plastic surgeon to minimize them. Also, he charged me 400$ for under a half hours work. Also, he was paid by insurance company also. He was not entitled to be paid by me...more
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Professional, wise, and compassionate care. I have been to over a dozen dermatologists in Palm Beach over the past 20 years and Dr Gottesfeld holds the bar high.
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