Dr. Ellis Gottesfeld, MD

Dr. Ellis Gottesfeld, MD

Dermatology  ·  
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Age 63
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Dr. Ellis Gottesfeld, MD is a dermatologist in Boynton Beach, FL and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in dermatology.

7730 Boynton Beach Blvd Ste 4

Boynton Beach, FL 33437

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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
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
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. Gottesfeld's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Skin Infections
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gottesfeld treats Skin Infections more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Gottesfeld treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dermatitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gottesfeld treats Dermatitis more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Gottesfeld treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gottesfeld performs Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Gottesfeld performs this procedure more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Gottesfeld's conditions and procedures:

Abscess Incision and Drainage
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acanthosis Nigricans
Acne
Actinic Keratosis
Adjacent Tissue Transfer
Allergic Reaction
Allergy Testing
Athlete's Foot
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Autoimmune Diseases
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Bedsores
Benign Tumor
Birthmark
Boil
Botox® Injection
Breast Diseases
Burn Injuries
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
Earlobe Repair
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Cosmetics
Erythema Multiforme
Excessive Sweating
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 Herpes
Genital Warts
Gorlin Syndrome
Granuloma of Skin
Hair Loss
Herpes Simplex Infection
Hidradenitis
Hives
Hylaform Injection
Intertrigo
Itchy Skin
Jock Itch
Laceration Repair
Laser Surgery
Leg and Foot Ulcers
Lichen Planus
Lipomas
Melanoma
Mohs Surgery
Mole
Mole Removal
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
Nail and Nail Bed Infection
Nevus Sebaceous of Jadassohn
Pemphigoid
Pityriasis Rosea
Plantar Wart
Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
Psoriasis
Radiesse® Injections
Rash
Restylane® Injections
Ringworm
Rosacea
Seborrheic Dermatitis
Seborrheic Keratosis
Second-Degree Burns
Shingles
Skin Adnexal Tumor
Skin Aging
Skin Allergy
Skin Biopsy
Skin Cancer
Skin Cancer Removal
Skin Discoloration
Skin Diseases
Skin Diseases, Vesiculobullous
Skin Diseases, Viral
Skin Infections
Skin Lesion
Skin Tag Removal
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Sunburn
Telogen Effluvium
Tinea Versicolor
Ulcer
Varicose Veins
Venous Sclerotherapy
Wart Removal
Warts

About Me

Care Philosophy

Patient centered care. Individual attention by physician. Highest standards of care.

Specialties

  • Dermatology

Education

1988
Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
1985
Beth Israel Med Center
Internship Hospital
1984
SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
Medical School
1988
1985
1984

Dr. Gottesfeld's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gottesfeld

3.9

Based on 22 reviews

5 Stars
68.18181818181819%
(15)
4 Stars
4.545454545454546%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
27.272727272727273%
(6)

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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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I went to him for a minor rash and he wanted to treat it with antibiotics even though there was no infection. Thn he saw something on my face and told me it might become cancerous and he would treat it with liquid nitrogen. He kept the flow on for such a long tome that it created a wound that oozed...Read More
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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...Read 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...Read More
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Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
Aetna EPO
Aetna HMO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Choice PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Assurant Health
AvMed
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Care Connection PPO
ChoiceCare Network
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
EmblemHealth
GHI
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Health Net
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Humana
Choice Care
Choice Care PPO
Humana EPO
Humana PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicare
Medicare Advantage PFFS
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
Tricare PPO
UniCare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus EPO
Choice Plus HMO
Choice Plus POS
Empire Plan
Options PPO
United Healthcare
United Healthcare EPO

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Bethesda Hospital East

Boynton Beach, FL

Bethesda Hospital West

Boynton Beach, FL