Dr. Helen Flamenbaum, MD

Dr. Helen Flamenbaum, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Helen Flamenbaum, MD is a dermatologist in New Hyde Park, NY and has been practicing for 36 years. She graduated from SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med in 1978 and specializes in dermatology and cosmetic dermatology.

3003 New Hyde Park Rd Ste 204

New Hyde Park, NY 11042

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Flamenbaum performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Dermatitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
very high
more than 98% of peers
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Flamenbaum's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

40  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion

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.

Education

  • SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • NY Hosp-Cornell
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Flamenbaum has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Flamenbaum's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Flamenbaum to family and friends
11 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Flamenbaum's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Had itchy rash on arms & foot. Doctor didn't look at foot maybe because she doesn't like touching feet. Offered me a strong steroid pill & mentioned side effects would be migraines, high BP and cholesterol. I asked for an alternative because of side effects & she gave me a different steroid...more
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Dr. Flannenbaum has always been friendly and thorough. Me and my husband and our son, all go to her.
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Dr Flamenbaum is still a pleasant, qualified md, but was safer to use before she joined Schweiger. in 2016 their main billing office in NYC overcharged my ins. co. thousands of dollars , and myself hundreds, and won't refund either one of us after numerous months. I had to switch to another...more
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I found Dr. Flamenbaum patient, thorough, and informative. Waiting time upon arrival was less than five minutes. She took as much time as was necessary for the exam and did not rush out to see the next patient. I give her the highest rating possible.
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