Dr. Helen Shim, MD

DermatopathologyFemaleAge 58

Dr. Shim
Accepting new patients

Laser & Skin Surgery Center® of New York

317 E 34th St New York, NY 10016

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(212) 941-5055

Dr. Helen Shim, MD is a Dermatopathology Specialist in New York, NY. She is affiliated with Mount Sinai Hospital. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Shim to book an appointment.

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No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Shim's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Birthmark
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Dry Skin
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Genital Warts
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Keloid Scar
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Warts

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(212) 941-5055

Dr. Shim accepts the following insurance:

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About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Shim is triple boarded with board certifications in Anatomic Pathology, Dermatopathology, and Dermatology.  Her areas of interest include dysplastic...Read more


Dr. Helen Shim grew up in Huntington, Long Island, and is a graduate of Smith College with a major in Biology and a minor in Religion.

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  • Dermatopathology

Board Certifications

  • Anatomic Pathology
  • Dermatopathology


Mt Sinai Med Center
Residency Hospital
Mt Sinai School Of Med
Residency Hospital


Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Helen Shim, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Helen Shim, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Shim's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Helen Shim, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Helen Shim, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Shim frequently treats Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration , Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage, and Acne. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Shim treats.

Where is Dr. Helen Shim, MD's office located?

Dr. Shim's office is located at 317 E 34th St, New York, NY 10016. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Helen Shim, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Shim has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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Laser & Skin Surgery Center® of New York

Laser & Skin Surgery Center® of New York317 E 34th St New York, NY 10016
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 7:30pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 7:30pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 7:30pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 7:30pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 7:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Shim is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Mount Sinai Hospital

New York, NY

66% Patient Experience Rating, 3% lower than the national average

12 Awards Received