Dr. Helen Shim, MD

DermatopathologyFemaleAge 59


Dr. Helen Shim, MD is a Dermatopathology Specialist in New York, NY. She is affiliated with Mount Sinai Hospital. Her office accepts new patients.

Dr. Helen Shim, MD

Spectrum Skin and Laser

317 E 34th St New York, NY 10016
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(212) 941-5055

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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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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
  • Dermatology
  • Dermatopathology


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


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Does Dr. Helen Shim, MD accept any insurance plans?

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Does Dr. Helen Shim, MD accept new patients?

New patients are generally accepted by Dr. Helen Shim, MD on Healthgrades. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Shim's profile.

What conditions does Dr. Helen Shim, MD treat?

Dr. Shim frequently treats the following conditions: Acne, Actinic Keratosis, and Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema). See more on Healthgrades.

What is Dr. Helen Shim, MD's office address?

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

Is Dr. Helen Shim, MD affiliated with any hospitals?

Dr. Helen Shim, MD is affiliated with Mount Sinai Hospital.

Is Dr. Helen Shim, MD a board-certified professional?

Yes, Dr. Helen Shim, MD holds board certifications in Anatomic Pathology, Dermatology, and Dermatopathology.


Spectrum Skin and Laser

Laser & Skin Surgery Center® of New York317 E 34th St New York, NY 10016
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Mount Sinai Hospital

New York, NY

74% Patients that would definitely recommend, 4% higher than the national average

24 Awards Received

Award Highlight: State Ranking Award - Pulmonary Care™ (2023)