Dr. Jesse Lewin, MD

Dr. Jesse Lewin, MD

Mohs Micrographic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
36 y/o

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Dr. Jesse Lewin, MD is a mohs micrographic surgery specialist in New York, NY. He specializes in mohs micrographic surgery, dermatology, and more.Read his story

Columbia University Medical Center Dermatology

880 3rd Ave

New York, NY 10022
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • UnitedHealthCare

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more than 76% of peers
Skin Cancer
more than 76% of peers
Basal Cell Carcinoma
more than 66% of peers

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Dr. Lewin's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Lewin "Jesse M. Lewin, MD is a fellowship-trained Mohs Micrographic and Dermatologic surgeon and is an expert in the treatment of Basal Cell Carcinoma, Squamous Cell Carcinoma, Early-stage Melanomas, and rare skin tumors in high-risk patients. His goal is to provide patients with the highest standard of medical care and compassionate treatment while preserving their quality of life and experience. Dr. Lewin is an Assistant Professor of Dermatology in the Columbia University Department of Dermatology where he teaches Dermatologic Surgery to residents and medical students. Dr. Lewin graduated magna cum laude from Bates College with departmental honors in anthropology. He went on to attend New York University School of Medicine where he was awarded the prestigious Samuel Spiegel award for academic achievement and was the president of the Alpha Omega Alpha honor medical society. Following medical school he completed a residency in dermatology at New York University Langone Medical Center. Dr. Lewin went on to complete an intensive fellowship in Mohs Micrographic and Dermatologic surgery, laser surgery and other cosmetic procedures also at New York University Langone Medical Center. Dr. Lewin has extensive experience performing facial reconstructive surgery as well as cosmetic procedures such as laser surgery for redness, brown spots, resurfacing/rejuvenation, the use of botulinum toxin for wrinkles, and fillers for facial volume loss and aging. Dr. Lewin has authored numerous articles and textbook chapters on Mohs micrographic and reconstructive surgery and cutaneous oncology that have been published in the dermatologic surgery, otolaryngology and plastic surgery literature, and is a contributing editor for a handbook of dermatologic surgery. Dr. Lewin has also lectured at academic conferences and meetings on reconstructive dermatologic surgery and cutaneous oncology. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology, a member of the American College of Mohs Surgery, a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery and the Greater New York Dermatologic Society. Dr. Lewin's academic and clinical interests include Mohs micrographic surgery, the surgical and non-surgical treatment of skin cancer, facial reconstructive surgery, minimally invasive cosmetic dermatology and laser surgery, and patient satisfaction."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lewin "I believe in patient-centered care of the highest standard. My focus is on offering early detection of skin cancer, and the surgical and non-surgical management of skin cancer using the most up-to-date treatments while emphasizing patient comfort."

6  Specialties

  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery
  • Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Dermatologic Oncology
  • Dermatologic Surgery
  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

17  Conditions Treated

21  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Biopsy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Collagen Injection
  • Dermal Filler
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Hair Removal
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing
  • Laser Surgery
  • Laser Tattoo Removal
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Mole Removal
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Resurfacing
  • Skin Surgery

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.


  • Bates College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • New York University
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Nyu-Bellevue Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Nyu-Bellevue Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Mohs MicrographicSurg-DermSurg Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • NYU Med Ctr, NYU
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lewin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Jesse Lewin, MD
I highly recommend Dr. Lewin to anyone seeking a surgical dermatologist. I appreciated his personal follow-up calls after surgery and found him to be informative and caring. Daniela, Kerri and his entire staff are personable, professional and kind. The overall service is excellent. Dr. Lewin is a...Read More
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B. Myers – Jun 10, 2018
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Dr. Lewin is an exceptional caring and personable physician. He was able to dramatically reduce my mom's anxiety about her skin cancer diagnosis and treated her with kindness and expertise! Not only is she cancer free, but also thrilled with the cosmetic outcome! My family strongly recommends...Read More
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Maureen – Feb 24, 2018
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Dr. Lewin is one of the best doctors I have ever encountered. He is highly knowledgeable and extremely personable. He performed surgery on my right hip removing a growth the size of a tennis ball. Dr. Lewin explained every aspect of the surgery including any negative effects that might occur. I...Read More
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Glendale, NY – Feb 16, 2018
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I could not wait to leave his office and brag to my family and friends how amazing this doctor is! Not only I was seen by a proper doctor and not a physician assistant, he went into every details in regards to my skin condition and addressed other issues he noticed while I was there. He's detail...Read More
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New Haven, CT – Oct 13, 2017
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Amazingly professional and warm! He even played music of my choice to help me get thru my surgery comfortably. His staff is just as amazing!! Thanks Dr. Lewin
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Zarell in New York, NY – Jun 30, 2017
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