Dr. John Garofalo, MD

Dr. John Garofalo, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
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Dr. John Garofalo, MD is a dermatologist in Great Neck, NY and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University in 1976 and specializes in dermatology and internal medicine.

825 Northern Blvd Fl 3

Great Neck, NY 11021

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
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Itchy Skin
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hair Loss
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Garofalo'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
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

52  Conditions Treated

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9  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 Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

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

  • Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • North Shore University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • New York Med College
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • North Shore University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • SUNY
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Garofalo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Garofalo's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Garofalo to family and friends
10 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Garofalo's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr Garafalo is an outstanding, caring, and kind dermatologist. He is patient and takes time examining you. I have been his patient for over twenty years and highly recommend him.
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Dr. GAROFALO is a patient, caring doctor. He puts you at ease from the beginning of your appointment. He is very thorough in his exam and explains everything he is doing. I get very nervous going to doctors and have to say he made me feel very comfortable. He never rushed me and spent the time...more
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