Dr. Joseph Jorizzo, MD

Dr. Joseph Jorizzo, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
Dr. Joseph Jorizzo, MD is a dermatologist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Boston Univ Sch Of Med in 1975 and specializes in dermatology.

1305 York Ave Fl 9

New York, NY 10021

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

72  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

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


  • Boston Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • University Of North Carolina Hospitals
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • University Of North Carolina Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Derm Inst
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Jorizzo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jorizzo's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jorizzo to family and friends
25 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

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Dr. Jorizzo's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I will never return to this doctor. He did not take time listen to me or the progression of the issue. He kept telling me that med changes I had OVER 6 months prior caused the ACUTE rash (birth control that I had not taken for over 1 yr and antibiotic treatment for acne that had been stopped 6...more
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I would highly recommend Dr. Jorizzo for any skin problems. My husband suffers from extreme exzema and Dr. Jorizzo was able to diagnose the problem within a short time. Dr. Jorizzo was friendly, explained the treatments thoroughly, and we came away very satisfied.
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My first appointment with Dr. Jorizzo took over 3 hours, but I did get to speak with some detail to his assistant about my issue with localized scleraderma. However, on my follow up visit, the assistant was not there and Dr. Jorizzo spent less than three minutes with me and would not allow me to...more
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Dr Jorizzo is excellent! When we met Dr Jorizzo he sat next to my son and told him he could help with a severe painful cystic issue on his back. He spent a lot of time and gave us hope. We followed up after taking medication and using a cream that the had created and prescribed and within 2...more
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I had a terrible experience with Dr. Jorizzo. He was running an hour and fifteen minutes late. When I expressed my frustration, he raised his voice and minimized my reason for scheduling an appointment. I have also seen him for 5 other appointments and he still does not remember me. I told him that...more
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