Dr. Joseph Masessa, MD

Dr. Joseph Masessa, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Joseph Masessa, MD is a dermatologist in Boynton Beach, FL and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Umdnj-New Jersey Med Sch in 1987 and specializes in dermatology.

715 W Boynton Beach Blvd Ste C

Boynton Beach, FL 33426

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
very high
more than 99% of peers
Fungal Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
Athlete's Foot
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Masessa'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.

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

48  Conditions Treated


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10  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

1 Sanction
  • Noncompliance with a Professional Rule (5/10/2016)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Florida
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Umdnj-New Jersey Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Cook County Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Mem Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St Barnabas Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Masessa has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Masessa has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Masessa's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Masessa to family and friends
50 total reviews (15 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (50)

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Dr. Masessa'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 (15)

As previous staff of his office in NJ, I can confidently tell patients to STAY AWAY! I have seen him abuse his staff, both verbally and physically, and have witnessed overly aggressive surgical procedures for nevi that were only mildly atypical, followed by telling the patients that's they have...more
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Did not call me regarding my results concerning Dysplastic Nevus. After biopsy found out 1 month later.
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Have now had 4 appointments since April and they never addressed the initial issue I came in for. Cannot get results without an appointment - 4-6 weeks after biopsy! I was told I needed another full body screen at last appt, no record of it for upcoming appointment. Did not follow up on several...more
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You will not find a better doctor on this site a Florida. He and his crew are amazing. Love them
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Dr. Masessa is wonderful ! I went for mohs surgery on my face and thought I was going to be deformed by the end of it he had to remove so much. He did unbelievable reconstructive surgery the same day. Has wonderful bedside manner ,made me feel very comfortable and his staff was just as great . ...more
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