Dr. Lawrence Schiffman, DO

Dr. Lawrence Schiffman, DO

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 44
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Dr. Lawrence Schiffman, DO is a dermatologist in Doral, FL and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / New Jersey School Of Osteopathic Medicine in 2000 and specializes in dermatology.

3650 NW 82nd Ave Ste 306

Doral, FL 33166

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Elderplan
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Dermatitis
very high
more than 93% of peers
Cellulitis
high
more than 89% of peers
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
normal
more than 83% of peers

Dr. Schiffman'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*

37  Conditions Treated

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13  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Allergy Testing
  • Biopsy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Dermal Filler
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Screenings
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • University Of Miami Coral Gables, Fl
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / New Jersey School Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Kennedy Health System and Our Lady Of Lourdes Medical Center Camden, Nj
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • St John's Episcopal Hospital Far Rockaway Ny
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Derm Dx Centers For Dermatology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schiffman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schiffman's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schiffman to family and friends
13 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Schiffman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Schiffman is kind, courteous, and very well versed in his specialty. I trust his opinion 100%. He's always open for questions, and gives detailed responses. He expertly administers any type of injections quickly and as painless as possible. I recommend him to everyone I know. You are in good...more
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I would definitely recommend him to family and friends but NOT for children. He is not a pediatric dermatologist and that became very evident when my two year old started crying and he became impatient and a bit irritated. The office is nice, and I was going to recommend him to the moms in both of...more
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The staff was not too friendly. I asked them a couple of questions and their facial expressions showed "annoyed". I felt a little overwhelmed with all the products he suggested i purchased from his office not to mention all the other prescriptions he prescribed. BTW it took me two months to get...more
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He is a horrible Doctor. He came into the room, barely looked at the patient's skin, and began to prescribe 5 different medications. Weird seeing as he is a DO and is supposed to have studied holistic medicine. He did not allow time for questions or state concerns. He did not look over patient's...more
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