Dr. Leonard Bernstein, MD

Dr. Leonard Bernstein, MD

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Dermatology  ·  
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52 y/o
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Dr. Leonard Bernstein, MD is a dermatologist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in dermatology, mohs micrographic surgery, and more.Read his story

Laser & Skin Surgery Center® of New York

317 E 34th St

New York, NY 10016
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Insurance Accepted

  • 1199SEIU
  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Group Health Incorporated (GHI)
  • HIP Health Plan of New York
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • POMCO Group
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Keloid Scar
very high
more than 95% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 94% of peers
Dermatitis
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Dr. Bernstein's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Bernstein "Leonard J. Bernstein, M.D., is a graduate of Northwestern University College of Arts and Science where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Chemistry. He received his Medical Degree at Northwestern University School of Medicine. He completed a dermatology residency at Northwestern Memorial Hospital / Northwestern University, where he was a chief resident, followed by a Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Laser fellowship at the Laser and Skin Surgery Center of New York ®. Dr. Bernstein is a Clinical Instructor of Dermatology at New York Hospital/ Cornell Medical Center and holds an appointment in the Department of Plastic Surgery at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, American Society of Lasers in Medicine and Surgery, and the American College of Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology. Dr. Bernstein is a board certified dermatologist specializing in dermatologic and laser surgery. He has published and lectured on a national basis in laser and dermatologic surgery and is actively engaged in research and development of new laser technology and therapeutic techniques."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bernstein "Our dermatology center in New York is the most comprehensive, state-of-the-art laser and cosmetic skin surgery center in the world. Over the past 30 years they have contributed to the development and testing of many devices, fillers and treatments that are now commonly used throughout the world."

3  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

55  Conditions Treated

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59  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Scar Removal
  • Active FX Fractional Laser Skin Resurfacing Treatment
  • Belotero® Injection
  • Body Contouring (After Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Botox® Injection
  • Cellfina™ Treatment
  • Clear + Brilliant Laser Treatment
  • Clear + Brilliant Perméa Laser Treatment
  • CO2RE Laser Treatment
  • CoolSculpting®
  • CoolTouch 3 Laser Treatment
  • CoolTouch CTEV™ Laser Treatment
  • Deep FX Fractional Laser Skin Resurfacing Treatment
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Dysport Injection
  • Erbium Laser Treatment
  • Excel V™ Laser Treatment
  • Excimer Laser Therapy for Psoriasis
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Fat Reduction Procedure
  • Fraxel Laser Treatment
  • GentleLASE Laser Treatment
  • GentleMax Laser Treatment
  • GentleYAG Laser Treatment
  • Glycolic Acid Skin Care Treatment
  • Hair Removal
  • INFINI Laser Treatment
  • Injection Sclerotherapy
  • Isolaz System Acne Treatment
  • Juvéderm® Injection
  • Juvéderm® Voluma® Injection
  • Kybella Treatment for Submental Fat
  • Laser Skin Rejuvenation
  • Liposuction
  • Mohs Surgery
  • PicoSure™ Laser Tattoo Removal
  • Q-Switched Nd:YAG Laser Treatment
  • Restylane® Injections
  • SculpSure Laser Treatment
  • Sculptra™ Injection
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tightening
  • Tattoo Removal
  • Thermage Radiofrequency Treatment
  • ThermiSmooth™ Non-Invasive Skin Smoothing Treatment
  • ThermiTight™ Subdermal Skin Tightening Treatment
  • Ultherapy®
  • UltraShape Fat Reduction Treatment
  • Vbeam Perfecta Laser Treatment
  • Vectus Laser Treatment
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • XTRAC® Excimer Laser Treatment
  • YAG Laser Surgery
  • YAG Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty
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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

  • Northwestern University College Of Arts and Sciences-B.A. Chemistry
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • Northwestern University, Northwestern University Medical School-M.D.
    Medical School | Graduated 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bernstein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bernstein's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bernstein to family and friends
10 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Bernstein's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Bernstein performed massive MOHS surgery, greatly exceeding the referring doctor's instructions His over-aggressive action resulted in the need for very large and difficult plastic surgery. He never mentioned the possible necessity of such surgery and completely failed to inform me with regard...more
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total professional, excellent surgeon. Absolutely nothing negative to report.
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