Mathew Varghese, MB BS

Mathew Varghese, MB BS

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70 y/o
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Mathew Varghese, MB BS is a dermatology doctor who practices in New York, NY. He is 70 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.Read his story

Weill Cornell Medicine Dermatology

1305 York Ave Fl 9

New York, NY 10021
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Skin Infections
very high
more than 97% of peers
Athlete's Foot
very high
more than 94% of peers
Ringworm
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Mathew Varghese's bio

This content was provided by Mathew Varghese "Recognized as a leader in general dermatology, and Professor of Clinical Dermatology, Dr. Matthew Varghese has exceptional expertise in all aspects of dermatology. From acne, psoriasis and eczema, to skin cancer and cosmetic procedures, Dr. Varghese has developed a diverse practice with loyal following. Particular interests include HIV and skin-related diseases of the immune system as well as various laser procedures. He also has expertise in pediatric dermatology. Dr. Varghese received both his undergraduate degree and his MD from Kerala University in Kerala, India. Aside from English, he also speaks Malayalam."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Mathew Varghese "I have been a part of Weill Cornell Dermatology for more than 20 years. During my time here, I have developed long-lasting relationships with my patients. Here at Weill Cornell, our patients are at ease because our wonderful staff places the patients' needs as their first priority. I am confident that I and my fellow colleagues at Weill Cornell will continue to provide outstanding care to help alleviate our patients' concerns."
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Specialties

  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Boil
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Dry Skin
  • Erythema Multiforme
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Genital Warts
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Kaposi's Sarcoma
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lipomas
  • Lyme Disease
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Pemphigoid
  • Pemphigus
  • Pityriasis Rosea
  • Plantar Wart
  • Psoriasis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation

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

  • Trivandrum Medical College-Kerala University
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • St Jude Children's Research Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Interfaith Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Mathew Varghese has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Malayalam
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Mathew Varghese's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Mathew Varghese to family and friends
2.8
based on 6 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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

Mathew Varghese's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Brooklyn , NY |
When I called to make the appointment, they told me that my appt was with dr George Varghese; dr Mathews son. His office is on the Upper West Side, unlike hi father on the east side. So I get to the appointment and they tell me I need to leave so I quickly get back in the car, across town. I’m...more
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Mathew Varghese accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
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    Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
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  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
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  • UnitedHealthCare
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