Dr. Matthew Elias, DO

Dr. Matthew Elias, DO

Pediatric Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 40
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Dr. Matthew Elias, DO is a pediatric dermatology specialist in Fort Lauderdale, FL and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from Nova Southeastern University College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 2003 and specializes in pediatric dermatology, dermatology, and more.Read his story

4610 N Federal Hwy

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Itchy Skin
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 97% of peers
Shingles
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Dr. Elias' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Elias "Elias Dermatology, LLC. in Fort Lauderdale, FL is dedicated to the dermatological needs of both adult and pediatric patients. We offer only the finest in general, surgical and cosmetic treatments, customized to meet your specific needs and medical conditions. At our dermatology practice we believe that prevention, early diagnosis, and rapid treatment are the cornerstones of effective dermatology. We combine expertise and the newest technologies with an unfailing commitment to provide the highest level of patient care. Each of the physicians at Elias Dermatology have expertise in detecting and treating skin cancer. We provide a wide range of services, from full body skin exams, to various types of cosmetic non-surgical rejuvenation treatments. We are committed to educating our patients. When you leave our office, we want you to have a keen understanding of your skin, and know the steps you can take to achieve better health. We are confident that you will enjoy our friendly, open atmosphere, where we welcome your dermatological questions. Drs. Matthew and Merrick Elias are board certified dermatologists providing skin care for patients in Fort Lauderdale, Pompano Beach, Lighthouse Point, Lauderdale by the Sea, Oakland Park, Wilton Manors, Plantation, Deerfield Beach, Coconut Creek, Sunrise, Davie, Dania Beach, Hollywood, Cooper City, and Pembroke Pines. When you trust your dermatology needs to the doctors and staff at Elias Dermatology, you know you're working with the best! We invite you to explore the latest dermatologic treatment and innovations in anti-aging skin care and dermatology in Fort Lauderdale and surrounding area. Ready to meet with one of our physicians or staff members? Schedule a consultation by calling 954-771-0582 in the greater Fort Lauderdale area and 954-961-5322 in the greater Pembroke Pines area."
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3  Specialties

  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Dermatology*

79  Conditions Treated

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22  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Botox® Injection
  • Chemical Peel
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Juvéderm® Injection
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Sculptra™ Injection
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Cancer Surgery With Reconstruction
  • Skin Screenings
  • Skin Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal

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

  • Tulane University of Louisiana
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • Nova Southeastern University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Palmetto General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Broward General Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Elias has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Elias' Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Elias to family and friends
18 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Elias' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

It’s way too long to wait as over an hour and a half to wait our appointment was at 2:15 and when there after three
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The office staff was very friendly and knowledgeable. A very short time to see the doctor ask questions about other services they took the time to show me all the equipment.
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I see that the reviews on Dr. M. Elias on this website are very positive. I am sad to say my review isn't. I am a physician and thus know a bit more than most about good quality care. Dr. M. Elias insisted on biopsying 2 lesions I told him I had for "years". These were benign as I predicted. ...more
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I've been going to this dr. for several years although he has change locations and the new office is a magnificent facility his staff is very friendly and helpful adequate time with explains all his findings and treatments highly recommend
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There is no better dermatologist anywhere. He is amazingly knowledgeable, he is patient and kind and he has a wonderful personality. Dr. Matthew Elias is exceptional.
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