Dr. Michael Fastenberg, MD

Dr. Michael Fastenberg, MD

Dermatology  ·  
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Age 47
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Dr. Michael Fastenberg, MD is a dermatologist in Smithtown, NY and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from State University Of New York At Stony Brook in 2005 and specializes in dermatology.

260 E Main St Ste 208

Smithtown, NY 11787

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Dermatitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hives
very high
more than 96% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Fastenberg'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*

51  Conditions Treated

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9  Procedures

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

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

  • State University Of New York At Stony Brook
    Medical School | Graduated 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fastenberg has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fastenberg's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fastenberg to family and friends
16 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Fastenberg's 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 (5)

If you want a great dermatologist Dr Michael Fastenbetg is it! He listens and he shows care and compassion! He takes his time asked listens a rare thing in the world of doctors -- he is Is the best!
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Great great Doctor... but good luck trying to get through to the office to speak to someone at the office if you need help with urgent matter. Literally spent 90 minutes calling and pressing every prompt to no avail. they have a call center that handles all their calls but only for scheduling...more
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Love Dr Fastenberg!!! He's he nicest and so thorough. He is worth the wait!! I've always had psoriasis since I was 13 and went to numerous dermatologists in the smithtown area some were ok some not ok. I now live in merrick and I will only go to dr fastenberg and have seen him for the past 8 years....more
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I had my first appointment with Dr. Fastenberg. He was friendly, thorough and attentive to my questions and concerns. He made me feel relaxed and comfortable. A week after a biopsy, he called me to make sure everything was okay. Will definitely be seeing this doctor again.
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Absolutely Terrible & unprofessional. I was referred to this office & needed an appt ASAP as per doc.I was given mis-information, complete run around, even spoke to the office manager who was rude & not helpful.I had my primary care doctor speak to them directly when He sent the referral over to...more
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