Dr. Michael Sofman, MD

Dr. Michael Sofman, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 58
(7)
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Dr. Michael Sofman, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Hollywood, FL. He is 58 years old and has been practicing for 32 years. Read his story

4340 Sheridan St Ste 100

Hollywood, FL 33021

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • 4 More

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Boil
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more than 99% of peers
Fungal Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ringworm
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Sofman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Sofman "Michael S. Sofman, M.D. hails from Cranford, NJ. After graduating from Georgetown University, he attended UMDNJ-Rutgers Medical School, graduating in 1985. He spent a year at Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh doing an Internal Medicine internship, then went on to a dermatology residency at SUNY-Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. He served as Chief Resident in Dermatology in 1988-89. He was certified by the American Board of Dermatology in 1989, and has served on the volunteer medical staff in the Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery at the University of Miami. He has been listed in Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare, Consumers' Research Council's America's Top Physicians, Castle Connolly's America's Top Doctors - one of the Top Doctors in the country as listed by US News & World Report."

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Specialties

  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Acanthosis Nigricans
  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Boil
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Canker Sore
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Chickenpox
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dry Skin
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Cosmetics
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Metals
  • Erythema Multiforme
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Genital Herpes
  • Genital Warts
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Keloid Scar
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lice
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Pemphigus
  • Pityriasis Rosea
  • Plantar Wart
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Psoriasis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pubic Lice (Crabs)
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Scabies
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • Sunburn
  • Telogen Effluvium
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • 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
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Soft Tissue Tumor 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

  • Georgetown University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • U Hlth Scis Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Suny-Downstate
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sofman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sofman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sofman to family and friends
4.4
based on 7 total reviews
Dr. Sofman'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
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Dr. Sofman accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • American Republic
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    BlueDental Choice
    NetworkBlue
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
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  • Medico
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
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    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Sofman has admitting privileges

Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital
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Memorial Regional Hospital
3501 Johnson St
Hollywood, FL 33021
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