Dr. Mounir Wassef, DO

Dr. Mounir Wassef, DO

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
Dr. Mounir Wassef, DO is a dermatologist in Wellington, FL and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from Nova Se Univ Coll Of Osteo Med in 2007 and specializes in dermatology.Read his story

12785 Forest Hill Blvd # 8E

Wellington, FL 33414

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Skin Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 98% of peers
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Dr. Wassef's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Wassef "Dr. Mounir M. Wassef is a board-certified dermatologist and dermatological surgeon by the American Osteopathic Board of Dermatology. He is the founder and medical director of the Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery Institute (DCSI), P.A. With 2 locations; in Wellington and Delray Beach. Dr. Wassef attended medical school at Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine and graduated with highest honors in the top 7% of his class. He is a member of Psi Sigma Alpha, the National Osteopathic Scholastic Honor Society. He completed his first residency training in internal medicine at West Palm Hospital and is board certified in internal medicine by the American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine. Dr. Wassef completed his second residency training in dermatology at the same institution and is a board certified dermatologist and dermatological surgeon by the American Osteopathic Board of Dermatology. Dr. Wassef received extensive residency training in general and surgical dermatology, including Mohs Micrographic Surgery, skin cancer detection and treatment, including melanoma, dermatopathology, phototherapy for psoriasis and other skin diseases, and laser therapy. Dr. Wassef is a fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Dermatology, the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Society of Mohs Surgery, he is a member of the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery, the American Osteopathic Association, the Florida Osteopathic Medical Association and the Florida Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery. His special interests include detection and treatment of skin cancers, comprehensive acne treatments to minimize scarring, treatment of challenging skin rashes, and aesthetic procedures including Lasers, fillers, and Botox®."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wassef "Our goal at the Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery Institute (DCSI) P.A. is to provide the highest quality personalized medical and surgical care to patients with skin disease and skin cancer. We serve patients with warmth and compassion, according to the highest standards of our profession. We consider the needs of our patients and individualize their treatment accordingly. Our greatest reward is the gratitude of our patients, the awareness that they entrusted us with the care of their health.

At DCSI, we recognize that your choice of a dermatologist is driven both by the doctor's competency and personality. When searching for dermatological treatment, you need a dermatologist who is experienced, understanding and supportive. You get this caring attitude from all the staff at DCSI every day. Our staff works together as a team to be sure we are responsive to your needs and keep you informed about your health issues. We look forward to getting to know you."


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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Dermatology*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine*

40  Conditions Treated


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30  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Biopsy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Collagen Injection
  • Dermal Filler
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Excision of Lipoma
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facial Peel
  • Hair Removal
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Mole Removal
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Resurfacing
  • Skin Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Superficial Radiation Therapy (SRT)
  • Wart 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.


  • University of Cairo
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Nova Se Univ Coll Of Osteo Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Columbia Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Columbia Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • West Palm Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wassef has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Egyyptian Arabic
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wassef's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wassef to family and friends
139 total reviews (89 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (139)

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Dr. Wassef's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
Dr. Wassef Says:

Thank you to our patients for taking the time to provide feedback regarding your experience at Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery Institute.  We truly appreciate your kind words and look forward to continue caring for you and your loved ones.


Patient Comments (89)

It was a refreshing medical visit, because for the first time, I met a Dermatologist who did not present an argument against performing a needed cutaneous operation. I found Dr. Wassef to be effective, painless and fast. Although I live out of town and only visit Wellington occasionally, I plan...more
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If you are looking for a great doctor and great office staff this is the place. I wanted someone local after traveling to NPB for years to see my Dermatologist. I found Dr. Wassef from a list from my health insurance and then when online and checked all reviews. Great decision to choose him as my...more
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Dr. Wassef is one of the most friendly, funny, caring and intelligent Doctors we have encountered in quite a long time. His office and staff show the patients the same respect as does Dr. wassef. Thank you for making Tom's visit a very pleasant one.
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I was in an urgent need situation! The staff was wonderful! Caring, compassionate, efficient, invested, professional! I am so grateful! Squeezed me into the schedule and took time to care and lusten!! Highly recommend!!
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There is a reason Dr. Wassef has a five star rating - he deserves it! Only waited a few minutes, yet he took his time to talk to me and completely answered all my questions. Although I went in for one specific thing he looked me over and discussed some possible other issues; he is very thorough and...more
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