Dr. Neil Heskel, MD

Dr. Neil Heskel, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
Dr. Neil Heskel, MD is a dermatologist in Vero Beach, FL and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med in 1978 and specializes in dermatology.

865 37th Pl

Vero Beach, FL 32960

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 98% of peers
Actinic Keratosis
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

50  Conditions Treated


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15  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Narrow Band UVB Light for Psoriasis
  • Photodynamic Therapy (PDT)
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Wart Treatment

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.


  • Swarthmore College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Children's Hospital Los Angeles
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Children's Hospital Los Angeles
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Oregon Health & Science University (Ohsu)
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Heskel's Reviews

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175 total reviews (101 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (175)

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Dr. Heskel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (101)

Dr. Heskel’s suggestion of Taltz has completely cleared my skin of psoriasis I recommend his expertise and staff highly.
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Dr. Heskel provides expert dermatological care in a friendly environment. He has been caring for a number of my skin problems since our move to Florida in 2015. I was pleasantly surprised to learn that I would not have to drive a great distance to receive quality medical care. I would definitely...more
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I found Dr. Heskel is a true professional. He is thorough, compassionate, and caring. He has empathy for his patients and a great bedside manner. I highly recommend Dr. Heskel for dermatology needs.
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Dr. Heskel responded to a call from my first dermatologist who recognized that I needed to be in a hospital. That was Monday at 4:45 pm. Dr. Heskel stayed at work until after 6 pm to get me an appointment at Miami University Hospital. I was in the hospital for a week. They had a wonderful...more
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I’ve been seeing Dr. Heskel for well over 20 years. That pretty much says it all. The thing that stands out the most for me is his attentiveness. When I ask questions, he stares at me rather than a clip board or computer screen. He answers my direct questions with direct answers, and makes sure I...more
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