Dr. Paige Applebaum-Farkas, MD

Dr. Paige Applebaum-Farkas, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 52
Dr. Paige Applebaum-Farkas, MD is a dermatologist in Ridgewood, NJ and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University in 1989 and specializes in dermatology.

1200 E Ridgewood Ave

Ridgewood, NJ 07450

Contact Information

(201) 493-1717

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

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Herpes Simplex Infection
more than 76% of peers
Skin Infections
more than 69% of peers
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
more than 69% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Applebaum-Farkas "A caring physician with excellent clinical experience and reputation and a keen academic perspective, Dr. Farkas provides cutting edge dermatologic care with compassion."

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

22  Conditions Treated

20  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.


  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Albert Einstein College Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Applebaum-Farkas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Applebaum-Farkas' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Applebaum-Farkas to family and friends
8 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Applebaum-Farkas' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Farkas is a wonderful doctor. She took the time to answer my questions and did a great job
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Dr Farkas was very friendly professional and courteous. I would recommend her
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She is an excellent dermatologist. I've seen her for medical as well as cosmetic reasons and she is meticulous, gentle, and very nice. Her injections result in less bruising than any other dermatologist I've been to.
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