Dr. Paige Applebaum-Farkas, MD

Dr. Paige Applebaum-Farkas, MD

Dermatology  |  
Female  |  
Age 52
(6)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Paige Applebaum-Farkas, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Ridgewood, NJ. She is 52 years old and has been practicing for 25 years.

1200 E Ridgewood Ave

Ridgewood, NJ 07450

Contact Information

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
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Applebaum-Farkas performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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

  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
22

Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Boil
  • Cancer
  • Foot Conditions
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Lichen Planus
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Psoriasis
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Diseases
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Lesion
  • Systemic Sclerosis
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Procedures

  • Dermabrasion
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facial Peel
  • Hair Removal
  • Laser Hair Removal
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing
  • Laser Surgery
  • Laser Vein Removal
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Non-Ablative Laser Skin Rejuvenation
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Scar Revision Surgery
  • Sculptra™ Injection
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Resurfacing
  • Skin Surgery
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

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.

Education

  • 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
2.8
based on 6 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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

Dr. Applebaum-Farkas' Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
FAIR
Average wait time
Over 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Harrington Park, NJ |
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Applebaum-Farkas accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Direct Access
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Applebaum-Farkas has admitting privileges

Valley Hospital
223 N Van Dien Ave
Ridgewood, NJ 07450
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