Dr. Peter Halperin, MD

Dr. Peter Halperin, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Peter Halperin, MD is a dermatologist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from New York Univ Sch Of Med in 1987 and specializes in dermatology.

115 E 61st St Ste 2E

New York, NY 10065

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst

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Top Care Areas


See how frequently Dr. Halperin performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

very high
more than 99% of peers
Cold Sore
very high
more than 99% of peers
Herpes Simplex Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers

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  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

Conditions Treated


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  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • New York Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • University Of Colorado
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Mt Sinai Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Ny Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Halperin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Greek

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Halperin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Halperin to family and friends
based on 26 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

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  • 3
  • 2
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Dr. Halperin's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Outstanding dermatologist. The most thorough body exam I've ever had. Highly recommend.
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Dr. Halperin correctly diagnosed and treated my skin cancer as well as treated an esoteric non rash itch He was efficient empathic and smart He dealt with me directly and openly I would recommend him to friends and family members rs
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Dr. Halperin's office waiting room is very small, has rather poor dim lighting, and, when I was there, it was very hot and stuffy. It was very crowded, and there were no amenities--no music, no television, no AC. I found the doctor to be technically competent, but rather dismissive of my problem....more
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Dr Halperin is a genius. He was able to solve my skin problem after I unsuccessfully saw several other dermatologists. He takes his time, is very thorough and answered all my questions. Besides that, he discussed my concerns and was very supportive. He is a sincere, excellent Doctor.
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The doctor was friendly enough. I needed a minor cryoablation and was not made aware that this would result in a surgical fee of several hundred dollars above the co pay. When I complained I was told by the billing coordinator the staff warned me of this. I am a physician and have no memory of...more
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