Dr. Rachel Herschenfeld, MD

Dr. Rachel Herschenfeld, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 52
Dr. Rachel Herschenfeld, MD is a dermatologist in Wellesley Hills, MA and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1992 and specializes in dermatology and cosmetic dermatology.Read her story

65 Walnut St Ste 480

Wellesley Hills, MA 02481

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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more than 87% of peers
more than 87% of peers
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
more than 83% of peers

Dr. Herschenfeld's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Herschenfeld's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Herschenfeld "Dr. Herschenfeld specializes in cosmetic, laser and medical dermatology services. She is a recognized expert on reversing signs of aging and improving the skin's overall health and appearance, and she has published articles and lectured on sun related skin damage. In addition to her practice, she is a clinical instructor in the use of Botox®, fillers and laser treatments, and she actively participates in clinical trials for cosmetic treatments. From comprehensive evaluations to in-depth education to individualized treatment plans, she guides patients to beautiful results using a research-proven approach. Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD), Dr. Herschenfeld earned her medical degree from Harvard Medical School. She completed residencies in Internal Medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital and in Dermatology at Boston Medical Center and Tufts Medical Center."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Herschenfeld "Professional Memberships: American Academy of Dermatology, New England Dermatological Society Board Certification, American Board of Dermatology"

2  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

28  Conditions Treated

3  Procedures

  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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.


  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital Ma
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Bosotn Med Center/Nemc Ma
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital Ma
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Herschenfeld has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Herschenfeld's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Herschenfeld to family and friends
7 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Herschenfeld'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
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