Dr. Richard Edelson, MD

Dr. Richard Edelson, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 72
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Richard Edelson, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in New Haven, CT. He is 72 years old and has been practicing for 47 years.

2 Church St S Ste 305

New Haven, CT 06519

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Humana
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Ringworm
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more than 76% of peers
Fungal Nail Infection
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more than 75% of peers
Intertrigo
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more than 60% of peers

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Specialties

  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
15

Conditions Treated

  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Cancer
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Intertrigo
  • Melanoma
  • Parapsoriasis
  • Psoriasis
  • Ringworm
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Infections
  • Ulcer
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Procedures

  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

  • Yale Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • U Chicago Hosp-Clins
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Nih-Presby Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • National Institute Of Allergy and Infectious Disease
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Edelson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Edelson accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem
    Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Edelson has admitting privileges

Yale - New Haven Hospital
20 York St
New Haven, CT 06510
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