Dr. Robert Nathanson, MD

Dr. Robert Nathanson, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 77
Dr. Robert Nathanson, MD is a dermatologist in West Hartford, CT and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1966 and specializes in dermatology.

61 S Main St Ste 309

West Hartford, CT 06107

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 99% of peers
Actinic Keratosis
very high
more than 90% of peers
Skin Cancer
more than 83% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

24  Conditions Treated

2  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.


  • Albany Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1966
  • St Francis Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1967
  • Skin Cancer Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Temple University
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nathanson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hungarian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nathanson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nathanson to family and friends
25 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

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  • 1

Dr. Nathanson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

Very highly reccommend Doctor Robert Nathanson. Went there several times, about 10 or 15 for variety of skin issues. Every visit was prompt, courteous, professional. This doctor has tons of awards hanging in his office. He's been recognized several consecutive years by his colleagues in medical...more
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I would and have highly recommended Dr Nathanson to family and friends. In addition to his knowledge and professionalism, he makes you feel like you are his most important patient. I have gone to him for years. He is a great asset to the medical and patient community.
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I've been going to Dr. Nathanson for over 30 years. He's a skilled doctor with a wealth of knowledge. He goes out of his way to make sure that his patients are taken care of. Even calls scripts in to the pharmacy as you are sitting in his office.
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Doctor is good and professional, but both times I have come here, I have waited at least 45 minutes to be seen. I have been here for an hour now, and have yet to be seen. To me, that is an excessive waste of a patient's time. I can't even speak to the quality of care because I am so annoyed at...more
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A very busy practice. However, well worth the wait. Extremely competent, professional, and caring physician. Staff is equally thoughtful, kind and accommodating.
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