Dr. Robert Paltzik, MD

Dr. Robert Paltzik, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
Dr. Robert Paltzik, MD is a dermatologist in Williston Park, NY and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1971 and specializes in dermatology and pediatrics.

2 Hillside Ave Ste G

Williston Park, NY 11596

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Shaving of Skin Lesion
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Paltzik'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.

2  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Pediatrics

2  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

31  Conditions Treated

8  Procedures

  • 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 Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Shaving 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 University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Kings County Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Paltzik has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Paltzik's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Paltzik to family and friends
13 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

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  • 1

Dr. Paltzik's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Paltzik is a poor a doctor and doesn't remember he has people lives in his hands. He gave me a body check in less than 10 SECONDS. I was full clothed and all he did was lift my collar and gave a quick look down my back. Sad . I will have to pay another doctor to make sure I am...more
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Took my 18 month old son here. Loved Dr. P! He was so friendly, answered all our questions, and got rid of my sons eczema! My son who hates going to the doctor loved Dr.P. I highly recommend him!
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I would NOT recommend this doctor because in my experience the doctor doesn't listen to me & my needs, i have tried telling him certain lotions i have used have not worked for me and yet he has insisted on me using them again. So i tried them, its been months and my acne and scarring and...more
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