Dr. Robin Gail Oshman is a board certified dermatologist practicing medical, surgical and cosmetic dermatology in Westport and New Canaan Connecticut for the last 27 years. Dr. Oshman received her Ph.D. in Microbiology from the Biomedical Sciences Program of the City University of New York. She received her M.D. degree from the Brown University Program in Medicine (now the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University) in Rhode Island. The doctor completed her residency trainig program in Dermatology at the Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City. In addition to her solo private practice in Westport and New Canaan, the doctor is currently an Assistant Clinical Professor at the Yale New Haven Hospital where she teaches the Yale University School of Medicine Dermatology Residents. Dr. Oshman has been recognized as an astute clinician by her colleagues in the medical community. She has been included in the "Guide to Top Doctors", Castle and Connolly's "How to Find the Best Doctors" annually since 2008, The Best Doctors in America data base and the Strathmore "Who's Who Worldwide". Dr. Oshman has given lectures on various skin topics at Norwalk Hospital, the Westport and New Canaan Libraries and the Westport and Wilton High Schools. She has appeared on News 12 Connecticut, 12 on Health, The Exchange, Connecticut Channel 30 and various radio stations discussing a variety of dermatology topics. Dr. Oshman has also conducted clinical trials relating to acne, melasma and children with eczema. Dr. Oshman is currently the immediate past President of the Fairfield County Medical Association and President of the Woman's Medical Association of Fairfield County. She is also the Vice President of the Connecticut State Medical Society and Chairperson and founder of the Connecticut State Medical Society's Women Physicians Section . Dr. Oshman was the founder of the annual skin cancer screening held annually at the Westport-Weston District Health Center. She has and continues to serve as program director of this American Academy of Dermatology Skin Cancer Screening Program at the Westport-Weston District Health Center for the past 27 years. The doctor has received community service awards from the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Medical Women's Association, the Entrepreneurial Women's Network and Hadassah. The City University of New York awarded her the Ph.D. Alumni Achievement Award. The American Academy of Dermatology awarded Dr. Oshman the Presidential Citation Award. The Fairfield County Medical Association awarded Dr. Oshman their Physician Extraordinaire Prasad Srinivasan award for dedication to medical advocacy. Dr. Oshman is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology ,the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery, the New England Derrmatology Society and Sigma Xi.
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Dr.Oshman believes that the doctor-patient relationship is most important when addressing an individual's dermatologic needs. Dr.Oshman spends time listening to her patients in order to understand their concerns and to assess their conditions. As a result the best treatment options are chosen for each individual patient. With the help of her professional staff, she creates a calm and caring environment where skin disorders are expertly diagnosed, discussed and treated. Dr.Oshman also wants her patients to be informed about skin problems and treatments. Informed patients make better decisions about their health and well-being. That is why she takes the time to address all of your concerns while in the office. Dr.Oshman has also included an extensive section on her website covering topics associated with dermatology. This information can be reviewed in the convenience of your home. An array of cosmetic procedures is also provided in the practice. Dr.Oshman is expert in performing laser hair removal, injecting Botox and fillers, removing facial and leg veins and performing facial peels. Free consults are offered for cosmetic procedures. Dr.Oshman sees patients of all ages from pediatrics to geriatrics. An effort is always made to accommodate patients with same day appointments when requested. Our scheduling of appointments reflects our sensitivity to your needs and time constraints with little or no waiting in the waiting room.
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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Oshman to family and friends is 4.2 out of 5