Dr. Ronald Shelton, MD

Dr. Ronald Shelton, MD

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60 y/o
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Dr. Ronald Shelton, MD is a dermatologist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 35 years. He specializes in dermatology, cosmetic dermatologic surgery, and more.Read his story

Laser & Skin Surgery Center® of New York

317 E 34th St

New York, NY 10016
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Insurance Accepted

  • 1199SEIU
  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Group Health Incorporated (GHI)
  • HIP Health Plan of New York
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • POMCO Group
  • Tricare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Shelton's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shelton performs Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Shelton performs this procedure more than 94% of his peers

Skin Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shelton treats Skin Cancer more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Shelton treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Basal Cell Carcinoma (BCC)
  • Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Epidermoid Carcinoma
  • Facial Skin Cancer
  • Infundibulocystic Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Merkel Cell Cancer
  • Nevoid Basal Cell Carcinoma Syndrome
  • Nodular Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Noduloulcerative Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
  • Pigmented Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Conjunctiva
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Head and Neck
  • Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shelton treats Squamous Cell Carcinoma more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Shelton treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Conjunctiva
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Head and Neck

Dr. Shelton's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acne
Acne Scar Removal
Acne Scars
Acne Surgery
Active FX Fractional Laser Skin Resurfacing Treatment
Adjacent Tissue Transfer
Age Spots
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Belotero® Injection
Benign Tumor
Birthmark
Body Contouring (After Weight Loss Surgery)
Botox® Injection
Broken Blood Vessels
Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
Cellfina™ Treatment
Cellulite
Clear + Brilliant Laser Treatment
Clear + Brilliant Perméa Laser Treatment
CO2RE Laser Treatment
CoolSculpting®
CoolTouch 3 Laser Treatment
CoolTouch CTEV™ Laser Treatment
Cosmetic Botox® Injection
Cosmetic Laser Surgery
Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Deep FX Fractional Laser Skin Resurfacing Treatment
Double Chin
Erbium Laser Treatment
Excel V™ Laser Treatment
Excessive Sweating
Excimer Laser Therapy for Psoriasis
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Skin Cancer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Facial Peel
Facial Redness
Facial Skin Cancer
Fat Grafting to the Face
Fat Reduction Procedure
Fine Lines
Fraxel Laser Treatment
Freckle
Frown Lines
GentleLASE Laser Treatment
GentleMax Laser Treatment
GentleYAG Laser Treatment
Glycolic Acid Skin Care Treatment
Hair Removal
Hyperpigmentation
INFINI Laser Treatment
Injection Sclerotherapy
Isolaz System Acne Treatment
Juvéderm® Injection
Juvéderm® Voluma® Injection
Keloid Scar
Kybella Treatment for Submental Fat
Laser Skin Rejuvenation
Laser Tattoo Removal
Liposuction
Melanoma
Melasma
Mohs Surgery
Mole Removal
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Nail Diseases
Nevus of Ota
Nodular Basal Cell Carcinoma
Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
Photocoagulation
PicoSure™ Laser Tattoo Removal
Port Wine Stain
Power-Assisted Liposuction (PAL)
Psoriasis
Pulsed Dye Laser Treatment
Q-Switched Nd:YAG Laser Treatment
Q-Switched Ruby Laser Treatment
Radiesse® Injections
Restylane® Injections
Rosacea
Sacral Hemangiomas - Multiple Congenital Abnormalities
Scars
SculpSure Laser Treatment
Sculptra™ Injection
Seborrheic Keratosis
Skin Aging
Skin Cancer
Skin Cancer Removal
Skin Discoloration
Skin Lesion
Skin Surgery
Skin Tightening
Spider Veins
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Stretch Marks
Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma
Tattoo Removal
Thermage Radiofrequency Treatment
ThermiSmooth™ Non-Invasive Skin Smoothing Treatment
ThermiTight™ Subdermal Skin Tightening Treatment
Ultherapy®
UltraShape Fat Reduction Treatment
Vbeam Perfecta Laser Treatment
Venous Sclerotherapy
Wrinkles

About Me

Our dermatology center in New York is the most comprehensive, state-of-the-art laser and cosmetic skin surgery center in the world. Over the past 30 years they have contributed to the development and testing of many devices, fillers and treatments that are now commonly used throughout the world.

Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Dermatologic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1984
SUNY Upstate Medical Center, Syracuse, Ny-M.D.
Medical School
1980
Union College, Schenectady, Ny-Bs Bio-Mathematics
Undergraduate School
1984
1980

Awards

Dr. Shelton's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shelton

4.9

Based on 67 reviews

5 Stars
91.04477611940298%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
1.492537313432836%
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Dr. Ronald Shelton is a consummate professional who is dedicated to providing the highest quality of care to his patients. He is very kind, compassionate, and responsive to all questions, He called me at home following surgery to ensure I was fine and not experiencing any pain. Dr. Shelton is a...Read More
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Dr. Shelton is very good at what he does. He educates his patients because he wants them to feel comfortable. Unlike most doctors, he will actually spend the time with you to discuss treatment options rather than just handing over a brochure or pamphlet.
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I have been seeing Dr. Shelton for about 10 years and I would highly recommend him. He stays up-to-date on the latest procedures and products, and answers any questions honestly - providing the pros and cons of any procedure. He wants his patients to look natural, so he will tell you when a...Read More
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I went to Dr. Ron Shelton today to have a Mohs procedure on a squamous cell carcinoma on my leg removed. The whole experience from beginning to end was excellent. Dr. Shelton took time to build rapport: he warmly introduced himself.. He explained the procedure clearly. He was very skillful in...Read More
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I've seen Dr. Shelton numerous times in recent years to have something excised, and his work is superb, especially in repairing the site of the incision: you can't make out a scar, even on my face. Also he is an utterly personable fellow, with an easy, outgoing manner, and explains clearly and...Read More
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 7:30pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 7:30pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 7:30pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 7:30pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 7:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

1199SEIU
Aetna
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Cigna
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Group Health Incorporated (GHI)
HIP Health Plan of New York
Humana
MultiPlan
Oxford Health Plans
POMCO Group
Tricare

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