Dr. Samara Churgin, MD

Dr. Samara Churgin, MD

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42 y/o
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Dr. Samara Churgin, MD is a dermatologist in Great Neck, NY and has been practicing for 8 years. She specializes in dermatology, plastic surgery, and more.Read her story

Schweiger Dermatology - Great Neck

825 Northern Blvd Ste 300

Great Neck, NY 11021
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • CareConnect
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
  • Health Net
  • Horizon Health Care
  • Humana
  • MagnaCare
  • Meritain Health
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Churgin's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Adjacent Tissue Transfer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Churgin performs Adjacent Tissue Transfer more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Churgin performs this procedure more than 97% of her peers

Skin Cancer
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Churgin treats Skin Cancer more than 82% of her peers

Dr. Churgin treats this condition more than 82% of her 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
Cancer
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Churgin treats Cancer more than 82% of her peers

Dr. Churgin treats this condition more than 82% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma
  • Adolescent Cancer
  • Adrenal Cortical Carcinoma
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Adult Cerebral Astrocytoma
  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Ampullary Carcinoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anaplastic Oligodendroglioma
  • Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Appendix Cancer
  • Astrocytoma
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma (BCC)
  • Basal Type Breast Cancer
  • Benign Astrocytoma
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Biliary Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Blood Cancer
  • Bone Cancer
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (Includes: Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brainstem Glioma
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer Recurrence
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Cancer of Floor of Mouth
  • Cerebellar Astrocytoma
  • Cerebral Astrocytoma
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Chordoma
  • Choriocarcinoma
  • Chromophobe Renal Cell Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Distal Colorectal Cancer
  • Distal Gastrointestinal Tract Cancers
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Duodenal Cancer
  • Ear Cancer
  • Endocrine Cancer
  • Endometrial Cancer
  • ENT Cancer
  • Epidermoid Carcinoma
  • Epithelial-Myoepithelial Carcinoma
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Extrahepatic Bile Duct Cancer
  • Eye Cancer
  • Facial Skin Cancer
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Familial Colorectal Cancer
  • Familial Pancreatic Cancer
  • Familial Renal Cancer
  • Familial Renal Cell Carcinoma
  • Fibrolamellar Hepatocellular Carcinoma
  • Follicular Adenocarcinoma
  • Follicular Thyroid Cancer
  • Gall Bladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder & Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastric Cancer, Borrmann 4
  • Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
  • Genital System Cancer
  • Genitourinary Cancers
  • Gland Cancer
  • Glassy Cell Carcinoma
  • Glioma
  • Gliomatosis Cerebri
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hamartomatous Colorectal Cancer
  • Heart Cancer
  • Hepatobiliary Cancer
  • Hepatocellular Cancer
  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma
  • Hip Cancer
  • Hypopharyngeal Cancer
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
  • Infundibulocystic Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Intestinal Cancer
  • Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
  • Invasive Lobular Carcinoma
  • Joint Cancer
  • Juvenile Pilocytic Astrocytoma
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngeal Carcinoma
  • Limb Cancer
  • Lip Cancer
  • Liver Cancer
  • Locally Advanced Breast Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma of the Breast
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Male Genitourinary Cancer
  • Malignant Astrocytoma
  • Malignant Breast Tumor
  • Malignant Glioma
  • Mediastinal Cancer
  • Medullary Thyroid Cancer
  • Medulloblastoma
  • Melanoma-Astrocytoma Syndrome
  • Merkel Cell Cancer
  • Metastatic Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Metastatic Blood Cancer
  • Metastatic Bone Cancer
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Metastatic Liver Cancer
  • Metastatic Lymph Cancer
  • Metastatic Nervous System Cancer
  • Metastatic Prostate Cancer
  • Metastatic Skin Cancer
  • Metastatic Soft Tissue Cancer
  • Metastatic Spinal Cord Cancer
  • Metastatic Squamous Neck Cancer With Occult Primary
  • MSI-H Colorectal Cancer
  • MSI-L Colorectal Cancer
  • MSS Colorectal Cancer
  • Muscle Cancer
  • Nasal Cavity Cancer
  • Nasopharyngeal Cancer
  • Neck Cancer
  • Nerve Cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Cancer
  • Nevoid Basal Cell Carcinoma Syndrome
  • Nodular Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Noduloulcerative Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
  • Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer, Familial
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Nose Cancer
  • Oligodendroglioma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Oropharyngeal Cancer
  • Oropharyngeal Cancer, Adult
  • Osteosarcoma of the Breast
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Epithelial Cancer
  • Palate Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Islet Cell Cancer
  • Papillary Renal Cell Carcinoma
  • Papillary Thyroid Cancer
  • Paranasal Sinus Cancer
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Cancer
  • Parathyroid Carcinoma
  • Parotid Gland Cancer
  • Pediatric Cancer
  • Pelvic Cancer
  • Penile Cancer
  • Pharyngeal Cancer
  • Pigmented Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pre-Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Primary Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 1
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 10
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 11
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 14
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 2
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 3
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 4
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 5
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 6
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 7
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 8
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 9
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - X-Linked 1
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - X-Linked 2
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary -12
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary -13
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary -15
  • Radiation-Induced Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
  • Renal Cell Cancer
  • Respiratory System Cancer
  • Retinal Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Sebaceous Gland Carcinoma
  • Secretory Breast Carcinoma
  • Sinonasal Undifferentiated Carcinoma
  • Sinus Cancer
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Spinal Cord Cancer
  • Spleen Cancer
  • Sporadic Colorectal Cancer
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Conjunctiva
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Head and Neck
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer, Familial
  • Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Supraglottic Laryngeal Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thoracic Cancer
  • Throat Cancer
  • Thymus Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer, Anaplastic
  • Thyroid Cancer, Familial Medullary
  • Thyroid Cancer, Hurthle Cell
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Trachea Cancer
  • Transitional Cell Cancer
  • Transitional Cell Carcinoma
  • Tubular Carcinoma
  • Urachal Cancer
  • Ureteral Cancer
  • Urinary Tract Cancer
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Visual Pathway and Hypothalamic Glioma
  • Vocal Cord Carcinoma
  • Vulvar Cancer

Dr. Churgin's conditions and procedures:

Abdominoplasty
Absent Breasts and Nipples
Acne
Adjacent Tissue Transfer
Benign Tumor
Blepharoplasty
Body Contouring (After Weight Loss Surgery)
Botox® Injection
Breast Augmentation
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Hypoplasia
Breast Lift Surgery
Breast Ptosis
Breast Reconstruction
Breast Reduction
Breast Surgical Procedure
Burn Care Services
Burn Injuries
Burn Reconstruction
Cancer
Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
Chemical Peel
Congenital Anomalies of Breast
Cosmetic Conditions
Dandruff
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Dry Skin
Dysport Injection
Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Skin Cancer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Eyelid Surgery
Facelift
Facial Asymmetries
Facial Laceration
Facial Peel
Facial Reconstruction
Facial Rejuvenation
Facial Rejuvenation, Advanced, Laser
Facial Trauma
Gigantomastia
Gynecomastia
Hair Removal
Hand Surgery
Hand Tendon Repair
Head and Neck Surgery
Hidradenitis
Hyperthrophic Scar
Juvéderm® Injection
Keloid Scar
Lip, Excision or Resection
Liposuction
Localized Fat Deposits
Lower Extremity Trauma
Melanoma
Microdermabrasion
Mole Evaluation
Mole Removal
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Neck Lift
Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
Radiesse® Injections
Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
Restylane® Injections
Rosacea
Scars
Second-Degree Burns
Skin Aging
Skin Allergy
Skin and Tissue Reduction
Skin Biopsy
Skin Cancer
Skin Cancer Surgery With Reconstruction
Skin Diseases
Skin Grafts
Skin Screenings
Skin Tag Removal
Third-Degree Burns
Vaser® Liposelection (Liposuction)
Wart Removal
Warts
Wound Care and Management
Wound Repair
Wrinkles

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Samara S. Churgin M.D. is a General and Plastic Surgeon practicing at Schweiger Dermatology Group in Great Neck, New York. Dr. Churgin specializes in plastic surgery, general, surgery and cosmetic dermatology. Dr. Churgin completed her medical d...

Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • General Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

Education

George Washington University
Medical School
2010
New York Eye and Ear Infirmary-Cosmetic Surgery
Fellowship Hospital
2009
Cleveland Clinic-Plastic Surgery
Residency Hospital
2007
New York University Medical Center-General Surgery
Residency Hospital
2007
New York University Medical Center-Research 2005-07
2002
New York University Medical Center
Internship Hospital
University of Pennsylvania
Undergraduate School
2010
2009
2007
2007
2002

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Churgin's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Churgin

4.9

Based on 323 reviews

5 Stars
96.59442724458205%
(312)
4 Stars
0.30959752321981426%
(1)
3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
2.476780185758514%
(8)

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Once I walked in, I was greeted by the staff. They assisted me with filling out my paper work. My appointment was made last minute due to an injury, and I was squeezed in, immediately. Overall a great experience.
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I actually found out about Dr. Churgin on this site and couldnt be more grateful! She is very thoughtful and thorough all the while being very professional yet easygoing. The staff see you as a person and not a number, always maintaining a friendly atmosphere and reaching out whenever I have...Read More
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I was so happy I found Dr. Churgin. She is professional and caring. I am very happy with my outcome. She went above and beyond calling me after hours to speak with me when I thought I had an issue. Turns out it was nothing. The staff spoke with me every day to see how I was. I couldn't be happier...Read More
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I found Dr. Churgin online and chose her based on her spectacular reviews. Let me tell you she definitely lives up to them. Dr. Churgin and her staff went above and beyond to walk me through the process as well as make me feel comfortable. I had my surgery in May and she did a fantastic job. I was...Read More
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I wanted to have a Breast reduction and abdominal plasti. I’ve always had large breasts from a young age and after loosing 60 lbs. they were no smaller. Dr. Churgin is a pleasure, young and on the cutting edge in her field. Her staff was able to get insurance approval within 48 hrs. Amazing! ...Read More
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Locations

Schweiger Dermatology - Great Neck

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    • Mon: 7:30am - 3:30pm
    • Tue: 7:30am - 3:30pm
    • Wed: 7:00am - 7:00pm
    • Thu: 7:00am - 7:00pm
    • Fri: 7:00am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: 8:00am - 2:00pm
    • Sun: closed
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Schweiger Dermatology - Midtown

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    • Mon: 9:00am - 7:30pm
    • Tue: 7:30am - 7:30pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 7:30pm
    • Thu: 7:30am - 7:30pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: 9:00am - 2:00pm
    • Sun: closed
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Connecticare
CoreSource
EmblemHealth
GHI
Health Net
Tricare
Horizon Health Care
Humana
MagnaCare
Meritain Health
MultiPlan
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Oscar Insurance Corporation
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