Dr. Shilesh Iyer, MD

Dr. Shilesh Iyer, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 46
Dr. Shilesh Iyer, MD is a dermatologist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from New York University in 1997 and specializes in dermatology.

119 5th Ave Fl 4

New York, NY 10003

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MagnaCare
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Iyer

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Iyer performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Skin Infections
very high
more than 93% of peers
more than 76% of peers
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
more than 59% of peers

Dr. Iyer'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.

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

25  Conditions Treated

4  Procedures

  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision 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
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of California, Los Angeles. (UCLA)
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Iyer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Iyer does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Iyer and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Iyer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Iyer to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Iyer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I used to go to Dr. Iyer all of the time. He is a phenomenal doctor. Very quick to get down to the core problem and suggest options for moving forward. After not seeing him for 1 year, I called the office to make an appointment. They said that they don't accept New patients. I told them I've...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Dr. Lyer's understanding and use of laser treatments was spot on correct. The care and treatment of my mom was incredible.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Are you Dr. Iyer?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!