Dr. Tamara Koss, MD

Dr. Tamara Koss, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Tamara Koss, MD is a dermatologist in Smithtown, NY and has been practicing for 16 years. She graduated from Yale University in 1999 and specializes in dermatology.

260 E Main St Ste 208

Smithtown, NY 11787

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • 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
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Tinea Versicolor
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cold Sore
very high
more than 98% of peers
Herpes Simplex Infection
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Koss'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*

45  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

  • Acne Surgery
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • 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.

Education

  • Yale University
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia Presbyterian Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Koss has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Koss' Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Koss to family and friends
5 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Koss' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr Koss is compassionate and caring. She is a great doctor that takes her time with her patients for both medical and cosmetic treatments. Her staff is also excellent from the time you walk in to the time you leave especially the medical assistants. I would highly recommend her for any age...more
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WORST new patient experience and do NOT recommend wasting your time, energy and money & hope to fix your derm problems at this practice. I waited 30 minutes to see a Dr. Tamara Koss and she spent less than 5 minutes with me and the whole time she rushed through the appointment and could not wait to...more
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