We found 3 surgical dermatologists who accept United Healthcare near Huntington, NY.

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Dr. Todd Robert Coven, MD
Specializes in MOHS-Micrographic Surgery
325 Park Avenue
Huntington, NY
 

Dr. Todd Coven's specialty is MOHS-micrographic surgery. He graduated from Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College and then he performed his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Lenox Hill Hospital, and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. Areas of expertise for Dr. Coven include mohs surgery. Dr. Coven accepts Coresource, Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. His hospital/clinic affiliations include The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York and NYU Langone Medical Center. Dr. Coven welcomes new patients.

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Clinical interests: Mohs Surgery

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Specializes in Pediatric Dermatology, MOHS-Micrographic Surgery
40 Crossways Park Drive
Woodbury, NY
 

Dr. Darren Mollick's medical specialty is pediatric dermatology and MOHS-micrographic surgery. Patients gave Dr. Mollick an average rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. He is professionally affiliated with North Shore University Hospital and Syosset Hospital. He honors Vytra, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Cigna, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Mollick is accepting new patients. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine. Dr. Mollick (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish and Italian.

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Dr. Karen Meryl Green, MD
Specializes in Surgical Dermatology
775 Park Avenue; Suite 145
Huntington, NY
 

Dr. Karen Green is a specialist in surgical dermatology. She works in Huntington, NY. Patients rated Dr. Green highly, giving her an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. She takes MultiPlan, Child Health Plus, Family Health Plus, and more. She attended medical school at New York University (NYU) School of Medicine.

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What is Surgical Dermatology?

Dermatologic surgery is skin surgery to correct medical issues or improve appearance. Specialists in dermatologic surgery are called surgical dermatologists.

One of the most important procedures performed by surgical dermatologists is called Mohs surgery. Mohs surgery is an extremely precise type of cancer removal that leaves healthy tissue behind. It has the highest success rate of all skin cancer surgeries.

Beyond Mohs surgery, dermatologic surgeons may perform reconstructive surgery to restore function and appearance to skin damaged by trauma or a previous surgery. They can treat or remove growths and marks on the surface of the skin, including scars, moles, skin tags, and birthmarks. Most dermatologic surgeons also offer cosmetic treatments, which may include:
  • Hair transplants
  • Laser hair removal
  • Laser resurfacing to treat sun damage, age spots, or wrinkles
  • Tattoo removal
  • Sclerotherapy to treat varicose veins
  • Liposuction to remove unwanted fat
  • Anti-aging treatments such as Botox, injectable fillers, or chemical peels

There is a great deal of overlap between surgical dermatology, medical dermatology, and cosmetic dermatology. Some procedures apply to more than one subspecialty. For instance, mole removal can be medically necessary to lower the risk of skin cancer, but it also may improve appearance, especially if the mole is large or in a prominent position. Most dermatologists offer services in all areas.