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Michael Shapiro, MD, is a board-certified dermatologist and Mohs surgeon, a member of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery and a member of the American College of Mohs Surgery. He is also a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. 

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Marek Paliwoda is a dermatological physician assistant with over 10 years of experience and a leading clinical investigator involved in FDA trials. He received his bachelor’s degree from St.John’s University and his physician assistant certification from St. Vincent’s Catholic Medical Center.

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Vinita Hom is a New York state-registered and board-certified physician assistant with over 8 years of dermatological experience. A native of Forest Hills, Queens, she graduated with honors from the prestigious Physician Assistant Education Program of St. John's University and began practicing dermatology upon graduation.

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Grigoriy Mashkevich, MD, is a double board-certified and UCLA-fellowship trained facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon. After completing his undergraduate degree at Columbia College, he graduated with honors from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York.

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Azalesha Rodriguez has been a dedicated physician assistant in the field of dermatology for over 8 years with experience in all aspects of adult and pediatric dermatology. She graduated cum laude from Touro College and received a master’s degree in physician assistant studies.

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Josh Shapiro, PA

Joshua Shapiro is a nationally certified physician assistant specializing in dermatology for over 10 years. He received his bachelor’s degree in physician assistant studies from Long Island University, and also holds an associate’s degree in paramedic medicine.

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Chris Kelly, LE

Chris Kelly is a licensed esthetician with 13 years experience and esthetic licenses in both New York and New Jersey. She has a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Montclair State University and is a graduate of the Artistic Academy in skincare.

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Igor Romanov earned his medical degree at Crimean State Medical University in Russia, and completed his residency in dermatology at the Institute of Dermatology and Venereology in Kharkov, Ukraine, where he served as Chief Resident. 

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Michael Romano, MD

Vanguard Dermatology would like to welcome Dr Romano! Michael Romano, MD is a board-eligible dermatologist having successfully completed his residency in dermatology at the University of Vermont where he was honored to serve as Chief Resident. He is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology and now resides in Brooklyn with his family.

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Jisun Cha, MD, is a board-certified dermatologist and dermatopathologist. She is also a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. Dr. Cha received both her bachelor’s and medical degrees from Ehwa Women’s University in Seoul, South Korea.

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