Your skin, hair and nails are the messenger for what is happening with your overall health. Paying special attention to changes is essential. At Vanguard, our broad range of medical dermatology services provide treatments for rashes, spider veins, hair loss (alopecia) and more.
The majority of dermatologic surgeries are now minimally invasive and require only local or regional anesthesia. What this means for you is minimal downtime, so you can get back to doing the things in life that you love the most.
At Vanguard, we have numerous cosmetic treatments for both the face and body to help you look your best. Let our experts give you a boost of self-confidence and an improved sense of well-being.
It is our goal at Vanguard to help all our patients achieve optimum skin health. Our dermatologists are some of the best in the country and are experts at treating common skin conditions. Why tolerate tomorrow, what can be better today!
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Our Staten Island location is ready to help with a full-suite of medical and cosmetic services designed to make you look and feel your very best.
BOTOX® • Chemical Peels • Dermal Fillers • Facials • Hair Removal • Wrinkle Reduction... and more!
Immediate appointments are available with: Elysha Grauman, PA-C • Barbara Casuso, FNP-BC • Michael Shapiro, MD, FAAD, ASDS, ACMS
Fast wait time. Quick appointment availability. Great doctor based on diagnosis, treatment and follow up”
The wait was long but the Dr. and staff are very pleasant.”
For my first time it was a great experience”
Everyone in the office was so friendly. Dr. Rodriguez was great. she took her time to explain everything and answered all of my questions. my son just made an appointment too. I will recommend them to anyone I know.”
Wonderful. Fast with an appointment. The dermatologist was very knowledgeable about my skin condition and provided thorough explanations as to why I got it. She was absolutely fantastic and super sweet about it. Worked here fast yet efficient. Looking forward to seeing her again soon on my next appointment!”
The staff members and reception staff were both professional and pleasant. The doctor answered all my questions and conducted a thorough examination.”
Dr. Lui was very helpful and insightful.”
Very friendly and professional.”
Very friendly and responsive to my problem. Will be returning as a patient and will refer to other.”
Comfortable and caring”
Friendly staff, good service.”
Nice staff. Was expecting the doctor but was seen by PA. PA knowledgeable and professional. Performed small procedure in office and did not charge me.”
Clean office. Friendly staff.”
very nice place and employees!!”
I was seen pretty much near my appt. time. The doctor was very nice and explained what had to be done since a biopsy was needed. Appointment in two weeks for biopsy report. The front desk staff were also very nice”
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