MICHAEL SHAPIRO, MD
FAAD, ASDS, ACMS
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.
MICHAEL ROMANO, MD
Vanguard Dermatology would like to welcome Dr Romano! Michael Romano, MD is a board-certified 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.
GRIGORIY MASHKEVICH, MD
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.
KAVERI KORGAVKAR, MD
Kaveri Korgavkar, MD is a board-certified dermatologist who completed residency at Brown University after graduating from the University of Michigan Medical School. She specializes in hair loss disorders and cosmetics, and performs a number of procedures including PRP and other injectable treatments for hair loss, laser treatments for facial rejuvenation, vascular lesions, and hair removal, non-invasive fat removal, and dermatologic surgery for benign and malignant skin lesions. She also performs Botox, fillers, and chemical peels.
IGOR ROMANOV, NP
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.
MAREK PALIWODA, PA
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.
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.
AZALESHA RODRIGUEZ, RPA-C
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.
INSOO OM, PA
Insoo Om, PA is a registered dermatological physician assistant with a degree from Long Island University. He has worked in the fields of Dermatology, HIV Medicine and Infectious Diseases for over 25 years and has been involved in several clinical investigations of early HIV medications at St. Clare's Hospital in New York. He has worked in all boroughs with families of patients from the first through fourth generation.
Insoo treats all dermatological conditions and concerns, specializing in skin of color, hair loss, and dark spots. He also performs several types of cosmetic procedures including PRP injections, Botox, fillers, microdermabrasion, and chemical peels.
SURAJ MATHIAL, PA
Suraj Mathial is a licensed and certified physician assistant who has been in the field of dermatology for over 6 years. He received his bachelors degree in Physician Assistant studies from St Johns University in 2012. He is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants. Suraj has extensive experience in treating all scopes of dermatological disease states in both adult and pediatric patients. He is skilled in a variety of dermatological procedures, including but not limited to: Xtrac laser, PRP, Spectra peel, chemical peels, microdermabrasion and excisions. He is fluent in English, Hindi and Punjabi.
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.
John Boutros, PA-C
John Boutros, PA-C, is a board certified Physician Assistant currently serving patients around the Staten Island and Inwood, New York, areas at Vanguard Dermatology.
Mr. Boutros has more than five years of experience practicing dermatology, both medical and cosmetic. For two years, he even trained alongside dermatology residents.
Shannen Liu, PA-C
Shannen Liu, PA-C, of Vanguard Dermatology with seven locations in New York City, Brooklyn, Forest Hills, and Staten Island, New York, is a dermatological physician assistant with over three years of experience.