One of America's Top Doctors - Castle Connolly Top Doctors

Maria C Garzon, MD

Pediatric Dermatology
One of America's Top Doctors - Castle Connolly Top Doctors
Specialties
Pediatrics, Cancer Care, Dermatology, Pediatric Dermatology, more

Locations and Appointments


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ColumbiaDoctors - Midtown

51 West 51st Street
New York, NY 10019
US
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CUIMC/Herbert Irving Pavilion

161 Fort Washington Avenue
New York, NY 10032
US
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Insurances Accepted


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    NY Signature
    NYP Employee Plan
    Aetna Signature Administrators
    Student Health
    POS
    EPO
    PPO
    HMO
    Medicare Managed Care
    Essential Plan
    Medicaid Managed Care
    Special Needs
    POS
    Great West (National)
    HMO
    Medicare Managed Care
    PPO
    EPO
    Essential Plan
    Medicaid Managed Care
    Child/Family Health Plus
    EPO
    PPO
    HMO
    Medicare Managed Care
    Medicaid Managed Care
    Medicare Managed Care
    Child/Family Health Plus
    Essential Plan
    Leaf (Exchange)
    Child/Family Health Plus
    Medicaid Managed Care
    Medicare Managed Care
    Local 1199
    MagnaCare
    Railroad
    Traditional Medicare
    Medicaid Managed Care
    Child/Family Health Plus
    Essential Plan
    HMO
    Quality Health Management
    HMO
    PPO
    Medicaid (Community Plan)
    POS
    Empire Plan
    Oxford Liberty
    Oxford Freedom
    Oxford HMO
    SelectHealth
    Medicare Managed Care
    Special Needs
    Medicare Managed Care
    Medicaid Managed Care
    World Trade Center Health Plan
    NY Signature
    NYP Employee Plan
    Aetna Signature Administrators
    Student Health
    POS
    EPO
    PPO
    HMO
    Medicare Managed Care
    Essential Plan
    Medicaid Managed Care
    Special Needs
    POS
    Great West (National)
    HMO
    Medicare Managed Care
    PPO
    EPO
    Essential Plan
    Medicaid Managed Care
    Child/Family Health Plus
    EPO
    PPO
    HMO
    Medicare Managed Care
    Medicaid Managed Care
    Medicare Managed Care
    Child/Family Health Plus
    Essential Plan
    Leaf (Exchange)
    Child/Family Health Plus
    Medicaid Managed Care
    Medicare Managed Care
    Local 1199
    MagnaCare
    Railroad
    Traditional Medicare
    Medicaid Managed Care
    Child/Family Health Plus
    Essential Plan
    HMO
    Quality Health Management
    HMO
    PPO
    Medicaid (Community Plan)
    POS
    Empire Plan
    Oxford Liberty
    Oxford Freedom
    Oxford HMO
    SelectHealth
    Medicare Managed Care
    Special Needs
    Medicare Managed Care
    Medicaid Managed Care
    World Trade Center Health Plan

About Maria C Garzon, MD


Maria Garzon, M.D. is Professor of Dermatology and Pediatrics at Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons (VP&S) and the Director of the Division of Pediatric Dermatology at NYP Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital. With a significant body of published research, leadership and teaching experience, Dr. Garzon is an internationally recognized leader in pediatric dermatology. She is a leading expert on the care of children and adolescents with vascular anomalies, particularly hemangiomas and vascular malformations. Dr. Garzon is the Founder and Co-Director of the NYP/Columbia University Irving Medical Center (NYP/CUIMC) Interdisciplinary Vascular Anomalies Group, a founding member and past President of the Hemangioma Investigator Group (HIG) and a founding member of the Pediatric Dermatology Research Alliance (PeDRA). She is a past President of both the Society for Pediatric Dermatology and the New York Dermatological Society. She was elected to the Academy of Clinical Excellence (ACE) at VP&S and named a Samberg Scholar at NYP Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital. Dr. Garzon has authored numerous articles and book chapters and has lectured at many national and international meetings including the American Academy of Dermatology, American Academy of Pediatrics, Pediatric Academic Societies, World Congress of Pediatric Dermatology, National Institute of Health and International Society for the Study of Vascular Anomalies. Dr. Garzon has been named a top doctor by Castle Connolly, Best Doctors and New York Magazine. Dr. Garzon received her undergraduate degree from Harvard University and her medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons where she was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. She completed her Pediatric residency at the former Babies Hospital, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center (now New York-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital) and dermatology residency at NYP Columbia University Medical Center. She was a fellow in pediatric dermatology at Children's Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University in Chicago, IL. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and American Academy of Pediatrics and a member of the Society for Pediatric Dermatology, American Dermatologic Association, Hemangioma Investigator Group, International Society for the Study of Vascular Anomalies, Pediatric Dermatology Research Alliance, Society for Investigative Dermatology, and Women's Dermatologic Society.


Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Pediatrics

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Specialties & Expertise

  • Acne
  • Cosmetic Laser Surgery
  • Dermatologic Infection Diseases
  • Epidermolysis Bullosa
  • General Dermatology
  • Hair Loss
  • Nail Issues
  • Pediatric Eczema
  • Pediatric Hair Loss
  • Rapidly Changing Skin Growth
  • Skin Boils/Cyst
  • Skin Check
  • Skin Lesions
  • Skin Peeling/Redness

Education

  • Residency: Dermatology: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Medical School: Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Fellowship: Children's Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL
  • Residency: Pediatrics: NewYork-Presbyterian-Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital

Leadership, Titles & Positions

  • Co-Director, Vascular Anomalies Program
  • Director, Division of Pediatric Dermatology
  • Director, Pediatric Dermatology Consultation Service
  • Professor of Dermatology and Pediatrics at CUMC

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital

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