SUNY Downstate Medical Center
Department of Dermatology
We are the only dermatology residency program in Brooklyn, New York, serving one of the largest and most diverse communities in the country.
Our experienced dermatology clinicians and dedicated residents provide exceptional care for both adult and pediatric patients with skin diseases.
At Downstate, we have a long-standing history of excellence in basic science and clinical research in dermatology and dermatopathology.
Welcome to the Department of Dermatology
The Department of Dermatology at the State University of New York Downstate Medical Center provides a broad range of dermatologic services to Brooklyn's diverse patient population. The Department comprises clinical facilities, including ambulatory outpatient and consultative inpatient services, at Kings County Hospital and University Hospital. The academic and clinical faculty of the Department is committed to medical education through the dermatology residency training program, fellowship training programs, electives provided to medical students and rotating medical residents, and basic-science and clinical research. The Department, throughout its rich history, has always emphasized excellence in the delivery of quality, innovative, compassionate dermatologic care both within the clinic and the classroom.