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Jeffrey Ellis, MD, FAAD

Education and Training
  • Medical school: SUNY Downstate College of Medicine
  • Residency: Dermatology, SUNY Downstate Medical Center
  • Certifications: Board Certified in Dermatology

Jeffrey Ellis, MD is a board certified dermatologist and fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and Mohs College. Dr. Ellis graduated from the combination BA/MD program at Brooklyn College/SUNY Downstate. During medical school, he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society. Following a pediatric internship at Long Island Jewish Hospital, Dr. Ellis completed his dermatology residency at SUNY Downstate Medical Center, serving as chief resident in his last year. After residency, Dr. Ellis spent an additional year in training, where he completed a fellowship in Mohs Surgery and Procedural Dermatology with Dr. Daniel Siegel.

Dr. Ellis is currently the director of Dermatology and Dermatological Education for New York Hospital Queens and Brookdale Hospital. He is a dedicated teacher, and works with staff at many other local facilities to promote dermatological education. He also has a strong interest in skin cancer and public health. He participates in many skin cancer screenings throughout the year and is currently participating in research related to non-invasive imaging of skin cancer.

Dr. Ellis is also in private practice in Hicksville, NY.

  • Anne H Hanson, L Kendall Krause, Rachel N Simmons, Jeffrey I Ellis, Ryan G Gamble, J Daniel Jensen, Melissa N Noble, Michael L Orser, Andrea L Suarez, Robert P Dellavalle. Dermatology education and the Internet: traditional and cutting-edge resources. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 08/2011; 65(4):836-42.
  • Marissa D Newman, Mira Stotland, Jeffrey I Ellis. The safety of nanosized particles in titanium dioxide- and zinc oxide-based sunscreens. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 08/2009; 61(4):685-92.
  • Rachel N Simmons, Jeffrey I Ellis, Robert P Dellavalle . Dermatology internet resources. Dermatologic clinics 05/2009; 27(2):193-9.
  • Robert P Dellavalle, Marcus A Banks, Jeffrey I Ellis. Self-archiving dermatology articles. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 01/2009; 59(6):1086-8.
  • Laura J Umstattd, Marcus A Banks, Jeffrey I Ellis, Robert P Dellavalle. en Access Dermatology Publishing: No Citation Advantage Yet. The Open Dermatology Journal, 2008,2, 69-72
  • Robert P Dellavalle, Marcus A Banks, Jeffrey I Ellis. Frequently asked questions regarding self-plagiarism: How to avoid recycling fraud. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 10/2007; 57(3):527.
  • Jeffrey I Ellis, Tatiana Khrom, Anthony Wong, Mario O Gentile, Daniel M Siegel. Mohs math–where the error hides. BMC Dermatology 02/2006; 6:10.
  • Book Chapters:
    Daniel M. Siegel, Jeffrey I. Ellis, Robert A. Schwartz. Excision of Skin Cancer. 04/2008: pages 385 - 402; ISBN: 9780470696347