Dr. Morris Westfried

Dermatology
Brooklyn, NY
45 years experience

About

Bio

Practices general and cosmetic dermatology in Brooklyn NY . Special interests are tattoo removal , stretch mark removal, acne scar revision. He also offers fillers including Artefill and botox. He has published in several dermatology journal articles and has taught at NY Medical College and local area hospitals.He integrates diet and nutritional supplementation into the treatment of skin disease. The office phone number is 718 8379004 .

Specialties
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Dermatology

Licenses

United States: New York

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

2.2K Answers
241 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience Dermatology
Get rid of bugs: Bed bugs cause bites which will resolve with Hydrocortisone cream, but you must get rid of bedbugs.
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8 thanks
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience Dermatology
Diet: Supplemnts with vitamin d, zinc and essential fatty acids can help.Calso identify food triggers to avoid.
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6 thanks
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience Dermatology
Supplements: As a vegetarian you may need to supplement your diet to make sure you're getting enough protein and essential fatty acids.
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Jan 23, 2012
Thank you for your responses to questions. I learn so much from your many "pearls" of wisdom.
Nov 8, 2012
Very knowledgable doctor. Great answers and a great doctor to follow!
Dec 5, 2014
I enjoy reading your thoughtful and reasonable responses.
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Thank you. I will keep that in mind. I am 42 and a never smoked in my life. I am very physically fit and do Bikram yoga, lift weights, or do cardio workout at least 4 to 5 days a week. This problem o...Read More
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Thanks Dr. Morris it started after a CT w/contrast last Tuesday and was diagnosed with diverticulitis taking Amoxicilline/clavulaanzuur 875/125 and Metronidazol Actavis 500mg 3 times a day. and it it ...Read More
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my hair is very thick now. i havent dyed or straightened it in a very long time so that i can let the natural oils come in & that is how i was able to get my hair to be thick. now its only grown maybe...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Yale University School of Medicine, CT
Graduated 1975MD

Awards

Best Doctors in NY

Affiliations

Monefiore maimonides
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