Dr. Barry Resnik

Dermatology
Aventura, FL
33 years experience male

Locations

Resnik Skin Institute

Aventura, FL

Address

2630 NE 203 St, #105, Aventura, FL
Directions

My office hours

Thursday: 830am - 430pm
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Practice website

Fax

3056928606

Insurances accepted

Blue cross blue shield

Cigna

Humana

United healthcare

Aetna Life Insurance Company

AvMed Health Plan

About

Bio

Barry Resnik, MD, is the Medical Director at the Resnik Skin Institute in Aventura, FL and is a Voluntary Clinical Professor at the University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida. He graduated from Tulane University School of Medicine, and completed his Internship in Internal Medicine and Residency in Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital Medical Center. Dr. Resnik's practice encompasses adult, pediatric and cosmetic dermatology and dermatologic surgery. He has special expertise in psoriasis, vitiligo, and acne. Dr. Resnik's cosmetic surgery practice includes tumescent liposuction, hair transplantation, all manner of cutaneous laser applications, sclerotherapy and chemical peeling. His noninvasive rejuvenation practice includes IPL, BOTOX, Dysport, Silicone microdroplet augmentation therapy, Restylane, Juvederm, Radiesse, Artefill, and fat transfer. Dr. Resnik has published numerous articles and book chapters in the dermatologic literature. Dr. Resnik is Team Dermatologist for the MLB World Champion Miami Marlins.

Specialties
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Dermatology

Licenses

United States: Florida, Louisiana

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

195 Answers
10 Agrees
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Spot on vaginal wall: It is really tough to see inside the vagina. Black spots don't mean cancer, but they do beg for evaluation.
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Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Possible shingles: You may have shingles, the second coming of chicken pox. Get yourself to your dermatologist asap for a proper diagnosis. If you do have it, it hurts, ... Read More
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Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Amoxicllin rash: Drug rashes tend (note this well) about 2-3 weeks. They will get redder when you work out, get out of a hot shower, get upset, or go out in the sun. T... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Anti fungal cream: There shouldn't be any problem, but always defer to your pediatrician, who is the captain of the ship regarding all medicines during breast feeding.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
DeOilify skin: There really is no way to "deoilify" your skin from the inside. You can use glycolic acid pads to help reduce oil on the outside, but you can be too a... Read More
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
What could it be?: No internet site is the place for a diagnosis of this nature. If you are truly concerned, go see your friendly neighborhood dermatologist and get reas... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Related to her cutis: Probably not. She needs to see her ENT to take a look in her nasal cavities and see if a superficial blood vessel needs to be cauterized.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Spray tan and scars : Nothing bad will happen. However, they may not look the same under the tan as the rest of your skin.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Cradle cap: This sounds like cradle cap and is very common. Use a little mineral oil on the plaques to help loosen them up and gently remove them with gentle wash... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Cellulitis: All the help you need is right there with your doctor. Go back and do what he or she says!
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
How long to clear: If you were indeed successful in clearing your infection, itch can last for a few days to a week. If it lasts longer, you didn't cure yourself!
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Ringworm burning: It is always possible for a cream to sting or burn, so anything is normal. If the sensation lasts longer than you are comfortable with, it is time to ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Itching wrists feet: Nothing in particular. Consider things you are touching or coming in contact with. If no answers present themselves, them it's off to the dermatolog... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Neck pain and HA: I can't see how it would hurt, but if you do not have a history of trauma, or migraine or other headache, you need evaluation.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Stretch mark tx: There is no way to naturally treat stretch marks. Retinols topically or lasers are most often used. As for your cramping, you need to see a gynecologi... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Acne and OCPs: Ocps can help acne, but the best therapy for acne is isotretinoin. Every day with acne is a day with scarring.
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Time off for beauty: Only your surgeon, who will know exactly what he or she is doing for you, will be able to answer that question accurately. Never go into a surgery wi... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Bites: Fleas and mosquitoes are your most likely culprits. Some people can get really big welts. And depending on where you live, bed bugs might be in the mi... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Infected tattoo: You should speak with the person who did your tattoo. Polysporin (bacitracin and polymyxin) can help but make sure this is expected behavior.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Leaking implant: Yes, if he presses hard enough. If you have a leak, you should be visiting your plastic surgeon for surgical removal and repair.
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A member asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Remedy for acne: Your son is rather young for acne, and there is no cure for acne. Additionally, acne does not hit the hands. You need to see a dermatologist, to verif... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Underarm rash: It is a jungle in there! use an anti-antiperspirant without deodorant and an absorptive powder like zeasorb. If these don't help, then it is off to yo... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
?hemorrhoids: Your description doesn't sound like hemorrhoids. Time to see a dermatologist. Possibilities are open comedoes, seborrheic keratosis and others.
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Scratch on nipple: While it is unlikely that you would have a problem, if it is healed, then it is safe. Wait until the scab goes away.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Implant and xray: Silicone will not show on x-ray. However a shadow may be seen in its location.
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Scaly feet: It could be anything from foot fungus to psoriasis. Go see your dermatologist!
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Itchy red bump dz: You probably have folliculitis. It is very common. Don't ditch your cat! your dermatologist might prescribe an antibiotic gel which will work to decre... Read More
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A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Food for thrush: There shouldn't be any problem with feeding. If there is so much pain, make sure your pediatrician knows as something else may be going on in addition... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Penile size: Size has nothing to do with anything. If you are having difficulty with ejaculation, you need to see a urologist.
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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Herbal cures: First off, how do you know it is a fungal infection? Second, there really isn't any herbal remedy that will cure a fungal infection. Medicine is aroun... Read More
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Discoid lupus: See the dermatologist who diagnosed you and follow his or her directions. There is no cure, and no quick treatment. There are however plenty of ways t... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Rash: There is no way to diagnose your eruption over the internet. You really should consider a visit to your dermatologist.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Kid chronic eczema: Chronic inflammation of any type in the skin can be extremely isolating. Kids can be cruel, and constant questioning or worse, ostracization, can be t... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Skin and contacts: There should be absolutely no issue between allergy to make-up and contacts.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Rash in armpits: This can be a yeast infection or allergy to your deodorant-antiperspirant. If stopping the latter doesn't help, then consider the yeast infection. Sa... Read More
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A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Sunburn relief: My favorite secret tips, handed down from my grandmother, include 2 regular Aspirin every 4 hours (not for kids under 12), white vinegar as often as n... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Baby wipes for acne?: Not necessarily, and sure! keeping your face clean will always minimize breakouts, but wipes are not a treatment. If you are breaking out regularly, s... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Severe sweating: Shileds certainly work well. If you have hyperhidrosis, it can be an intimidating condition and should be evaluated by your dermatologist. You can try... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Death sweat: I have never heard of it. Can you be more specific?
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Silicone in buttocks: A large glob of anything under the skin is never safe. Silicone is not a large volume filler, and is safest when injected in micro-droplet fashion. Bu... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Extreme acne tx: Extreme acne demands evaluation by your dermatologist. Every day with untreated acne is a potential day for scarring (both physical and mental!). Once... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Diseases from sweat: I don't know of any diseases you can get from coming in contact with sweat.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Hyperhidrosis: Excessive sweating can certainly run in families. It should be evaluated by a dermatologist.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Therapy for eczema: I use something called prean cream, an excellent barrier cream for dermatitis of all types. Herbal does not necessarily mean better. If this is persis... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Hot red cheeks: Facial flushing is an annoying and very visible skin issue. The causes run the spectrum from "no reason, it's just you" to some very serious issues. T... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Hyperhidrosis: If you have hyperhidrosis, natural doesn't enter into the conversation. It is an intimidating condition and should be evaluated by your dermatologist.... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Cures for acne?: There is no cure for acne. Pdt helps some people some of the time, and may lead to long term suppression, but hasn't done it yet. Isotretinoin is the... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Acne and washing: Twice daily cleansing with an appropriate acne cleanser is more than enough. More washing will irritate skin. Microabrasive cleansers will irritate as... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Weird prescription: It doesn't sound strange. It is good practice to get all of your questions answered fully before you leave your doctor's office. If he or she doesn't ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 33 years experience
Same creams?: Nope. They have slightly different chemical formulas. However, they are used to treat the same types of conditions.
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Testimonials
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Apr 6, 2015
Great doctor. Consistently gives thoughtful, insightful and expert advice.
Nov 27, 2012
Great doc!
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Resnik is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This made me feel good. Thanks! Thank you, this was the first time I developed these spots. My mother had the quite often. Here would linger for days and sometimes weeks. Her skin was fragile and the ...Read More
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Was looking 4 speed of growth/presentation differences as is readily found w/other non mel's. Legit Q no need 4 assumptions. Appt @UMMC.
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Thanks for your quick reply! If i will want to get pregnant, what can I use to clear my pimples that would also be safe during pregnancy?

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Tulane University School of Medicine, LA
Graduated 1990MD

Residency

JACKSON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL/University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL, 1991-1994

Awards

Volunteer Physician of the Year, Miami, FL 2002
Top Dermatologist , First Place, Florida - Winter
2013
Top Dermatologist , Third Place, Florida - Summer
2013

Affiliations

Aventura Hospital & Medical Ctr
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