Dr. Cheryl Levin

Dermatology
Boston, MA
16 years experience female

Locations

Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates

Boston, MA

Address

133 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA
Directions

My office hours

Tuesday: Closed
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Insurances accepted

Blue cross blue shield

United healthcare

Altius Health Plan

Aetna

Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Massachusetts

Harvard Pilgim Health Care

MassHealth

Medicare

Medicaid

TUFTS Health Plan

About

Bio

Dr Cheryl Levin grew up in Minneapolis, MN and Cincinnati, OH. She is a graduate of Stanford University's School of Medicine. While at Stanford, she was the recipient of two Medical Student Scholar Awards, which allowed her to pursue medical research in the field of Dermatology. She also served on Stanford's Medical School Admission Committee. She went back to Minnesota for her Dermatology residency training at the University of Minnesota. While in residency, she was the elected representative of the Graduate Medical Education Committee as well as the Elected Chief of Dermatopathology. Dr Levin is the author of numerous scientific articles and book chapters within the field of Dermatology. She was recently appointed to the Education Committee and Editorial and Publications Committee of the American Contact Dermatitis Society, helping to further our knowledge of skin reactions to chemical sensitivities. Dr Levin is board certified in Dermatology and a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Contact Dermatitis Society.

Specialties
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Dermatology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

92 Answers
27 Agrees
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cheryl Levin
16 years experience Dermatology
Yes: Scabies mites can survive outside the human body for between 24 and 36 hours. You can become infected by coming into contact with contaminated clothe ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cheryl Levin
16 years experience Dermatology
Various: My treatment of eczema is three-fold. 1. Moisturization is most important with a thick ointment or cream-based moisturizer. 2. Prescription medication ... Read More
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5 thanks
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cheryl Levin
16 years experience Dermatology
No: I find that scalp folliculitis is treated best with a topical prescription antibiotic such as Clindamycin solution. Sometimes, an oral antibiotic is n ... Read More

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May 25, 2013
hi.. i have a pain in my right hand index finger nail.. when ever i hit or my kids catches that finger it pains soo badly like anything from inside that nails..why is it like that?
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Levin is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Levin is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! Is there any surgeries to look into? Any over the counter items that can maybe bleach the color back?
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This was very helpful. Thanks! I didn't know that! I thought it would be good for it. I thought wrong. Thank you!!!!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I really appreciate your response

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Stanford University School of Medicine, CA
Graduated 2005MD

Residency

University of Minnesota MEDICAL CENTER, FAIRVIEW

Affiliations

Harvard Medical School
Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates
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