Dr. Joshua Fox

Dermatology
Ridgewood, NJ
38 years experience male

Locations

Advanced Dermatology PC

Fresh Meadows, NY

Address

5847 188th Street, Fresh Meadows, NY
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My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Medicare

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About

Bio

Dr. Fox earned his Medical Degree from the Mt. Sinai School of Medicine in New York. He completed an internship at Maimonides Hospital in Brooklyn, followed by a four-year dermatology residency at the New York University School of Medicine. A Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, Dr. Fox is known nationwide as a leading authority in the field of dermatology, with an expertise in skin cancer, cosmetic surgery and laser procedures. He has been an expert resource for the public interest on dermatologic topics for the major television networks, radio stations and national newspapers and magazines. He is the official spokesperson for the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery. Dr. Fox has received multiple research and clinical awards including recognition from Top Doctors, Who’s Who, the International Society of Dermatology and the prestigious Husic Award for most outstanding research. In addition, his service has been recognized by multiple hospitals, civic, educational and community organizations. He has been on the advisory boards of both the Psoriasis Foundation and National Rosacea Foundation, among others. With an extensive background in research, Dr. Fox has presented his findings on a wide range of subjects from laser techniques and cosmetic procedures to stretch marks and scars. He has been Chief of Dermatology of several major teaching hospitals including Mt. Sinai Hospital of Queens and Jamaica Medical Center and is currently on the staff of ten NY area hospitals.In 1987, Dr. Fox founded the AAD Melanoma/Skin Cancer Prevention Program in Queens, NY. He is an educator as much as he is a physician and he has worked tirelessly to develop effective community screening programs and to increase skin cancer awareness and prevention. He later developed a dermatology and skin cancer research and advocacy forum for patients and physicians, called the New Age Skin Research Foundation. He serves as President of the Foundation. Dr. Fox is founder and director of Advanced Dermatology, P.C. and the Center for Laser and Cosmetic Surgery. He and his associates have expanded the practice into one of largest in the region for dermatology, laser cosmetic surgery. The practice owns more lasers than any other hospital or dermatology practice on the East Coast, and has been a resource center for educating dermatologists, laser surgeons, cosmetic surgeons and others about laser procedures, skin cancer and cosmetic surgery techniques.

Specialties
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Dermatology

Hair Restoration

Pediatrics - Dermatology

Languages spoken

Hebrew

Doctor Q&A

112 Answers
75 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joshua Fox
38 years experience Dermatology
Laser: Dermatologist revolutionized the field. But other specialist may have some knowledge also.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joshua Fox
38 years experience Dermatology
Laser for growths: Laser is not just a marketing tool. Depending on the type of lesion laser can be better than the knife! it can - in the appropriate case remove a grow ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joshua Fox
38 years experience Dermatology
Laser treatment : In general the dermatologist is more experienced . For certain types of procedures , when adequately trained a tech is ok .In some states like new jer ... Read More
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Apr 3, 2013
He is a great friend and colleague. Always patients come first.
Dr. Fox is an excellent, caring physician and colleague.
Dr. Fox is an excellent colleague and a physician
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Mount Sinai School of Medicine, NY
Graduated 1982MD

Medical/Graduate school

Mount Sinai School of Medicine, NY
Graduated 1982MD

Residency

MAIMONIDES MEDICAL CENTER

Residency

NYU HOSPITALS CENTER

Awards

Top Doctor, Top Doctors New York Metro Area
Best of Long Island 2013 - Best Botox Practice
Best of Long Island 2013 - Best Plastic Surgery Group

Affiliations

Advanced dermatology
Christ hospital
Flushing hospital medical center
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