Janet H. Prystowsky M.D., PH.D.

Janet H. Prystowsky, MD, PC


225 East 64th Street, New York, NY 10021


P: 212230-1212

M: 212230-1331




Monday 10:00 AM - 06:00 PM

Tuesday 08:00 AM - 06:00 PM

Wednesday 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM

Thursday 08:00 AM - 06:00 PM

Friday 08:00 AM - 02:00 PM

Saturday N/A

Sunday N/A


Janet Prystowsky, M.D., Ph.D. is a board certified dermatologist specializing in the surgical treatment of skin disorders. She received her Ph.D. from Columbia University in 1979, and her M.D., with honors, from the University of Chicago in 1983. Dr. Prystowsky did her residency training in dermatology at the University of Pennsylvania graduating in 1987. She is one of a small number of dermatologists specially trained to perform Mohs Micrographic Surgery and other surgical procedures of the skin. She is certified by the American Board of Dermatology and is a Fellow of the American Society for Mohs Surgery. She is trained in Laser Surgery of the skin and is a Fellow of the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, Inc. She also is a Fellow of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery.

Specialization Training

Botox Injections
Chemical Peels
Chronic Ulcers
Collagen Injections
Cosmetic Skin Procedures
Dermatologic Surgery
Eczema, Atopic and Contact Dermatitis
General Dermatology
Geriatric Dermatology
Hair and Nail Disorders
Itching/Urticaria/Allergic Skin Disease
Keloids and Scars
Laser Hair Removal
Laser Surgery
Mohs Micrographic Surgery
Mole Removal
Pediatric Dermatology
Photomedicine/Phototherapy (light therapy)
Skin Cancer/Melanoma/Dysplastic Nevi
Skin Rejuvenation Therapy
Skin Resurfacing
Spider and Varicose Veins

Hospital Affiliations

Roosevelt-St. Luke's Medical Center
Montefiore Medical Center

Medical School and Year of Graduation

University of Chicago, 1983

Residency Training

University of Pennsylvania
University of Chicago

Fellowship Training

American Society for MOHS Surgery

Key Professional Achievements and Awards

Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
Phi Sigma Honor Society
Omicron Nu Honor Society
Phi Upsilon Omicron
5th Iris Cantor Lectureship for Women's Health
Irving Clinical Research Scholar
American Medical Women's Association Citation for Scholastic Achievement
Advisory Board National Psoriasis Foundation
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Languages Spoken Other Than English