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Shari Lipner, MD, PhD

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Shari Lipner, MD, PhD
Shari Lipner, MD, PhD

Dr. Lipner is an Assistant Professor of Dermatology and Assistant Attending Physician at the New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center. She completed her undergraduate studies at Dartmouth College where she obtained a Bachelor of Arts and graduated Phi Beta Kappa and Summa Cum Laude. Dr. Lipner completed her medical training at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, where she received both M.D. and Ph.D degrees and graduated AOA. She completed her residency training in Dermatology at the New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center. Dr. Lipner is the recipient of multiple honors and awards including the AAD Academic Dermatology Leadership Program Award, Women's Dermatologic Society Mentorship Award, and the Weill Cornell Leadership in Academic Medicine Program Award. Dr. Lipner is board certified in Dermatology and has a wide range of clinical experience in the diagnosis and management of skin disorders. She is an expert in nail disorders, including fungal diseases, and nail tumors. She is also the Primary Investigator on a clinical trial utilizing novel treatments for nail disorders, and is able to offer alternative treatments to patients who have failed traditional therapies. Dr. Lipner has authored peer-reviewed publications and numerous book chapters in the area of nail diseases. Dr. Lipner offers aesthetic therapies such as Botox and injectable fillers, including Restylane and Radiesse. She also provides laser therapy for the treatment of rosacea, broken blood vessels, age spots and hair removal in both fair-skinned patients and patients with skin of color.

NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell
Primary Specialty
Dermatology (Board Certified)
Education And Training
2005 Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Residency: 2006 Maimonides Medical Center
Residency: 2007 Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center
Residency: 2008 NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center
Clinical Expertise
Laser Hair Removal
Laser Skin Rejuvenation
Laser Vein Removal
Botulinum Toxin (Botox Injection)
Chemical Peel (Chemosurgery)
Insurance Programs
Please contact the doctor's office to verify that your insurance is accepted.
Aetna [HMO, Medicare, PPO]
Aetna [Weill Cornell Employee Plan]
Affinity [Essential (Exchange)]
Affinity [HMO]
CIGNA [HMO, Medicare, POS, PPO]
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, EPO, HMO, Mediblue (Senior), Pathway (Exchange), PPO]
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Pathway Enhanced]
Fidelis Care
Health First
Health Plus - Amerigroup [HMO, MCD]
Health Republic - Freelancers (Exchange)
Oscar (Exchange)
Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty]
Rockefeller University - CoreSource
United Empire
United Healthcare [Community Plan, Compass (Exchange), EPO, HMO, POS, PPO]


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Primary Office
1305 York Avenue
9th Floor
New York, NY 10021

Phone: (646) 962-3376
Fax: (646) 962-0033
Public Transportation: Yes
Disabled Access: Yes
Secondary Office
425 East 61st Street
8-11th Floors
New York, NY 10065

Phone: (212) 821-0800
Public Transportation: Yes
Disabled Access: Yes
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