Dr. Javier Zelaya, MD

Dermatologist

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Dermatology Consultation
254 Prospect Park West, Brooklyn, NY, 11215
136 West 17th, New York, NY, 10011

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Dr Javier Zelaya and Verna Broughton, RPA-C are expertly skilled in treating a full range of medical and cosmetic skin conditions in all skin types. All dermatological cancer surgery, laser and cosmetic procedures are performed with attention to detail, in a comfortable office setting.

Javier Zelaya, MD, is an Internist and Board Certified Dermatologist. After graduating from Williams College, and NYU School of Medicine, he completed dual residencies in Internal Medicine and Dermatology at Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine.

He is a Diplomat of the American Academy of Dermatology and Fellow of the American Society for Dermalogic Surgery. Following residency he completed a cosmetic apprenticeship with Dr George Farber, in New Orleans.

Offices are located in Park Slope, Bklyn & Chelsea, NYC, and convenient to mass transit.We offer weekend & evening hours

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Very knowledgeable. He was able to diagnose me quickly, and gave very good information on the treatment he was suggesting. Great bed-side manner. I went later in the day and he was still warm and friendly. Would definitely recommend.

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I've always had early appointments with Dr. Zelaya. He's been great and very prompt at both his Prospect Park and Chelsea office. He's done a great job helping me with my skin issues. I'd highly recommend giving Dr. Zelaya a try!

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Dr. Zelaya is very good. He was thorough and pin pointed my daughter's skin condition.

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Dr Javier was excellent, he was knowledgable and fast and efficient. He was also very friendly and made me feel very comfortable. I would definitely see him again and recommend him to my friends.

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Awesome experience! Very satisfied. Doctor is knowledgeable and everyone are nice and friendly. It's really a cozy and warm environment. I appreciate the freebie samples for my skin. Will come here again.

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The doctor was very nice and professional. The office was clean and very nice.

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He was friendly and knowledgeable.

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Super quick and efficient appointment. Practically no wait time. In and out in 30 minutes. Highly recommend.

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I've been seeing Dr. Zelaya for years. He always explains what he's looking for and has a very pleasant bedside manner.

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No wait time, friendly staff, thorough medical care. This was a great experience. I will be back for sure.

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Great experience!the staff was really nice and the doctor was really competent and professional.I will recommend him

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This is not the place to go if you have an actual dermatological issue. It is obvious from the office, waiting area, and treatment rooms his bread and butter is Botox and women really want clear skin. He seemed uninterested in treating a skin condition. He spent less than 2 minutes gave, in his words, "an educated guess" and was out the door. He forgot twice to send the prescription to the pharmacy. Would not recommend unless seeking cosmetic services only.

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Great doctor Would recommend him to anyone

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He's always super cheerful!

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Very friendly office staff and Dr. Zelaya is very professional and caring. He's thorough albeit a little scattered (rushing to see many other patients). I appreciated that he gave me a follow-up call to discuss my lab results.

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Great and professional

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Everyone was super friendly and visit was on time.

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Super professional, friendly, he is very efficient and explains everything to you- he is quick (which I appreciate) but through.

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Had to have a lesion removed and the procedure was quick and efficient.

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Doctor Zelaya was very helpful and matter of fact. No frill approach which didn't really match up with the fact that I was in his waiting room for an entire hour before getting called in. Time management is not his forte

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He's the best!!!!

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Loved my visit with Dr Zelaya, he listened and addressed all my questions and concerns. He's so nice and welcoming, I felt very comfortable and the office is nice and comfortable. He gave me options for little to no cost rx medications to treat my skin issues since my insurance has a nigh rx deductible. I high recommend if you need a new dermatologist.

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Dr Zelaya is one of those docs I wish I could have for everything. He's patient, kind, looks you in the eye (sadly that seems to be rare in healthcare!) and doesn't rush you. It's always a pleasure seeing him. Highly recommended.

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Very nice staff and quick efficient consultation

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Perfect experiece

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Very good

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He's great! So patient, thorough and caring. Took the time to listen to my concerns and clearly explained my options.

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Simply the best.

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Dr. Zelaya is always professional, thorough, courteous, and he clearly knows his stuff. He never tries to sell you on discretionary and aesthetic options, though they are available. I've been going to see him for years and he's been consistently all of the above since my first appt. with him.

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Great visit as always

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Doctor Zelaya and his staff made me feel very comfortable and welcome. I recommend his office.

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I love Dr Zelaya and recommend him to all my friends who now love him too.

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I was seen by Caitlin, a PA, who was very nice. It was a quick visit, just checking something that turned out to be fine.

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Dr. Zelaya was great. Easy going, but professional. He even gave me a full review, even though I wasn't scheduled for one. Recommended!

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He was knowledgeable with a good bedside manner

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Dr Zelaya is kind, informative and fast. Great experience.

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Was a little too speedy..

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Awesome Doc. Really friendly, down to Earth and knows his stuff. A true professionals with an even more professional staff.

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I accidentally made my appointment for the NYC office and when I realized this and called they quickly rescheduled me for the Brooklyn office without a problem. The PA (Kate) was on call since Dr. Zelaya was in his NYC office. She was awesome. Professional with great "bedside" manner.

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Dr. zelaya is a professional. Great staff in office