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Dr. Maritza Perez, MD

Dermatologist

Professional statement

Dr. Maritza Perez is certified by the American Board of Dermatology and the College of Mohs Micrographic Surgery. She is the Director of Cosmetic Dermatology at St. Luke’s Roosevelt Medical Center, Associate Director of Procedural Dermatology at Beth Israel Medical Center and Associate Professor of Clinical Dermatology at Mt. Sinai Icahn School of Medicine. Active in numerous dermatology organizations, Dr. Perez is the Senior Vice President of the Skin Cancer Foundation, a member of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, Women’s Dermatologic Society, American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, American Academy of Dermatology and Dermatology Foundation. Dr. Perez has published more than 100 original articles, chapters, case reports and abstracts that have appeared in medical journals such as Journal of Investigative Dermatology, New England Journal of Medicine, Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine, Journal of Transplantation, American Journal of Dermatology, Archives of Dermatology, Journal of Dermatologic Surgery, British Journal of Dermatology, Journal of Drugs in Dermatology and Cosmetic Dermatology. She is also the author of a book entitled Understanding Melanoma, which is currently in its fourth edition. Dr. Perez has spoken at a number of dermatology engagements, including The World Congresses of Dermatology in Germany and Japan; local Dermatology meetings in Shanghai and Beijing, China; annual American Academy of Dermatology meetings; Orlando Cosmetic Dermatology Convention; Skin of Color Seminar Series; Annual Dermatology Conventions in the Philippines, Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic, Chile, Colombia and Argentina; and International Laser Congresses in Santiago de Chile and Viña Del Mar in Chile, and Sao Paulo in Brazil.

In-network insurances

  • Aetna
  • American Republic Insurance Company
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield

Specialties

  • Dermatologist

Practice names

Board certifications

  • American Board of Dermatology
  • Clinical & Laboratory Dermatological Immunology (Dermatology)

Education and training

  • Medical School - University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine
  • University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, Residency in Dermatology
  • New York University, Fellowship in Mohs Micrographic, Laser, and Cosmetic Surgery
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital / Columbia University Medical Center, Fellowship in Immunology

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Provider's gender

Female

NPI number

1831140730

Office locations

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39 Pine St

New Canaan, CT 06840

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Dr. Perez was wonderful. Listened to problems, and explained her answers and options concisely and understandably. I highly recommend her!
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I suffer from anxiety and Dr. Perez is very patient and supportive! Highly recommend her!
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Very smart and thorough. I loved that she didn't use her computer during our visit. I really liked her.
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Dr. Perez is a wonderful doctor. She is a total professional.
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Great! prompt & quick!
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