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Dr. Samer Jaber, MD

Dermatologist

Professional statement

- All of our appointments are not available on ZocDoc so if you would like an earlier appointment please call our office directly to schedule. Samer Jaber, M.D., a board certified dermatologist, is the Founder and Director of Washington Square Dermatology in New York’s historic Greenwich Village. A graduate of Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Dr. Jaber was the Chief Resident at the University of Rochester Medical Center and completed a prestigious fellowship in clinical research at the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Jaber’s passion for medical, cosmetic and laser dermatology is undeniable and is illustrated by his unwavering commitment to not only his many loyal patients but to his continuous teaching and volunteer engagements. Dr. Jaber is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, where he teaches medical students and dermatology residents. In recognition for his work, he received the “Teacher of the Year Award” in 2012, the “Teaching Excellence Award” in 2013, and “Mentor of the Year Award” in 2015 and “Excellence in Teaching Award” in 2016. Dr. Jaber has also been acknowledged on many “Best Doctor” lists and was selected as a New York Times “Super Doctor Rising Star” in 2015 and 2016. Dr. Jaber has been published in the Journal of Immunology, Cosmetic Dermatology and Archives of Dermatology and has presented at the American Academy of Dermatology national meeting and the National Institutes of Health Dermatology Grand Rounds. His expertise has also taken him across borders as he has selflessly volunteered in war-torn countries and refugee camps alike. While Dr. Samer Jaber’s experience is diverse, his motto is simple – “to treat each patient the way he would treat his own family.” It is this empathetic approach to patient care and subsequent attention to every detail throughout the appointment and treatment process that truly sets him apart. With clinical interest and expertise ranging from Cosmetic Dermatology, to Skin Cancer treat

In-network insurances

  • 1199SEIU
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross

Specialties

  • Dermatologist

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • The Mount Sinai Hospital

Board certifications

  • American Board of Dermatology

Education and training

  • Medical School - Vanderbilt University, Doctor of Medicine
  • University of Rochester, Residency in Dermatology
  • National Institutes of Health (Fellowship)

Professional memberships

  • American Academy of Dermatology

Awards and publications

  • Jaber SH and Mercurio MG. Diseases of the sebaceous, apocrine and eccrine glands. Textbook of Gender Dermatology. In press.
  • Jaber SH, Cowen EW, Haworth SR, Booher SL, Berman DM, Rosenberg SA, Hwang ST. Skin reactions in a subset of stage IV melanoma patients treated with anti-CTLA-4 monoclonal antibody as a single agent. Archives of Dermatology. 2006 Feb;142(2):166-72.
  • Cardones AR, Sugaya M, Fang L, Kakinuma T, Jaber SH, Blauvelt A, Hwang ST. Oncostatin M enhances CCL21 expression by microvascular endothelial cells in vitro and increases the efficiency of dendritic cell trafficking in vivo. Journal of Immunology. 2006 Dec 1;177(11):7665-72.

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1942343769

Office locations

Washington Square Dermatology

18 Washington Square North

New York, NY 10011

Patient reviews
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Dr. Samer Jaber is phenomenal. No need to go anywhere else.
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Easily the best of the derm profession I have ever had the pleasure of experiencing.
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Very fake
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Professional and personal. Competent and decisive. Would highly recommend
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A doctor who is so dedicated and honest to his profession. He didn't try to promote any cosmetics or procedure. He didn't give me any false promise , but talk about the different options available to treat my condition. Though itwas not a slow day, he didnt rush and he met me three times after the consultation time to clarify my silly doubts and anxieties. The staffs are so well mannered and showed high empathy and compassion. I stepped into the clinic with lot of hesitation and complex. But it was a super hopeful experience. On the way back my 5 year old told me that " mommy this is the best doctor". I am 37 and went to consult the doc for my hormonal acne. Worth a try. God bless.
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Wonderful appointment! Great doctor with a lovely staff.
Less than 6 months ago
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Wow!! Amazing!!!
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Smooth appointment. I filled out all forms on Zoc Doc prior and didnt have to fill out anything at the office. All staff are nice. I have no insurance and they gave me a coupon to use for the prescription I had to get.
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Very glad I chose this doctor
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Great! He’s so nice and reassuring.
Less than 6 months ago
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Very professional staff. Dr Jaber was personable, listened to my concerns and provided solutions. One of the best physician office visits I've ever had...
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Great practice. All staff are friendly and professional. I enjoy all my visits. Highly recommended.
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I am consistently impressed with Dr. Jaber and his staff! As a healthcare professional myself, I appreciate how seamlessly my appointments have gone since the start of my treatment. The front desk staff and medical assistants are all extremelyprofessional and knowledgeable. Most importantly, Dr. Jaber has the greatest bedside manner of any dermatologist I've met. I have never gotten such attentive care as I do during our visits, and I am especially grateful that our treatment plan is a discussion rather than just "doctor's orders." I have recently delved into cosmetic procedures at this office and Dr. Jaber has made very conservative treatment suggestions that have only made my experience that much more satisfying. I'm very grateful to have been referred to this office and highly recommend Dr. Jaber to anyone searching for a caring and highly-skilled clinician!
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Warm, thorough and comfortable.
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Dr. Jaber and his office are always professional and thorough. The office is so clean and such a great space. Highly recommended
Less than 1 year ago
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Only had to wait for about 10 minutes prior to being brought back. Overall, very friendly and professional! Both Dr. Jaber and his staff addressed all of my concerns and made me feel comfortable throughout the entire appointment.
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The wait at the office was short, the receptionists were very kind, and Dr. Jaber quickly identified the treatment needed for me!
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Dr. Jaber patiently explained what he was going to do and answered all of my questions fully and clearly. He has a very pleasant personality and was able to deal with my skin condition satisfactorily. I HIGHLY RECOMMEND Dr. Jaber.
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Dr. Janet and his staff are very professional, friendly, and knowledgeable.
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Amazing! They really listen to you and know what they are doing here!
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Dr. Jaber was very professional, yet approachable. He was warm and addressed me in a friendly manner. Easy going bedside manner while still respecting my privacy. I might want a heavier hand on the treatments, but we shall see. Also headdressed all my concerns and we made a plan. Thank you!
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Great doctor!
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He was very warm and was very informative and broke my treatment options down.
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Dr. Samer Jaber instantly made me feel comfortable and diagnosed my skin issues within 5 minutes, he was fast, efficient, friendly and helped me every step of the way!
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Amazing staff and doctor. Super friendly and kind. Really cares about his patients .
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Dr. Jaber is FANTASTIC! I recommend him to everyone. He’s knowledgeable and friendly and you’re in and out very quickly.
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very patient, explained everything clearly and calmly. office staff was friendly and helpful.
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Dr Jaber and his staff are all great. I? barely sat down in the waiting room before I? was called back. Dr Jaber always makes me feel comfortable and gives all treatment options.
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The best dermatologist in NYC
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Dr. Jaber is a fine doctor - very professional, thorough, and eager to answer questions. I highly recommend.
More than 1 year ago
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He's the best doctor I've had in the city. Honestly, don't waste your time going to anyone else. Dr. Jaber is so warm and knowledgeable, he always made me feel at ease. I took Accutane under his guidance for eight monthswith the most incredible results! Some issues with my insurance kept coming up, but he was patient and always helpful, as were the receptionists. I am so, so happy I visited him. The office is so clean and modern, short wait times, very nice staff as well!
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Friendly. Professional. Efficient. Just right.
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Very clean, attractive office. Well staffed with friendly professionals. What else is there?
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I had heard good things about this practice and I'm now glad I went and checked it out. This was my first visit. I love Dr. Jaber. He is so awesome. Made me so comfortable, didn't try to upsell me, cameup with a great skincare plan / regime to start with. He was so nice, funny and cool. I love his PA also. She was great. Excited to get started with them and get my skin looking amazing.
More than 1 year ago
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Dr. Jaber and staff was very welcoming! I was seen right away and they answered all my questions. Would definitely recommend to anyone.
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Amazing first visit. Will be going back.
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professional as always. Great bedside manner.
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Visiting DrJaber is always a pleasure. He and his staff are empathetic and competent.
More than 1 year ago
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Nice doctor, very down to earth and personable. Reassured me and answered my questions in detail. The staff was also very nice and professional. Highly recommend!
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Professional, great personality but importantly incredible medical care.
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His attitude/disposition/bedside manner was impeccable!
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Super nice, smart doctor. Hands on and very knowledgeable. Highly recommend!
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Dr . Jaber is extremely knowledgeable,kind and with the best approach to patient care. He is also patient and an excellent listener.
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very professional,knowledgable ...spent time listening to me and my concerns
More than 1 year ago
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He was very friendly and walked me through the skin screening process. I had a great experience.
More than 1 year ago
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My first visit with Dr. Jaber was really productive. He is very kind, thoughtful and direct. He was able to quickly diagnose my problem and prescribe me an affordable prescription. I am hopeful that the results will be awesome!
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My experience with Dr. Jaber was wonderful! He is smart, friendly, and thorough- highly recommended!
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Dr. Jaber is the best dermatologist I have ever visited. He's very kind, attentive, and understanding. I recommend him to everyone I know!!! He's truly one of a kind!
More than 1 year ago
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Always a pleasure to see Dr Jaber and his lovely staff. So kind.
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Dr. Jaber is awesome. He's a cool, down to earth guy who makes you feel totally comfortable and he genuinely cares. Best doctor (of any kind) I've seen. Also a funky office with music and a great location.
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