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Albert M. Lefkovits

  • ASSOCIATE CLINICAL PROFESSOR Dermatology
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Education

  • MD, New York Medical College

  • Residency, Dermatology
    Kings County Hospital Center

  • Residency, Dermatology
    Mount Sinai Hospital

Biography

    Dr. Lefkovits is Associate Clinical professor of Dermatology at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine and is Co-Director of the Mount Sinai Dermatological Cosmetic Surgery Program. He is also on the Medical Editorial Advisory Board of "Healthy Aging", a member of the national educational faculty for Botox (r) and is member of the Medical Advisory Council of The Skin Cancer Foundation. A past president of the Dermatology Society of Greater New York, he has lectured at many national and international meetings on Botox (r). He is known for his pioneer work with skin cancer detection and treatment as well as for his work with Restylane (r), Juvederm (r), and laser surgery. Dr. Lefkovits is listed in Who's Who in Science and Engineering, Who's Who in America and Who's Who in the World. He is a member of the Scientific Advisory Board of both The Skin Cancer Foundation and The Foundation for Global Skin Care Health Strategies. Additionally, he has received the Excellence Award for Exceptional Service in Medical Education.

Publications

Lefkovits AM. The Practitioner's Approach to Management of an Atypical Mole. The Mount Sinai Journal of Medicine 1992; 59: 203-206.

Moss R, Lefkovits AM. Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Pregnancy. In: Cherry S M.D., Berkowitz R M.D., Kase N M.D., editors. Medical, Surgical and Gynecological Complications in Pregnancy, Second Edition. Baltimore, MD, Williams & Wilkins;.

Lefkovits AM, Halpern SL. Cutaneous Aspects of Nutritional Disorders. In: Quick Reference to Clinical Nutrition, 2nd edition. Philadelphia, PA, J.B. Lippincott; pp399-406.

Moss R, Lefkovits AM, Cherry S M.D., Berkowitz R M.D., Kase N M.D.. Venereal Diseases During Pregnancy. In: Medical, Surgical and Gynecological Complications in Pregnancy. Baltimore, MD, Williams & Wilkins;.

Lefkovits AM. Cutaneous Aspects of Nutritional Disorders.. In: Clinical Nutrition. Philadelphia, PA, J.B. Lippincott; pp343-351.

Leiter E, Lefkovits AM. Circumcision and Penile Carcinoma. New York State Journal of Medicine 1975; 75: 1520-1522.

Spiera H, Lefkovits AM, Oreskes I. A Dietary Regimen in the Treatment of Psoriasis. British Journal of Dermatology 1971; 85: 277-285.

Lefkovits AM. Urticaria Pigmentosum Co-existing with Diabetes Mellitus. Cutis 1971; 8: 68-69.

Peck SM, Osserman KE, Weiner LB, Lefkovits AM, Casserman RS. Studies in Bullous Diseases: Immunofluorescent Serologic Tests. New England Journal of Medicine 1968; 279: 951-958.

Lefkovits AM. Systemic Implication of Skin Disease. Antibiotic News 1967; 4(18): 2.

Industry Relationships

Physicians and scientists on the faculty of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai often interact with pharmaceutical, device and biotechnology companies to improve patient care, develop new therapies and achieve scientific breakthroughs. In order to promote an ethical and transparent environment for conducting research, providing clinical care and teaching, Mount Sinai requires that salaried faculty inform the School of their relationships with such companies.

Dr.Lefkovits is not currently required to report Industry relationships.

Mount Sinai's faculty policies relating to faculty collaboration with industry are posted on our website at http://icahn.mssm.edu/about-us/services-and-resources/faculty-resources/handbooks-and-policies/faculty-handbook. Patients may wish to ask their physician about the activities they perform for companies.

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