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Daniel W. Sherer

  • ASSISTANT CLINICAL PROFESSOR Dermatology
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Specialty

Certifications

  • American Board of Dermatology

Education

  • MD, S.U.N.Y Health Science Center - College of Medicine

  • Internship, Internal Medicine
    Staten Island University Hospital

  • Residency, Dermatology
    Mount Sinai Hospital

  • Fellowship, Dermatopharmacology
    Mount Sinai Hospital

Biography

    Dr. Sherer is a board-certified dermatologist who has been in private practice on Long Island since 2003.

    Dr. Sherer received his undergraduate degree from Tufts University and attended medical school at SUNY Downstate Medical College. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and has published over a dozen original articles in professional journals.

    Dr. Sherer trained at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine where he completed his residency and Dermatopharmacology fellowship.  He was awarded First Prize and a grant from the National Institute of Health for his research leading to a potential treatment of a connective tissue disease called Pseudoxanthoma Elasticum.

    Dr. Sherer remains on staff at Mount Sinai as a Clinical Professor where he teaches both dermatology residents and medical students.

    In our practice, we treat all medical conditions that affect the skin, such as acne, rosacea, atopic dermatitis (eczema), psoriasis and warts.  Dr. Sherer is skilled at screening for and treating skin cancers such as Basal Cell Carcinoma, Squamous Cell Carcinoma, and the most serious form of skin cancer: Melanoma. 

    As a dermatologist, Dr. Sherer is also an expert in treating conditions such as Herpes Zoster (Shingles), pigmentary disorders such as Melasma, and diseases of the hair and nails such as alopecia areata and onychomycosis.

Awards

  • 2002 -
    First Prize
    New York Academy of Medicine Resident Research Competition

Research

Principal Investigator - Psoriasis Study - Genetics Institute, 1998-1999
Principal Investigator - Acne Study - Allergan, 1998-1999
Principal Investigator - Photoaging Study - Johnson & Johnson (Skin Types I-III), 1998-2000
Principal Investigator - Photoaging Study - Johnson & Johnson (Skin Types IV-VI)

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.Sherer 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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Address

Icahn Medical Institute Floor 2nd Fl. -Dermatology Room L2-28 (Box 1047)
1425 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10029

Tel: 212-659-9530
Fax: 212-348-7434

Address

400 South Oyster Bay Road
Suite 200
Hicksville, NY 11801

Tel: 516-433-3200
Fax: 516-336-5381
Long Island Medical & Cosmetic Dermatology,PC

400 South Oyster Bay Road
Suite 200
Hicksville, NY 11801

Tel: 516-433-3200
Fax: 516-336-5381
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Office Hours:
  • Monday 8:00am - 11:00am
  • Thursday 8:00am - 6:45pm
Insurance Plans
  • APWU
  • Aetna
  • Beech Street
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Group Health Insurance, Inc.
  • Health Insurance Plan (HIP)
  • HealthNet
  • Local 1199
  • Magnacare
  • MultiPlan, Inc.
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • PHCS
  • United Healthcare
  • Vytra

Address

755 Park Avenue
Suite 500
Huntington, NY 11743

Tel: 631-271-2769
Fax: 627-271-1730
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Office Hours:
  • Monday 1:30pm - 6:45pm
  • Friday 8:00am - 4:15pm
Insurance Plans
  • APWU
  • Aetna
  • Beech Street
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Group Health Insurance, Inc.
  • Health Insurance Plan (HIP)
  • HealthNet
  • Local 1199
  • Magnacare
  • MultiPlan, Inc.
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • PHCS
  • United Healthcare
  • Vytra