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Nelson Novick

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  • American Board of Dermatology

  • American Board of Internal Medicine

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  • MD, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

  • Residency, Internal Medicine
    Mount Sinai Hospital

  • Residency, Dermatology
    Bellevue Hospital Center


    Nelson Lee Novick, M.D. is a Clinical Professor of Dermatology at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City, an Attending Physician, a former OPD Clinic Chief within the department of dermatology of the Medical Center, and a Fellow of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery. He also maintains a private practice in Cosmetic Dermatology and Cosmetic Dermasurgery on Manhattan's Upper East Side.

    Dr. Novick's biography has been included in Who's Who in America for more than two decades, and he has been listed in Consumer Research Council of America's Guide to America's Top Physicians--2003-2006 and Guide To America's Top Dermatologists--2007. He has received awards for Excellence in Teaching; Outstanding Patient Care; and the American Academy of Dermatology's prestigious Leadership Circle Award.

    He has been the author and senior editor of numerous scientific articles, medical textbooks and chapters. In addition, he is the author of nine trade books, over a hundred by-lined articles, and more than a half dozen audiotapes on skin care.  He has also written for many popular magazines and newspapers, such as Good Housekeeping and Reader's Digest, served as an FAQ expert for and recently for

    Dr. Novick has been quoted often in all the major print venues, including the The New York Times, The Washington Post, and USA Today. He is a familiar face to network media and has been featured with Oprah Winfrey, Paula Zahn, Matt Lauer, and Joan Hamburg and has served as an expert background consultant for NBC's Dateline and CNN's Anderson Cooper 360.

    For more information, please visit:


Novick NL. You Can Look Younger At Any Age-- A Leading Dermatologist's Guide. New York, iUniverse;.

Novick NL. You Can Look Younger At Any Age-- A Leading Dermatologist's Guide. New York, Henry Holt;.

Novick NL. You Can Do Something About Your Allergies-- A Leading Doctor's Guide to the Prevention and Treatment of Common Allergies (paperback). New York, Bantam Books;.

Novick NL. You Can Do Something About Your Allergies. New York, Lisa Drew Books (div. MacMillan Publishing Co.);.

Novick NL. Super Skin. (paperback ed.). New York, Clarkson N. Potter;.

Novick NL. Baby Skin-- A Leading Dermatologist's Guide to Infant and Childhood Skin Care. New York, Clarkson N. Potter;.

Novick NL. Super Skin-- A Leading Dermatologist's Guide to the Latest Breakthroughs in Skin Care. New York, Clarkson N. Potter;.

Novick NL. Skin Care for Teens. New York, Franklin Watts (Grolier);.

Novick NL. Saving Face (paperback ed.). Los Angeles, Price, Stern, Sloan, Inc. (The Body Press);.

Novick NL. Saving Face-- A Dermatologist's Guide to Maintaining a Healthier and Younger-Looking Face. New York, Franklin Watts (Grolier);.

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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.Novick is not currently required to report Industry relationships.

Mount Sinai's faculty policies relating to faculty collaboration with industry are posted on our website. Patients may wish to ask their physician about the activities they perform for companies.

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