Dr. Leonard J. Bernstein
Board certified dermatologist
“The core of my philosophy in my practice of Cosmetic Dermatology is not to change one’s appearance but rather to help enhance and accentuate one’s own natural and unique beauty utilizing the most advanced proven technology and procedures available today.”
Years of experience
5 / 5 Stars
Leonard J. Bernstein, M.D., is a graduate of Northwestern University College of Arts and Science where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Chemistry. He received his Medical Degree at Northwestern University School of Medicine.
He completed a dermatology residency at Northwestern Memorial Hospital / Northwestern University, where he was a chief resident, followed by a Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Laser fellowship at the Laser and Skin Surgery Center of New York ®. Dr. Bernstein is a Clinical Instructor of Dermatology at New York Hospital/ Cornell Medical Center and holds an appointment in the Department of Plastic Surgery at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, American Society of Lasers in Medicine and Surgery, and the American College of Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology.
Every dermatologist has access to the same products and treatments, but it takes a true artist, with skill and empathy, to create beautiful, natural-looking results.
Dr. Bernstein is a board certified dermatologist specializing in dermatologic and laser surgery. He has published and lectured on a national basis in laser and dermatologic surgery and is actively engaged in research and development of new laser technology and therapeutic techniques.
Diplomate, American Board of Dermatology
Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners
State of New York Medical License: Available Upon Request
DEA #: Available Upon Request
|Residency:||Dermatology, Northwestern University Northwestern Memorial Hospital Chicago, Illinois July 1992 – June 1995 / Chief Resident 1994-1995|
|Internship:||Internal Medicine, Northwestern University Northwestern Memorial Hospital Chicago, Illinois June 1991 – June 1992|
|Medical:||Northwestern University, Northwestern University Medical School Chicago, Illinois Sept. 1987-June 1991, M.D.|
|Pre-Medical:||Northwestern University College of Arts and Sciences Evanston, Illinois June 1983-June 1987, B.A., Major: Chemistry|
- Fellow, American College of Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology
- Fellow, American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
- Fellow, American Society of Dermatologic Surgery
- Fellow, American Academy of Dermatology
- President (Past) & Member, Manhattan Metropolitan Dermatologic Society
- Member, Dermatologic Society of Greater New York
Roholt N, Bernstein L, Wang J, Eramo L. Localized Linear Bullous Systemic Lupus Erythematosus in a Child, J Am Acad Dermatol, 1995
Bernstein L, Grossman M, Kauvar ANB, Geronemus RG. The Effect of 10 Mm Versus 5 Mm and 7 Mm Spot Size on Pulsed Dye Laser Treatment of Port Wine Stains and Hemangiomas. Lasers Surg Med. 1996, 8 (supp): 32-3.
Grossman MC, Bernstein LJ, Kauvar ANB, Geronemus RG. Treatment of Leg Veins with a Long Pulsed Tunable Dye Laser. Lasers Surg Med. 1996, 8 (supp): 35.
Kauvar ANB, Bernstein LJ, Grossman MC, Geronemus RG. Pulsed Dye Laser Treatment of Striae. Lasers Surg Med. 1996, 8 (supp): 36.
Kauvar ANB, Bernstein LJ, Grossman MC, Geronemus RG. Tissue Effects of Computerized Scanners for Char-free Co2 Lasers. Lasers Surg Med. 1996, 8 (supp): 50.
Bernstein L, Roenigk HH Jr. Lipoinjection: Long term follow-up. Hawaii Dermatologic Society, Mauii, HI. Jan 1995
Bernstein L, Roenigk HH Jr. Lipoinjection in the Treatment of Linear Scleroderma – Coup de Sabre. American Society of Dermatologic Surgery, Hilton Head, SC. May 1995
Bernstein L, Grossman M, Kauvar ANB, Geronemus RG. The effect of 10 mm versus 5 mm and 7 mm spot size on pulsed dye laser treatment of port wine stains and hemangiomas. American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, Orlando, FL. April 1996
Grossman MC, Bernstein LJ, Kauvar ANB, Geronemus RG Treatment of leg veins with a long pulsed tunable dye laser. American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, Orlando, FL. April 1996 Curriculum Vitae 9 Leonard J. Bernstein, M.D.
Kauvar ANB, Bernstein LJ, Grossman MC, Geronemus RG. Pulsed dye laser treatment of striae. American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, Orlando, FL. April 1996.
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