Top 10 dermatologists in Queens, NY

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Dr. Lilly Rose Paraskevas

Dr. Lilly-Rose Paraskevas is a native New Yorker who began as a professional dancer and fine artist, training at the School of American Ballet and attending LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts. She started her academic career at Hunter College, where she researched the molecular biology of cancer and conducted studies in theoretical chemistry. She graduated at the top of her class and was the recipient of the Salk Award, the highest honor that can be bestowed upon a CUNY graduate.

She earned her medical degree at Cornell University Medical College, graduating with Honors in Research for her studies in HPV and Chlamydia infection. She was trained in Internal Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital and in Dermatology at SUNY Downstate Medical Center, where she conducted studies in acne treatment. Dr. Paraskevas is currently affiliated with several hospitals in the New York area where she instructs doctors in training in the field of dermatology. She was the Director of Dermatology at New York Hospital of Queens from 2009 until 2011 where she ran the inpatient dermatology service as well as the outpatient clinic.

In 2011, Dr. Paraskevas founded Rose Dermatology with a mission to provide the best patient care and service in New York City. Having been born, raised, and trained in New York City, she has a unique understanding of the community’s needs and is committed to giving back to the community she now serves. She has a clinical interest in adverse drug reactions, pigmented lesions and acne, and she loves a diagnostic challenge. She is fluent in English, Greek, and Spanish and has started classes in Mandarin.

Aided by her background in the fine arts, Dr. Paraskevas is trained to meet the aesthetic desires of the modern person of today. From busy professionals to performers, she has the skills to cater to each patient’s individual needs. Using minimally invasive techniques she can enhance and rejuvenate your appearance with little downtime. She is most popular for her skills enhancing cheeks and lips.

Professional Memberships:

  • American Academy of Dermatology
  • American Medical Association
  • Hellenic Medical Society
  • Women’s Dermatologic Society

Hospital appointments:

  • Attending Physician, New York Presbyterian Hospital
  • Attending Physician, Mount Sinai Queens
  • Attending Physician, NY Hospital of Queens