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 exceptional 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. She currently trains senior dermatology residents in advanced injecting techniques at SUNY Downstate Medical Center.
- American Academy of Dermatology
- American Medical Association
- Hellenic Medical Society
- Women’s Dermatologic Society
- Attending Physician, New York Presbyterian Hospital
- Attending Physician, Mount Sinai Queens
- Attending Physician, NY Hospital of Queens
- Attending Physician, SUNY Downstate Medical Center
Dafna Gershooney, PA-C
Dafna is a licensed and certified Physician Assistant, a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, and is board certified through the NCCPA
Dafna Graduated from New York University as a Dean’s Honor’s Scholar, earning a B.A. with a major in History, a pre-medicine focus and a Minor in Chemistry. She received her Physician Assistant degree from Lenox Hill Hospital/Pace University PA Program and completed her training at several Manhattan Hospitals including Lenox Hill Hospital and New York University-Langone Medical Center.
Dafna has been a practicing PA for three years, and when she’s not working at Rose Dermatology, she works in an Emergency Room in lower Manhattan. She is thrilled to join the team at Rose Dermatology.
Martha Roszkowski, Aesthetician
Martha is a NYS Licensed Esthetician and graduate of Mount Saint Mary College and Capri Cosmetology. Martha loves what she does and wants her clients to have the best experience and best results possible. Martha consistently surpasses expectations and strives to deliver the highest level of quality possible.
One of Martha’s favorite treatments to perform is the Dermalinfusion Silk Peel. She believes this is the perfect treatment for anyone with any skin concern, as it is beneficial to everyone and leaves your skin feeling amazing. Being certified in this procedure, Martha will be able to answer all your questions and address all of your concerns.
Martha is also certified with Cutera Laser and performs laser treatments including Laser Hair Reduction, Titan, and Laser Genesis.