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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (20)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Howard Sobel, Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgeon is Good. Dr. Sobel has been reviewed by 35 patients who have provided 20 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.5
Promptness 3.7
Courteous Staff 4.3
Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
Bedside Manner 4.3
Spends Time with Me 4.3
Follows Up After Visit 4.5

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Acne (Acne Vulgaris)
  • Acne Rosacea
  • Laser Surgery
  • Liposuction (Lipectomy)
  • Melanoma
  • Plastic Surgery (Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery)
  • Psoriasis
  • Skin Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. Sobel graduated from Yeshiva University, Bronx. He has 2 awards.

Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)


Dr. Sobel has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • Lenox Hill Hospital 
  • Beth Israel Medical Center Petrie Division 


  • English
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Howard D Sobel MD is a male Dermatologist, has 37 years of experience and practices in Dermatology.
Where does Dr. Howard D. Sobel practice?
Dr. Howard Sobel has 1 office location.
Dr. Howard Sobel practices Dermatology near New York, NY.
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