License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (43)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joel Schlessinger, Dermatologist & Cosmetic Surgeon is Average. Dr. Schlessinger has been reviewed by 72 patients who have provided 43 comments. The rating is 2.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.6
Promptness 2.7
Courteous Staff 2.8
Accurate Diagnosis 2.9
Bedside Manner 2.4
Spends Time with Me 2.4
Follows Up After Visit 2.4

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joel Schlessinger, MD is board certified in Dermatology and Pediatrics.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Board Certified Cosmetic Surgeon
  • Board Certified Dermatologist
  • Mohs Surgeon

Education & Awards

Dr. Schlessinger graduated from Baylor College of Medicine, Houston. He has 5 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012)
Best Cosmetic Surgeon in Omaha *
Best Dermatologist in Omaha *
Elle 'Genius' Selection *
Top Doctor in America *


Dr. Schlessinger has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Alegent Health-Bergan Mercy Medical Ce 
  • Alegent Immanuel Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. Joel Schlessinger MD is a male Dermatologist, has 26 years of experience and practices in Pediatrics and Dermatology.
Where does Dr. Joel Schlessinger practice?
Dr. Joel Schlessinger has 2 office locations.
Dr. Joel Schlessinger practices Pediatrics and Dermatology near Omaha, NE.
See Omaha Pediatricians and Omaha Dermatologists.