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Specialties & Research

Dr. Yelva Lynfield, MD is board certified in Dermatology.

  • She has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • Acne Rosacea
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Discoid Lupus Erythematosus
  • Pemphigus (Blistering Diseases)
  • Psoriasis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Diseases
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)

Education & Awards

Dr. Lynfield graduated from Columbia University, New York.


Dr. Lynfield has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • St John's Episcopal Hospital 
  • Brookdale Hospital Medical Center 


  • Creole
  • Spanish
  • French
  • German
  • Haitian Creole
  • Russian
  • Yiddish
  • Turkish

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Additional Information
Dr. Yelva Liptzin Lynfield MD is a female Dermatologist and practices in Dermatology.
Where does Dr. Yelva L. Lynfield practice?
Dr. Yelva Lynfield has 4 office locations.
Dr. Yelva Lynfield practices Dermatology near Cedarhurst, NY.
Additional practice locations include: Brooklyn, NY and Far Rockaway, NY.
See Cedarhurst Dermatologists.