Dr. Michael Eidelman
Board Certified Dermatologist | Medical Director
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Dr. Michael Eidelman is a board-certified dermatologist and Owner/Medical Director of Chelsea Skin & Laser specializing in the art of aesthetic dermatology. He is an internationally known master injector, lecturer, teacher and a well-respected member of the medical dermatology community. He is a graduate of Cornell University, received his Doctorate in Medicine from the prestigious Mount Sinai School of Medicine and completed his training at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital in New York and Cook County Medical Center in Chicago. He is an Assistant Professor of Dermatology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. His training is unique having done specialty externships at Valladolid Hospital in Spain, Soroka Medical Center in Israel, Hospital Garrahan in Argentina and the Papago Indian Reservation in Arizona.
His interest in dermatology began in medical school when he discovered a growth on his leg. After a biopsy and surgical removal it was determined the growth was a juvenile melanoma and not life threatening. This experience sparked an interest in dermatology and the study of skin cancer. He lectures regularly on skin cancer prevention and participates in skin cancer screenings as an advocate of early detection and treatment.
Dr. Eidelman has always been interested in the arts. For several years he studied ceramic making and became a partner and teacher in a pottery cooperative in Manhattan. His appreciation for the beauty of form, artistic eye and dexterity carried over into his use of facial fillers and injectables to sculpt the face to enhance appearance and disguise signs of aging in his patients.
Dr. Michael Eidelman’s work with the aesthetics of the face includes a wide variety of cosmetic treatments, facial fillers, Botulinum toxins (Botox and Dysport) and lasers. Recognized as an expert cosmetic injector he is a member of the doctor training programs for Botox, Dysport, the Juvéderm family of products, Kybella, Restylane, Voluma, Volbella, Vollure, Volux and Sculptra sharing the techniques he’s developed with doctors from across the globe. Distinguished among his peers, his findings, research, data and techniques using Botox and dermal fillers have been presented at the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS.net) and the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD.org) national meetings. They have also been published in Best Practices in Cosmetic Dermatology, The Journal for Drugs in America and the Cosmetic Surgery journal. He is one of the leading experts on cosmetic treatments for men and highly recognized for his natural looking results that compliment facial structure in both men and women.
Dr. Eidelman is a strong advocate for patient and physician education. In the rank of Assistant Professor of Dermatology he devotes his time as a voluntary attending at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai teaching residents and fellows of the dermatology department during their cosmetic clinic sessions. In these sessions, he shares his knowledge of cosmetic procedures including Botox, Dysport, Juvéderm, Kybella, Restylane, Sculptra, Volbella, Voluma, Vollure, Volux, lasers and chemical peels. Dr. Eidelman served on staff at Beth Israel where he taught resident doctors in dermatology during their surgical and cosmetic clinic rotations and was honored as “Teacher of the Year” for his devotion to the teaching of dermatology. Named as one of America’s Top Doctors by Castle Connolly, a NY Magazine Top Doctor, rated one of the 3 Best Rated Dermatologists in NY through a rigorous 50 point inspection and elected to NY SuperDoctors. He has been recruited by GQ Magazine, CBS, FOX, ABC, VOGUE, NY 1, Telemundo, Rai Italia and numerous publications for his insights and input.
He enjoys spending time with his family. He is an avid skier, makes ceramics and practices yoga daily.