Adekemi Akingboye is a warm and thorough dermatologist assisting her patients in New York City. Dr. Akingboye is certified by the American Board of Dermatology, and she is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Medical Association. She is affiliated with the Beth Israel Medical Center.
Dr. Akingboye attended the State University of New York’s Downstate Medical Center to complete her medical degree. She then completed her internal medicine internship at the St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center. Dr. Akingboye’s dermatological residency was completed at the State University of New York’s Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn. Many of her dermatology consultations and appointments are completed within an hour.
Dr. Akingboye’s clinical research includes a study on skin bleaching practices in patients of color and a study regarding the acne mobile teledermatology project.
Education & Training
Medical School - State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center
State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center, Residency in Dermatology
Saint Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center, Internship in Internal Medicine
State University of New York, Stony Brook (Bachelor’s)
American Board of Dermatology
Awards and Publications
Mar 2013, American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting, 2013: Dermpath Bowl - 2nd place prizewinners
Aug 2012, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery: Preceptorship Program - Preceptor—Girish Munavalli, MD—Dermatology Laser and Vein Specialists of the Carolinas
July 2008, American Academy of Dermatology: Diversity Mentorship Program, Mentor – Jouni Uitto, MD, PHD – Thomas Jefferson University
Admissions Committee, State University of New York at Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
May 2006, Pfizer Mini-Medical School Grant
June 2001, Minorities in Medicine Exploration Program, Columbia University Medical School