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Professional Statement:

  • Dr. Snehal Amin, Clinical Assistant Professor of Dermatology at New York Presbyterian Hospital and Weill Cornell Medical College, is a board certified dermatologic surgeon and dermatologist. He is a graduate of Harvard College, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Cornell-New York Hospital Dermatology Residency. Currently, Dr. Amin is an Assistant Professor of Dermatology at New York Presbyterian Hospital and Weill Cornell Medical College. He completed a one-year dermatologic surgery fellowship and became certified in Mohs micrographic surgery, lasers, liposuction and facial reconstruction. Dr. Amin previously served at the Director of Mohs, Laser and Dermatologic Surgery at New York Medical College.

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Education & Training

  • Harvard College
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Cornell-New York Hospital

Professional Memberships

  • American College of Mohs Surgeons
  • American Society of Dermatologic Surgery
  • American Academy of Dermatology
  • Fellowship in Mohs, Cosmetic and Laser Surgery

Awards and Publications

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
  • Attending Professor of the Year, Department of Dermatology, New York Medical College
  • Extraocular sebaceous carcinoma treated with Mohs micrographic surgery: report of a case and review of literature. Berlin AL, Amin SP, Goldberg DJ. Dermatol Surg. 2008 Feb;34(2):254-7.
  • Mesotherapy for facial skin rejuvenation: a clinical, histologic, and electron microscopic evaluation. Amin SP, Phelps RG, Goldberg DJ. Dermatol Surg. 2006 Dec;32(12):1467-72.
  • Combined 633-nm and 830-nm led treatment of photoaging skin. Goldberg DJ, Amin S, Russell BA, Phelps R, Kellett N, Reilly LA. J Drugs Dermatol. 2006 Sep;5(8):748-53.
  • Acne scar correction using calcium hydroxylapatite in a carrier-based gel. Goldberg DJ, Amin S, Hussain M. J Cosmet Laser Ther. 2006 Sep;8(3):134-6.
  • Clinical comparison of four hair removal lasers and light sources. Amin SP, Goldberg DJ. J Cosmet Laser Ther. 2006 Jun;8(2):65-8.
  • Mutations in the desmoglein 4 gene underlie localized autosomal recessive hypotrichosis with monilethrix hairs and congenital scalp erosions. Schaffer JV, Bazzi H, Vitebsky A, Witkiewicz A, Kovich OI, Kamino H, Shapiro LS, Amin SP, Orlow SJ, Christiano AM. J Invest Dermatol. 2006 Jun;126(6):1286-91.
  • Comparative treatment of small diameter (< or =400 microm) vascular lesions using extended pulse dye lasers. Goldberg DJ, Marmur ES, Amin S, Hussain M. Lasers Surg Med. 2006 Feb;38(2):106-11.
  • Topical anesthetics for cosmetic and laser dermatology. Amin SP, Goldberg DJ. J Drugs Dermatol. 2005 Jul-Aug;4(4):455-61. Review.
  • Complications from injectable polyacrylamide gel, a new nonbiodegradable soft tissue filler. Amin SP, Goldberg DJ. Dermatologic Surgery. 2004 Dec;30(12 Pt 2):1507-9.
  • Multiple subclinical syringomatous proliferations encountered during Mohs surgery for basal cell carcinoma. Amin SP, Herman A, Sachs D, Busam KS, Nehal KS. Dermatologic Surgery. 2004 Nov;30(11):1420-3.
  • Chapter in Cosmetic Dermatology, Ed. Amin SP. Collagen based fillers. David Goldberg.
  • Ectodermal Dysplasia with immunodeficiency: NEMO mutation. Deng L, Amin SP. Poster, AAD Feb 2004.
  • Sarcoid-like presentation of smoldering HTLV-I cutaneous lymphoma. Amin SP, Levy HS, Dicostanzo DC. Poster, AAD 2003.
  • RNA as a tumor vaccine: a review of the literature. Saenz-Badillos J, Amin SP, Granstein RD. Experimental Dermatology 2001 Jun;10(3):143-54 (Review).
  • Somatostatin increases collagenase-1 (MMP-1) expression in cultured human keratinocytes. Friedman IS, Amin SP, Granstein RD. Journal Inv. Derm. April 2001; 114(4):823.
  • Regulation of matrix metalloproteinase-1 expression in fibroblasts by calcitonin gene-related peptide. Ding W, Amin SP, Granstein RD. J. Inv. Derm. April 2001; 114(4):823.
  • Glutamate uptake disguises neurotoxic potency of glutamate agonists in cerebral cortex. Rosenberg PA, Amin SP, Lietner M. Journal of Neuroscience, Jan. 1992;12:56-61.

Board Certifications

  • Board Certified Mohs Surgeon
  • Board Certified Dermatologist

Language Spoken

  • English