Dr. Julie Russak - Dermatologist in New York City

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Meet Dr. Julie Russak

Founder and Medical Director

Julie E. Russak, M.D., FAAD., is a Board Certified Dermatologist, Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and founder of Russak Dermatology Clinic. Dr. Russak has received numerous honors and recognition of her clinical excellence, including being selected as a “New York Super Doctor” by The New York Times. Dr. Russak currently serves as Assistant Clinical Professor at Mount Sinai Hospital, where she teaches dermatology residents and medical students. Her clinical interests and expertise extend to many aspects of general, cosmetic and pediatric dermatology, skin cancer and dermatologic surgery. Dr. Julie Russak completed her undergraduate studies at Hunter College with a B.S. Magna Cum Laude in Biological Sciences with Phi Beta Kappa Honors. During her undergraduate tenure, she garnered a prestigious award from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute for her studies and excellence in genetics and immunology. Dr. Julie Russak attended New York University School of Medicine, graduating with Honors and the prestigious Marion B. Sulzberger Dermatology Award.

Dr. Russak completed her residency training in dermatology at the Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, where she was appointed to serve as Chief Resident. She continued to expand her extensive research by completing an Oncology Melanoma Fellowship with world-renowned Melanoma expert Dr. Darrell Rigel. In March 2013 she founded her private practice, Russak Dermatology Clinic, located in midtown Manhattan to fulfill her goal of providing comprehensive medical and cosmetic skin care to her patients.

Russak Dermatology Clinic is a state-of-the-art practice providing comprehensive care in medical and cosmetic dermatology. Dr. Julie Russak offers the latest cosmetic treatments that require little to no downtime, including injectables, laser rejuvenation, body contouring and an array of noninvasive aesthetic remedies. In order to meet patient demand, Russak+ Aesthetic Center, an extension of Russak Dermatology Clinic, opened in 2015. Under the direction of Dr. Julie Russak and her team of aesthetic medical professionals, the new clinical Aesthetic Center places the utmost emphasis on providing skin care procedures that have been clinically proven to produce quantitative results.

In addition to her excellence as a dermatologic surgeon, Dr. Russak has distinguished herself in the medical community through her clinical research, scientific presentations, publications and aesthetic approach. Patients seek Dr. Russak’s unique 3D Facial Restoration method from all over the world, for a naturally lifted and refreshed look. Dr. Russak is a central resource to the media, including beauty editors, research analysts and journalists.


Meet Dr. Russak’s Expert Team

Dr. Amanda Doyle

Amanda Doyle M.D, FAAD

Amanda Doyle, M.D., FAAD, is a Board Certified Dermatologist, Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and active member of The Women’s Dermatologic Society. Dr. Doyle has received numerous honors and awards for her clinical excellence and research contributions to the field of dermatology. Having worked together with Dr. Russak at Russak Dermatology Clinic for the past several years, they share the same philosophy of providing top­-level care to patients, bringing you only the very best in both medical and aesthetic dermatology. Dr. Doyle serves as faculty at Mount Sinai Hospital, where she teaches dermatology residents and medical students. She graduated summa cum laude from the University of Rochester and completed her dermatology residency at SUNY Downstate Medical Center, where she scored in the top 98th percentile, amongst the highest in the country, on the National Board Exam.

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Iris Looi Russak Dermatology Clinic

Iris Looi PA-C, MMSc.

Iris Looi is a board-certified dermatology physician assistant and member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants. She completed her undergraduate studies at Syracuse University, graduating Summa Cum Laude with a B.S. in biology. Iris worked in dermatology for three years before pursuing her studies as a physician assistant. She received her Master of Medical Science from Yale School of Medicine Physician Associate Program and was trained in the Yale-New Haven Health System, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, and New York-Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center.

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Christina Biscardi Russak+

Christina Biscardi Medical Aesthetician & Laser Specialist

Christina Biscardi has over 12 years of experience in skincare, and before joining Russak Dermatology, she spent several years working with prestigious dermatologists in Miami. Her professional training and education consist of extensive certifications and courses in both medical and holistic skincare.

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Stephanie Broderick Russak+

Stephanie Broderick Medical Aesthetician & Laser Specialist

Stephanie Broderick is Russak+ Aesthetic Center’s newest Medical Aesthetician and Laser Technician. Stephanie is a celebrity aesthetician, with experience in everything from medical aesthetics to holistic skincare, and she brings her unique hands-on skills and vast knowledge of skincare to RDC.

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Gloria Mata-Stern Russak+

Gloria Mata-SternMedical Aesthetician & Laser Specialist

Gloria Mata is a licensed aesthetician and certified laser specialist. She joins Russak Dermatology after spending 4 years working for the top cosmetic dermatology practice in San Francisco. In addition to practicing as an aesthetician, she also worked directly with dermatologists to assist during medical and cosmetic procedures.

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