Ron M. Shelton, M.D.
Meet Ron M. Shelton, M.D.
Dr. Ron Shelton has been listed in Castle Connolly Medical LTD’s “Top Doctors: New York Metro Guide” every year from 1996 to currently, and has been listed in both New York Magazine’s “Best Doctors in New York” feature as well as a New York’s “Best Doctors. Dr. Shelton is a board-certified dermatologist and is certified in dermatologic cosmetic surgery by The American Board of Cosmetic Surgery. He served as the Chief of the Dermatology Service at Langley Air Force Base Hospital and studied cosmetic dermatologic and Mohs micrographic surgery at the University of California, San Francisco. In 1993 he created the Division of Dermatologic Surgery at the Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City and served as its first Director.
My Team

At the Laser & Skin Surgery Center of New York our procedural dermatologist and general dermatologists are board certified in dermatology,  our procedural dermatologist are all fellowship trained in laser surgery, cosmetic dermatology and Mohs micrographic surgery.  In addition to skin cancer surgery, cosmetic dermatology and dermatologic surgery our physicians have specialized interests as designated below:
Roy Geronemus, M.D. specializes in the laser treatment of the aging face and body, scar treatments, birthmarks in newborns, children and adults, tattoo removal, injectable fillers and Botox.

Leonard Bernstein, M.D. specializes in laser  hair removal having the most experience with this technology.  He also treats birthmarks, mole removal, body contouring, and skin cancer

Yoon Soo Cindy Bae, M.D. specializes in sclerotherapy for leg veins, including endovenous laser treatments, and body contouring.

Jeremy A. Brauer, M.D. specializes in body contouring, non-invasive acne treatments, tattoo removal and excessive sweating

Ron Shelton, M.D. specializes in laxity of the skin using the latest radiofrequency techniques.  He also specializes in removal of moles and skin surgery

Robert Anolik, M.D. specializes in laser treatments for broken blood vessels and aging skin as well as body contouring with Coolsculpting.

Elliot T. Weiss, M.D. specializes in injectable fillers and botox as well as the aging face using laser, radiofrequency and light technology.

Roy S. Seidenberg, M.D. is a general dermatologist who specializes in the treatment of acne, routine and complicated dermatological conditions.

Jessica Krant, M.D. specializes in  mole removal, skin examinations, and acne
All of our physicians have extensive experience with fillers and botox in addition to the many laser procedures that are offered at our Center


2000-2012 Best  Doctors  in  America,  Castle  Connolly

2011  Award

2011  Top  Doctor  Award

2011 Teacher  of  the  Year  Award,  Dermatologic  Surgery,  The  Mount  Sinai  Medical  Center

2010  Award  Top  Doctor  Award

2009 New  York  Magazine  Top  Doctor  Award

2007 American  Society  for  Dermatologic  Surgery,  Preceptorship  Award

2006 American  Academy  of  Dermatology’s  Leadership  Circle  for  Volunteerism
2004–2005 Excellence  in  Teaching  Award,  Department  of  Dermatology,
The  Mount  Sinai  Medical  Center,  New  York,  NY

2004 Dermatology  Foundation,  Leadership  Society  Award

1997 Teacher  of  the  Year  Award,  Department  of  Dermatology,  The  Mount  Sinai  Medical

1996 Best  Doctors  in  America,  New  York  Magazine

1994 Young  Investigator  Competition,  Second  Place,  American  Society  for  Dermatologic

1990 Monte  Lewis  Award,  Brooke  Army  Medical  Center,  San  Antonio,  Texas

1987 Air  Force  Meritorious  Service  Medal

1985 Air  Force  Achievement  Medal

1985 Highest  Scholastic  Achievement,  Department  of  Surgery  Residency,
The  Long  Island  Jewish  Medical  Center,  New  Hyde  Park,  NY

1980 Phi  Beta  Kappa

1980 Summa  Cum  Laude,  Union  College,  Schenectady,  NY

1980 Honors  in  Bio-mathematics,  Union  College,  Schenectady,  NY 


1998-  Present The  New  York  State  Society  of  Dermatology

1994-Present American  College  of  Mohs  Micrographic  Surgery  and  Cutaneous  Oncology

1994-Present New  York  County  Medical  Society

1994-Present The  Dermatologic  Society  of  Greater  New  York

1991-Present American  Society  for  Dermatologic  Surgery

1990-Present American  Academy  of  Dermatology

1992-1993 Fellowship  in  Dermatologic  and  Mohs  Micrographic  Surgery,
University  of  California,  San  Francisco,  CA

1987-1990 Residency  in  Dermatology,  Brooke  Army  Medical  Center,  San  Antonio,  TX

1984-1985 PGY-1  Residency  in  General  Surgery,  Long  Island  Jewish  Medical  Center,
New  Hyde  Park,  NY

1980-1984 M.D.,  SUNY  Upstate  Medical  Center,  Syracuse,  NY

1976-1980 B.S.  with  honors  in  Bio-mathematics,  Union  College,  Schenectady,  NY,
Summa  Cum  Laude;  Thesis:  “Effect  of  Copper  Sulfate  Algicide  on  the  Histopathology  of
the  Liver  and  Spleen  of  Yellow  Perch.”