This is the profile image for Herbert A. Hochman, MD


1020 Park Avenue,
New York, NY 10028

map it

Phone: (212) 861-1656
Fax: (212) 879-5851


Monday: 9-5
Tuesday: 9-5
Wednesday: 9-5
Thursday: 9-5
Friday: 9-4

Hospital Affiliation:

New Patients Accepted: yes
From Website: yes
From Patients: yes
From MDs: yes

Herbert A. Hochman, MD

Focus of Practice: General and Cosmetic Dermatology

Dr. Herbert Hochman is a Board Certified Dermatologist. He is Chief of Dermatology, Emeritus, at Lenox Hill Hospital and has been in private practice on the Upper East Side of Manhattan for over 30 years. He is perennially listed in Best Doctors by Castle Connolly and New York magazine.

Dr. Hochman specializes in two principal areas – medical dermatology and cosmetic dermatology. He is an expert in challenging diagnostic problems and treatment of skin conditions. His philosophy in cosmetic enhancement is to strive for conservative and subtle restoration, while avoiding overtreatment and unnatural appearance.

Our office prides itself in being kind, courteous, professional and practical in helping to beautify skin and solve skin problems. We take special care to be responsive and attentive to the needs of our patients.

  • Undergraduate: Columbia College, A.B.
  • Medical School: Tulane University Medical School, M.D.
  • Internship: Montefiore Hospital, Internship
  • Residencies:

    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Dermatology Residency (Chief Resident) 1973-1976

Clinical/Academic Titles:

Attending Physician and Chief of Dermatology
Lenox Hill Hospital

Professional Organizations:

American Academy of Dermatology
American Society of Dermatologic Surgery
American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery
New York State Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery
Dermatologic Society of Greater New York
New York Academy of Medicine
New York County Medical Society
New York State Medical Society

Special Achievements/Awards:

Best Doctors, New York magazine, multiple years, including 2016
Best Doctors, Castle Connolly, multiple years, including 2016
Lifetime Achievement Award, Dermatologic Society of Greater New York
Dermatologic Society of Greater New York, past President
Health Grades Honor Roll

Board Certifications:

American Board of Dermatology