NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Schweiger Dermatology Group (“SDG”) has announced it has completed the acquisition of the Manhattan Center for Dermatology at 250 West 57th Street in Manhattan. The Manhattan Center of Dermatology’s director, David Kriegel, M.D. and his team of dermatology providers have joined Schweiger Dermatology Group, allowing the company to provide its premier dermatology services to a wider population of patients in the New York City area.
Dr. David Kriegel is a nationally recognized Mohs micrographic surgeon and a leading cosmetic and medical dermatologist. Dr. Kriegel attended medical school at Boston University School of Medicine and completed his residency training at hospitals affiliated with Harvard Medical School and Tufts University School of Medicine. Dr. Kriegel went on to complete a fellowship in Mohs and Reconstructive Surgery at SUNY Stony Brook. He is currently the Director of the Division of Dermatologic and Mohs Surgery as well as the Director of the Mohs Surgery Fellowship program at the Mount Sinai Medical Center.
“We are extremely proud to welcome Dr. Kriegel and his practice to Schweiger Dermatology Group,” says Schweiger Dermatology Group founder and CEO Eric S. Schweiger, M.D. “With Dr. Kriegel at the helm, the Manhattan Center for Dermatology has become a nationally recognized dermatology practice for its expertise in all aspects of dermatology with a focus on the treatment of skin cancer.”
Dr. Kriegel comments: ”When I founded the Manhattan Center for Dermatology 10 years ago, we had a philosophy of providing the highest quality of medical care with a strong emphasis on academic medicine. We are excited by this union as we feel that there is a strong synergy between our approach to patient care and that of the esteemed group of doctors assembled at Schweiger Dermatology Group.”
Dr. Kriegel, along with the medical team of Hooman Khorasani, M.D., Jane Schneider, M.D., Rob Schwarcz, M.D., Sue Ann Wee, M.D., and Allison Santhouse, PA-C will continue to see patients at their current Midtown Manhattan location. The team will move into a new state-of-the-art nearby facility this summer. The mission of Schweiger Dermatology Group is to offer a unique opportunity for dermatology practice physician owners to capitalize on the practice they have built while continuing their careers on their terms, spending time focused on providing quality dermatology care to patients.
About Schweiger Dermatology Group
Schweiger Dermatology Group is the premier provider of dermatology services in the New York City area. The Company currently owns and operates over 20 locations throughout Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, Long Island, Westchester County, Rockland County, and New Jersey. Under the leadership of Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Eric Schweiger, Schweiger Dermatology Group provides dermatology services to over 150,000 patients annually. The company provides advanced treatments for all skin care needs and offers unique patient benefits including same-day scheduling. For more information about Schweiger Dermatology Group, visit www.schweigerderm.com.