Dr. Bijan Safai MD Dermatologist

Dr. Bijan Safai is a dermatologist in New York, New York and is affiliated with Metropolitan Hospital Center. He received his medical degree from Tehran University of Medical Sciences School of Medicine and has been in practice for 49 years. Dr. Safai accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 7 doctors at Metropolitan Hospital Center who specialize in Dermatology. He also speaks multiple languages, including French and Romanian.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Dermatologist: General Dermatology, Cosmetic, Dermatologic Surgery, Pediatric

Clinical Interests: Immunotherapy, Psoriasis, Skin Neoplasms, Cosmetic medicine, Laser Therapy, Acne Vulgaris, Botox, Chronic Plaque Psoriasis

Hospital Affiliation

Metropolitan Hospital Center

Education & Medical Training

New York University School of Medicine
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1969 - 1971

New York University School of Medicine
Residency, Dermatology, 1971 - 1973

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Fellowship, Immunology, 1973 - 1974

Tehran University of Medical Sciences School of Medicine
Class of 1965

Gottenberg University
Other Training, Immunology, 1979 - 1981

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 5 years in Internal Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

The debate between gadolinium versus erythropoietin in a renal transplant patient with nephrogenic systemic fibrosis.
Hashemi, P.,Sina, B.,Rietkerk, W.,Safai, B.

Hyperglycemia activates p53 and p53-regulated genes leading to myocyte cell death.
Fiordaliso, F., Leri, A., Cesselli, D., Limana, F., Safai, B., Nadal-Ginard, B., Anversa, P., Kajstura, J.

Cutaneous malignancies of keratinocytic origin.
Bagheri, M. M., Safai, B.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Minnesota Blue Cross Accord
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref
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