Dr. Joel Schlessinger MD Dermatologist

Dr. Joel Schlessinger is a dermatologist in Omaha, Nebraska. He received his medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine and has been in practice for 29 years. Dr. Schlessinger accepts several types of health insurance, listed below.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Dermatologist: General Dermatology

Clinical Interests: Cosmetic Techniques, Psoriasis, Eczema

Education & Medical Training

University of Alabama Medical Center
Residency, Pediatrics, 1985 - 1988

Washington University
Residency, Dermatology, 1989 - 1992

Baylor College of Medicine
Class of 1985

Brown University Medical School
Other Training, 1981 - 1983

University of Rhode Island
Other Training, Biology, 1980

University of Alabama, Children’s Hospital of Alabama
Other Training, Pediatrics, 1986 - 1988

University of Alabama, Children’s Hospital of Alabama
Other Training, Pediatrics, 1985 - 1986

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Dermatology
Certified 22 years in Dermatology

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 25 years in Pediatrics

HI State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Best in Omaha in Cosmetic Surgery, Omaha Magazine, 2002-2012

Marquis Who’s Who in America, 2006-2012

Best Doctors in America

Elle ‘Genius’ Selection

Publications & Presentations

Cosmetic Surgery Forum - Discussions in Dermatology
2012 11 29

Long-Term Safety of AbobotulinumtoxinA for the Treatment of Glabellar Lines: Results From a 36-Month, Multicenter, Open-Label Extension Study.
Schlessinger, J.,Dover, J. S.,Joseph, J.,Monheit, G.,Nelson, D. B.,Albright, C. D.,Axford-Gatley, R. A.,Cohen, J. L.

A Randomized, Placebo-Controlled, Double-Blind Phase III Trial Investigating the Efficacy and Safety of IncobotulinumtoxinA in the Treatment of Glabellar Frown Lines Using a Stringent Composite Endpoint.
William Hanke, C.,Narins, R. S.,Brandt, F.,Cohen, J. L.,Donofrio, L. M.,Downie, J.,Heinz, M.,Harrington, L.,McDaniel, D. H.,Nestor, M.,Schlessinger, J.,Schlöbe, A.,Taub, A.,Weiss, R. A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Whole Health Banner Health Network
  • BCBS Arizona BlueAlliance Network
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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