Dr. Robert Louis Buka MD Dermatologist

Dr. Robert Buka is a dermatologist in New York, New York. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Mount Sinai Hospital and New York Downtown Hospital. He received his medical degree from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and has been in practice for 9 years. Dr. Buka accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 159 doctors at Mount Sinai Hospital and one of 43 at New York Downtown Hospital who specialize in Dermatology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Dermatologist: Pediatric

Education & Medical Training

University of California at San Diego
Residency, Dermatology, 2003 - 2004

New York Medical College
Residency, Dermatology, 2001 - 2003

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Class of 1999

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Dermatology
Certified in Dermatology

American Board of Dermatology
Certified in Pediatric Dermatology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2013

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2013

NY State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Surgical pearl: the pendulum or "scoop" biopsy.
Buka, R.L., Ness, R.C.

Treatment of ichthyosiform diseases with topically applied tazarotene: risk of systemic absorption.
Nguyen, V., Cunningham, B. B., Eichenfield, L. F., AliĆ³, A. B., Buka, R. L.

Digitocutaneous dysplasia.
Izadpanah, A., Hogeling, M., Buka, R.L., Eichenfield, L.F., Bird, L.M.

See all 14 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access Choice PPO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Select
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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