Language: English
Gender: Male
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General Dermatology
2315 Broadway, 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10024
P: (646) 962-3376 (DERM) | F: (646) 962-0033

Personal Statement

Having been part of the Weill Cornell family for the last three years, I understand the commitment of providing compassionate care to my patients.  From our staff to our colleagues in other departments, we will all work together to provide you with the best possible office visit experience and make sure all your concerns are addressed at each visit.

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Board Certifications
  • Dermatology
  • Adolescent Dermatology
  • Dermatology, General
  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Eczema
  • Skin Cancer
  • Acne
  • Psoriasis
  • Laser For Leg Veins
  • Laser For Acne Scaring
  • Laser For Hair Removal

Insurance Plans Accepted

The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this physician. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please contact the physician’s office as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

* indicates this physician is no longer accepting new patients with this insurance plan.

  • AETNA [Medicare]
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell [POS]
  • Affinity Access
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Blue Priority Network
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [PPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X Enhanced]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Mediblue (Senior)]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [HMO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [EPO]
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus [CHP]
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • GHI [CBP]
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicare]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans [Medicare Advantage]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Metro/Core/Charter]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Liberty]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom]
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care [Medicare]
  • United Health Care
  • VNSNY CHOICE Medicare [Medicare]
  • VNSNY CHOICE Medicare [HMO]


  • B.A., University of Rochester, 2004
  • M.D., State University of New York at Stony Brook, School of Medicine, 2009



Assistant Professor of Dermatology
Weill Cornell Medical College

Assistant Attending Dermatologist
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital


Dr. George Varghese is an Assistant Professor of Dermatology and Assistant Attending Physician at the NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center.
His practice includes general (adult and pediatric), surgical and cosmetic dermatology.  He has a particular interest in complex medical dermatology and patients with long standing chronic neurocutaneous issues, particularly chronic itching.  Dr. Varghese offers the usual aesthetic procedures including facial chemical peels, Botox and injectable fillers, such as Restylane and Juvederm. In addition, he has an active interest in laser therapy and will treat patients interested in hair removal, chronic leg veins and resurfacing of the skin from sun damage.   
Dr. George Varghese received his Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience from the University of Rochester.  After college, he pursued his MD degree at SUNY Stony Brook Medical School.  He completed his internship in Internal Medicine at Winthrop University Hospital in Mineola, New York and was honored Intern of the Year.  He completed his residency in Dermatology at New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center.   He served as the Chief Resident in his final year and worked as leader and educator for the residency program. 
Dr. George Varghese practices Monday through Thursday on the Upper West Side at 2315 Broadway, 2nd Floor.