George Varghese, M.D.
< Back to Search Results

George Varghese, M.D.


Accepts New Patients
Gender: Male
Language: English
Insurance: 37 accepted  View

Locations and Appointments



  • Dermatology, General
  • Cosmetic Dermatology


  • Skin Cancer
  • Acne
  • Eczema
  • Psoriasis
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing
  • Laser Acne Scarring
  • Laser For Hair Removal
  • Aesthetic Dermatology


Board Certifications

  • Dermatology

Clinical & Academic Positions

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Dermatology - Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education & Training

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


View Research

Personal Statement

Having been part of the Weill Cornell family for the last several 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 experience and make sure all your concerns are addressed at each visit.


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 aesthetic procedures including Laser skin resurfacing, 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.  


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