About Our Staff
Barry D. Goldman, MD
Dr. Goldman is board-certified in dermatology and has been in private practice since 1995. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and he is also the dermatology editor for Bella NYC magazine. He was a clinical assistant professor at New York University Medical Center for 10 years Dr. Goldman is currently a clinical instructor at Cornell NY Presbyterian Hospital and actively involved in teaching residents. He is also a clinical instructor at Mt. Sinai Hospital cosmetic clinic due to his particular expertise with Botox, fillers like Juvederm and Restylane, and sclerotherapy for leg veins. He has published over 20 articles in the field of dermatology. Having completed two half marathons, he also has an interest in sports dermatology. Dr. Goldman was also the chief of dermatology at New York Downtown Hospital for many years.
Dr. Goldman graduated summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa for Lehigh University in Bethlehem, PA before completing a six year BA/MD program at the Medical College of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. His post-graduate training included an Internal Medicine internship at The Lankenau Hospital, a Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia; Dermatology fellowships in Skin Oncology at Boston University Medical Center in Boston, MA and Roswell Park Cancer Institute in Buffalo, NY; and a Dermatology residency at SUNY Buffalo.
Dr. Goldman received the prestigious Henry Christian award for outstanding clinical research during his training. Dr. Goldman, a longtime citizen of NYC, enjoys running downtown along the West Side Highway and spending time with his wife, two sons and their dog, Bentley. Dr. Goldman is very involved in philanthropy, specifically raising money for children with autism. He was proud to be a Bronze sponsor this year at the annual McCarton Foundation 2014 event. To learn more, click here.
Elena Maydan, M.D.
Elena Maydan, M.D. is a board-certified dermatologist and a fellowship trained skin cancer and reconstructive surgeon, specializing in Mohs micrographic surgery and cutaneous oncology. She graduated summa cum laude from Columbia College of Columbia University and from Cornell University Medical College where she was a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. She then completed her dermatology residency at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York City, where she also served as a chief resident. Dr. Maydan received her formal training in Mohs Micrographic Surgery in a Mohs-College-approved fellowship, affiliated with Columbia University.
Dr. Maydan currently holds an academic appointment in the Dermatology department of Columbia University Medical Center. Having performed over 10,000 skin cancer surgeries, Dr. Maydan takes pride in providing her patients with state-of-the-art dermatologic surgical care as well as personalized attention to their concerns.