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Rafal Center for Dermatology & Cosmetic Surgery, located in Stony Brook, NY is dedicated to providing our patients with exceptional personalized health care for all disorders of the skin, hair and nails. Our practice focuses on the prevention and treatment of cosmetic and medical dermatology. By creating an ongoing personal relationship with our patients, our practice is able to provide you with the best medical service throughout your lifetime. Utilizing the latest advances in medical and cosmetic medicine combined with state-of-the-art techniques, our goal is to treat our patients with unmatched comfort and compassion. Dr. Elyse Rafal also has her own innovative skin care line. To learn more about the services we provide, please call us today at 631.689.0300 to schedule an appointment.

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Elyse S. Rafal, M.D., FAAD

Elyse Suzanne Rafal, MD, FAAD, is a world renowned, board-certified dermatologist, with expertise in cosmetic and medical dermatology as well as clinical research. Dr. Rafal is President and Medical Director of the DermResearchCenter of New York, Inc. She performs clinical research studies with cosmetic and pharmaceutical companies, as well as industry. Dr. Rafal has more than 100 publications, including book chapters, articles, abstracts, and presentations to her name. Dr. Rafal has conducted over 100 grant-funded research projects since 1989, and has served as a consultant for numerous organizations and companies.

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Dr. Rafal is a wonderful dermatologist. She is attentive and takes time to discuss all options and medications available to treat your skin. Her office staff and nurses are great. Very professional. Dr. Rafal was recommended by a friend and I would totally recommend her as well. Look no further.. you will be in good more

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Dr. Rafal and her staff were amazing ! Thank you so much! I was searching for a cosmetic doctor , and could not have asked for better! Dr. Rafal was very knowlegdeable and talented! very pleased!

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