Shannon Watkins, MD

Shannon Watkins, MD, is a top-ranked dermatologist providing state-of-the-art care for patients in and around Manhattan and Brooklyn, NY, at Heights Dermatology and Laser. Certified by the American Board of Dermatology, Dr. Watkins has significant experience in the diagnosis and treatment of a broad array of skin conditions, including psoriasis, eczema, rosacea, rash (urticaria) and melasma, and is skilled in advanced techniques like microdermabrasion, tattoo removal and Juvederm cosmetic filler treatments for wrinkles and volume loss.

Dr. Watkins received her bachelor's degree in biology from Brown University and her medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, followed by internships in primary care and internal medicine at Yale School of Medicine and an internship in dermatology at New York Hospital.

As a dedicated practitioner, Dr. Watkins is committed to helping her patients understand their medical conditions as well as the options that are available for treatment, enabling patients to make informed and educated decisions about their care. Each treatment plan is carefully devised based on a comprehensive evaluation of the individual patient's medical history, symptoms and expectations to provide customized care aimed at achieving the best possible outcomes. Dr. Watkins' skills and experience using the most advanced, state-of-the-art techniques and technology help ensure her patients have access to the most innovative solutions for all types of skin-related issues.

When not caring for her patients, Dr. Watkins enjoys travel, surfing, skiing, swimming, scuba diving, playing violin and guitar, baking, sculpting and yoga. She welcomes the opportunity to provide care to new patients, and the practices accept most major medical insurance plans.

Heights Dermatology and Laser

Dermatologist located in Brooklyn Heights, Brooklyn, NY

Welcome to Heights Dermatology

At Heights Dermatology, located in Brooklyn Heights, Brooklyn, NY & Upper East Side, New York, NY, our priority is to deliver quality care to informed patients in a comfortable and convenient setting.

When you have skin problems, you need to turn to a dermatologist who listens and responds, an experienced doctor who knows the field and can effectively diagnose and treat your needs: a dermatologist who counsels you on the best ways to maintain and improve your health. Our staff meet all these criteria. Plus, you benefit from a dedicated team of trained professionals who give you the individualized attention you deserve.

The best care in the world doesn't mean anything if you can't access it. At Heights Dermatology, we strive to make our Brooklyn office as efficient and convenient as possible. Included in these web pages is information about Heights Dermatology's office, including our Brooklyn location, maps, directions, hours, and insurance policies.
We hope you find this web site useful and invite you to contact us with your questions at any time.

Our practice believes in performing safe and effective procedures with the lowest possible side effects. Through our teaching, writing and lecturing our practice remains on the forefront of the ever expanding technology used to treat the skin.

Insurance Accepted

Please contact our office to verify acceptance of your plan. Qualifications for insurance coverage may differ due to the uniqueness of each procedure. 

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Multiplan PHCS
Multiplan, Inc.
Oxford (UnitedHealthcare)
Heights Dermatology and Laser
115 ½ Remsen St
Brooklyn Heights

Brooklyn, NY 11201
Phone: 718-489-9369
Fax: 718-624-5972
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