Dr. Rebecca Tamez
Dr. Rebecca Tamez is a board eligible Adult and Pediatric Dermatologist with expertise in both medical and cosmetic Dermatology. Prior to joining the practice of Dr. Bruce Robinson, she was Chief Resident of Dermatology at North Shore/LIJ Medical Center on Long Island. She completed her medical training at New York University, with residencies at New York Presbyterian-Columbia University Medical Center and Hoftra-Northwell Health System. She is from South Bend, Indiana and pursued an undergraduate degree in Biology from Purdue University.
The research of Dr. Tamez has been published in numerous peer-review publications as well as abstracts and oral presentations. She was selected to attend the American Academy of Dermatology cosmetic procedure training program and she has also worked in the pharmaceutical industry as a staff scientist and microbiology intern. Presently, she volunteers at Hofstra-Northwell where she works with and teaches students and dermatology residents.
Dr. Tamez accepts most insurance including Oxford, United Healthcare, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Aetna, Cigna, Multiplan, PHCS and 1199.
When she is not working with her valued patients, she might be found with her family walking her Chiweenie dog, Bella, or trying one of NYC’s new restaurants.