About the doctors

Skinplicity was founded by three dermatologists, each with over twenty years of clinical and teaching experience in dermatology. Our team of physicians is devoted to finding solutions to all of your skincare needs by combining their experience and expertise with the most scientific and advanced products available. It is our goal to make beautiful, healthy skin “simply” attainable and at the same time affordable.

Marvin B. Tankel, M.D.
After serving his medical internship and residency at North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, NY, He went on to become chief resident in dermatology at the State University of New York Downstate Medical Center. While interning at North Shore, Dr. Tankel was appointed clinical assistant in medicine at Cornell University Medical College. He also taught at SUNY Downstate Medical Center, and is currently a clinical assistant professor of dermatology at the SUNY Health Sciences Center. Dr. Tankel's work has been published in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. He holds a Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners and the American Board of Dermatology. Dr. Tankel is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, American Medical Association, NYS Medical Society, Nassau County Medical Society, American Academy of Dermatology, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, NYS Dermatologic Society, and Brooklyn Dermatologic Society. He has also served as past president and secretary for the Brooklyn Dermatologic Society.

Steven I. Simon, MD
Steven I. Simon, M.D. was a clinical assistant professor in the department of dermatology at the State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn since 1981, a position he assumed after serving as chief resident in dermatology. He has recently retired and received emeritus status. Dr. Simon is past president of the Brooklyn Dermatologic Society, is a Diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology, and is consistently included in the prestigious reference guide, Top Doctors: New York Metro Area, most recently listed in 2009. New York Magazine also recognized him as one of the top dermatologists in 2009. Dr. Simon is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, American Academy of Dermatologic Surgery, The Dermatologic Society of Greater New York, The Dermatologic Radiotherapy Society, New York State Society of Dermatology, The American Medical Association, The Medical Society, County of Kings, and The Medical Society of the State of New York.

Mark R. Kahn, MD
Mark R. Kahn, MD held an appointment at the State University of New York's Health Science Center at Brooklyn as a clinical assistant professor in the department of dermatology, a position he held after serving as chief resident in dermatology. A member of the American College of Physicians, Dr. Kahn is a board certified physician with a Diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology and a Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine. He has conducted clinical research on treatments for dermatologic conditions and has presented his work before leading dermatologic associations including the International Congress of Pediatric Dermatology and the Annual Atlantic Dermatologic Society. Dr. Kahn is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, American Medical Association, Medical Society of the State of New York, and Nassau County Medical Society.

Dr. Kahn, Dr. Simon and Dr. Tankel are partners of Atlantic Dermatologic Associates, L.L.P., a successful private dermatological practice located at various locations in metropolitan New York. They continue to see private patients on a daily basis.