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Dr. Alain H Rook MD, Dermapathologist

Dr. Alain H Rook MD

Dermatologist

(21)
3400 Spruce St 2 Rhoads Pavilion Philadelphia PA, 19104
Rating

4/5

About

Dr. Alain Rook is a dermatologist practicing in Philadelphia, PA. Dr. Rook specializes in skin care. Dermatologists evaluate and manage both common and uncommon skin conditions. These conditions include acne, psoriasis, warts, skin infections, atopic dermatitis, herpes simplex and more. Dermatologists are also experts in more complex skin diseases like impetigo, hidradenitis and milaria. Dr. Rook diagnoses skin problems and develops unique treatments plans for each individual patient.

Education and Training

Univ of Mi Med Sch, Ann Arbor Mi 1975

University of Michigan Medical School 1975

Board Certification

DermatologyAmerican Board of DermatologyABD

Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM- Nephrology

Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM- 1979

Provider Details

MaleEnglish 38 years of experience

Expert Publications

Awards

  •  2012 Philadelphia Super Doctors 
  •  2004 Recognized annually in Philadelphia Magazine 's Top Docs issue from t 
  •  2008, 2008, 2008, 2008 Recognized by America's Top Doctors2007 
  •  2007-2014 Recognized by Best Doctors in America2005-2006 

Treatments

  • Mycosis Fungoides, Photophoresis, Cutaneous Lymphoma And More
  • Psoriasis
  • Eczema
  • Dermatitis
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Lymphoma
  • Extra Corporeal Shockwave Therapy

Professional Memberships

  • Member International Cutaneous Lymphoma Society 
  • Member American Academy of Dermatology 
  • Member American Federation for Medical Research 
  • Board of Directors Society for Investigative Dermatology 
  • Member Society for Investigative Dermatology 
  • Member Pennsylvania Academy of Dermatology , 

Residency

  • Univ Of Pa Hlth System, Dermatology  
  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania   
  • McGill University Affiliated Hospitals   

Dr. Alain H Rook MD's Practice location

Practice At 3400 Spruce St 2 Rhoads Pavilion

3400 Spruce St 2 Rhoads Pavilion -
Philadelphia, PA 19104
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New patients: 215-662-2737
Fax: 215-615-3424

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Patient Experience with Dr. Rook


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Dr. Alain H Rook MD has a rating of 4 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 21 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Dermatologist in your area. These reviews do not reflect a providers level of clinical care, but are a compilation of quality indicators such as bedside manner, wait time, staff friendliness, ease of appointment, and knowledge of conditions and treatments.

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PENN PRESBYTERIAN MEDICAL CENTERl

51 NORTH 39TH STREET PHILADELPHIA PA 19104

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