Dr. Richard R Assaf MD, Dermatologist

Dr. Richard R Assaf MD

Dermatologist | Procedural Dermatology

2001 Crocker Rd Suite 150 Westlake OH, 44145



Physician Richard Assaf specializes in the medical diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the skin, hair and nails and dermatological surgery. Also offered are therapeutic skin peels, skin treatments, Latisse and XEOMIN. Doctor Assaf provides personal attention and individualized medical care in a progressive patient care setting.

Education and Training

Univ of Cincinnati Coll of Med, Cincinnati Oh 1990

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine 1990

Board Certification

DermatologyAmerican Board of DermatologyABD

Provider Details

Male English 22 years of experience

Areas of expertise and specialization

Residency in Medical Mycology


  • Top Doctor2017Castle Connelly
  • Top Doctor2016Castle Connelly
  • Top Doctor2015Castle Connelly
  • Patient's Choice Award2017Vitals
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition2017Vitals
  • On-time Doctor Award2017Vitals
  • Patient's Choice Award2016Vitals
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition2016Vitals
  • On-time Doctor Recognition2016Vitals
  • Patient's Choice Award2015Vitals
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition2015Vitals
  • On-time Doctor Recognitioni2015Vitals
  • Patient's Choice Award2014Vitals
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition2014Vitals
  • On-Time Doctor Award2014Vitals
  • Distinguished customer Service Award - Physician's Office Staff2010Fairview/Lakewood/Lutheran Hospitals (Cleveland Clinic Hospitals)


  • Acne
  • Eczema
  • Dermatitis
  • Moles
  • Warts
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Birthmark
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Impetigo
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Plantar Wart
  • Sebaceous Cyst

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Dermatology, Ohio Dermatological Association, Cleveland Dermatological Society


  • Univ Hosp Of Cleveland, Dermatology
  • University of Pennsylvania Health System Program

Accepted Insurance

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Dr. Richard R Assaf MD's Practice location

Richard Assaf, MD

2001 Crocker Rd -
Westlake, OH 44145
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New patients: 440-871-0410
Fax: 440-808-2565, 440-235-8440

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  • Sam

    His wife (Practice Manager) is incredibly RUDE.

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Head north on Crocker Road 3481 ft
Take the ramp on the right 1997 ft
Merge left onto Northwest Freeway (I 90) 6.5 mi
Take the ramp on the right towards McKinley Avenue 1663 ft
Go straight onto South Marginal Drive 130 ft
Turn right onto McKinley Avenue 939 ft
Turn left onto Riverside Drive (SR 237) 191 ft
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Turn right onto Lorain Avenue (SR 10) 1008 ft
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Turn left onto Center Ridge Road (US 20) 1386 ft
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