(n.) beauty that is more than skin deep

Our incredible team has been serving our community for over 60 combined years. 
Welcome to our state of the art medical dermatology practice. 
We offer an array of innovative therapies tailored to fit your specific needs. 
At kalon Dermatology your beauty will be felt and seen, a beauty that is more than skin deep. 
We have a multilingual staff that can speak English, Russian, Hebrew, and Chinese.

Dr. Joseph Iwanicki, MD

Dr. Joseph Iwanicki MD graduated from the medical Academy of Wroclaw, Poland in 1974. After moving to the US Dr. Iwanicki completed his residency training in Obstetrics and Gynecology at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center in New York, NY. Dr. Iwanicki is currently an active member of the American College of obstetrics and gynecology.
Dr. Iwanicki is a compassionate doctor beloved by his patients who has spent the last 40 years in clinical practice focused on women’s health and wellness. As a lover of beauty Dr. Iwanicki has also always had an interest in aesthetic medicine and has attended several advanced trainings and certifications. As medical director of Kalon Dermatology Dr. Iwanicki is bringing his love of patient care and aesthetic medicine to a new audience in this advanced Dermatology practice.

Shannen Liu, PA-C, MS, MSPA, MPH

Shannen Liu, is a dermatological physician assistant. She received her master of science in pharmacology at the national Yang Ming University in Taiwan, her master of public health at Carnegie Melon University, and the University of Pittsburg, as well as her physician assistant certification from the Wheill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University in New York City. 
Ms. Liu now serves as a board certified physician assistant with a current New York state license, and her professional associations include the American Academy of physician assistants, and the New York Society of dermatology physician assistants. 
Ms. Liu specializes in treating patients for skin conditions such as acne, psoriasis, rosacea, and, vitiligo drawing upon a wide range of clinical skills in her practice. She is also a certified provider for cosmetic procedures such as cool sculpting, hydra facial MD, and micro needling and prides herself on her patients high satisfaction and 100% return rate. 

Danny Bronshtein,NP-C, MSN

Danny Bronshtein is a licensed and board certified Nurse Practitioner; he received his Masters of Science degree from the City University of New York and completed his NP program at the College of Staten-Island with emphasis on primary care. Danny is board certified with the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, and completed post grad training with the national academy of dermatology nurse practitioners. Danny carries a strong passion to help all patients, and those who need help with their skin in particular. Offering treatment to common skin conditions such as acne, discolorations, rosacea, analysis (biopsy) of skin disorders and dermatological aesthetics services. Besides working at Kalon Dermatology Danny is also a part-time faculty member teaching Biology. Danny enjoys spending time with his family and is an avid participant in all types of sports.

Dr. Diana Avakyan, DMS, MPAS, RPA-C

Dr. Diana Avakyan is specializing in dermatology and aesthetic medicine. She holds a doctorate degree in Medical Science from the University of Lynchburg, a Masters Degree in Physician Assistant Studies from Long Island University, as well as multiple Bachelors Degrees in Health and Science and Finance. She completed clinical rotations and trainings in all major fields of medicine and aesthetics. Worked at various hospitals throughout the New York City region such as New York Presbyterian Hospital, Belleview Hospital, Brooklyn Hospital, and Coney Island Hospital. She is a certified cosmetic injector of Botox and fillers. Utilizes popular treatments like Russian lip technique, liquid facelift and nose job, facial balancing and jaw contouring, Kybella, Micro needling with PRP, hyaluronic acid or radio frequency, PRP hair restoration, Chemical peels and more. Diana takes the extra step with all patients to get to know them and treats each patient with love and respect.

Dr. Mark Iwanicki

Dr. Mark Iwanicki is a licensed naturopathic Doctor and acupuncturist currently practicing in NYC. Dr. Mark graduated from Cornell undergrad with a degree in pre-veterinary studies on track to become a veterinarian. A health crisis caused Dr. Mark to change directions and seek the help of a close family friend who is a medical doctor practicing completely holistic and naturopathically. After having his life transformed by this natural medicine experience Dr. Mark decided to change tracks and study natural approaches to health and wellness. Dr. Mark received his ND &LAc degree from NUNM in Portland. After graduating he spent three years at the clear central health in Millvalley California mentoring with Dr. Beth McDougall, One of the countries for most experts on the use of bio identical hormone therapy in the treatment of chronic diseases. Dr. Mark’s primary practice focus is on anti-aging and longevity medicine gastrointestinal health aesthetic medicine and natural skin care wellness. 

Dr. Michael Gladstein, MD

Dr. Michael Gladstein is a board certified dermatologist; he completed medical school at NYU and completed his residency at New York University Medical Center. With almost 3 decades of experience he serves Brooklyn, Queens, and greater NYC. He strives to be very thorough when examining patients using modern equipment to get the job done. As a Castle Connelly Top Doctor, Dr. Gladstein works to create a sense of comfort and understanding. He answers his patients’ questions and explains everything in detail. A well-rounded New Yorker, Dr. Gladstein loves playing the saxophone in his time off, as well as gardening and bicycling. He looks forward to serving you.