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Dr. Arthur K Balin, MD, PHD, FACP

Dr. Arthur K Balin, MD, PHD, FACP

Dermatologist (Skin Specialist)

50 Years of Experience

5.0

(22)
Accepting patients

    Overview

    Dr. Balin is one of the few doctors in the United States to have seven board certifications: Dermatology, Dermatopathology (the identification and analysis of skin diseases on a microscopic level), Internal Medicine, Geriatric Medicine, MOHS Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology (specialized treatment of skin cancers), Dermatologic Cosmetic Surgery and Anti-Aging Medicine. Dr. Arthur Balin received his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in Philadelphia in 1974. He received his PhD in biochemistry from the University of Pennsylvania in 1976. Following his residency in the Department of Internal Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Balin did residencies in Dermatology and Dermatopathology at Yale University, in New Haven, Connecticut. He received his training in Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, Texas. Dr. Balin also was an Assistant Professor at Rockefeller University in New York City. Dr. Balin began his practice of dermatology in Chester, Pennsylvania in 1981. World renowned, Dr. Balin is also the author of several books for professional audiences and numerous articles in medical journals. Dr. Balin is co-author with Dr. Loretta Pratt, of THE LIFE OF THE SKIN, which was published in 1997 by Bantam Books. Dr. Balin has been the Executive Director and Treasurer of the American Aging Association for over 10 years and was Editor-in-Chief of its journal for 8 years. ​Dr. Balin began his practice of Dermatology in Chester, PA in 1981 in the same office where his father, Benjamin Balin, MD, practiced general medicine and then weight control. ​One of Dr. Balin's many goals in life was to develop a comprehensive skin treatment center with all of the amenities we currently have under one roof including a research laboratory.

    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Dermatologist (Skin Specialist)

    Education & Training

    Bachelors Degree - Northwestern University

    Medical Degree - University of Pennsylvania

    Doctorate - University of Pennsylvania

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Dermatology

    American Board of Internal Medicine

    Medical Conditions Treated

    conditions treated by a Dermatologist (Skin Specialist), like Dr. Arthur Balin, may include:

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    Insurances

    Please contact Dr. Balin's office to confirm accepted insurance plans.

    Locations

    Arthur K Balin, MD, PhD, PC

    110 Chesley Drive

    Media, PA 19063

    (610) 565-3300

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    Ratings & Reviews

    Rating Star

    5.0

    Overall rating

    Based on 22 reviews

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    Office Experience

    99% of patients found the doctor and staff friendly and the office clean and modern

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    Attentiveness

    99% of patients felt that their time spent with the doctor was meaningful and impactful and that any follow ups were addressed quickly

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    Appointment Booking

    100% of patients found it easy to book an appointment

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    Diagnosis

    100% of patients were satisfied with the doctor's diagnosis and explanation of their condition

    Patients give Dr. Arthur Balin an Excellent overall experience rating of 5 out of 5 stars. Dr. Balin has been rated and reviewed by 22 patients. These ratings are based on a variety of factors, including the amount of time patients spent with Dr. Balin, his bedside manner, appointment waiting time, friendliness of the office staff, clarity of diagnosis, and more.

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    Recognitions

    Memberships & Associations

    Americam Medical Society

    Professional Member

    American Academy of Dermatology

    Fellow

    American College of Mohs Surgery

    Fellow

    American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery

    Fellow

    Americal College of Physicians

    Fellow

    American Society of Dermatopathology

    Fellow

    Geriatric Medicine

    Board Certified

    Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology

    Board Certified

    Anti-Aging Medicine

    Board Certified

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Arthur Balin accepting new patients?

    Yes, Arthur Balin is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Arthur Balin offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Balin's office at (610) 565-3300 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Arthur Balin offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Balin's office at (610) 565-3300 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Arthur Balin speak?

    Arthur Balin speaks English.

    Which board certifications does Arthur Balin have?

    Arthur Balin is certified by the American Board of Dermatology and American Board of Internal Medicine.

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