Joshua Fox, M.D., F.A.A.D.

Dr. Fox is known nationwide as a leading authority in the field of dermatology, with an expertise in skin cancer, cosmetic surgery and laser procedures. He has been an expert resource for the public interest on dermatologic topics for the major television networks, radio stations and national newspapers and magazines. Dr. Fox has received multiple research and clinical awards including recognition from Top Doctors, Castle Connolly Top Doctors, RealSelf Top Doctors, Doctor’s Choice Awards, Who’s Who, the International Society of Dermatology and the prestigious Husic Award for most outstanding research.

Dr. Fox is founder and director of Advanced Dermatology, P.C. and the Center for Laser and Cosmetic Surgery. He and his associates have expanded the practice into one of largest in the region for dermatology, laser & cosmetic surgery. The practice owns more lasers than any other hospital or dermatology practice on the East Coast, and has been a resource center for educating dermatologists, laser surgeons, cosmetic surgeons and others about laser procedures, skin cancer and cosmetic surgery techniques.

Undergraduate:Psychology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
Medical School:Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY
Internship:Internal Medicine, Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
Residency:Dermatology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
Fellow:American Academy of Dermatology


Professional Society Memberships

  • American Academy of Dermatology
  • American Board of Dermatology
  • Medical Society of the State of New York
  • American College of Phlebotomy
  • Nassau County Medical Society
  • American Contact Dermatitis Society
  • National Psoriasis Foundation
  • American Medical Association
  • New York County Medical Society
  • American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
  • New York State Society for Dermatology/Dermatologic Surgery
  • American Society for Laser Medicine/Surgery
  • Queens County Medical Society
  • Council for Nail Disorders
  • Society of Investigative Dermatology
  • Dermatology Foundation
  • Society of International Dermatology
  • International Academy of Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Skin Cancer Foundation
  • Long Island Dermatological Society
  • Suffolk County Medical Society
  • National Rosacea Foundation

Dr. Fox’s Featured Articles

Expert Beacon – “You Can Get Skin Cancer in the Winter Too”

PR Web – “Rhinophyma: Tips for Dealing with a Large, Red Nose”

PR Web – “Three Types of Fungi Responsible for Most Fungal Skin Infections”

PR Web – “Treating Painful Keloid Scars”

PR Web – “Mycosis Fungoides: What You Need to Know”

PR Web – “Tips for Coping with Scleroderma”

PR Web – “Rhinophyma – Tips for Dealing with a Large, Red Nose”

Dr. Fox’s Patients




5starI was very impressed with the professional service I received using a laser to remove a mole on my neck.Dr. Fox was extremely patient and answered all of my questions.I was surprised that this procedure did not hurt at all.This was a pleasant experience and I was very happy. -via Real Self

I had an unusual skin condition that, after going to many dermatologists with no success, was finally treated by Dr. Fox! I am grateful to have found this doctor. –via Vitals


I had a great experience with doctor Fox. He really try to help his patients as much as possible. He suggest treatment that is affordable. Thank you! –via RateMDS


Dr. Fox is one of the most caring, knowledgeable doctors I’ve ever been to. I went to him for a medical concern which he treated rather quickly, thanks to his expertise. I was so satisfied with his level of care that I went back a few months later for cosmetic treatments as well. Whether for medical or cosmetic purposes, Dr. Fox is the go-to dermatologist. -Via Yellow Pages

Dr. Fox’s Offices


Fresh Meadows
58-47 188th St.
Fresh Meadows, NY 11365
(718) 357-8200
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Roslyn Heights
175 I.U. Willets Rd.
Roslyn Heights, NY 11507
(516) 625-6222
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West Islip
510 Montauk Highway
West Islip, NY 11795
(631) 587-1132
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1200 East Ridgewood Ave
Ridgewood, NJ 07450
(201) 493-1717
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Upper East Side
55 East 72nd St.
New York, NY 10021
(212) 996-9600
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  • Herskowitz D, Saladi RN, Fox JL.  Two Cases of Multiple Angiolipoma Treated with Intralesional Triamcinolone.  Am J Clin Dermatol, 13(4):273-4 (2012).
  •  Narayanan DL, Saladi RN, Fox JL:  Ultraviolet Radiation and Skin Cancer.  Int J Dermatol. 49(9)978-86 (2010)
  • Nektalova T, Saladi RN, Fox JL.  Tracing precancerous and cancerous skin lesions with a simple “transparent sheet technique”.  Melanoma Res.  20(3):251-2 (2010)
  • Soto E, Heidi Lee, Saladi RN, New Age Skin Research Foundation Group, Fox JL.  Behavioral factors of patients before and after diagnosis with melanoma:  a cohort study-are sun-protection measures being implemented? Melanoma Res. 20(2):147-52.  (2010).
  • Saladi RN, Nektolova T, Fox JL.  Induction of skin carcinogenicity by alcohol and ultraviolet light. Clinical and Experimental Dermatology.  Clin Exp Dermatol. 35(1):7-11 (2010)
  • Noorollah C, Platzer J, Lee L, Saladi RN, Manginani S, Fox JL.  The Use of Erbium:  YAG Laser in the Treatment of Hyperesthesia:  An Experience of Two Patients.  Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology, 21(9)490-492 (2008)
  • James J, Saladi RN, Fox JL.  Cohort  study on patient response to botulinum toxin cosmetic therapy.  Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology.  7 (1):  39-42 (2008)
  • Lee H, Saladi RN, Fox JL.  Traction alopecia in Sikh male patients.  J Am Board Fam Med.  20(5):497-8 (2007)
  • Klinger G, Saladi RN, Fox JL:  Nonprofit Organizations in Dermatology – a helpful, time-saving resource; Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology. Vol. 20 No 12, P 809-812 (2007)
  • Skolnick A, Saladi RN, Fox JL.  An update on Sunscreens.  Journal of American Osteopathic College of Dermatology.  P 23-29.  (2007)
  • Berman B, Fox JL, Teirstein AS:  Quantitation of cutaneous Langerhans cells of sarcoidosis patients. Ann NY Acad Sci. 465:250-259 (1986)
  • Fox JL, Berman B, Goodman R:  Reduced epidermal Langerhans cell densities in patients with pulmonary malignancies do not correlate with anergy or nutritional status. J Dermatol Surg Oncol. 11(11):  1087-1095 (1985)
  • Fox JL, Berman B:  T6-antigen-bearing cells in eosinophilic granuloma of bone.  JAMA 249(22):  3071-2 (1983)
  • Fox JL, Berman B, Prioleau PG:  Skin metastases from small cell carcinoma of the lung. J. Dermatol Surg Oncol; 9(6): 451-454 (1983)
  • Fox JL, Berman B, Tierstein A, France D. Reed M:  Quantitation of cutaneous Langerhans cells of Sarcoidosis patients.  J Invest Dermatol. 80:  472-475  (1983)