Mathew C. Varghese, MB, BS

Dermatology (Board Certified, Primary Specialty)
Pediatrics (Board Certified)
Pediatric Dermatology (Board Certified)
Languages: Malayalam
Office Phone: (646) 962-3376


Recognized as a leader in general dermatology, and Professor of Clinical Dermatology, Dr. Matthew Varghese has exceptional expertise in all aspects of dermatology. From acne, psoriasis and eczema, to skin cancer and cosmetic procedures, Dr. Varghese has developed a diverse practice with loyal following.  Particular interests include HIV and skin-related diseases of the immune system as well as various laser procedures.  He also has expertise in pediatric dermatology.

Dr. Varghese received both his undergraduate degree and his MD from Kerala University in Kerala, India. Aside from English, he also speaks Malayalam.

Area of Expertise

Please contact the doctor's office to verify that your insurance is accepted.

Aetna [HMO, Medicare, PPO]

Aetna [Weill Cornell Employee Plan]

Affinity [Access (Exchange)]

Affinity [HMO]


Emblem/HIP [HMO, Medicaid, Medicare]

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, EPO, HMO, Mediblue (Senior), Pathway (Exchange), PPO]

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Pathway Enhanced]

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus [MCD]

Fidelis Care



Medicare [Medicare]

Oxford Health Plans [Metro/Core/Charter (HMO)]


Rockefeller University - CoreSource [PPO]

UnitedHealthcare [Community Plan, Compass (Exchange), EPO, HMO, POS, PPO]



1973 University of Kerala Medical College

Internship: 1980 St Jude Children's Hospital

Residency: 1982 Interfaith Medical Center

Residency: 1987 NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center


1305 York Avenue
New York, NY 10021

Phone: (646) 962-3376

Fax: (646) 962-0033

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Professor of Dermatology at Weill Cornell Medical College