About Us

Our Mission

Our goal at Long Island Dermatology is to provide each of our patients the highest quality skin care in a relaxed environment. We offer comprehensive general, surgical and cosmetic dermatological care in our conveniently located office. We specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of skin, hair, and nail disorders in adult and children. We provide the most advanced cosmetic treatments to help you achieve the healthiest skin possible and maximize your results. Our experienced and friendly staff is here to assist you to ensure that your visit is a pleasant and comfortable experience.


Israel S. Eckman, MD | Board Certified Dermatologist

Dr Eckman Certified Deratologist at Long Island DermatologyIsrael S Eckman, MD is an Assistant professor of Dermatology at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. Dr Eckman is a Board Certified dermatologist and a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. Dr. Eckman graduated magna cum laude from Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island and received his medical degree from Tufts University school of Medicine in Boston, MA. Following an internship in New York University Medical Center, Dr. Eckman completed his dermatology residency training at University of Buffalo in Buffalo, NY.

Following residency, Dr. Eckman joined the full-time faculty at the Johns Hopkins department of dermatology and was primarily involved in clinical research and supervising resident training. Dr. Eckman established his private practice in 2001 and opened the Towson Dermatology & Cosmetic Center in 2006 to provide innovative and comprehensive dermatologic and skin care to his patients.

Dr. Eckman’s expertise includes the detection and management of skin cancer and the treatment of skin disorders in both pediatric and adult patients. Dr. Eckman has participated in skin cancer screenings for the Baltimore Orioles in combination with the American Academy of Dermatology Play it Safe in the Sun program and has been a sought after speaker on the topic of skin cancer detection and prevention.

Dr. Eckman has recently relocated to Long Island and has established his new practice in Rockville Centre, NY. He looks forward to providing the same level of care and expertise to his patients in his new practice as he provided during his tenure serving as an Assistant Professor of Dermatology at Johns Hopkins Hospital for nearly twenty years.

Education & Training

Medical School – Tufts University, Doctor of Medicine

State University of New York, Buffalo, Residency in Dermatology

Board Certifications

American Board of Dermatology

Patient Testimonials

“Very professional, attentive, and intelligent. Remembered my boyfriend, everything about him, and even the date and time of his last appointment (the first appointment he ever had with him) after 10+ months of not seeing him. His experience there is what made me decide to go, and i couldn’t be happier. Attentive caring staff, healthy sunny wait, in & out. They even advised me on the best economical to get expensive medication I needed for hardy anything. 10/10 recommend.”
– Sara B., Verified Patient Review on ZocDoc

“Dr. Eckman and his staff were very courteous and professional. He took his time and asked the appropriate questions. I walked in, they collected my copay, and I was seen right away! It was great.”
Verified Patient Review on ZocDoc

“Dr. Eckman was very professional and very kind. I wasn’t rushed at all and he explained everything we were going to do. He even helped with a minor skin issue that I didn’t know could be fixed! I went to him for my first skin check and will continue to go back.”
– Natalie R., Verified Patient Review on ZocDoc

“Very good bedside manners both the doctor and front desk. Almost no wait time!!! Which is incredible! No pushing of any treatments or products. Overall, all my issues were properly addressed, which left me a highly satisfied patient.”
– Julia F., Verified Patient Review on ZocDoc

What Sets Us Apart?

  • Convenient Hours Including Weekend Appointments
  • Expert in Skin Cancer Detection & Treatment
  • Innovative, Comprehensive Skin Care
  • Pleasant & Comfortable Atmosphere
  • Advanced Cosmetic Treatments
  • Thorough, Professional Doctor
  • Board Certified Dermatologist
  • Over 20 Years of Experience

Request An Appointment

Fill out the information below and we’ll contact you regarding the details of your appointment.