Edward Monk

Edward Monk, MD

Dermatology, Mohs Surgery
4.9 rating based on 109 ratings
(4.9/5 stars) 109 Reviews | 11 Comments
  • Purchase
    3030 Westchester Avenue, Purchase, NY 10577-2510
  • 914-682-6503
  • (914) 607-5829

About the Provider

Dr. Monk is board certified by the American Board of Dermatology. Following his undergraduate studies at SUNY Binghamton University, Dr. Monk took post-bachelor courses in microbiology, biochemistry and molecular biology at SUNY Purchase. He received his medical degree from SUNY Downstate Medical Center, where he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society.

He completed an internship at Yale New Haven Hospital and a residency in dermatology at SUNY-Downstate Medical Center. He went on to do a procedural dermatology fellowship at the Dermatologic SurgiCenter in Philadelphia. There he was trained in the Mohs surgery technique for removing skin cancers, and the reconstruction for the resulting defect. His training included laser and light procedures.

Dr. Monk is a member of the Mohs College. He has published several articles in peer reviewed journals about wound healing and a textbook chapter about skin cancer.

Dr. Monk is affiliated with White Plains Hospital. His professional interests include dermatologic procedures, wound healing, immunology and dermatologic signs of systemic disease. His personal interests include cooking, live music and animal behavior.

Medical School
State University of New York - Downstate/Brooklyn Health Science Center
Degree: Doctor of Medicine
Yale University School of Medicine GME
State University of NY Health Science Ctr/Brooklyn
Dermatologic SurgiCenter
Board Certification
Hospital Affiliation
White Plains Hospital

Office Location (1)

  • Purchase
    3030 Westchester Avenue
    Purchase, NY 10577-2510
    Ph: 914-682-6503
    Fax: (914) 607-5829


*Dr. Monk is excellent and would refer anyone for his services/care.
July 27, 2018
Dr. Monk took great care in explaining the reasons for the upcoming procedure, the possible outcomes, and the options for addressing healing. He was extremely professional and kind.
June 8, 2018
*Dr. Monk is an excellent doctor. I have already recommended him to others.
May 26, 2018
best Mohs surgeon in area
May 2, 2018
I am grateful that someone of Dr. Monk's caliber is part of the Westmed practice.
April 25, 2018
*Dr. Monk runs a class act a real professional.
March 23, 2018
*Dr. Monk was above and beyond my expectations. So much that I praised he and staff on Facebook!
March 1, 2018
could not be better
February 26, 2018
I feel confident that Dr. Monk is an expert at his specialty
December 26, 2017
Dr. Monk is an excellent Doctor.
December 15, 2017
Edward Monk is an exceptionally skilled MOHS surgeon and thoughtful person who goes beyond the immediate issue to see what else might be a related problem.
December 4, 2017