Evelyn M. Placek

Evelyn M. Placek, MD

4.8 rating based on 385 ratings
(4.8/5 stars) 385 Reviews | 20 Comments
  • Purchase
    3030 Westchester Avenue, Purchase, NY 10577-2510
  • 914-848-8630
  • 914-848-8631

About the Provider

Dr. Placek graduated manga cum laude from Colgate University, where she was elected to the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society. She completed her premedical training at Columbia University and received her medical degree from Cornell University Medical College. While at Cornell, she served as faculty advisor to her peers, performed medical research and published several papers.

She completed a residency in internal medicine at Lenox Hill Hospital and a dermatology residency at Weill Cornell Medical Center, where in her final year she was selected to be chief resident .She is board certified in both internal medicine and dermatology and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. She is a member of the New York State Medical Society, the Westchester Dermatology Society and past-president of the dermatology section of the Westchester County Medical Society.

Dr. Placek was in practice with Dermatology Consultants of Westchester for over
24 years until the group joined Westmed in May 2013. She specializes in skin cancer as well as in cosmetic dermatology, and has advanced training in Botox/ Dysport injections, glycolic and salicylic acid peels, laser treatments, spider vein injections and the use of filler agents such as Restylane and Juvaderm. She volunteers at skin cancer screenings at local hospitals and businesses.

Medical School
Cornell University Medical College
Degree: Doctor of Medicine
Graduate Education
Columbia University
Degree: Premedical Program
Lenox Hill Hospital
Lenox Hill Hospital
New York-Presbyterian Hospital Cornell/Columbia
Board Certification
Internal Medicine

Office Location (1)

  • Purchase
    3030 Westchester Avenue
    Purchase, NY 10577-2510
    Ph: 914-848-8630
    Fax: 914-848-8631


Dr. Placek made me feel comfortable on this visit. She explained everything to me and took the time to call me later that evening with some more information. I appreciate her care and her taking the time to look into my condition.
July 20, 2018
Excellent experience
July 11, 2018
excellent doctor
July 9, 2018
Dr. Placek has been my dermatologist for many years.I trust her judgement and expertise when she examines me and addresses any concerns I have.
June 21, 2018
I've been using *Dr. Placek for years. She is an excellent physician and a great person!
May 18, 2018
very helpful very comprehensive exam
May 17, 2018
May 11, 2018
all good.
May 6, 2018
April 29, 2018
always excellent
April 21, 2018
Dr. Placek is an outstanding physician; professional, kind, very skilled, knowledgeable.
April 11, 2018
Dr. Placek is always thorough, thoughtful, and kind.
March 17, 2018
Dr. Placek was wonderful. I was so grateful she was able to get me into her schedule as soon as possible. I would highly recommend her to any of my friends and family.
March 17, 2018
dr Placek is the BEST!
March 16, 2018
Dr. Placek has a very comforting demeanor and is caring and thorough.
March 11, 2018
Dr. Placek is great.
February 28, 2018
February 9, 2018
very thorough check-up
January 20, 2018
Have used Dr. Placek for years and she is the best for myself and family. That is why I would wait 3 months for anappointment
January 17, 2018
Never had a bad experience....very satisfactory.
December 11, 2017