Dr. Christopher B. Kruse

Dermatologist & Mohs Surgeon
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Christopher B. Kruse, M.D., FAAD, FACMS

Dr. Christopher Kruse is a board-certified Dermatologist and a board-certified Mohs Surgeon who graduated from New York University (NYU) School of Medicine where he was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha, a medical honor society. He completed his internship in internal medicine at Yale-New Haven Hospital and his Dermatology residency at State University of New York Health Sciences Center at Brooklyn, spending his last year as chief resident.


Dr. Kruse practiced general Dermatology in both New York and New Jersey for three years before pursuing formal training in Mohs Micrographic Surgery. Dr. Kruse completed the prestigious post-doctoral fellowship in Mohs Micrographic & Reconstructive Surgery approved by the American College of Mohs Surgery, which requires its members to participate in at least a full year of training with hands-on experience after already completing a full four-year residency.


Dr. Kruse also taught Dermatologic Surgery at the VA New York Harbor Healthcare System in Brooklyn for many years. He is a fellow of the American College of Mohs Micrographic Surgery and the American Academy of Dermatology. He is also a member of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery.


Dr. Kruse has been practicing dermatology for over 20 years. As a Mohs surgeon, he prides himself on his precision and his extreme attention to detail. This, along with his patient-centric approach, has made Dr. Kruse one of the most sought-after Mohs surgeons in New Jersey. Mohs surgery is a highly specialized technique for removing skin cancers that provides a superior cure rate for the most common skin cancers. Dr. Kruse has performed more than 20,000 Mohs surgeries and subsequent reconstruction surgeries on the face and other areas of the body and has an outstanding patient satisfaction record.


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