Doctor Joel Wiszniak , a Paris – France native, received his Medical Doctor degree from the University of Paris 6, Pierre et Marie Curie School of Medicine in 1978.
Further, he has trained in the Assistance Publique health system as an Interne des Hopitaux de Paris, receiving a double specialty accreditation in Dermatology and Infectious Disease. Doctor Wiszniak has continued his training as a Chef de Clinique, being in the unique position of taking care of the Dermatology Consultation of the Pasteur Institute Hospital. Followed by the same position at the Claude Bernard Hospital, thus assuring his tenure as a combined dermatologist and infectious disease specialist in the two most prominent infectious disease hospitals in Paris.
In June 1985, he moved to the United States and completed his accreditation by training at the University of Tennesse, Memphis, first as a resident, then as an attending physician.
In May 1988, Doctor Wiszniak relocated to Miami where he joined the Dermatology department at Mount Sinai Medical Center as an Attending Physician, teaching the resident program and performing patient related clinical work.
Finally, in June 1990 he decided to go into solo private practice.
Ever since, Doctor Wiszniak has dedicated his work to taking care of his patients, many of whom he has treated continously or over 20 years .
Doctor Wiszniak is a member of a multitude of professional societies, among them:
Fellow, American Academy of Dermatology
Miami Society for Dermatology and Dermatological Surgery
North American Society of Phlebology
International Society of Tropical Dermatology
French Speaking Society for Infectious Pathology
He is a staff member at Mount Sinai Medical Center and at Aventura Hospital and official medical counsel to the French Consulate in Miami.
Doctor Wiszniak is fluent in French, Spanish and Hebrew.
He is an avid reader, enjoys challenging himself to learn new languages and is always available for spending time with his family and friends.
Together with his wife Rodica, they are proud parents of Yona and Ariane and grandparents of Peri, Ryan and Noah.
Evelyn Acevedo, our office coordinator, has been a part of our team since 2001. She is responsible for a multitude of daily details which allow for our practice to run smoothly. Evelyn is very warm and caring, equally appreciated by patients and the rest of our staff.