Graduated summa cum laude and with highest honors in Neuroscience from Brandeis University. Dr. Terushkin subsequently attended New York University (NYU) School of Medicine in New York, NY. During medical school, he spent a year conducting clinical research in cutaneous oncology at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. Upon graduation, he was inducted into the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha honor society and received the Marion B. Sulzberger Award for Excellence in Dermatology. After completing an internship in internal medicine at the Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York, NY, her returned to NYU for his dermatology training where he served as a Chief Resident during his final year.
Dr. Terushkin has trained under the direction of Drs. John Zitelli and David Brodland in a Mohs Surgery, Cutaneous Oncology, and Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery fellowship. The training is officially approved by the American College of Mohs Surgery and the AMA’s Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education.
Dr. Terushkin has authored multiple articles in cutaneous oncology and laser surgery.
Dr. Terushkin is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, American Society of Dermatologic Surgery.