Schweiger Dermatology Group founder Eric Schweiger, MD Named an EY Entrepreneur of the Year® Semifinalist in the New York Region

New York, N.Y., May 18, 2017: EY has announced that Eric Schweiger, M.D., founder and C.E.O. of Schweiger Dermatology Group ( is a semifinalist for the Entrepreneur of the Year® 2017 Award in the New York region. This is the 31st year of the prestigious awards program, which celebrates leaders who have created market-leading businesses and are reshaping the landscapes of their respective industries.

“I’m extremely honored to be selected as a semifinalist in the Entrepreneur of the Year® Awards,” says Dr. Schweiger. “The success of Schweiger Dermatology Group is built on the hard work of our team members, our vision of creating a new and better way to provide healthcare and our commitment to creating the ultimate patient experience.”

In 2010, Dr. Schweiger opened Schweiger Dermatology Group’s first practice location in Midtown Manhattan. With extremely high wait times to see a dermatologist nationwide and a growing demand for appointments on short notice, Dr. Schweiger knew it was time to expand the practice to meet the growing demand for easy access to high quality dermatologic care. Schweiger Dermatology Group is now the largest dermatology group in the Northeast region and continues to expand and break new ground in the field of dermatology with modern, state-of-the-art offices, same day appointments, and extended hours along with top notch providers, cutting edge treatments and excellent patient care.

The EY Entrepreneur of the Year® includes programs in over 140 cities and more than 60 countries. Past winners of this award include founders of the world’s most enduring and successful companies. The New York regional winners will be celebrated at a gala in New York City on June 22, 2017.

About Schweiger Dermatology Group:

Schweiger Dermatology Group is the premier provider of dermatology services in the New York City area. The company currently owns and operates over 90 locations across NY, NJ, PA, CT, FL, IL, MN and MO. Under the leadership of Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Eric Schweiger, Schweiger Dermatology Group provides dermatology services to over 250,000 patients annually.


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About Schweiger Dermatology Group

Schweiger Dermatology Group was founded to help make excellent dermatology care accessible throughout the Northeast. In 2010, Dr. Eric Schweiger started the practice with a single location in Midtown Manhattan. When he saw the need for high-quality dermatology care that did not require weeks or months of waiting to see a qualified provider, his vision of a multi-location practice was born.

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