Overview

Departments

Dermatology

Centers & Specialties

MassGeneral Hospital for Children

Clinical Interests
  • Dermatology (general)
  • Pediatric dermatology
  • Teledermatology
Medical Education
  • MD, UT Southwestern Medical School
  • Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital
Board Certifications
  • Dermatology
Locations
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Patient Gateway
Yes, learn more
Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Care 65
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Managed Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Partners Plus
  • Cigna (PAL #'s)
  • Fallon Community HealthCare
  • Great-West Healthcare (formally One Health Plan)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - ACD
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - PBO
  • Health Care Value Management (HCVM)
  • Humana/Choice Care PPO
  • MassHealth
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - PBO
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • OSW - Rhode Island
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Railroad Medicare - ACD
  • Senior Whole Health
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - ACD
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - PBO

Note: This provider may accept more insurance plans than shown; please call the practice to find out if your plan is accepted.

Patient Age Group
Adult and Pediatric
Gender
Female

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Biography

Shinjita Das, MD is a board-certified dermatologist. and Instructor in Dermatology at Harvard Medical School. She completed her undergraduate studies at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology with a BS in Biology. Dr. Das returned to her home state of Texas for medical school at the University of Southwestern Medical Center, where she was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society and received the institution's Award of Excellence in Dermatology.

Missing the snowy winters, Dr. Das ventured back to Boston for residency at the Harvard Combined Dermatology Residency Training Program, where she served in leadership positions on the Quality Improvement and Program Education committees.

In addition to general dermatology, Dr. Das is especially interested in harnessing technology to improve access and quality of patient care. She serves as the Director of the Teledermatology division and will be developing media tools to enhance patient education of dermatologic conditions.

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Research & Publications

Publications

View my most recent publications at PubMed

Patient Education Publications

Psoriasis Treatments Can Help Manage the Skin Condition

Psoriasis and Scaling Disorders

Pigment Disorders

Patient Instructional Videos

Skin Biopsy- Video

Skin Biopsy-Wound Care-Video

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Multimedia

Contact

Dermatology Associates
50 Staniford Street
2nd Floor
Boston, MA 02114-2517
Phone: 617-726-2914

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