Rita Tsipen is a board certified Physician Assistant, having completed her medical training at Long Island University, graduating with a master’s degree. She was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY. Rita has been a PA for five years with previous experience in Dermatology and OBGYN. She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) and the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants (SDPA) with licenses in New York, New Jersey, and Florida. Rita has also completed additional training under the supervision of Dr. Choudhury, Dr. Buka, and other TDS providers. Her scope of practice includes both medical and cosmetic dermatology, treating children of all ages and adults. She enjoys educating her patients about skin care and finding a skin care regimen that is a good fit for each individual patient. She strongly believes that all patients should feel good about their skin. In addition to practicing Dermatology, she also specializes Women’s Health at Maimonides Medical Center, allowing her to integrate her experience in both specialties to better serve her patients. She is bilingual in English and Russian.
In her free time, Rita Tsipen loves to travel and explore new places. She enjoys trying different cuisines wherever she goes. Her friends would call her a “foodie”. When she’s not traveling, Rita’s guilty pleasure includes binge watching her favorite TV shows if time allows for it.