Kalman L Watsky, MD

Clinical Professor of Dermatology

Departments & Organizations

Yale Medical Group


Dr. Watsky is a 1983 graduate of Boston University School of Medicine and served as resident and chief resident in Dermatology at Yale-New Haven Hospital from 1987-1990. He has been in the private practice of Dermatology in New Haven since 1990 at 330 Orchard Street caring for adult and pediatric patients. His subspecialty interests include Environmental and Occupational Dermatology and he is an expert in using patch testing to diagnose allergic contact dermatitis. Since 1990 he has also been a hospital attending and clinical faculty member at Yale Medical School, providing clinical care to both in- and out-patients and teaching residents and medical students.

Education & Training

MD Boston University (1983)
BA Boston University (1978)
Residency Yale-New Haven Hospital
Internship St. Vincent's Hospital & Medical Center

Honors & Recognition

  • Presidential CitationAmerican Contact Dermatitis Society (2015)

Professional Service

  • Representative of state society to national organization. Connecticut Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery (2015 - 2017)

  • Executive committee member American Contact Dermatitis Society (2015 - 2017)

  • Teaching and mentoring undergraduate students. Yale University (2015 - 2016)

International Activity

  • Observational Skills Workshop New Haven, United States (2007 - 2015)

    Instruct medical students and other trainees in observational skills through analysis of paintings at the Yale Center for British Art and Yale University Art Gallery.

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Contact Info

Kalman L Watsky, MD
Patient Care Location
Yale-New Haven Hospital Saint Raphael Campus
1450 Chapel Street

New Haven, CT 06511
Mailing Address
PO Box 208059
New Haven, CT 06520-8059

Curriculum Vitae