Kalman Watsky, MD

Departments & Organizations

Yale Medicine


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
Board Certification AB of Dermatology, Dermatology (1990)

Honors & Recognition

  • Connecticut Magazine Top Docs 2016Connecticut Magazine (2016)

  • Presidential CitationAmerican Contact Dermatitis Society (2015)

Professional Service

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

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

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


  • 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 Watsky, MD
Patient Care Location
Yale DermatologyYale New Haven Hospital Saint Raphael Campus
1450 Chapel Street

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

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