Dr. Eugene Zappi
As one of New York’s renowned
dermatologists, Dr. Eugene Zappi has received several awards for his
research in lupus and other rheumatologic skin diseases. He is an
attending faculty member at the New York University Medical Center Skin
and Cancer Unit, where he directs a chronic wound and ulcer clinic. He
is past-president of the Dermatologic Society of Greater New York.
Dr. Zappi completed medical school in his native city of Buenos
Aires, Argentina in 1985, and is fluent in Spanish, Italian, and
Portuguese. After receiving his Internal Medicine Board certification in
1989, he completed an Immunodermatology Fellowship at the University of
Texas, Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas in 1991. His dermatology
residency training was completed in Dallas, and in 1994 he obtained his
Board certification in Dermatology.
Dr. Zappi is married to Dr. Laura Buccheri-Zappi, a dermatologist from Brazil who works with him in their New York office.
Dr. Laura Buccheri Zappi
Dr. Laura Buccheri-Zappi is
Board Certified in Dermatology by the American Board of Dermatology and
the Brazilian Academy of Dermatology.
Born in São Paulo, Brazil, she received her medical schooling at the
Catholic University of Campinas, followed by a residency in dermatology
at the University of São Paulo. Dr. Buccheri-Zappi speaks Portuguese,
Italian and Spanish.
In 1992, she continued her medical education in New York City, where
she completed a fellowship in nail disorders at Colombia Presbyterian
Medical Center and a clinical research in psoriasis at Beth Israel
At the Albert Einstein School of Medicine, Dr. Buccheri-Zappi
completed her residency in dermatology. Today, she continues to serve
there as a clinical attending in dermatology at the Montefiore Medical
Dr. Buccheri-Zappi is married to Dr. Eugene Zappi , who is a dermatologist as well. They work together at their office in Manhattan.