Infectious Disease Physicians and Nurses

Barry Dashefsky, MD

Barry Dashefsky MD, volunteer clinical professor in pediatrics, has been voted a “Best Doctor in America” for ten consecutive years, from 2005 to 2015. Dr. Dashefsky’s practice is exclusively devoted to infectious diseases in children, adolescents, and young adults. When making an appointment with Dr. Dashefsky, he thoroughly assesses the symptoms and takes the time to counsel the patients and their families. By taking the time to review the case in-depth, he ensures he fully understands the patient and their medical history, so he can make an accurate and comprehensive diagnosis.

Having spent his formative years in the Boston area, Dr. Dashefsky is a fanatic of all Boston professional sports teams.

Affiliations
  • Morristown Medical Center
  • Overlook Medical Center
  • University Hospital
  • Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
Memberships
  • Fellow, Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society
  • Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics
Education
  • Fellowship: Boston University School of Medicine
  • Chief Residency: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
  • Residency: Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Medical School: Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Undergraduate: Harvard College
Faculty Appointments
  • Professor Emeritus at Rutgers – Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Awards & Honors
  • Best Doctors in America 2005 2015
  • Golden Apple Nominee, New Jersey Medical School — 2009, 2010, 2015