COVID-19 MESSAGE FROM BMMSA

Our first priority is the health, wellness and safety of everyone who walks through our doors.

Bryn Mawr Medical Specialists Association is open for medically necessary office visits and procedures only. BMMSA as a corporation is taking all necessary precautions and following public health safety guidelines in regards to the COVID-19 pandemic.

TeleMedicine appointments are now available. Please contact your physicians office for eligibility, additional information, and with any concerns or questions.

If you are scheduled for an appointment with one of our doctors, we request that you call our office to reschedule your appointment if the answer is yes to any of the following questions:

  • Do you have a cough?
  • Do you have a fever?
  • Do you have any flu-like symptoms?
  • Do you have diarrhea?
  • Have you have traveled internationally in the past 14 days?
  • Have you had close contact with anyone who has traveled internationally in the past 14 days?

We encourage all of our patients to visit the CDC website and Main Line Health COVID-19 Response website to read more about everyday preventative measures and for the most up to date guidance regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19). If you are concerned that you may have the Coronavirus (COVID-19), please contact your local Health Departments.

If you have any questions regarding our policy and your appointment, please call your doctor’s office.

Matthew E. Halpern, M.D.

Dermatology

Specialties

  • Dermatology

    Board Certified in 2006

Location

Bryn Mawr Medical Arts Pavilion
825 Old Lancaster Road
Suite 440
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010

6 Lancaster Ave.
Wynnewood, PA 19096

Phone: (610) 642-1090
Fax: (610) 658-5861

After becoming board certified in general dermatology, Dr. Halpern went on to complete a two year fellowship in cutaneous oncology and Mohs micrographic surgery. His practice is focused on the treatment of both melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancers.

Education & Training

Medical School

Harvard Medical School

Internship

Internal Medicine, Lenox Hill Hospital (New York, NY)

Residency

Dermatology, St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center (New York, NY)

Fellowship

Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center (New York, NY)

Publications

  • Halpern, M., Chen E., and Ratner, D. Soft Tissue Sarcomas. Cutaneous Neoplasms Textbook (Edited by Keyvan Nouri), April 2006
  • Halpern, M. and Perez, M. Acellular Bovine Fetal Collagen Matrix Grafts in the Repair of Full Thickness Mohs Surgery Defects: A Report of Five Cases, Late Breaking Abstracts, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery National Meeting, Fall 2005.
  • Halpern, M. and Perez, M. A Prospective Study of the Use of a Novel Infrared Light to Induce Skin Tightening in 50 Patients, Late Breaking Abstracts, American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery. National Meeting, Spring 2006
  • Halpern M. and Silverberg, N. A 15 month old Hispanic male infant with Klippel-Trenaunay Syndrome. American Academy of Dermatology Live Patient Viewing. July 2004 (Patient Presentation/Case Discussion)
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