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Posted On May 16, 2024 Consumer Privacy & Data Breaches

Affiliated Dermatologists Data Breach Class Action Investigation and Lawsuit Assistance

NOTICE: If you received a NOTICE OF DATA BREACH letter from Affiliated Dermatologists, contact the attorneys at Console & Associates at (866) 778-5500 to discuss your legal options, or submit a confidential Case Evaluation form here.

May 16 – The data breach lawyers at Console & Associates, P.C. are investigating the Affiliated Dermatologists and Dermatologic Surgeons, P.A. (“Affiliated Dermatologists”) data breach that was reported after the company was targeted in a recent cyber security attack. It is believed to have impacted as many as 380,000 individuals. The Affiliated Dermatologists data breach resulted in the below information of certain individuals being compromised:

  • names,
  • dates of birth,
  • mailing addresses,
  • Social Security numbers,
  • driver’s license numbers,
  • passport numbers,
  • medical treatment information,
  • and health insurance claims information

What Happened?

According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights, the Affiliated Dermatologists data breach was reported after they were targeted in a recent cyber security attack. On March 5, 2024, the company learned that an unauthorized party had gained access to the company’s IT network. Affiliated Dermatologists disconnected access to the network and launched an investigation. It was confirmed that an unauthorized party was able to access portions of its network between March 2, 2024 and March 5, 2024, including files containing confidential consumer information. On April 25, 2024, Affiliated Dermatologists sent out data breach letters to those individuals whose information was affected by the breach.

About Affiliated Dermatologists

Data Breach AlertAffiliated Dermatologists and Dermatologic Surgeons, P.A. is a dermatological healthcare practice based out of Morristown, New Jersey that provide a range of medical and cosmetic services to patients. These include skin cancer screenings, Mohs microsurgery, acne treatment, eczema treatment, phototherapy, Botox, chemical peels, and micro-needling.

Can I File A Affiliated Dermatologists Data Breach Class Action Lawsuit?

Our data breach lawyers are eager to speak to victims of the Affiliated Dermatologists data breach to determine what damages they sustained and what compensation may be available to them. Victims can file a data breach class action lawsuit if you recently received a NOTICE OF DATA BREACH from Affiliated Dermatologists. Contact the Console & Associates, P.C. law firm at (866) 778-5500 for a free consultation to discuss your legal options, or submit a confidential contact form.

Also, consider reading our Guide for Victims of a Data Breach to learn what your next steps should be. Data breach victims should remain alert for signs of identity theft and take steps to secure their accounts and personal information.

External Links:

  1. Data Breach Letter – https://www.affiliateddermatologists.com/storage/app/media/pdf-file/24-05-01Updated-Draft-Substitute-Notice-Affiliated-Dermatologist.pdf
  2. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights – https://ocrportal.hhs.gov/ocr/breach/breach_report.jsf
NOTICE: If you received a NOTICE OF DATA BREACH letter from Affiliated Dermatologists, contact the attorneys at Console & Associates at (866) 778-5500 to discuss your legal options, or submit a confidential Case Evaluation form here.