At the University of Chicago Medicine, our skin specialists offer the latest treatments to help you look your best. We provide solutions for aging skin, as well as treatments for hair loss, unsightly leg veins, acne scars and other cosmetic concerns.

Some of the treatments we offer include:

  • Botox injections to improve the appearance of wrinkles
  • Conservative treatments to reduce the appearance of bags under the eyes and other concerns that once required surgical correction
  • Fillers to help restore lost volume in the face and hands
  • Fractional laser resurfacing, which can diminish wrinkles, reduce acne scars, promote a younger appearance and treat a variety of medical conditions — with less pain and a quicker recovery than other types of skin rejuvenation 
  • Peels to improve the texture and appearance of skin 
  • Pulsed dye laser therapy, which destroys abnormal blood vessels and can reduce the appearance of spider veins, rosacea, some birthmarks and other skin conditions
  • Removal of spider veins, freckles and age spots using the latest laser technology

Expertise with Ethnic Skin

Our highly respected dermatologists have extensive experience treating all skin types, including darker skin. Certain skin conditions are more common in darker-skinned people, such as vitiligo and keloid scars, and require a specialized treatment approach. We perform laser hair removal, laser resurfacing and other light therapies on darker-skinned patients.

  • Botox or Dysport treatments for wrinkles and hyperhidrosis, or excessive sweating
  • Chemical peels with salicylic acid, glycolic acid, TCA or Jessner
  • Cosmetic consultations
  • Cosmetic surgery
  • Dermabrasion
  • Facial injectable fillers with Restylane, Juvederm, Perlane, Radiesse or Sculptra
  • Laser-assisted scar remodeling

  • Laser-assisted hair removal

  • Laser-assisted pigmented skin lesion and ephelide (freckle) removal

  • Laser eyelid surgery

  • Laser photorejuvenation

  • Laser recalcitrant wart surgery

  • Laser treatment for actinic damage and cheilitis

  • Melasma therapies
  • Pediatric laser surgery for vascular malformations 
  • Sclerotherapy for varicose veins
  • Skin resurfacing and rejuvenation with ablative or non-ablative COlasers
  • Vascular lesion destruction and rosacea treatment

Convenient Locations for Dermatology Care