Arlene Ruiz de Luzuriaga, MD, MPH

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Assistant Professor of Medicine

UChicago Faculty Physicians hold faculty positions with the University of Chicago and provide care for patients on the academic health system’s main campus in Hyde Park and in care centers throughout the Chicago region.



Areas of Expertise

  • Melanoma
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Acne
  • Telangiectasia
  • Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia (HHT)
  • Warts
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Screening for Patients with Sun Damage or Concerning Lesions
  • Rosacea
  • Psoriasis
  • Photodynamic Therapy (PDT)
  • Skin Cancer
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Phototherapy
  • Occupational Dermatitis
  • Mole Surveillance
  • Pigmentation Disorders
  • Lichen Planus
  • Mole Mapping
  • Infections of the Skin
  • Drug Allergies
  • Eczema and Atopic Dermatitis
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Dermatopathology
  • Actinic Keratoses

Medical Education

  • Duke University School of Medicine


  • MacNeal Hospital


  • University of Chicago Medicine


  • University of Chicago Medicine

Other Grad Education

  • MPH, University of North Carolina; MBA, University of Chicago

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • American Academy of Dermatology
  • Women's Dermatologic Society
  • Chicago Dermatological Society
  • Association of Professors of Dermatology
  • American Society of Dermatopathology
  • Illinois Dermatological Society
  • Aetna HMO (specialists only)
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO (specialists only)
  • BCBS HMO (HMOI) (specialists only)
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare *see insurance page
  • Aetna Better Health *see insurance page
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Choice Plus POS/PPO
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO) (specialists only)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
  • BCBS Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Choice PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Plus HMO
  • United Choice HMO (specialists only)
  • University of Chicago Health Plan (UCHP)
To Request an Appointment

Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine (DCAM) - Hyde Park

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UChicago Medicine South Loop

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To Refer a Patient

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At a Glance

Board Certifications

  • Dermatopathology
  • Dermatology

Languages Spoken

  • English