You will be mailed an extensive history form to help determine possible sources for your dermatitis to complete prior to your first visit.
Brian Bonish, MD, is a board-certified dermatologist with specific clinical interest in the dermatologic conditions of psoriasis, atopic dermatitis and contact dermatitis. He joined the dermatology staff at Rush in July 2008 as an assistant professor. Bonish holds a BS in microbiology and an MS in cellular and molecular biology from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. In 2003, he received his MD/PhD with distinction from Loyola University Chicago’s Stritch School of Medicine in Maywood, Ill. His postdoctoral work at Loyola Health System included an internship in the Department of Internal Medicine and a residency in the dermatology division, where he also served as chief resident.
Bonish has extensive research experience in dermatology and immunology, beginning with his master’s and doctoral theses and continuing through his postdoctoral fellowship work at Loyola with Brian J. Nickoloff, MD, PhD, and Kenneth Gordon, MD. He is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, the Chicago Dermatology Society, the Society for Investigative Dermatology, the Illinois Dermatological Society and the Dermatology Foundation. He has published numerous articles, abstracts and book chapters.