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Department of Dermatology

Dermatologists at Rush care for patients with skin, hair and nail diseases, including skin cancer. They have expertise is treating common conditions like psoriasis, and rare conditions like cutaneous T-cell lymphoma. And they offer a full range of cosmetic therapies — from Botox and fillers to microneedling to platelet-rich plasma — that can help you feel more confident about the way you look.

The department also includes the following:

  • The latest treatment techniques, like Mohs surgery — offering the highest cure rate of any skin cancer procedure
  • Dermatologists with additional training and board certification in internal medicine — enabling them to better diagnose and treat underlying conditions that cause skin symptoms
  • A research component aimed at understanding the mechanisms of skin diseases and how to better treat them