Dermatology

The Division of Dermatology has board-certified dermatologists who have diverse areas of concentration, including aesthetic dermatology, psoriasis, patch testing, and skin cancer. Some of the most common diseases treated include:

  • Contact Allergies
  • Skin tumors
  • Psoriasis
  • Acne
  • Atopic dermatitis
  • Warts
  • Skin cancer

The Center for Skin Cancer and Mohs Micrographic Surgery at the Loyola Family Health Center at LaGrange Park offers patients a comprehensive program for the prevention, early diagnosis, and treatment of melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancers. The center focuses on basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, DFSP and melanoma, among others.

The Psoriasis Center, also in LaGrange Park, aims to improve the quality of life for individuals with psoriasis through clinical care, research, and education. Patients with psoriasis are evaluated and treated using traditional topical therapies, phototherapy, systemic treatments, and new biologic therapies. Treatment for psoriatic arthritis also is available.

The Cosmetic Dermatology and Laser Center, located at Loyola Family Health Center at LaGrange Park, offers various procedures to improve the signs of aging, including:

  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Laser Surgery including Fraxel Dual
  • Botox Injections
  • Cosmetic Dermal Filler for Wrinkles
  • Sclerotherapy for Leg Veins
  • Chemical Peels
  • Dermabrasion and Microdermabrasion
  • Restylane-L, Perlane-L, Radiesse, Juvederm Ultra XC, Sculptra

Other special clinics offered by the division include:

  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery for Skin Cancer
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Cancer Reconstruction (Flaps - Grafts)
  • Melanoma
  • Pediatric Dermatology Clinic
  • Contact Occupational Dermatitis Clinic
  • Ethnic Skin Clinic

Faculty

Rebecca Tung, MD

Associate Professor
Division Director, Dermatology

Specialties

  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery for Skin Cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Dermatologic Surgery
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Skin Cancer
  • Laser Therapy and Surgery
  • Moles
  • Skin Cancer Reconstruction (Flaps/Grafts)
  • General Dermatology with Skin Cancer Surveillance

Locations
Loyola Center for Health at LaGrange Park
Loyola Center for Health at Burr Ridge
Loyola Center for Health at Orland Park

Anthony Peterson, MD

Assistant Professor

Specialties

  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • General Dermatology
  • Dermatologic Surgery

Locations
Loyola Center for Health at LaGrange Park

Wendy Schumacher, DO

Assistant Professor

Specialties

  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Laser Surgery
  • Eczema
  • Atopic Dermatitis
  • Psoriasis
  • Genetic Skin Disorders
  • Autoimmune Skin Disorders
  • Hemangioma
  • Strawberry Birthmarks
  • Skin Capillary Malformations
  • Port Wine Stains
  • Moles
  • Acne

James W. Swan, MD

Professor

Specialties

  • Clinical Trials

Locations
Loyola Center for Health at LaGrange Park