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Maria L. Colavincenzo, MD

Northwestern Medical Group
  • Dermatology

BIOGRAPHY


Dr. Colavincenzo is a board-certified general medical dermatologist with a special interest in hair loss (alopecia). She also has expertise in the detection and treatment of skin cancer and benign skin growths, and management of acne, eczema, and many other skin conditions.

Dr. Colavincenzo completed her undergraduate degree in biology at Princeton University, attended medical school at the University of Pennsylvania, and completed an internship in internal medicine at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Following her dermatology residency at the Weill Cornell Medical Center/New York Presbyterian Hospital in New York City, Dr. Colavincenzo joined the full-time faculty as an Assistant Professor of clinical dermatology at Cornell before joining the full-time faculty at Northwestern in 2009.

EDUCATION


  • Medical Education
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine - 2004
  • Residency
    New York Presbyterian Hospital-Cornell - 2008

BOARD CERTIFICATION


  • Dermatology

PRIMARY LOCATION


Northwestern Medical Group

676 N. Saint Clair

Arkes 1600

Chicago, IL 60611-2941

312-695-0537

CLINICAL INTERESTS


  • Acne
  • Alopecia Areata
  • Atypical Moles
  • Atypical Skin Infections
  • Blistering Diseases
  • Complex Dermatology
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Cryosurgery
  • Cryotherapy
  • Eczema
  • Erythroderma
  • General Dermatology
  • Geriatrics
  • Hair Loss
  • Hair and Nail Disorders
  • Hirsutism (Excessive Body Hair)
  • Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV/AIDS)
  • Hyperhidrosis
  • Inflammatory Disease
  • Moles
  • Nevi
  • Occupational Dermatology
  • Parapsoriasis
  • Photoaging
  • Phototherapy
  • Psoriasis
  • Rosacea
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Cancer Prevention
  • Skin Diseases in Pregnancy
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Lesions
  • Treatment for Sun-Damaged Skin
  • Tropical Infections
  • Women's Skin Health

ACCEPTED INSURANCE


  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • Aetna US Healthcare HMO
  • BCBS Blue Advantage PPO
  • BCBS Classic Blue
  • BCBS PPO
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Choice Supervalu PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West
  • HFN-Healthcares Finest Network
  • HealthLink
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • PNA (Preferred Network Access)
  • Preferred Plan PPO
  • TriCare(US Military Insurance)
  • Unicare PPO
  • Unicare PPO(Wellpoint Network)
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice Plus
  • UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select
  • UnitedHealthcare Select HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select Plus