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Carolyn I. Jacob, MD

  • Dermatology

BIOGRAPHY


CAROLYN I. JACOB, M.D., Medical Director of Chicago Cosmetic Surgery and Dermatology, is a Board-Certified Dermatologist and a Harvard-Trained Cosmetic and Laser Surgeon.At Chicago Cosmetic Surgery and Dermatology, she provides comprehensive adult and pediatric dermatology, cosmetic procedures including liposuction, Botulinum Toxin, Fillers, and laser surgery. Dr. Jacob graduated from Indiana University and earned her medical degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago. She was Chief Resident of Dermatology at University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics and was one of two physicians selected from across the country for a Cosmetic and Laser Surgery Fellowship at Harvard University, completed in 2000.Her research activities include the investigation and outcomes of various lasers, botulinum toxin and products for skin rejuvenation. She has published over 25 articles and 12 book chapters on dermatology and cosmetic surgery. She is a well known authority on medical skin treatments and speaks in both professional meetings and with the general public media.Dr. Jacob has appeared on various media outlets, including ABC news, ABC's 20/20, NBC news, NBC's ""In the Loop with iVillage"", WGN news, CBS news and FOX. She has also appeared in Cosmopolitan, InStyle, OK magazine, Real Simple, GQ, Men's Health, Women's Health, Allure, Forbes.com, Time out Chicago, Today's Chicago Woman, Chicago Social, the Chicago Tribune and the Chicago Sun-Times.

EDUCATION


  • Medical Education
    University of Illinois College of Medicine - 1995
  • Residency
    University of Wisconsin Hospital - 1999
  • Fellowship
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (Boston) - 2000

BOARD CERTIFICATION


  • Dermatology

PRIMARY LOCATION


Chicago Cosmetic Surgery and Derm.

20 W. Kinzie

#1130

Chicago, IL 60654

312-245-9964
Monday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Thursday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

CLINICAL INTERESTS


  • Acne
  • Atopic Dermatitis
  • Botox Injections
  • Cosmetic Fillers
  • Cosmetic/Aesthetic Dermatology
  • Laser Surgery
  • Liposuction
  • Moles
  • Photo Facial Rejuvenation
  • Photoaging

ACCEPTED INSURANCE


  • Aetna EPO
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS PPO
  • Beech Street
  • Cigna EPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Great West
  • HFN-Healthcares Finest Network
  • Hlth Mrktng Inc (Super PPO)
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS EPO
  • PHCS POS
  • PHCS PPO
  • PNA (Preferred Network Access)
  • PPO Next
  • Preferred Plan PPO
  • Unicare PPO
  • Unicare PPO(Wellpoint Network)