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Roopal Vashi Kundu, MD

Northwestern Medical Group
  • Dermatology

BIOGRAPHY


Dr. Kundu is an assistant professor of Dermatology and residency program director for the Department of Dermatology. She received her medical degree from Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine and completed her residency training in dermatology at the University of Illinois, where she served as chief resident.

Dr. Kundu's research focuses on the therapy of skin disorders that occur more frequently in individuals with skin of color, and she is the director of the Northwestern Center for Ethnic Skin. This center provides clinical and surgical care, patient education, cosmetic dermatology and clinical trials research.

Dr. Kundu is active on local and national advocacy committees, including the American Academy of Dermatology's Diversity Task Force and Core Curriculum Task Force. She is member of the Board of Directors for the Skin of Color Society.

EDUCATION


  • Medical Education
    Northwestern Univ Feinberg School of Medicine - 2001
  • Residency
    University of Illinois Hospital - 2005

BOARD CERTIFICATION


  • Dermatology

PRIMARY LOCATION


Northwestern Medical Group

676 N. Saint Clair

Arkes 1600

Chicago, IL 60611-2941

312-695-0664

SECONDARY LOCATION


Northwestern Medical Group - Glenview

2701 Patriot Blvd.

Glenview, IL 60026

CLINICAL INTERESTS


  • Acne
  • Alopecia Areata
  • Atopic Dermatitis
  • Atypical Moles
  • Atypical Skin Infections
  • Blistering Diseases
  • Complex Dermatology
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Cosmetic/Aesthetic Dermatology
  • Cryosurgery
  • Cryotherapy
  • Eczema
  • Ethnic Skin
  • General Dermatology
  • Geriatrics
  • Hair Loss
  • Hair and Nail Disorders
  • Hirsutism (Excessive Body Hair)
  • Hyperhidrosis
  • Inflammatory Disease
  • Laser Hair Removal
  • Moles
  • Nevi
  • Parapsoriasis
  • Photoaging
  • Phototherapy
  • Psoriasis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Lesions
  • Treatment for Sun-Damaged Skin
  • 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
  • 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