Dr. Bharati Chittineni, MD

Dr. Bharati Chittineni, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
45 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Bharati Chittineni, MD is a dermatologist in Bolingbrook, IL. She specializes in dermatology and cosmetic dermatology.Read her story

Forefront Dermatology - Bolingbrook

550 E Boughton Rd Ste 170

Bolingbrook, IL 60440
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • HealthLink
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Chittineni performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Dry Skin
very high
more than 99% of peers
Telogen Effluvium
very high
more than 99% of peers
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Chittineni's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Chittineni's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Chittineni "Dr. Bharati Chittineni, known as “Dr. C”, is a board-certified Dermatologist practicing in the Chicago Suburbs since 2002. With a dedication towards providing comprehensive treatment customized to each individual — from infants to the elderly — Dr. C believes in establishing relationships with her patients that are based on listening, open communication, patient education and empowerment. She is attracted to all aspects of dermatology including general, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology with a special interest in skin cancer prevention and treatment. Dermatology has allowed her to fuse her passions of science, art, technology, and creativity with the human spirit."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Chittineni "Forefront Dermatology is committed to providing the most innovative, leading-edge and appropriate medical dermatology solutions for healthy and beautiful skin. Whether you're suffering from an unexplained chronic skin condition, are embarrassed by acne or want a thorough skin cancer screening, we help detect problems before they become critical, physically or emotionally, and treat all diseases involving the skin, hair and nails. Our patients come to us with medical problems they can see and feel. We respect their unique reactions to these conditions, and we understand the effect they have on their lives. We address each patient with empathy, and we design personalized treatment recommendations that respect the whole person, inside and out."
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2  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

50  Conditions Treated

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17  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Biopsy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mole Removal
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Wart Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of Illinois
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Of Illinois
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chittineni has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Dermatology, Member
  • Chicago Dermatological Society, Member

Dr. Chittineni's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chittineni to family and friends
44 total reviews (27 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (44)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Chittineni's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (27)

Great Service by the doctor, however 50.00 co-pays every visit is very expensive especially if your visiting every two weeks. Also, wait time is always a bit much, maybe better scheduling.
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Dr Chitteneni was very professional and offered several options for my skin issue. Unlike some physicians she does not write out a prescription and hurry to get you out of the room. She explained my treatment thoroughly and asked if I had any questions. She offers over-the-counter choices and is...more
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She is always cheerful and peppy. it is fun to go and see her. She is very smart and knows how to treat conditions.
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My husband and I both saw Dr. C last week. She is quite competent and is an outstanding communicator; listening well and explaining everything completely. She quickly made a diagnosis in both cases and the treatments were appropriate. She also gave me some very helpful information on other...more
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Your wonderful feedback and rating mean a lot to me. Thank you.

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I would highly recommend Dr. C. for any dermatological needs.
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So kind of you to leave a review. Thanks for the feedback. I appreciate it very much.

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