Dr. Carolyn Jacob, MD

Dr. Carolyn Jacob, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Carolyn Jacob, MD is a dermatologist in Chicago, IL. She specializes in dermatology, pediatric dermatology, and more.Read her story

20 W Kinzie St Ste 1130

Chicago, IL 60654

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Jacob's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hives
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jacob treats Hives more than 90% of her peers

Dr. Jacob treats this condition more than 90% of her peers

Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jacob treats Moles (Benign Skin Lesions) more than 70% of her peers

Dr. Jacob treats this condition more than 70% of her peers

Shingles
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jacob treats Shingles more than 68% of her peers

Dr. Jacob treats this condition more than 68% of her peers

Dr. Jacob's conditions and procedures:

Acne
Acne Scar Removal
Acne Surgery
Actinic Keratosis
Aesthetic Hand Rejuvenation
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Benign Tumor
Birthmark
Botox® Injection
Cancer
Carbon Dioxide Laser Skin Resurfacing Treatment
Cellulitis
Cold Sore
Cosmetic Laser Surgery
Cosmetic Procedure
Dermabrasion
Dermal Filler
Dermatitis
Dermatology Procedure
Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
Earlobe Repair
Excessive Sweating
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Skin Cancer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Folliculitis
Fungal Nail Infection
Hair Loss
Herpes Simplex Infection
Hives
Impetigo
Injection Sclerotherapy
Itchy Skin
Liposuction
Mole Removal
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Plantar Wart
Psoriasis
Rash
Restylane® Injections
Ringworm
Rosacea
Scar Revision Surgery
Seborrheic Dermatitis
Seborrheic Keratosis
Shaving of Skin Lesion
Shingles
Skin Cancer
Skin Discoloration
Skin Diseases
Skin Infections
Skin Surgery
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Varicose Veins
Wart Removal
Warts

About Me

Biography

"Carolyn I. Jacob, M.D. is a Board-Certified Dermatologist, Harvard-Trained Cosmetic and Laser Surgeon, and an Associate Clinical Instructor at Northwestern's Feinberg School of Medicine. She is the Founder and Medical Director of Chicago Cosmetic Su...

Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Aesthetic Medicine
  • Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery
  • Cosmetic Dermatology

Board Certifications

Education

  • Harvard Med School/
    Fellowship Hospital
  • University Of Wi Hospital and Cli
    Residency Hospital
  • McGaw Med Center Of Northwestern
    Residency Hospital
  • 2000
    SkinCare Physicians of Chestnut Hill
    Fellowship Hospital
    2000
  • Indiana University / School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School

Languages

  • French
  • Greek
  • Hindi
  • Macedonian

Awards

Dr. Jacob's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Jacob

4.0

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
75%
(15)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
5%
(1)
1 Star
20%
(4)

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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Being a first time cosmetic injection patient, I was pretty nervous about my visit. Dr. Jacob and her staff are phenomenal at what they do, and really put me at ease. Dr. Jacob was such a huge help and didn't try to sell me on things I didn't need. This whole practice is a wonderful place!
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I had such a great experience with Dr. Jacob that I sent her my mum. We are both very happy with the treatments we received. Dr. Jacob has a very warm personality and knows how to put people at ease: she listens to any concerns we might have and the treatment options are clearly explained. The...Read More
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Dr. Jacob has been my doctor for a number of years, both for dermotologic and cosmetic concerns. She is my go to doctor! Most recently, I saw Dr. Jacob to discuss treatment options for an 8 inch scar on my upper arm following surgery for a spiral humerus fracture last summer. Dr. Jacob took...Read More
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Dr Jacob and her staff are excellent care providers. Very warm and welcoming. Dr Jacob is incredibly easy to talk to and seemed to really understand my needs. She was open to my suggestions and medications I was interested in. I felt like she was really listening. I have told my family and friends...Read More
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I have been seeing Dr Jacob for cosmetic and medical reasons for a while now. I love the office and she is very kind and thorough. Very convenient location and would highly recommend!
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO