Dr. Gayle McCloskey, MD

Dr. Gayle McCloskey, MD

DermatologyFemaleAge 57

Accepting new patients

Dr. Gayle McCloskey, MD is a Dermatologist in Crest Hill, IL and has over 26 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. McCloskey has more experience with Skin Cancer & Excision, Cosmetic Skin Procedures, and Skin Conditions than other specialists in her area. She graduated from Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine medical school in 1996. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. McCloskey to book an appointment.

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Premier Dermatology - Crest Hill2051 Plainfield Rd Crest Hill, IL 60403
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Premier Dermatology - Morris1600 W US Route 6 Morris, IL 60450
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Premier Dermatology - Yorkville507 W Kendall Dr Ste 2 Yorkville, IL 60560
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Dr. McCloskey's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. McCloskey

4.9

Based on 240 ratings

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Dr. Gayle McCloskey is very thorough, friendly yet professional, open to dialogue and, most importantly, I trust her! I have and will continue to recommend her to family, friends, and anyone seeking expert an expert dermatologist.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Christine S Marszalek – Oct 31, 2021
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Dr. McClusky is an excellent doctor. She is very thorough and takes the time necessary to address any concern that I might have.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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MARY C Figlewski – Apr 29, 2021
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she is the worst she completely missed the melanoma on my face that I kept pointing out to her for a year and that I had melanoma before . she didn't even take a biopsy. instead her words to me were "if it bothered me she could freeze it off which she did .and when it came back thank god she was to busy so they gave me dr neubauer one look at it and he took a biopsy .well I now have malignant melanoma .and will need facial reconstructions no thanks to mccloskey
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marilyn wilde – Aug 31, 2020
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Love Dr McCloskey! She is very thorough and knowledgeable. Takes the time to ask if there are any other concerns; answers questions and explains everything so you can understand. Very personable as well!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Mary Deklerk – Dec 26, 2019
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very nice and helpfull
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Erik roland – Dec 19, 2019
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Always on time and very pleasant to talk to.
What went well
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Dec 18, 2019
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Dr McCloskey is very thorough. She takes the time to explain everything in detail and works with you regarding your health plan. She is very kind and and truly cares for her patients.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Teresa Elson – Dec 17, 2019
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So sweet and friendly, absolutely love Dr. McCloskey!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Dec 14, 2019
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Very Good. She was however behind schedule. I felt she rushed my apt. to make up time. I was there on time.
What went well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Dec 13, 2019
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I've been a patient of Dr. McCloskey's for 8 years. This was my yearly skin check. She is always very thorough and explains all of her findings. She is very friendly and caring.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Maryann Jozwiak – Dec 13, 2019
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Been a patient for over 20 years. Dr. Mccloskey has always been very kind and knowledgeable. She takes her time to explain everything and makes you feel comfortable.
What went well
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Dec 12, 2019
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Dr. McCloskey is thorough, kind and caring.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Dec 12, 2019
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She is awesome! I originally took my son to her in 2001 for a wart issue-problem solved! I have been going to her 10 years for a yearly checkup. I’ve moved to Michigan and still come to her once a year.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Cathe Kettmann – Dec 12, 2019
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Excellent care and very knowledgeable.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Sally WOLLGAST – Dec 08, 2019
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She is always explaining everything she is doing, she takes the time to make you feel at ease. She has a great bedside manner!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Lori Morrell – Dec 06, 2019
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Dr. McCloskey is great ! She explains everything very thoroughly and takes time to listen to your concerns.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Dec 03, 2019
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Dr. McCloskey was courteous and thorough. The office staff is efficient.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Nov 23, 2019
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Great, and listened to all my concerns!
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Nov 23, 2019
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Excellent!!
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Nov 22, 2019
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Very professional while at the same time very personable. Answered my questions in language I could understand. I trust her as a medical care provider.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Paul Markezich – Nov 16, 2019
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Frequently Treated by Dr. McCloskey

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. McCloskey treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. McCloskey treats other conditions, please contact the office at (815) 741-4343.

Skin Cancer & Excision

Oncologists diagnose and treat cancers of the skin, including melanoma, basal cell carcinoma, and squamous cell carcinoma.Compare with other Skin Cancer & Excision specialists.

Dr. McCloskey is experienced in the area of Skin Cancer & Excision. See the graph below to learn more about her experience.

Based on claims data for 16 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. McCloskey
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Actinic Keratosis
Shaving of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Cosmetic Skin Procedures

Cosmetic dermatologists diagnose and treat condition of the skin that affect appearance, such as age spots, wrinkles, unwanted hair, and acne scars.Compare with other Cosmetic Skin Procedures specialists.

Dr. McCloskey is experienced in the area of Cosmetic Skin Procedures. See the graph below to learn more about her experience.

Based on claims data for 10 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. McCloskey
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Hair Loss
Shaving of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Skin Discoloration
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Skin Conditions

Compare with other Skin Conditions specialists.

Dr. McCloskey is experienced in the area of Skin Conditions. See the graph below to learn more about her experience.

Based on claims data for 42 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. McCloskey
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Dermatitis
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Ringworm
Seborrheic Keratosis
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency
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Check Dr. McCloskey's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. McCloskey's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acanthosis Nigricans
  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Birthmark
  • Boil
  • Burn Injuries
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatitis Herpetiformis
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Dry Skin
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Folliculitis
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Genital Warts
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Kaposi's Sarcoma
  • Keloid Scar
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Melanoma Screening
  • Mole Evaluation
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Parapsoriasis
  • Pilonidal Cyst
  • Plantar Wart
  • Psoriasis
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Spider Veins
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Sunburn
  • Telogen Effluvium
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Varicose Eczema
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

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About Me

Care Philosophy

Forefront Dermatology is committed to providing the most innovative, leading-edge and appropriate medical dermatology solutions for healthy and beautiful...Read more

Biography

Dr. McCloskey is a Board-Certified Dermatologist. She had acne when she was younger, which lends her a unique perspective on her patients' skin conditions....Read more

Specialties

  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

Education

Mayo Graduate School Of Med
Residency Hospital
Loyola University Med Center
Internship Hospital
1996
Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American Academy of Dermatology, Member
  • American Medical Association, Member
  • Chicago Dermatological Society, Member
  • OLeary Society, Member
  • Womens Dermatologic Society, Member

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Gayle McCloskey, MD?

Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (815) 249-2718.

Is Dr. Gayle McCloskey, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Gayle McCloskey, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. McCloskey frequently treats Skin Cancer & Excision, Cosmetic Skin Procedures, and Skin Conditions. See all practice areas where Dr. McCloskey specializes.

Where is Dr. Gayle McCloskey, MD's office located?

Dr. McCloskey's office is located at 2051 Plainfield Rd, Crest Hill, IL 60403. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Dr. McCloskey has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.