Dr. Gayle McCloskey, MD

Dr. Gayle McCloskey, MD

Dermatology •  Female • Age 55

  
Accepting new patients

Dr. Gayle McCloskey, MD is a Dermatologist in Crest Hill, IL and has over 24 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. McCloskey has more experience with Cosmetic Dermatology, Dermatologic Oncology, and Dermatologic Care 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 Hill

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Dr. Gayle McCloskey2051 Plainfield Rd Crest Hill, IL 60403
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Premier Dermatology - Morris

Dr. Gayle McCloskey1600 W US Route 6 Morris, IL 60450
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Premier Dermatology - Yorkville

Dr. Gayle McCloskey507 W Kendall Dr Ste 2 Yorkville, IL 60560
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  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
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Dr. McCloskey's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. McCloskey

4.9

Based on 239 ratings

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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  • Listened & answered questions (223)
  • Trusted the provider's decisions (223)
  • Explained conditions well (221)
What could be improved
  • Long wait times (170)
  • Appointment was rushed (4)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (4)
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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!
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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.
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  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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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.
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Teresa Elson – Dec 17, 2019
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So sweet and friendly, absolutely love Dr. McCloskey!
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  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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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.
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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
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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  • Long wait times
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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.
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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.
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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
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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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
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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
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Dec 03, 2019
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Dr. McCloskey was courteous and thorough. The office staff is efficient.
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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.
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Paul Markezich – Nov 16, 2019
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Superb, totally professional physician.
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Nov 15, 2019
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Dr. McCloskey always allows time for questions and concerns, never rushing. She genuinely cares about her patients. I appreciate this, as well as her expertise.
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Nov 14, 2019
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I've been a patient of hers for years and have had an exceptional experience. Treatments were always explained in detail, and very successful.
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Dr. McCloskey accepts the following insurance:

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Practice Areas

Cosmetic Dermatology

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 Dermatology specialists.

Typically treats 88% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Excision of Skin Lesion
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McCloskey performs Excision of Skin Lesion more than 98% of their peers

Dr. McCloskey performs this procedure more than 98% of their peers

Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McCloskey performs Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion more than 96% of their peers

Dr. McCloskey performs this procedure more than 96% of their peers

Shaving of Skin Lesion
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McCloskey performs Shaving of Skin Lesion more than 93% of their peers

Dr. McCloskey performs this procedure more than 93% of their peers

Dermatologic Oncology

Oncologists diagnose and treat cancers of the skin, including melanoma, basal cell carcinoma, and squamous cell carcinoma.Compare with other Dermatologic Oncology specialists.

Typically treats 68% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 9 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Actinic Keratosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McCloskey treats Actinic Keratosis more than 99% of their peers

Dr. McCloskey treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Excision of Skin Lesion
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McCloskey performs Excision of Skin Lesion more than 98% of their peers

Dr. McCloskey performs this procedure more than 98% of their peers

Shaving of Skin Lesion
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McCloskey performs Shaving of Skin Lesion more than 93% of their peers

Dr. McCloskey performs this procedure more than 93% of their peers

Dermatologic Care

Dermatologists diagnose, treat and screen for conditions affecting the skin, including skin cancer, psoriasis, eczema, acne, rosacea, and hair loss.Compare with other Dermatologic Care specialists.

Typically treats 62% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 24 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Dermatitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McCloskey treats Dermatitis more than 100% of their peers

Dr. McCloskey treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Actinic Keratosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McCloskey treats Actinic Keratosis more than 99% of their peers

Dr. McCloskey treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Seborrheic Keratosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McCloskey treats Seborrheic Keratosis more than 98% of their peers

Dr. McCloskey treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

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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
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Boil
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Dry Skin
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Detergents
  • 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
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Genital Herpes
  • Genital Warts
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Hair Loss
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Kaposi's Sarcoma
  • Keloid Scar
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Parapsoriasis
  • Pemphigoid
  • Pityriasis Rosea
  • Plantar Wart
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Psoriasis
  • Purpura
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Scabies
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Sunburn
  • Telogen Effluvium
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

About Me

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 ac...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

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