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Dr. Joy Jester, MD

Dermatopathology ·  Female · Age 61

Dr. Jester

DuPage Medical Group - Official

17495 La Grange Rd Tinley Park, IL 60487

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(708) 226-7000


Dr. Joy Jester, MD is a dermatopathology specialist in Tinley Park, IL and has been practicing for 29 years. She graduated from Duke U, School of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in dermatopathology and dermatology.


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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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Dr. Jester's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • 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
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Dry Skin
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Cosmetics
  • Erythema Multiforme
  • 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 Warts
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Keloid Scar
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Pemphigoid
  • Pemphigus
  • Pityriasis Rosea
  • Plantar Wart
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Psoriasis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Scabies
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Telogen Effluvium
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

Dr. Jester's Reviews

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Terrible bed side manner... very cold.
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My experience here was horrible!!! She puts a bad name on the Dupage Medical Group !!
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HORRIBLE PT SERVICE! I will never schedule with her again! She is a horrible Dr.! She doesn’t take the time to help you!She told me that she didn’t have time to do a procedure that was mandatory! She ignored me when I asked questions, and talked over me! And she has the nerve not to accept Medicaid, I felt like I cramp after the way that she talked to me.My abscess drained while we were talking.. and she just handed me some sterile gauze and peroxide and had me clean myself! Very UNACCEPTABLE!!
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Will send you home with a bunch of products at once and won't tell you how or when to use any of them. If you tell her the products aren't working, she'll just pile on more products instead of changing them. More products sold equals more money. As far as I'm concerned that's all she cares about. She giggled at me when I said I hate looking at myself and all I want is to be happy with myself when i look in the mirror. Never going back again.
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Dr. Jester took time to answer my daughters questions about psoriasis. She was nice, patient and listened. I would highly recommend.
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Helping patients to understand is the first step in helping them to help themselves.

Specialties

  • Dermatopathology
  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
  • Dermatopathology

Education

1990
U CO
Fellowship Hospital
1988
U CO
Residency Hospital
1985
U AL
Internship Hospital
1983
Duke U, School of Medicine
Medical School
1990
1988
1985
1983

Awards