Dr. Tina Venetos, MD

Dr. Tina Venetos, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
53 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Tina Venetos, MD is a dermatologist in Lake Bluff, IL and has been practicing for 28 years. She specializes in dermatology.Read her story

Northshore Dermatology Center

925 Sherwood Dr

Lake Bluff, IL 60044
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

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Skin Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
Itchy Skin
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Venetos'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. Venetos' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Venetos "Tina C. Venetos, M.D. is a Board-Certified Dermatologist and the Medical Director of Northshore Dermatology Center. Dr. Venetos has been in private practice in the northern Chicago suburbs since 1996. She attended Loyola University of Chicago, graduating with highest honors in 1986. She then attended University of Illinois College of Medicine and graduated in 1990. After completing an Internal Medicine residency at Evanston Hospital, she completed her dermatology residency from the University of Illinois Medical Center in Chicago. Dr. Venetos is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, Chicago Dermatological Society, Women’s Dermatologic Society and The Dermatology Foundation. Dr. Venetos practices general and cosmetic dermatology for all ages. With a particular interest in skin cancer prevention and early detection, she has organized multiple educational events and skin cancer screenings for her communities. She emphasizes patient education and a treatment plan suitable for each patient. She offers a medically-based approach to skin care combined with close attention to aesthetics. She is dedicated to help you achieve younger, healthier looking skin. Dr. Venetos’ goal as a dermatologist is to provide her patients with the finest professional medical skin care possible. She also attends various seminars and has a special interest and certification in cosmetic and laser procedures providing breakthrough treatments to revitalize and rejuvenate her patients. In addition to treating various skin conditions, Dr. Venetos offers state of the art procedures and specializes in injectables such as Botox, Dysport, Xeomin, Kybella, Juvederm, Restylane, Radiesse, Sculptra and Bellafill. She is also a Bellafill injectable trainer in which she educates other dermatologists. Dr. Venetos’ priority is to deliver the highest level of care to patients in a safe, comfortable and convenient setting."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Venetos "Northshore Dermatology Center is a comprehensive dermatology practice with multiple locations throughout the North suburban area of Chicago. Under the supervision of Dr. Tina Venetos, our offices are staffed with board certified dermatologists, certified physician assistants, Mohs surgeons and licensed estheticians, who are dedicated to addressing all of your skin care needs.

When you visit our office, your skin is our top priority. Dr. Tina Venetos and her entire team work together to ensure that you receive the absolute best experience and we strive to anticipate your needs at every visit.

We believe in educating our patients and providing a personalized, quality skin care program tailored to your specific needs while guiding you through the entire process answering any questions you have along the way.

Northshore Dermatology Center offers the latest state-of-the art and widest selection of cosmetic, dermatologic and surgical procedures on the North shore."

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

49  Conditions Treated

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18  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facial Peel
  • Hair Removal
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Mole Evaluation
  • Mole Removal
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Screenings
  • 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.


  • Loyola University of Chicago
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University of Illinois College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Evanston Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Illinois Medical Center In Chicago
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Venetos has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Greek

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Dermatology, Member
  • Chicago Dermatological Society, Member
  • The Dermatology Foundation, Member
  • Womens Dermatologic Society, Member

Dr. Venetos' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Venetos to family and friends
188 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (188)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Venetos' 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 (7)

Doesn’t spend nearly enough time with patients, especially after they wait for extended periods of time for their appointment. Her get in, get out approach is preceived as lack of genuine concern for her clientele. Would recommend other options, if available
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My teenage son saw Dr. Venetos for a body mole check and she barely spent 5 minutes with him. They asked which moles we wanted checked and never checked the whole body just the ones of our concern. No instruments were used to check these moles just her bare eye to know if they need to be removed. ...more
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Would leave less but this was my only option. I scheduled my first appointment.I had read the negative reviews but decided to book anyways. Bad mistake. My appointment was at 12:30pm (during my lunch break). I got there at 12;20 and was in a room by 12:30. I waited 30 minutes with no one coming...more
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If I could give zero or negative stars I would. My daughter saw Dr. Venetos for the first time for a body check (moles, etc.) and to check on a small area on her torso that looked suspicious. Dr. Venetos spent barely 5 minutes with her. She rushed the exam and gave her a few samples and a...more
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All the horrible things are true! Rude, rushed and I waited forever! Treated a small wart on my palm with dry ice and missed half of it. TERRIBLE
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