Dr. May Chow, MD

Dr. May Chow, MD

Dermatology  |  
Female
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Dr. May Chow, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Olympia Fields, IL. She has been practicing for 33 years.

3700 W 203rd St Ste 204

Olympia Fields, IL 60461

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
very high
more than 97% of peers
Dermatitis
very high
more than 92% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 88% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Chow "Treat your patients like your own family"
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Specialties

  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acanthosis Nigricans
  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Basosquamous Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Breast Diseases
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Dry Skin
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Genital Herpes
  • Genital Warts
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Keloid Scar
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pityriasis Rosea
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Psoriasis
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Scabies
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Shingles
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Diseases
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Sunburn
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Biopsy
  • Biopsy of Affected Tissue
  • Botox® Injection
  • Dermal Filler
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facial Peel
  • Hair Removal
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing
  • Mole Removal
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Resurfacing
  • Skin Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • 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.

Education

  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Northwestern University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University Of Chicago
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • National Institute Of Health
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • McGaw Medical Center Of Northwestern Unversity
    Other Education | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chow has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Cantonese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Chow does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Chow and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Chow's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chow to family and friends
3.7
based on 14 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Chow's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Illinois |
I love Dr. Chow! I've been a patient of her's for almost 10 years. I struggled with adult acne and she was finally the doctor who cleared my skin! She didn't give up on me, worked hard to find a solution to my acne and now I have beautiful, clear skin that actually gets complimented on! She is a...more
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Chicago Heights, IL |
I have been seeing Dr. May Chow for years and was always happy with her as my dermatologist until recently. I saw Dr. Chow 4/11 and she informed me that my insurance was no longer accepted, she refilled a couple prescriptions to tide me over and basically said goodbye. I was shocked! I called my...more
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in Homewood, IL |
When I called to schedule an appointment as a new patient, I was fortunate enough to get in the next morning. I had developed a rash. Dr. Chow listened to my explanation, examined the area, also did a full body scan, and then I she sat down next to her computer as she went over everything. She...more
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Lansing, IL |
I was misdiagnosed, no full body check was done, my concerns were brushed off. All in all, a bad experience.
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Visit Dr. Chow

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Chow accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
    Advantage
    Choice POS
    Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Chow has admitting privileges

Advocate South Suburban Hospital
17800 Kedzie Ave
Hazel Crest, IL 60429
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Franciscan Health Chicago Heights
1423 Chicago Rd
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
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Franciscan Health Olympia Fields
20201 Crawford Ave
Olympia Fields, IL 60461
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