Dr. Melinda Simon, MD

Dr. Melinda Simon, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
39 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Melinda Simon, MD is a dermatologist in Deerfield, IL and has been practicing for 8 years. She specializes in dermatology.

Northwestern Medical Group

350 S Waukegan Rd Ste 100

Deerfield, IL 60015
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • HFN
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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more than 85% of peers
Skin Infections
more than 83% of peers
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
more than 81% of peers

Dr. Simon'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Simon "I believe in a respectful and friendly atmosphere to promote healthy skin and healthy living."

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

28  Conditions Treated

4  Procedures

  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion

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.


  • Michigan State University
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Spectrum Health-Butterworth Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Simon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Simon's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Simon to family and friends
11 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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Dr. Simon's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I am so glad I went to Dr. Simon! She and her staff are exceptionally kind and knowledgeable! I have had a few appointments with her, and have been seen right at my scheduled time at each visit. She explained things to me in a very easy to understand manner, including the problem and treatment...more
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I have been seeing Dr Simon for over 2 years and LOVE her. She is sweet, caring and amazingly knowledgeable. She is hard to get into when a new patient but after that she will accommodate you if possible. She also is amazing with follow ups. I would suggest emailing her via My Chart to get quick...more
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While Dr. Simon was very kind and polite, she seemed rushed and walked out of the room while still explaining answers to my questions. She simply prescribed a topical steroid for my daughter's eczema which had been done at a general dermatologist in the past. The eczema continues to reoccur and I'm...more
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I had several small issues to discuss with the doctor, but was informed at my visit that only 1 item would be covered. I had to pick the one item. I was told that I would have to make a subsequent visit for each concern. I found this rather unsettling, since none of the issues, in my opinion,...more
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Good dermatologist as it relates to skin health. Though following two poor experiences with Botox injections with Dr Simon, would not recommend for Botox.
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