Dr. Shelley Halper, MD

Dr. Shelley Halper, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Shelley Halper, MD is a dermatologist in La Grange Highlands, IL and has been practicing for 30 years. She graduated from Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in dermatology.

5201 Willow Springs Rd Ste 430

La Grange Highlands, IL 60525

Contact Information

(708) 482-3213

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Halper performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Itchy Skin
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dermatitis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Seborrheic Dermatitis
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Halper'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.

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

61  Conditions Treated

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11  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag 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

  • Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University of Chicago
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Halper has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Halper's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Halper to family and friends
6 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
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Dr. Halper's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr Halper's office seems to be hired by someone who hates the world. Almost every person I have encountered over the years has a superior-than-you, rude demeanor. It is easily the worst physicians office I have ever encountered. They are dismissive and continually sport an attitude that "doctor...more
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I never made it back to my appt, because I was too frustrated with how I was treated when I arrived. I was a new patient, and neither receptionist could look up from what they were doing to greet me properly and make me feel welcome. She said to him, "can you take this one" and it went downhill...more
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Julie, I am sorry that you had a bad experience at the front office. This is an area that is top on our list to improve. Sometimes it can get so busy there that patients may not get the personal attention that they should.. I have made improving the front office as well as our phone system part of our mission for 2017 .

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My experience with this practice is limited to medical/surgical/skin cancer issues. Dr. Halper is a wonderful doctor. She is smart, careful, curious, and thorough. My medical history makes me very susceptible to skin cancer and I trust her expertise completely.
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