Dr. William Caro, MD

Dr. William Caro, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 83
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. William Caro, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Chicago, IL. He is 83 years old and has been practicing for 58 years.

676 N Saint Clair St Ste 1840

Chicago, IL 60611

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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

Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
very high
more than 93% of peers
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
very high
more than 92% of peers
Dry Skin
high
more than 89% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Caro "I am a practicing dermatologist and Professor of Dermatology at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago."
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Specialties

  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
  • Dermatopathology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Boil
  • Cancer
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dry Skin
  • Folliculitis
  • Fungal Infections
  • Intertrigo
  • Keloid Scar
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Psoriasis
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Diseases
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Lesion
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Warts
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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Biopsy
  • Dermatology Procedure
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Mole Removal
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Lesion Biopsy
  • Skin Screenings
  • Skin Surgery
  • 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

  • University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1955
  • University of Illinois At Chicago / College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1959
  • Cook Co Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1960
  • Earle D. Osborne Fellowship in Dermatopathology
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1967
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1966
  • University Of Illinois At Chicago Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1961
  • AFIP
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1967

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Caro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

Dr. Caro's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Caro to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews
Dr. Caro's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Dr. Caro accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Caro has admitting privileges

Northwestern Memorial Hospital
251 E Huron St
Chicago, IL 60611
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