CHICAGO COSMETIC SURGERY & DERMATOLOGY

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Offering a vast array of dermatologic services dedicated to all facets of the largest part of your body, your skin, Drs. Carolyn I. Jacob and Rachel N. Pritzker strive to provide comprehensive treatments that deliver transformative results. “Patients really appreciate our balanced approach,” says Dr. Jacob. “We treat everyone the way we would like to be treated, while also keeping abreast of the newest advances in dermatology and ...

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Offering a vast array of dermatologic services dedicated to all facets of the largest part of your body, your skin, Drs. Carolyn I. Jacob and Rachel N. Pritzker strive to provide comprehensive treatments that deliver transformative results. “Patients really appreciate our balanced approach,” says Dr. Jacob. “We treat everyone the way we would like to be treated, while also keeping abreast of the newest advances in dermatology and ...

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Drs. Carolyn I. Jacob, Rachel N. Pritzker, Lauren A. Fine & Omer E. Ibrahim
Dermatologist
Chicago, Illinois

Services Offered

  • Botox® Cosmetic / Fillers
  • Aesthetic Injectables
  • Facial Rejuvenation
  • Fat Transfer
  • Fraxel® DUAL Laser
  • Laser Hair Removal
  • Laser Surgery
  • Liposuction
  • Mohs / Skin Cancer Surgery
  • Removal (Moles / Birthmarks Skin Tags / Other Lesions)
  • Scar Revision
  • Sclerotherapy (Vein Treatment)
  • Skin Care / Skin Peels
  • Skin Rejuvenation
  • miraDry®
  • CoolSculpting®
  • ThermiVa®
  • ThermiRF® / ThermiSmooth®
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy
  • Microneedling
  • Acne Scar Treatments
  • Emsculpt®
  • General Dermatology
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing
  • “Liquid Facelift”
  • Thermage® FLX
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A Minute With

1.
OUR DREAM CURE
A cure for melanoma
2.
WHAT SETS YOUR PRACTICE APART?
Our five Dermatologists are all fellowship-trained in cosmetic and laser surgery. With our double board-certified plastic surgeon, physician assistants and licensed estheticians, we are able to address all surgical and cosmetic patient needs. We also perform clinical research on new devices and medications as well as lecture locally, nationally and internationally on the latest in cosmetic injectables, lasers and energy-based devices
3.
WHAT IS THE MOST COMMON MEDICAL MYTH YOU’VE HEARD?
That indoor tanning is safe. It’s not. The risk of melanoma , the deadliest form of skin cancer, increases by 59 percent if you use tanning beds. UVA rays can cause skin cancer, sunspots and wrinkles
4.
WHAT NEW SERVICES ARE YOU EXCITED TO OFFER?
Microblading for perfectly shaped brows and Emtone to reduce cellulite and improve skin tone and texture
5.
WHAT ONE SURGICAL ADVANCEMENT ARE YOU MOST EXCITED ABOUT RIGHT NOW?
Treating surgical scars with lasers and topical growth factors such as PRP
6.
OUR MOST REQUESTED PROCEDURES
Injectables to relax wrinkles and add facial volume, Fraxel DUAL for skin rejuvenation, miraDry for eliminating sweating, and CoolSculpting for fat reduction
7.
WHICH PROCEDURE HAS DEFINED YOUR CAREERS?
Lasers have transformed cosmetic dermatology over the past 25 years. We can safely treat blood vessels, age spots, freckles, veins, scars and wrinkles, and reduce unwanted dark hair. Continued innovation in the field of lasers and energy-based devices has fueled our research division to perform clinical trials on many exciting new devices
8.
WHY DO YOU EMPLOY A LESS-IS-MORE PHILOSOPHY?
In the Midwest people do not want to look overdone or unnatural. We strive to make our patients look like a better version of themselves, not like someone else!
9.
WHAT ARE YOUR MOST REQUESTED PROCEDURES?
Injectables to relax wrinkles and add facial volume, Fraxel DUAL for skin rejuvenation, miraDry to eliminate excessive sweating, and CoolSculpting for fat reduction

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Philosophy

Offering a vast array of dermatologic services dedicated to all facets of the largest part of your body, your skin, Drs. Carolyn I. Jacob and Rachel N. Pritzker strive to provide comprehensive treatments that deliver transformative results. “Patients really appreciate our balanced approach,” says Dr. Jacob. “We treat everyone the way we would like to be treated, while also keeping abreast of the newest advances in dermatology and cosmetic and laser surgery.” With the latest injectable treatments for facial rejuvenation, state-of-the-art devices for laser skin resurfacing and body shaping, and new innovations for hair loss, they provide a start-to-finish treatment for every aesthetic need.

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Education & Credentials

EDUCATION:

Degree:

  • Dr. Jacob: University of Illinois College of Medicine
  • Dr. Pritzker: Rush University

Residency:

  • Dr. Jacob: Dermatology, Marshfield Clinic
  • Dr. Jacob: Dermatology, University of Wisconsin
  • Dr. Pritzker: Dermatology, John H. Stroger Hospital of Cook County

Fellowship:

  • Dr. Jacob: Cosmetic and Laser Surgery, Harvard Medical School
  • Dr. Pritzker: Cosmetic Procedural, Skincare Physicians, Chestnut Hill, MA

BOARD-CERTIFICATION:

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery

AFFILIATIONS:

  • American Academy of Dermatology
  • American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
  • American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
  • Women’s Dermatologic Society

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About Drs. Carolyn I. Jacob, Rachel N. Pritzker, Lauren A. Fine & Omer E. Ibrahim
Education & Credentials

EDUCATION:

Degree:

  • Dr. Jacob: University of Illinois College of Medicine
  • Dr. Pritzker: Rush University

Residency:

  • Dr. Jacob: Dermatology, Marshfield Clinic
  • Dr. Jacob: Dermatology, University of Wisconsin
  • Dr. Pritzker: Dermatology, John H. Stroger Hospital of Cook County

Fellowship:

  • Dr. Jacob: Cosmetic and Laser Surgery, Harvard Medical School
  • Dr. Pritzker: Cosmetic Procedural, Skincare Physicians, Chestnut Hill, MA

BOARD-CERTIFICATION:

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery

AFFILIATIONS:

  • American Academy of Dermatology
  • American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
  • American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
  • Women’s Dermatologic Society
A Minute With

OUR DREAM CURE

A cure for melanoma

WHAT SETS YOUR PRACTICE APART?

Our five Dermatologists are all fellowship-trained in cosmetic and laser surgery. With our double board-certified plastic surgeon, physician assistants and licensed estheticians, we are able to address all surgical and cosmetic patient needs. We also perform clinical research on new devices and medications as well as lecture locally, nationally and internationally on the latest in cosmetic injectables, lasers and energy-based devices

WHAT IS THE MOST COMMON MEDICAL MYTH YOU’VE HEARD?

That indoor tanning is safe. It’s not. The risk of melanoma , the deadliest form of skin cancer, increases by 59 percent if you use tanning beds. UVA rays can cause skin cancer, sunspots and wrinkles

WHAT NEW SERVICES ARE YOU EXCITED TO OFFER?

Microblading for perfectly shaped brows and Emtone to reduce cellulite and improve skin tone and texture

WHAT ONE SURGICAL ADVANCEMENT ARE YOU MOST EXCITED ABOUT RIGHT NOW?

Treating surgical scars with lasers and topical growth factors such as PRP

OUR MOST REQUESTED PROCEDURES

Injectables to relax wrinkles and add facial volume, Fraxel DUAL for skin rejuvenation, miraDry for eliminating sweating, and CoolSculpting for fat reduction

WHICH PROCEDURE HAS DEFINED YOUR CAREERS?

Lasers have transformed cosmetic dermatology over the past 25 years. We can safely treat blood vessels, age spots, freckles, veins, scars and wrinkles, and reduce unwanted dark hair. Continued innovation in the field of lasers and energy-based devices has fueled our research division to perform clinical trials on many exciting new devices

WHY DO YOU EMPLOY A LESS-IS-MORE PHILOSOPHY?

In the Midwest people do not want to look overdone or unnatural. We strive to make our patients look like a better version of themselves, not like someone else!

WHAT ARE YOUR MOST REQUESTED PROCEDURES?

Injectables to relax wrinkles and add facial volume, Fraxel DUAL for skin rejuvenation, miraDry to eliminate excessive sweating, and CoolSculpting for fat reduction

Services
  • Botox® Cosmetic / Fillers
  • Aesthetic Injectables
  • Facial Rejuvenation
  • Fat Transfer
  • Fraxel® DUAL Laser
  • Laser Hair Removal
  • Laser Surgery
  • Liposuction
  • Mohs / Skin Cancer Surgery
  • Removal (Moles / Birthmarks Skin Tags / Other Lesions)
  • Scar Revision
  • Sclerotherapy (Vein Treatment)
  • Skin Care / Skin Peels
  • Skin Rejuvenation
  • miraDry®
  • CoolSculpting®
  • ThermiVa®
  • ThermiRF® / ThermiSmooth®
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy
  • Microneedling
  • Acne Scar Treatments
  • Emsculpt®
  • General Dermatology
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing
  • “Liquid Facelift”
  • Thermage® FLX
Contact doctor for financing details