Carolyn I. Jacob, M.D. Is a Board-Certified Dermatologist, Harvard-Trained Cosmetic and Laser Surgeon, and Founder and Medical Director of Chicago Cosmetic Surgery and Dermatology, located at 20 West Kinzie in Chicago’s River North neighborhood.
Dr. Jacob is a graduate of Indiana University with a B.S. In Biology, and attended the University of Illinois College of Medicine. She was Chief Resident of Dermatology at University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics, and completed a Laser Surgery Fellowship at Harvard, SkinCare Physicians.
Dr. Jacob is a well-known expert on all medical skin issues, and has been published in numerous articles and medical textbook chapters on dermatology and cosmetic and laser surgery. She is a frequent speaker at professional meetings, and her expertise has been featured in Television, Print and Online media including CBS, ABC, FOX News, various websites, Chicago Tribune, Esquire, Allure, Forbes, and Self Magazine.
Tracy Campbell, M.D. is a board certified dermatologist who is fellowship-trained in Mohs micrographic and reconstructive surgery, cutaneous oncology, and laser and cosmetic surgery.
Dr. Campbell is a Summa Cum Laude graduate of Creighton University and Creighton University School of Medicine. During medical school, she was elected to the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, and in undergraduate study Dr. Campbell was the recipient of the “Theologian of the Year” award for her outstanding academic accolades in theology. Dr. Campbell completed her internship in the Chicago area at Resurrection Medical Center, and went on to complete a residency in dermatology at Rush University Medical Center under the direction of Dr. Michael Tharp. During her training at Rush, she was chosen as Chief Resident due to her natural leadership abilities.
Following residency, Dr. Campbell completed a much sought after laser, cosmetic and Mohs micrographic surgery fellowship at the University of California, Davis. Dr. Campbell’s year-long fellowship included cosmetic training by Dr. Suzanne Kilmer, one of the most world renowned experts in laser surgery and cosmetics. Dr. Campbell enhanced her knowledge of cutting edge laser technology and cosmetic techniques during her tutelage under Dr. Kilmer. She then spent a year at the University of California, Davis to complete her Mohs training with experts in cutaneous oncology and facial reconstruction. Dr. Campbell is an expertly trained clinician in lasers, cosmetic procedures, botulinum toxin injections, fillers, skin cancer, reconstruction, and other related subjects. Dr. Campbell had lectured regionally and nationally on various dermatology topics. She has written several academic manuscripts in cosmetic dermatology, surgical dermatology, and medical dermatology journals, instructing other dermatologists on a wide variety of procedures and techniques. Dr. Campbell has also written and lectured extensively on a variety of general and dermatology topics. Amongst others, her work has been published in Dermatologic Surgery and The Archives of Dermatology. Her professional affiliations include the American College of Mohs Surgery, the American Society for Lasers in Medicine and Surgery, the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, Chicago Dermatologic Society, and the Women’s Dermatologic Society, and she is also a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology.
Dr. Conrad is Board Certified in Dermatology practicing since 2000, and a fellow member of the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery. Dr. Conrad earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She earned her medical doctorate from the University Of Florida College Of Medicine in 1996.
She completed her Internal Medicine Internship at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, and then served as Chief Dermatology Resident at the University of Chicago Hospital, completing her residency in 2000. Dr. Conrad practiced Dermatology in Boca Raton, Florida before relocating to Chicago and practicing in the Western Suburbs of Chicago since 2003. Dr. Conrad’s areas of special focus are skin cancer screenings and surgery, alopecia (hair loss), pediatric dermatology and numerous cosmetic procedures including a strong interest in the “global approach” to facial rejuvenation which takes into account a patient’s entire face and not just one particular area when evaluating and restoring non-surgical facial contour and volume.
Dr. Niki Christopoulos is a plastic surgeon specializing in Aesthetic Plastic Surgery of the face, breast and body. She completed her medical school at Chicago Medical School and then went on to complete an intensive seven year surgical training at Rush Univeristy, one of Chicago’s leading university centers. She is Board Certified by both the American Board of Plastic Surgery as well as the American Board of Surgery. She is an active member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the largest and most prestigious plastic surgery specialty organization in the world, as well as the Illinois Society of Plastic Surgeons.
Dr. Christopoulos’ goal is to enhance and restore each patient to his or her best possible form; to help each patient achieve their desired goal for aesthetic improvement while maintaining the highest standards for safety, ethics, and preserving the unique appearance of each individual.
She has authored numerous journal articles as well as book chapters and presented at national and international surgery meetings on the topics of plastic and reconstructive surgery.
Practicing since 1991, Kathleen Albrecht, M.D. is a graduate of Georgetown University Medical School, and is fellowship-trained in the highly sub-specialized field of Ophthalmic, Plastic, Reconstructive and Orbital Surgery.
Dr. Albrecht specializes in removing extra skin and unsightly bags around the eyes to restore a more youthful and rested appearance.
All surgeries are performed at Chicago Cosmetic Surgery and Dermatology’s state-of-the-art surgery suites under local anesthesia for our patients ease, comfort and privacy, as well as minimizing down-time and recovery.
Dr. Albrecht is a Board Certified Ophthamologist, and Oculoplastic Surgeon.