Dr. Amy F Taub MD Dermatologist

Dr. Amy Taub is a dermatologist in Lincolnshire, Illinois and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital and Northwestern Memorial Hospital. She received her medical degree from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and has been in practice for 29 years. Dr. Taub accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 9 doctors at Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital and one of 103 at Northwestern Memorial Hospital who specialize in Dermatology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Dermatologist: General Dermatology

Clinical Interests: Botulinum Toxins, Skin, Melanoma, Radiofrequency, Dysplastic Nevus Syndrome, Acne Vulgaris, Cosmetic Techniques, Photosensitizing Agents, Skin Aging, Aminolevulinic Acid, Rejuvenation, Treatment Outcome, Photochemotherapy, Skin Tightening, Body Contouring

Education & Medical Training

McGaw Medical Center - Northwestern University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1985–1986

McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
Residency, Dermatology, 1986–1989

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Class of 1985

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Dermatology
Certified 24 years in Dermatology

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FAAD), American Academy of Dermatology

Fellow (FASDS), American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Top Doctor in Dermatology, Castle Connolly

One of the best Plastic and Cosmetic Surgeons, Plastic Surgery Practice Magazine

One of Best Doctors in Dermatology, U.S. News and World Report

Publications & Presentations

A randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind phase III trial investigating the efficacy and safety of incobotulinumtoxinA in the treatment of glabellar frown lines using a stringent composite endpoint.
Hanke, C. W.,Narins, R. S.,Brandt, F.,Cohen, J. L.,Donofrio, L. M.,Downie, J.,Heinz, M.,Harrington, L.,McDaniel, D. H.,Nestor, M.,Schlessinger, J.,Schlöbe, A.,Taub, A.,Weiss, R. A.

Treatment of Acne Scars of Skin Types II to V by Sublative Fractional Bipolar Radiofrequency and Bipolar Radiofrequency Combined with Diode Laser.
Taub, A.F., Garretson, C.B.

A randomized, blinded, bilateral intraindividual, vehicle-controlled trial of the use of photodynamic therapy with 5-aminolevulinic Acid and blue light for the treatment of actinic keratoses of the upper extremities.
Taub, A.F., Garretson, C.B.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • BCBS Illinois BlueChoice Select

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