Dr. Christopher R Shea MD Dermatologist

Dr. Christopher Shea is a dermatologist in Chicago, Illinois and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Duke University Hospital and University of Chicago Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 31 years. Dr. Shea accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 45 doctors at Duke University Hospital and one of 9 at University of Chicago Medical Center who specialize in Dermatology. He also speaks multiple languages, including French.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Dermatologist: General Dermatology, Dermatopathology

Other Languages Spoken

  • French

Education & Medical Training

Alameda County Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1983–1984

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, Dermatology, 1984–1989

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell Campus
Fellowship, Dermatopathology, 1990–1992

Georgetown University School of Medicine
Class of 1983

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Dermatology
Certified 25 years in Dermatology

American Board of Dermatology
Certified 23 years in Dermatopathology

American Board of Pathology
Certified 16 years in Anatomic Pathology

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Dual role of SIRT1 in UVB-induced skin tumorigenesis.
Ming M, Soltani K, Shea CR, Li X, He YY 2014 1 20

Borderline sebaceous neoplasm in a renal transplant patient without Muir-Torre syndrome.
Kaminska EC, Iyengar V, Tsoukas M, Shea CR 2013 3

Baseline comorbidities in a skin cancer prevention trial in Bangladesh.
Argos, M.,Rahman, M.,Parvez, F.,Dignam, J.,Islam, T.,Quasem, I.,Kumar Hore, S.,Talat Haider, A.,Hossain, Z.,Islam Patwary, T.,Rakibuz-Zaman, M.,Sarwar, G.,La Porte, P.,Harjes, J.,Anton, K.,Kibriya, M. G.,Jasmine, F.,Khan, R.,Kamal, M.,Shea, C. R.,Yunus, M.,Baron, J. A.,Ahsan, H.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois BlueChoice Select
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Tennessee Network 5
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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