Learn About Park Ridge Dermatology

Learn more about Park Ridge, IL dermatology by reading some of our related articles below. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Derick Dermatology or schedule a consultation at one of our world-class dermatology locations.

How Did Dermatology Begin

When Did Dermatology Begin

While it may seem difficult to imagine, ancient Egyptian physicians practiced dermatology. Even in 3500 B.C., they realized that skin issues mattered to patients. Writings at the time show their understanding of dermatological diseases. Inscriptions and engravings demonstrate that they used arsenic to treat skin cancer and sour milk to improve the skin’s appearance.

Chicagoland Dermatologist

Your Chicagoland Dermatologist

Your Chicagoland Dermatologist Are you seeking medical care or routine checkups for your skin? Have you been Googling the phrase “dermatologist near me” lately? If so, you should know that Derick Dermatology is the Chicago area’s leader in medical services for the skin. And we accept patients of all ages. We currently operate 14 locations.…

Telehealth Dermatology Appointments

Telehealth Dermatology

Telehealth Dermatology Appointment Available There are times in life when it’s difficult to visit one of our locations in person, and with the outbreak of COVID-19, now is one of those times. Fortunately, Derick Dermatology is now offering telehealth dermatology appointments. Convenience With teledermatology, your appointments become faster and easier. Obviously, you don’t have to…

Park Ridge Dermatology

Location Spotlight – Park Ridge

Location Spotlight – Park Ridge Dermatology Since 2006, Derick Dermatology has been providing the Chicago area with quality dermatology services through cutting-edge technology at our state-of-the-art facilities. Dr. Amy Derick and her team of caring professionals serve patients six days a week, with early morning and evening appointments available to accommodate busy schedules. Having just…

Finding Dermatologist

7 Tips to Finding a Dermatologist Right for You

7 Tips to Finding a Dermatologist Right for You Dermatologists are medical doctors that specialize in treatment of the skin. You may not consider a dermatologist to be a necessary member of your medical team, but you might want to reconsider. The many years of education and training in our specialty prepare us to diagnose…

Dermatology for Men

Esthetic Treatments for Men Have Moved Mainstream

Esthetic Treatments for Men Have Moved Mainstream For many years women have enjoyed the benefits of the many esthetic treatments available to enhance and improve their appearance. In recent years the number of men who have discovered that they, too, can benefit from these treatments has been growing. Why Are Men Seeking Treatments? Many men…


Why Scratching Feels So Good – And Why It’s Important to Stop

Why Scratching Feels So Good – And Why It’s Important to Stop. Any time your skin itches your first instinct is to scratch. Scratching that itch can feel good, but the relief won’t last very long. No matter if the cause of the itch is from a bug bite, an illness, or from a persistent…

Why Choose Derick Dermatology?

Why Choose Derick Dermatology Life can get very busy – we all have packed schedules with work, children, hobbies, and other obligations demanding our time. We at Derick Dermatology want to make your life a little easier by providing you dermatological care you can trust and consultation times that fit your schedule. We want you…

Don’t let the sun ruin your summer fun! Here are a few of our sun protection suggestions

Protect Your Skin While You Play This Summer Did you know that it takes only 15 minutes for the ultraviolet (UV) rays from the sun to damage your skin? However, you don’t have to completely avoid fun in the sun to protect your skin. We want you to have a safe and happy summer, so…