David B. Shanker, MD

Dermatologist located in The Loop, Chicago, IL

    1. "The office staff was fantastic, warm and energetic. Dr. David Shanker was great too."

    2. Emma H. google

    1. "Professional, friendly staff. Short wait for physician consult. Pleasant experience."

    2. Verified Patient zocdoc

    1. "Dr. Shanker and his staff are amazing."

    2. Abigail R. zocdoc

    1. "Very professional, accurate and expedient!"

    2. Susan H. zocdoc

    1. "Quick, efficient, friendly, effective. Dr. Shanker gets it done!"

    2. Colin T. zocdoc

    1. "As usual, Dr. Shanker was professional and had an excellent bedside manner."

    2. Larry J. zocdoc

About Dr. Shanker

David B. Shanker, MD, is a trusted and highly experienced medical dermatologist serving patients in the Chicago area. Dr. Shanker is a traditional physician with old-school values, and his patients truly appreciate the friendly, compassionate, and cost-effective care he provides.

As a dermatologist, Dr. Shanker treats a wide range of skin problems, including acne, warts, rashes, eczema, moles, skin tags, and much more. His focus is on what matters most for his patients: effective medical solutions for skin, hair, and nail issues. He does not sell you products, he finds effective solutions.

Dr. Shanker earned his undergraduate degree at the University of Illinois in Urbana and went on to earn his medical degree at the University of Illinois in Chicago. He completed his internal medicine internship at Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge, Illinois, and his dermatology residency at the University of Illinois in Chicago. In 1985, Dr. Shanker established his dermatology practice in the Chicago Loop, and he’s been working continuously as a medical dermatologist ever since. Dr. Shanker is a member of Advocate Physician Partners and Northwestern Medicine Physicians Network.

For the best in medical dermatology care in downtown Chicago, call or use the online scheduler to book an appointment at David B. Shanker, MD.

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David B. Shanker, MD

David B. Shanker, MD, is a trusted and highly experienced medical dermatologist serving patients in the Chicago area. Dr. Shanker is a traditional physician with old-school values, and his patients truly appreciate the friendly, compassionate, and cost-effective care he provides.

As a dermatologist, Dr. Shanker treats a wide range of skin problems, including acne, warts, rashes, eczema, moles, skin tags, and much more. His focus is on what matters most for his patients: effective medical solutions for skin, hair, and nail issues. He does not sell you products, he finds effective solutions.

Dr. Shanker earned his undergraduate degree at the University of Illinois in Urbana and went on to earn his medical degree at the University of Illinois in Chicago. He completed his internal medicine internship at Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge, Illinois, and his dermatology residency at the University of Illinois in Chicago. In 1985, Dr. Shanker established his dermatology practice in the Chicago Loop, and he’s been working continuously as a medical dermatologist ever since. Dr. Shanker is a member of Advocate Physician Partners and Northwestern Medicine Physicians Network.

For the best in medical dermatology care in downtown Chicago, call or use the online scheduler to book an appointment at David B. Shanker, MD.


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Our Grayslake Office has closed

Please call the Chicago office for medical records or questions relating to the Grayslake office

Dr. Shanker can also be seen in Northbrook, Illinois

at Dermatology Partners of the North Shore 

400 Skokie Blvd.
Ste. 475
Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) 272 -4433

 

 

Meet Our Staff!

Mary, Brenda, Debbie

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We accept most insurances!

Please check with your insurance carrier to be sure we are your preferred provider. Call our office for any questions about coverage.

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Testimonials

Words from our patients

  • ZocDoc

    Dr. Shanker diagnosed my problem within seconds. He then provided a thorough explanation of the various causes for my condition and ways that I could avoid pestering it."

    Verified Patient
  • ZocDoc

    "He was very straight forward with me and was able to diagnose my skin condition very quickly. I would recommend him to anyone."

    Verified Patient
  • ZocDoc

    "The staff at Dr. Shanker's office were super friendly and efficient. They made me, a first time patient, feel right at home."

    Verified Patient
  • ZocDoc

    "Very thorough, shortest wait time I’ve ever had in a doc office and reception was great."

    Verified Patient
Location
David B. Shanker, MD
25 East Washington St, Ste 1131
The Loop

Chicago, IL 60602
Phone: 312-253-4601
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312-253-4601