The Swedish Skin Institute

The Swedish Skin Institute treats adults and children two years and older with a wide range of medical and cosmetic skin concerns by providing tailored treatments and services in a welcoming, comfortable environment.

Services include treatments of chronic skin conditions, laser hair removal, peels, skin tightening, photo-rejuvenation, laser resurfacing, Botox, injectable fillers and a full line of specialty skin care products. 

Call 773-293-8893 to schedule an appointment.

Telehealth Appointments Available

We offer video visits for primary and specialty care to provide you with the resources you need from the comfort of home.

Ready to Safely Care for You

When telehealth is not an option, our enhanced safety protocols are designed to keep you safe during in-person visits. 

Medical Dermatology Services

The Swedish Skin Institute specializes in the treatment of the following medical conditions:

•    Acne
•    Dry skin
•    Eczema
•    Hair loss
•    Leg veins
•    Mole checks
•    Precancer screening and treatments
•    Psoriasis
•    Rashes
•    Rosacea
•    Skin and nail infections
•    Skin cancer screenings and surgical removal
•    Warts and molluscum contagiousum

Cosmetic Dermatology Services

The Swedish Skin Institute provides the following treatments to address a range of cosmetic skin concerns:

•    Botulinum toxin injections
•    Chemical peels
•    Injectable fillers
•    Laser hair removal
•    Laser resurfacing
•    Photorejuvenation
•    Dyspigmentation of the face, chest and
•    Fine lines and wrinkles
•    Redness and vessels on the face

Meet Our Board-Certified Dermatology Specialists

Rubenstein, Emily

Emily Rubenstein, D.O.

Dr. Rubenstein a board-certified dermatologist who treats both medical and cosmetic skin conditions in adults and children. She attended Midwestern University for medical school and completed her residency at Nova Southeastern University/Broward General Medical Center in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. 

“I create a personal relationship with each patient and their family. I’ll treat the child, the mother and the grandmother—for example, we can address the eczema in the child, and the fine lines in the mother. My patients become a part of my family.” – Dr. Emily Rubenstein

Patel, Ankita

Ankita Patel, PA-C

Ankita Patel, PA-C, is a board-certified physician assistant who has been practicing since 2009. Ankita received her bachelor’s degree in community health/health administration and planning at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign.  After graduating she went on to complete a physician assistant program at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale where she did her elective rotation and preceptorship in dermatology and discovered her passion for the field.  

Ankita enjoys all aspects of dermatology, including treating conditions such as acne, warts, eczema, and psoriasis. She also has experience with laser surgery and skin of color.   

Ankita is an active member of the Illinois Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, the American Academy of Physician Assistants and Illinois Academy of Physician Assistants.

Contact Us

Our offices are located on the Swedish Hospital campus:

5140 N. California Ave., Suite 650
Chicago, IL 60625

Hours of operation:
Monday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (No Patients)
Tuesday: 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Wednesday: 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Please call 773-293-8893 to schedule an appointment.

Ready to Safely Care for You

Swedish Hospital is operating under enhanced safety protocols to provide a comfortable and safe environment for our patients, physicians, nurses and hospital staff.

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