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. 

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Medical 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 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
     hands
•    Fine lines and wrinkles
•    Redness and vessels on the face

Meet Our Clinicians

Rubenstein-E-cropped-for-weEmily Rubenstein, D.O., is a 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, 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.

Location and Contact Information 

Our offices are located on the Swedish Covenant Hospital main campus:

5140 N. California Ave., #775
Chicago, IL 60625

Hours of operation:
Monday: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Tuesday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Wednesday: 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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







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