Dermatology Physicians Group

Specializing in medical and surgical dermatology in Chicago, IL.

Welcome to Dermatology Physicians Group! Thanks for taking a look at our office, and we hope that you will choose us to be the new home for your skin care needs. We are a friendly, caring group of board-certified dermatologists that are passionate about delivering personalized, expert care. Community dermatology is our specialty, and achieving healthy skin for people of all ages and all skin types is what we do best.

Call us at (773) 938-8128

Meet Our Physicians

Our physicians are board-certified dermatologists and skin health experts. Dr. Carter and Dr. Fox focus on the intricate medical and surgical aspects of dermatology, from acne to advanced skin cancer. Learn more about our dermatologists below.

Stephen Carter, MD, FAAD

Board Certified Dermatologist

Originally from the state of Tennessee, Dr. Carter has been practicing dermatology in the Chicago area since completing his dermatology residency in 2005. Prior to making Chicago his home, he attended college at the University of Tennessee where he received a Bachelor of Science degree and graduated with highest honors (summa cum laude). After graduation, Dr. Carter attended medical school at the University of Tennessee…

John Fox, MD, FAAD

Board Certified Dermatologist

John C. Fox, MD, is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, an active member of the Chicago Dermatological Society, and a diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology (board-certified). Originally from the Commonwealth of Virginia, Dr. Fox completed his undergraduate studies with highest honors (summa cum laude) in Music Performance at Virginia Commonwealth University…


What Our Patients are Saying


Dr. Carter Really listens to you and takes time to answer questions. I never felt rushed. Beautiful and clean office, very nice staff. He's an excellent dermatologist - highly recommend.

Christina L.


Dr. Fox is great and made me feel completely at ease. He answered all of my questions and I was really comfortable speaking with him.

Elizabeth W.


Dr. Carter and he's entire office is very professional. From the front desk to the doctor I had a very nice experience. Dr. Carter explained everything. Answered every question. I left with a clear diagnostic, a treatment and a plan for my situation. Highly recommend!

Mirela F.


Dr. Fox was friendly, knowledgeable, and professional! I felt much more relaxed and hopeful about my skin after my appointment with him and can’t wait to revisit the office for my 10-week check up.

Lynn R.


Dr. Carter was prompt, patient and thorough. He made me feel very comfortable and addressed all my concerns and questions. I’m happy to find a dermatologist I can trust with any future needs.

Alexa F.


I needed to find a new Derm in the city and Dr. Fox was such a great dermatologist! He made me feel confident in his diagnosis, he was thorough in his explanation and was very personable! All in a timely manner! Will go to him next time, no doubt about it!

Jill R.


Dr. Fox was friendly, informative, and very caring. He took the time to answer my questions and listen to my feedback. I'd certainly recommend Dr. Fox!

Joshua H.


Dr. Carter was very thorough and helpful. He answered all of my questions and had lots of great suggestions to help my skin! I had a spot removed and he was quick and explained everything that was happening! Great experience!

Lisa W.


Book an appointment at our Chicago, IL office online. To schedule by phone, call us at (773) 938-8128. Visit our Contact page for location, map, and hours.

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