Dermatologist: Rebecca Tung, MD | Loyola Medicine

Rebecca Tung, MD, FAAD,Diplomate - American Board of Dermatology,FASDS,FACMS

Medicine

Dermatology
Professor
Division Director, Dermatology

Languages Spoken

English

Clinical Expertise

  • Melanoma
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery

About Dr. Tung

Interests
Gardening, Family, Theater, Travel, Volunteering for Medical and Educational Help, Art

Medical Education

Medical School
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Residency
Cleveland Clinic Foundation - Dermatology
Fellowship
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation - Mohs Micrographic Surgery

Board Certification

American Board of Dermatology

Research

  • A Retrospective Analysis of Surveillance Adherence of Patients after Treatment of Primary Cutaneous Melanoma Reserva, J.; Janeczek, M.; Joyce, C.; Goslawski, A.; Hong, H.; Yuan, F. N.; Balasubramanian, N.; Winterfield, L.; Swan, J.; Tung, R., The Journal of clinical and aesthetic dermatology
  • Comparison of three embedding media for preparation of frozen sections for Mohs micrographic surgery Reserva, J.; Krol, C.; Speiser, J.; Adams, W.; Tung-Hahn, E.; Alam, M.; Tung, R., International journal of dermatology
  • Incidence of androgenic dermatological side effects following placement of a levonorgestrel intrauterine device for menorrhagia: A survey-based study Lullo, J. J.; Ethington, E.; Arshanapalli, A.; Reserva, J.; Jiang, A.; Adams, W.; Graziano, S.; Tung, R., Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
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  • One Thousand Five Hundred Fifty Nanometer Erbium-Doped Nonablative Fractional Laser for the Treatment of Striae Distensae in Patients of Skin of Color (Fitzpatrick Skin Types IV-VI) Park, K. K.; Roberts, E.; Tung, R. C., Dermatologic surgery : official publication for American Society for Dermatologic Surgery [et al.]
  • Processing Adipose-Rich Mohs Samples: A Comparative Study of Effectiveness of Pretreatment With Liquid Nitrogen Versus Flash Freezing Spray Reserva, J.; Kozel, Z.; Krol, C.; Speiser, J.; Adams, W.; Tung, R., The American Journal of Dermatopathology
  • Eruptive Penile Syringomas in an Adolescent: Novel Approach with Serial Microexcisions and Suture-Adhesive Repair Todd, P. S.; Gordon, S. C.; Rovner, R. L.; Tung, R., PEDIATRIC DERMATOLOGY
  • A novel closure method for surgical defects in atrophic skin using cyanoacrylate adhesive and suture Tayebi, B.; Kaniszewska, M.; Mahoney, A. M.; Tung, R., Dermatologic surgery : official publication for American Society for Dermatologic Surgery [et al.]
  • Aggressive Squamous Cell Carcinoma Within A Burn Scar Complicated by M. Fortuitum Infection: Combination Treatment With Antibiotic Therapy Mohs Surgery, Amnion-Chorion Graft, and Low-Intensity Pulsed Dye Laser, Fancher, W.; Desai, S.; Peterson, A.; Tung, R., Dermatologic surgery : official publication for American Society for Dermatologic Surgery [et al.]
  • Blastomycosis and Pregnancy: An Unusual Postpartum Disease Course Surprenant, D.; Kaniszewska, M.; Hutchens, K.; Go, C.; O'Keefe, P.; Swan, J.; Tung, R., Case reports in dermatology
  • Effect of Needle Size on Pain Perception in Patients Treated With Botulinum Toxin Type A Injections: A Randomized Clinical Trial Alam, M.; Geisler, A.; Sadhwani, D.; Goyal, A.; Poon, E.; Nodzenski, M.; Schaeffer, M. R.; Tung, R.; Minkis, K., JAMA dermatology
  • Novel Use of Preoperative Epidermal Coloring of Very Small Dermatological Specimens-Protocol for Reduction of Lost Specimens Surprenant, D.; Garib, G.; Hutchens, K.; Dreifke, M.; Speiser, J.; Winterfield, L.; Peterson, A.; Krol, C.; Adams, W.; Tung, R., The American Journal of Dermatopathology
  • TNF-alpha inhibition can stabilize disease in progressive vitiligo Webb, K. C.; Tung, R.; Winterfield, L. S.; Gottlieb, A. B.; Eby, J. M.; Henning, S. W.; Le Poole, I. C., The British journal of dermatology
  • Treatment of Acne Vulgaris With Salicylic Acid Chemical Peel and Pulsed Dye Laser: A Split Face Rater-Blinded, Randomized Controlled Trial, Lekakh, O.; Mahoney, A. M.; Novice, K.; Kamalpour, J.; Sadeghian, A.; Mondo, D.; Kalnicky, C.; Guo, R.; Peterson, A.; Tung, R., Journal of lasers in medical sciences
  • Tumour necrosis factor-alpha inhibition can stabilize disease in progressive vitiligo Webb, K. C.; Tung, R.; Winterfield, L. S.; Gottlieb, A. B.; Eby, J. M.; Henning, S. W.; Le Poole, I. C., The British journal of dermatology
  • A Rare Collision in Dermatopathology: Basal Cell Carcinoma and Atypical Fibroxanthoma Speiser, J. J.; Aggarwal, S.; Wold, L.; Tung, R.; Hutchens, K. A., The American Journal of Dermatopathology
  • Preferential secretion of inducible HSP70 by vitiligo melanocytes under stress Mosenson, J. A.; Flood, K.; Klarquist, J.; Eby, J. M.; Koshoffer, A.; Boissy, R. E.; Overbeck, A.; Tung, R. C.; Le Poole, I. C., Pigment Cell & Melanoma Research
  • Use of a brief educational video administered by a portable video device to improve skin cancer knowledge in the outpatient transplant population Trinh, N.; Novice, K.; Lekakh, O.; Means, A.; Tung, R., Dermatologic surgery : official publication for American Society for Dermatologic Surgery [et al.]
  • Vitiligo treatment demystified: a flowchart for stratified treatment approaches Tung, R.; Le Poole, I. C., Experimental dermatology
  • Woronoff ring associated with adalimumab therapy for psoriasis Park, K. K.; Swan, J. W.; Eilers, D.; Tung, R.; Koo, J., Cutis
  • Treatment of forehead/glabellar rhytide complex with combination botulinum toxin a and hyaluronic acid versus botulinum toxin a injection alone: a split-face rater-blinded, randomized control trial, Dubina, M.; Tung, R.; Bolotin, D.; Mahoney, A. M.; Tayebi, B.; Sato, M.; Mulinari-Brenner, F.; Jones, T.; West, D. P.; Poon, E.; Nodzenski, M.; Alam, M., Journal of cosmetic dermatology
  • Unusual clinical presentation of cutaneous angiosarcoma masquerading as eczema: a case report and review of the literature Trinh, N. Q.; Rashed, I.; Hutchens, K. A.; Go, A.; Melian, E.; Tung, R., Case reports in dermatological medicine
  • Cutaneous Rhodotorula treated with photodynamic therapy. Means, A. D.; Sisto, K.; Lichon, V.; Monaghan, D.; O'Keefe, P.; Tung, R., Dermatologic Surgery

I conduct research in dermatologic surgery and cosmetic dermatology. Visit PubMed.gov for current and past publications.