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

Medicine

Dermatology
Associate Professor
Division Director, Dermatology

Languages Spoken

English

Clinical Expertise

  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Dermatologic Surgery
  • General Dermatology with Skin Cancer Surveillance
  • Laser Therapy and Surgery
  • Melanoma
  • Moles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Cancer Reconstruction (Flaps/Grafts)
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery for Skin Cancer

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

Dermatology - General Cert: AM Board of Dermatology

Research

  • 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
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  • 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
  • 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
  • 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.