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

Medicine

Dermatology
Associate Professor
Division Director, Dermatology

Languages Spoken

English

Clinical Expertise

  • Moles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Cancer Reconstruction (Flaps/Grafts)

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
American Board of

Research

  • 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.]
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  • 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.