Rebecca Tung
M.D., FAAD, Diplomate - American Board of Dermatology, FASDS, FACMS
  • Associate Professor
  • Division Director, Dermatology
  • Dermatology
Mohs Micrographic Surgery for Skin Cancer, Melanoma, Dermatologic Surgery, Cosmetic Dermatology, Skin Cancer, Laser Therapy and Surgery, Moles, Skin Cancer Reconstruction (Flaps/Grafts), General Dermatology with Skin Cancer Surveillance
Board Certifications
  • Dermatology - General Cert: AM Board of Dermatology
Research Summary

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


A novel closure method for surgical defects in atrophic skin using cyanoacrylate adhesive and sutureTayebi,B.; Kaniszewska,M.; Mahoney,A. M.; Tung,R.Dermatologic surgery : official publication for American Society for Dermatologic Surgery [et al.] 2015 ;41(1):177-180

Vitiligo treatment de-mystified: a flow-chart for stratified treatment approaches (commentary)Tung,R.; Le Poole,I. C.Experimental dermatology 2014 ; ( ):

Woronoff ring associated with adalimumab therapy for psoriasisPark,K. K.; Swan,J. W.; Eilers,D.; Tung,R.; Koo,J.Cutis 2014 ;93(2):E1-2

A Rare Collision in Dermatopathology: Basal Cell Carcinoma and Atypical FibroxanthomaSpeiser,J. J.; Aggarwal,S.; Wold,L.; Tung,R.; Hutchens,K. A.The American Journal of Dermatopathology 2014 ; ( ):

Use of a brief educational video administered by a portable video device to improve skin cancer knowledge in the outpatient transplant populationTrinh,N.; Novice,K.; Lekakh,O.; Means,A.; Tung,R.Dermatologic surgery : official publication for American Society for Dermatologic Surgery [et al.] 2014 ;40(11):1233-1239

Unusual clinical presentation of cutaneous angiosarcoma masquerading as eczema: a case report and review of the literatureTrinh,N. Q.; Rashed,I.; Hutchens,K. A.; Go,A.; Melian,E.; Tung,R.Case reports in dermatological medicine 2013 ;2013( ):906426

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 trialDubina,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 2013 ;12(4):261-266

Preferential secretion of inducible hsp70 by vitiligo melanocytes under stressMosenson,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 2013 ; ( ):

Cutaneous Rhodotorula treated with photodynamic therapy.Means,A. D.; Sisto,K.; Lichon,V.; Monaghan,D.; O'Keefe,P.; Tung,R.Dermatologic Surgery 2012 ;38(7 Pt 1):1100-1103

Medical School
  • Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Dermatology
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Mohs Micrographic Surgery
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