Vanessa C. Lichon, MD
Board-Certified Dermatologist
Fellowship-Trained Mohs Surgeon


Undergraduate Degree:
University of Notre Dame, IN

Medical Degree:
University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, IL

Dermatology Residency:
Loyola University Medical Center, IL

Mohs Fellowship:
Fletcher Allen Health Care, VT


Board-Certified Dermatologist (American Board of Dermatology)
Fellowship-Trained Mohs Surgeon (American College of Mohs Surgery)

Professional Memberships

American College of Mohs Surgery
American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
American Academy of Dermatology
Chicago Dermatological Society
International Transplant Skin Cancer Collaborative
Illinois Dermatological Society


University of Illinois Avery Brundage Scholarship
University of Notre Dame Female Intramural Athlete of the Year
Welsh Family Hall Sports Award in Memory of Brionne Clary


Lichon V, Barbosa N, Gomez D, Goldman G. An Elongated Leading Edge Facilitates Rotation
Flap Closure: In Vivo Demonstration. Dermatol Surg. 2016 Jan;42(1):100-4

Howe N, Lichon V, Goldman G. A Literature-based Curriculum of Dermatologic Surgery.
American Society for Dermatologic Surgery. 2015.
Lichon V, Goldman G. Treatment of nonmelanoma skin cancer. JAMA Intern Med 2013 Dec

Goldman G, Lichon V. Surgical Treatment of Large Skin Cancers. Facial Plast Surg. 2013

Kranc C, Lichon V, Eilers D. Subungual squamous cell carcinoma. The Dermatologist. 2013

Means AD, Sisto K, Lichon V, et al. Cutaneous Rhodotorula Treated with Photodynamic
Therapy. Dermatol Surg. 2012 Jul;38(7 Pt 1):1100-3.

Kim J, Lichon V, Mehta S. Clear Cell Acanthoma. Skin & Aging. 2011 Oct; 19(10): 48-50.
Wickless SC, McNulty M, Lichon VC. Focally Pigmented Pink Plaque on Back. Arch Dermatol.
2010 Jul;146(7):789-94.

Glick Z, Lichon V, et al. A Child with Multiple Erythematous, Crusted Papules on Trunk and
Extremities. Dermatol Nurs. 2010 Jan-Feb; 22(1): 1-4.

Lichon V, Khachemoune A. Plantar warts: a focus on treatment modalities. Dermatol
Nurs. 2007 Aug; 19(4): 372-375.

Lichon V, Khachemoune A. Left-sided eruption on a child: case study. Dermatol Nurs. 2007
Aug; 19(4): 366-367.

Lichon V, Khachemoune A. Lichen simplex chronicus. Dermatol Nurs. 2007 Jun; 19(3): 276.

Lichon V, Khachemoune A. Xeroderma pigmentosum: beyond skin cancer. J Drugs
Dermatol. 2007 Mar; 6(3): 268-275.

Lichon V, Attasi MB, Khachemoune A. Fibroepithelioma of Pinkus. Skin &
Aging. 2007 Jan; 15(1): 71-74.

Khachemoune A, Lichon V, Blyumin M. A teenager with scaly papules on the trunk and
extremities. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2006 Nov; 55(5): 925-927.

Lichon V, Khachemoune A. Mycetoma: a review. Am J Clin Dermatol. 2006; 7(5): 315-321.

Lichon V, Khachemoune A. Basal cell carcinoma in a patient with xeroderma
pigmentosum. Skin & Aging. 2006 July; 14(7): 80-84.