Cristina R. Camara, MD
Board-Certified Dermatologist
4.9 /5
700 reviews
I love being able to treat people of all ages and different generations within families.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
I appreciated the time and welcoming nature of the staff and doctor.
Survey
4.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
My doc is very good to me and takes excellent care of me.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr. Canada diagnosed perfectly and treatment is working , and I’m most grateful.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
I was so impressed how the office and staff handled the restrictions because of the Covid virus.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr. Camara is a wonderful and passionate doctor. She is professional and an outstanding diagnostician.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
I love going to the Crest Hill office. Staff members are always friendly and treat patients with respect. Dr. Camara is always pleasant,kind and patient in answering questions.
Survey
5.0/5
Survey Forefront Dermatology
There was a short wait. The biopsy was painless. She is very calm person and explains everything she does before she does it,
Google
5.0/5
Google Forefront Dermatology
There was a short wait. The biopsy was painless. She is very calm person and explains everything she does before she does it,
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr. Camara quickly resolved my concerns.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Great
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
I appreciated the time and welcoming nature of the staff and doctor.
Survey
4.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
My doc is very good to me and takes excellent care of me.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr. Canada diagnosed perfectly and treatment is working , and I’m most grateful.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
I was so impressed how the office and staff handled the restrictions because of the Covid virus.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr. Camara is a wonderful and passionate doctor. She is professional and an outstanding diagnostician.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
I love going to the Crest Hill office. Staff members are always friendly and treat patients with respect. Dr. Camara is always pleasant,kind and patient in answering questions.
Survey
5.0/5
Survey Forefront Dermatology
There was a short wait. The biopsy was painless. She is very calm person and explains everything she does before she does it,
Google
5.0/5
Google Forefront Dermatology
There was a short wait. The biopsy was painless. She is very calm person and explains everything she does before she does it,
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr. Camara quickly resolved my concerns.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Great
Education

Undergraduate Degree:
University of the Philippines, College of Arts and Sciences

Medical Degree:
University of the Philippines, College of Medicine

Dermatology Residency:
University of the Philippines, College of Medicine
University of Illinois at Chicago, IL

Pediatric Residency:
University of the Philippines, College of Medicine
University of Illinois at Chicago, IL

Dermatology Clinical Research Fellowship:
University of Illinois at Chicago, IL

Certificates
Board-Certified Dermatologist (American Board of Dermatology)
Achievements
Cum Laude
International Honors Society of Phi Kappa Phi
Resident of the Year Award for Outstanding Performance
Outstanding Intern in Ophthalmology
Outstanding Intern in Rehabilitation Medicine
Outstanding Intern in Community Medicine
Class Rand #17 out of 156 graduates
Publications

Fiedler VC, Camara CR, Topical Hair Growth Promoters in Androgenetic Alopecia. Dermatologic Therapy. Volume 8, 1998, 34-41.

Hill C, Camara CR. Hansen’s Disease, Book Chapter in Conn’s Medical Therapeutics. 2002 in press.

Pipitone M, Robinson JK, Camara CR, Chittineni B. Skin Cancer Awareness in Suburban Employees: A Hispanic Perspective. J Amer Acad Derm 2002:47 (1):118-23.