Cristina R. Camara, MD
Board-Certified Dermatologist
4.9 /5
457 reviews
I love being able to treat people of all ages and different generations within families.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr and staff are so nice and welcoming
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr. Camara is very compassionate and caring. I’ve been going to her for over 10 years. My entire family has which included my parents, two brothers, husband and son. She’s great.
Survey
5.0/5
Survey Forefront Dermatology
I love Dr. Camara's and her staff skills in putting us old patients at ease . . . A friend recommended her to me several years ago, and I recommend her to everyone. She has been more help to me than she realizes . . .
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
The physician was incredible. She showed great care and explained the procedure very well. I really appreciate the care and professional she showed my son.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Excellent visit. Dr. Camara is very professional and kind.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr. And Staff are great, they care about their patients and conduct themselves professionally.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
I have been a patient of Dr. Camara for about the last 20 years. She is excellent.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Fast and thorough.
Survey
4.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
The facility located in Crest Hill was very organized and communicated well throughout the process. Dr. Camara was very helpful and I would recommend her to anyone needing Dermatology services
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Love this doctor! Will be seeing her again!
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr and staff are so nice and welcoming
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr. Camara is very compassionate and caring. I’ve been going to her for over 10 years. My entire family has which included my parents, two brothers, husband and son. She’s great.
Survey
5.0/5
Survey Forefront Dermatology
I love Dr. Camara's and her staff skills in putting us old patients at ease . . . A friend recommended her to me several years ago, and I recommend her to everyone. She has been more help to me than she realizes . . .
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
The physician was incredible. She showed great care and explained the procedure very well. I really appreciate the care and professional she showed my son.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Excellent visit. Dr. Camara is very professional and kind.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr. And Staff are great, they care about their patients and conduct themselves professionally.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
I have been a patient of Dr. Camara for about the last 20 years. She is excellent.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Fast and thorough.
Survey
4.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
The facility located in Crest Hill was very organized and communicated well throughout the process. Dr. Camara was very helpful and I would recommend her to anyone needing Dermatology services
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Love this doctor! Will be seeing her again!
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.