Cristina R. Camara, MD
Board-Certified Dermatologist
4.9 /5
729 reviews
I love being able to treat people of all ages and different generations within families.
Survey
5.0/5
Survey Forefront Dermatology
Ease thru my appointment.
Google
5.0/5
Google Forefront Dermatology
Ease thru my appointment.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Congenial personality. Puts you at ease.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr Camara has always been very personable and professional. I was nervous this year about office visits during pandemic. Dr assured me they are keeping the office and waiting areas clean. Less people in waiting area, waiting in car until they call you in...wonderful ideas.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Great Patient Service
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Very caring
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr. Camara is always very friendly, courteous, knowledgeable and thorough. I highly recommend her to anyone.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
She’s always very sweet and knows how to talk about sensitive subjects (like acne) without making me feel bad about it.
Google
5.0/5
Google Forefront Dermatology
My daughters see Dr Camara . She is very kind and patient with them. She was highly recommended by mom. We see her yearly after my melanoma cancer disgnoses to keep my daughters on routine.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
One of the kindest sweetest caring Drs I've ever been to
Survey
5.0/5
Survey Forefront Dermatology
Ease thru my appointment.
Google
5.0/5
Google Forefront Dermatology
Ease thru my appointment.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Congenial personality. Puts you at ease.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr Camara has always been very personable and professional. I was nervous this year about office visits during pandemic. Dr assured me they are keeping the office and waiting areas clean. Less people in waiting area, waiting in car until they call you in...wonderful ideas.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Great Patient Service
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Very caring
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr. Camara is always very friendly, courteous, knowledgeable and thorough. I highly recommend her to anyone.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
She’s always very sweet and knows how to talk about sensitive subjects (like acne) without making me feel bad about it.
Google
5.0/5
Google Forefront Dermatology
My daughters see Dr Camara . She is very kind and patient with them. She was highly recommended by mom. We see her yearly after my melanoma cancer disgnoses to keep my daughters on routine.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
One of the kindest sweetest caring Drs I've ever been to
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.