Gayle L. McCloskey, MD, FAAD
Board-Certified Dermatologist
4.9 /5
1,265 reviews
Because of dermatology’s complexity, it is absolutely crucial that patients seek skin treatments from board-certified dermatologists. They are the only true experts in medical, surgical and cosmetic dermatology.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Very quick and efficient. Painless
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Very kind and caring doctor!
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr. McCloskey is an excellent physician. Answered all my questions and was very thorough.
ZocDoc
5.0/5
ZocDoc Forefront Dermatology
Perfect!!!!
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Excellent Very efficient and helpful Thanks for writing detailed notes
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr. McCloskey was very thorough and fast. My aging skin and I will see her again in 6 months!
Survey
5.0/5
Survey Forefront Dermatology
Dr.McCloskey is very knowledgeable and performs thorough skin exams. She offers good advice on proper skin care. She never rushes through her skin exams and she answers all of your questions.
Google
5.0/5
Google Forefront Dermatology
Dr.McCloskey is very knowledgeable and performs thorough skin exams. She offers good advice on proper skin care. She never rushes through her skin exams and she answers all of your questions.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Always feel confident in how she treats what i have and cares about the best care
Survey
5.0/5
Survey Forefront Dermatology
Highest regard to safety is being taken by Premier. Thank you. Dr Mccloskey is awesome I’ve been seeing her for years and so happy with her care.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Very quick and efficient. Painless
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Very kind and caring doctor!
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr. McCloskey is an excellent physician. Answered all my questions and was very thorough.
ZocDoc
5.0/5
ZocDoc Forefront Dermatology
Perfect!!!!
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Excellent Very efficient and helpful Thanks for writing detailed notes
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr. McCloskey was very thorough and fast. My aging skin and I will see her again in 6 months!
Survey
5.0/5
Survey Forefront Dermatology
Dr.McCloskey is very knowledgeable and performs thorough skin exams. She offers good advice on proper skin care. She never rushes through her skin exams and she answers all of your questions.
Google
5.0/5
Google Forefront Dermatology
Dr.McCloskey is very knowledgeable and performs thorough skin exams. She offers good advice on proper skin care. She never rushes through her skin exams and she answers all of your questions.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Always feel confident in how she treats what i have and cares about the best care
Survey
5.0/5
Survey Forefront Dermatology
Highest regard to safety is being taken by Premier. Thank you. Dr Mccloskey is awesome I’ve been seeing her for years and so happy with her care.
Education

Medical Degree:
Loyola University-Stritch School of Medicine, IL

Internal Medicine Internship:
Loyola University Medical Center/Hines VA Hospital, IL

Dermatology Residency:
Mayo Clinic Foundation, MN

Certificates
Board-Certified Dermatologist (American Board of Dermatology)
Professional Memberships
American Academy of Dermatology
American Medical Association
Chicago Dermatological Society
Women's Dermatologic Society
O'Leary Society
Achievements
Paul A. O'Leary Award for Clinical Excellence in Dermatology
Roy S. Rogers III Travel Award for Excellence in Patient Care
Alpha Omega Alpha, Vice President Epsilon Chapter of Illinois
Janet M. Glasgow Memorial Achievement Citation
CRC Press Chemistry Award
Summa cum laude
Highest Scholastic Achievement Award, Alpha Tau Delta
Kappa Gamma Pi Honor Society
Delta Epsilon Sigma Honor Society
Dean's List
Publications

van der Kooi, K, Davis, MPD, McCloskey, G. Chronic edema of the lips-a rare but real problem: A report of 3 cases and their response to therapy. JAAD 2005; 53(5): 875-877.

Randle, HW, McCloskey, GL. Diseases of the Mouth, in Conn’s Current Therapy 52nd Edition, Edited by RE Rakel, WB Saunders, Philadephia, 2000.

McCloskey, GL, Massa MC. Cephalexin rash in infectious mononucleosis: Case report and review of related literature. Cutis 1997; 59(5): 251-4.

Young, MRI, McCloskey, G Wright, MA, Pak, AS. Increasing infiltration and activation of DC8(+) tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes after eliminating immune suppressive granulocyte/macrophage progenitor cells with low doses of interferon and tumor necrosis factor. Cancer Immunology Immunotherapy. jan 1994. 38(1); 9-15.