Gayle L. McCloskey, MD
Board-Certified Dermatologist
4.9 /5
205 reviews
Forefront Dermatology
I have been going to Gayle McCloskey More years than i can count, Would hate to have to change! Roy Winchester.
Forefront Dermatology
I loved that I got in almost right away this time. I sometimes have to wait a long time, so that was especially appreciated. I have been seeing Dr. McCloskey for 14 years now, and she is always super nice, helpful, and genuinely cares.
Forefront Dermatology
I absolutely love Dr. McKloskey. She is always so pleasant and explains everything to me.
Forefront Dermatology
Dr. McCloskey is very pleasant. She is efficient in her exam and explains issues thoroughly
Forefront Dermatology
Gail is very thorough and very easy temperment. She put me at ease and took care of all my skin problems
Survey Forefront Dermatology
Dr. was running late but the office staff did a SUPERB job of keeping everyone apprised of the progress for their appointments; it was the best I've ever encountered anywhere!
Forefront Dermatology
The only problem with my appointment was my appointment was at 10 and she didn't come in the room until 11.
Google Forefront Dermatology
Dr. was running late but the office staff did a SUPERB job of keeping everyone apprised of the progress for their appointments; it was the best I've ever encountered anywhere!
Google Forefront Dermatology
I enjoy going there evertime, very professional with good hearted people!!
ZocDoc Forefront Dermatology
I have been coming to Dr. McCloskey for over 20 years. I really like her as a person and as a professional.
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.