Dr. Andrew J. Scheman, MD

Dr. Andrew J. Scheman, MD

Dermatologist (Skin Specialist)

40 Years of Experience


Accepting patients


    Dr. Andrew Scheman is a board certified dermatologist in private practice with special expertise in dermatologic and cosmetic products, patch testing for the diagnosis of cosmetic and occupational allergic contact dermatitis, and occupational dermatology. He is the author of 8 editions of Pocket Guide to Medications Used in Dermatology (one of the most widely used medical references for dermatologic products), Cosmetic Buying Guide (by Consumer Reports Books), and a total of 77 medical publications and medical journal articles. Dr. Scheman has served on the Board of Directors of the American Contact Dermatitis Society, was the Chicago Dermatologic Societys Practitioner of the Year in 2012 and was the Alexander Fisher Lecturer for the American Contact Dermatitis Society in 2015.His current positions also include Associate Professor of Clinical Dermatology at Northwestern University and director of the American Contact Dermatitis Societys CAMP (contact allergen management program) database. His previous positions include Assistant Professor of Dermatology at Johns Hopkins University and Assistant Professor of Medicine at Loyola University.Dr. Scheman has been featured as an expert in the field of cosmetics on The Today Show, Good Morning America, ABC's 20-20, Dateline NBC, and CNN News, as well as in numerous magazines, newspapers, and radio and TV programs.

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    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Dermatologist (Skin Specialist)

    Education & Training

    University of Minnesota (Residency)

    Doctorate - University of Michigan Medical School

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Dermatology

    Medical Conditions Treated

    conditions treated by a Dermatologist (Skin Specialist), like Dr. Andrew Scheman, may include:

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    Top Insurances

    • Aetna

    • Bravo Health

    • Cigna

    • UnitedHealthcare

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    North Shore Center for Medical Aesthetics Ltd.

    1535 Lake Cook Rd.

    Suite 401

    Northbrook, IL 60062

    (847) 480-1111

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    Ratings & Reviews

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    Overall rating

    Based on 269 reviews

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    Office Experience

    98% of patients found the doctor and staff friendly and the office clean and modern

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    98% of patients felt that their time spent with the doctor was meaningful and impactful and that any follow ups were addressed quickly

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    Wait Times

    83% of patients were satisfied with the wait time

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    Appointment Booking

    95% of patients found it easy to book an appointment

    Patients give Dr. Andrew Scheman an Excellent overall experience rating of 5 out of 5 stars. Dr. Scheman has been rated and reviewed by 269 patients. These ratings are based on a variety of factors, including the amount of time patients spent with Dr. Scheman, his bedside manner, appointment waiting time, friendliness of the office staff, clarity of diagnosis, and more.

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    Memberships & Associations

    American Academy of Dermatology



    American Contact Dermatitis Society



    Chicago Dermatologic Society




    Contact Dermatitis (Patterson's Allergic Diseases; Eds. 7-8)

    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2016

    Pocket Guide to Medications Used in Dermatology Eds. 1-8

    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2003

    Fragrance (Fisher's Contact Dermatits; Ed. 7)

    PMPH, 2016

    Choosing topical steroids ( Field Guitde to Clinical Dermatology; Ed. 1-2)

    Lippinocott Williams & Wilkins, 2006

    Contact Dermatitis Alternatives 2003 (Advances In Dematology Vol 19)

    Elsevier Science, 2003

    Adverse Reactions to Cosmetic Ingredients (Dermatology Clinics Vol18)

    W.B. Saunders Company, 2000

    Occupational Contact Dermatitis in Machinists (Clinics in Contact & Occupational Dermatology Vol 1)

    W.B. Saunders Company, 2001

    Cosmetic Buying Guide

    Consumer Reports Books, 1993

    Propolis, colophony & fragrance cross-reactivity & allergic contact dermatitis

    Dermatitis, 2016

    57 other peer reviewed medical journal articles 1987-2016

    Medical Journals, 2016

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Andrew Scheman accepting new patients?

    Yes, Andrew Scheman is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Andrew Scheman offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Scheman's office at (847) 480-1111 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Andrew Scheman offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Scheman's office at (847) 480-1111 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Andrew Scheman speak?

    Andrew Scheman speaks English.

    Which board certifications does Andrew Scheman have?

    Andrew Scheman is certified by the American Board of Dermatology.

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