Maria Tsoukas, MD, PhD

Department Head, Associate Professor of Dermatology
Work 1801 W. Taylor Street Suite 3E Chicago IL 60612 Work Phone: (312) 996-8666
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Biographical Info

Associate Professor of Dermatology- Department Head

Medical School: University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
Internship: Medical/Surgery, Newton-Wellesley Hospital, Tufts University
Residency: Roger Williams Medical Center-Boston University, & Darmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Dartmouth Medical School
Fellowship: Photobiology/Photodynamic Therapy, Wellman Center for Photomedicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Fellowship: Procedural Dermatology, Cosmetic & Dermatologic Surgery, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Dartmouth Medical School
Board Certification: American Board of Dermatology, Dermatology Board Certification-Greece
Clinical Interests: Photodynamic Therapy, skin cancer and field therapies, high risk skin cancer patients (transplant recipients), skin care of the oncology patients, cutaneous oncology, procedural dermatology including latest advances in skin, laser surgery and aesthetic dermatology, skin rejuvenation including injectable Botox and fillers
Research Interests: Photobiology/photodymanic therapy (ASDS Cutting Edge Research Grant and others), laser tissue interactions & drug delivery, field cancerization therapies, tissue repair
Academic-Educational Interests: Curriculum development, quality improvement in medical education, Medicine in the US and Abroad, International Travel Mentorship Program-American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ITMP-ASDS)



Dr. Tsoukas’ publications are depicted below, starting from the most recent papers:

Light-based therapies in acne treatment.

Pei S, Inamadar AC, Adya KA, Tsoukas MM.

Indian Dermatol Online J. 2015 May-Jun;6(3):145-57. doi: 10.4103/2229-5178.156379. Review.

PMID: 26009707

Generalized, pruritic skin eruption in an immunocompromised patient.

Wang S, Basko-Plluska J, Tsoukas MM.

Dermatol Pract Concept. 2014 Oct 31;4(4):37-8. doi: 10.5826/dpc.0404a06. eCollection 2014 Oct. No abstract available.

PMID: 25396083

Giant cellulitis-like Sweet syndrome in the setting of autoimmune disease.

Kaminska EC, Nwaneshiudu AI, Ruiz de Luzuriaga A, Tsoukas M, Bolotin D.

J Am Acad Dermatol. 2014 Sep;71(3):e94-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2014.03.025. No abstract available.

PMID: 25128145

Genital warts and other HPV infections: established and novel therapies.

Fathi R, Tsoukas MM.

Clin Dermatol. 2014 Mar-Apr;32(2):299-306. doi: 10.1016/j.clindermatol.2013.08.014. Review.

PMID: 25956161

Borderline sebaceous neoplasm in a renal transplant patient without Muir-Torre syndrome.

Kaminska EC, Iyengar V, Tsoukas M, Shea CR.

J Cutan Pathol. 2013 Mar;40(3):336-40. doi: 10.1111/cup.12046. Epub 2012 Nov 23.

PMID: 23174034

Combining field therapies for actinic keratoses: novel approaches that intensify photodynamic therapy.

Kaminska EC, Tsoukas MM.

Skinmed. 2013 Jan-Feb;11(1):54-8.

PMID: 23540080

Office Location: 1801 W. Taylor Street, Suite 3E, Chicago, IL 60612

To make an appointment: (312) 996-8666

Categories: Department of Dermatology