LiVDerm Faculty Members

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Amy F. Taub, MD

Chicago, Illinois

Amy F. Taub, MD

Cosmetic Dermatologist


Dr. Amy F. Taub practices cosmetic dermatology at her state-of-the-art medical and cosmetic dermatology center, Advanced Dermatology, in the northern Chicago suburbs. She is also a professor of Clinical Dermatology at her alma mater Northwestern University Medical School where she hosts a monthly cosmetic surgery clinic for residents.

Dr. Taub is a pioneer in advanced aesthetic techniques such as photodynamic therapy, full facial volumetric filler rejuvenation, and laser-based devices, and a frequent lecturer at U.S. and international events. She has authored over 30 original peer-reviewed publications and more than 10 book chapters. Dr. Taub is recognized for her investigator-initiated clinical trials that inform major cosmetic and dermatologic medical companies in clinical trials for FDA approval.

Education and Training

  • Dermatology Residency, Northwestern University McGaw Medical Center, 1989
  • Internal Medicine Internship, Northwestern University McGaw Medical Center, 1986
  • Medical Degree, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 1985

Professional Highlights

  • Founder, Advanced Dermatology, 2003-present
  • Voted Best Cosmetic Dermatologist in the Suburbs of Chicago, Better Magazine, 2018- 2021
  • Named Top 12 Best Cosmetic Doctors, Chicago Magazine, 2020
  • Named Best Doctor, Chicago Magazine, 2019-2021
  • Named Exceptional Women in Medicine, S. Castle Connolly, 2018-2021
  • Contributed Services Faculty Teacher of the Year, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 2016
  • Named Best Doctors in Dermatology, U.S. News and World Report, 2013
  • Named Best Plastic and Cosmetic Surgeons, Plastic Surgery Practice Magazine, 2012
  • Founder,, 1998


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