Meet Paul Getz, MD

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A Lifetime of Experience

With over 3 decades of dermatology practice, Dr. Paul Getz has broad experience in every aspect of medical, surgical, and cosmetic skin care and treatment.

Dr. Getz’s expertise ranges from skin cancer surgery and treatment, to advanced techniques of skin care and laser rejuvenation, and clinical research of psoriasis and eczema.

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Background & Education

May, 2003 - Present

Founder & Medical Director of Dundee Dermatology

Clinical Faculty Member of the University of California, San Francisco

1988 - 1997

Chief of the Department of Dermatology

1982 - 1997

Senior Physician, Permanente Medical Group in Richmond, California


Dermatology Residency Training at Cook County Hospital in Chicago


Medical Doctorate at the University of Illinois in Chicago


Undergraduate Study at the University of Illinois, Champaign

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Advanced Care

Moving from California to Chicago, Dr. Getz founded Dundee Dermatology in 2003, as a culmination of a lifetime of experience with the commitment to offering patients a new level of dermatologic care and medical expertise.

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Certifications & Affiliations

  • Board Certified, American Board of Dermatology
  • Fellow, American Academy of Dermatology
  • Fellow, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
  • Fellow, American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
  • Member, Chicago Dermatologic Society
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Prioritizing Patient Education

Dr. Getz makes a point of teaching his patients, encouraging their active participation and learning in their care. His commitment, attentiveness, and open communication have led prior staff and patients alike with transformative results and newfound knowledge.

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Clinical Research

Dr. Getz is at the forefront of psoriasis care as a principal investigator in the clinical research trials for most of the new psoriasis medications now available.

Working with company sponsors, he enjoys his role in the advancement of new studies, medicines, and treatment techniques for a variety of skin conditions.

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    Dundee Dermatology Testimonial

    Dr. Getz is the best Dr. I have ever been to!

    “He is super knowledgeable and kind and has really already helped me so much with psoriatic arthritis. The whole office is really excellent and are very professional. Thank you so much for helping me get out of pain and my skin improvement.”

    -Debra Radke

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    Nothing negative to say at all!

    I moved to the area and was referred to Dr. Getz by a friend. I have nothing negative to say at all. I expected to be looked at and dismissed in five minutes because typically, that’s how dermatology appointments are often handled. This was not the case here. I had a full body scan and was very happy with the amount of time Dr. Getz took to explain things to me. He did not rush me, and he was very thorough. His assistant was professional and friendly. I did not wait long and thought everyone in the office was very professional.


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    A really outstanding place.

    I enjoy multiple solutions and treatments from this location and have always received top-notch quality. If you're looking for a place with state of the art equipment and experience, this place is for you.


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    I highly recommend Dr. Getz and the entire staff at Dundee Dermatology!

    Dr. Getz has helped me immensely. He is very professional, yet I always feel that he listens to my feedback and treats me with compassion. Also, he is one of the tiny handful of research dermatologist in the entire Chicago area, and stays on top of all the most current research in the field. And I've always felt welcomed and respected by every staff member I've interacted with. Definitely 5 Stars!


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    I have been going to Dundee Dermatology for well over a decade now.

    Every single staff member has always treated me respectfully and professionally. The doctors are extremely experienced and knowledgeable. Before going to Dundee Dermatology I thought my condition was going to debilitate me for the rest of my life. As far as I'm concerned, they gave me my life back!


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