Dr. David J. Mann is a highly skilled, board-certified dermatologist and valued member of our team at Illinois Dermatology Institute, joining the staff in 2010 at the completion of his extensive training. Dr. Mann specializes in skin cancer screening and prevention, atypical moles, acne, melanoma, complex medical dermatology and a wide range of surgical and laser treatments.
Dr. Mann first graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Illinois with his Bachelor’s degree in Finance, before receiving his medical degree from the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, for which he received the Dean’s Scholarship Award. Upon graduating, Dr. Mann completed his internship in Internal Medicine at NorthShore University HealthSystem through Northwestern University, where he was honored as Intern of the Year. His residency training was completed in Dermatology at the University of Chicago in 2010.
Throughout his extensive training, Dr. Mann’s work has appeared in numerous publications, abstracts and presentations regarding research studies in the field of dermatology. He is also a member of several leadership committees for the Chicago Dermatological Society and serves on the staff at NorthShore University HealthSystem.
In his spare time, Dr. Mann enjoys martial arts, tennis, traveling and mentoring.
Dr. Lorber, Dr. Craig, Dr. Mann, and Erin Melley, PA-C are pleased to announce the addition of Nikki Kim, MD to our practice starting November 2014.
Dr. Kim grew up in Southern California. She then went to Cambridge, Massachusetts and obtained degrees in Finance and Biology from MIT in 2003. Dr. Kim attended medical school at the University of Illinois where she graduated at the top of her class in 2010. After her internship year at MacNeal Hospital in Berwyn, Illinois, Dr. Kim completed her Dermatology residency in Milwaukee at the Medical College of Wisconsin in 2014. Before and during medical school, Dr. Kim committed time to clinical research with a special focus on skin cancer and the importance of patient education.
Dr. Kim enjoys seeing patients of all ages and her interests in adult and pediatric medical dermatology include, acne, eczema, psoriasis, rosacea, and skin cancer screening, treatment, and prevention. Dr. Kim has also received years of training in cosmetic dermatology including botox, fillers, chemical peels, and lasers. She has a special interest in ethnic skin conditions and speaks Korean fluently.
Dr. Kim is excited to join IDI and will be seeing patients in both our Skokie and Northbrook offices. She is honored to be able to provide her services to patients and the community.
Erin Melley, PA-C joined the IDI team in 2001. She graduated cum laude from Georgetown University and received her Masters degree in Physician Assistant Studies from Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science. Erin is board certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) and licensed by the state of Illinois to practice and prescribe medicine. She is a fellow and member of both the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants (SDPA) and the Illinois Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants (ISDPA).
She has received intensive specialized training in dermatology from her physician colleagues over the last decade. Erin is qualified to perform a comprehensive dermatological examination, diagnose, treat, and prescribe appropriate therapy for all dermatologic conditions. She is skilled and experienced at performing biopsies, cryotherapy, photodynamic therapy (PDT), Blu-U treatment, and chemical peels. She enjoys caring for patients of all ages, connecting with and educating them about their skin. Erin has special interests in adolescent dermatology and acne therapy, and has a weekly Tuesday evening clinic dedicated to these patients. Erin is an asset to our practice and has further enhanced the accessibility and delivery of quality care to our patients.
Amanda Schallman is a Board-Certified Physician Assistant, certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA), and licensed by the state of Illinois to practice and prescribe medicine. Amanda graduated from the University of Notre Dame and received her Masters degree in Physician Assistant Studies from Rosalind Franklin University in North Chicago, Illinois. She is a fellow and member of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants (SDPA). She is also a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) and the Illinois Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants (ISDPA).
She has received intensive specialized training in Dermatology and is qualified to perform a comprehensive dermatological examination, diagnose, treat, and prescribe appropriate therapy for all dermatologic conditions. She is skilled and experienced at performing biopsies, cryotherapy, photodynamic therapy (PDT), Blu-U treatment, and minor surgical procedures.
She also specializes in cosmetic procedures such as Botox, dermal fillers, and laser treatments. Amanda likes to focus her attention on patient education and prevention, as she believes it is a vital part of every patient’s health.