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Ainah U. Tan, MD, FAAD

Philosophy of Care

I believe in treating each patient as if they were my family. Each patient is a unique individual that deserves personalized care, whether it is treating acne to removing skin cancer.


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.8
Based on 396 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Dermatology
    • DMG Aesthetics


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Dermatology


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts both children and adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Acne, Cutaneous oncology, Dermatologic surgery, Rosacea, Skin of color, Skin rejuvenation, Vulvar dermatology, Women’s skin health and Cosmetic dermatology including Botulinum toxin injections, Chemical peels, Fillers and Scar revision


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    Spending time with friends and family, traveling the world, and eating delicious food along the way.


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School New York University School of Medicine
    Graduation Date 05/2013
    Degree MD
    Honors Graduated with Honors

    INTERNSHIPS
    School New York University School of Medicine

    RESIDENCY
    School Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
    Title Dermatology, Chief Resident 2016-2017

  • Procedures

    DMG Aesthetics
  • Memberships

    • American Academy of Dermatology
    • Women's Dermatologic Socieity
    • American Society of Dermatologic Surgery
    • American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
  • Awards and Accolades

    Name Alpha Omega Alpha
    Date 01/2000

    Name President’s Service Award
    Date 01/2000

  • Research & Clinical Trials

    RESEARCH

    • Atopic dermatitis, contact dermatitis, and vitiligo


  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.8
    Based on 396 reviews

    Rating Categories

    The Patient Satisfaction Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.


    Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

    Press Ganey Certified Data Integrity

    Ease of scheduling appointments

    4.4
    394 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.8
    391 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    4.9
    393 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    4.8
    390 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.8
    391 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    4.7
    390 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.8
    378 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    4.8
    390 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.8
    388 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    4.7
    380 ratings


    Comments (40)

    Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.


    4.1
    Aug 28, 2019
    very friendly and not rushed. answered all questions.   
    3.3
    Aug 27, 2019
    The doctor spoke very fast and didn't spend a lot of time asking me questions to see if I was aware of all the needed to be checked. Doctor said to use a my meds See more  
    5.0
    Aug 17, 2019
    good  
    5.0
    Aug 14, 2019
    Dr. Tan is a pleasure to work with...very engaged, friendly & responsive.  
    4.9
    Aug 14, 2019
    even though they were were seeing me without being on the schedule, I never felt rushed  
    5.0
    Aug 07, 2019
    Dr. Zator is the best doctor I have ever had.  
    4.9
    Aug 07, 2019
    The whole staff were friendly and very nice  
    4.4
    Aug 06, 2019
    I find Dr. Tan friendly, caring and skilled.  
    5.0
    Jul 30, 2019
    Dr. Ainah Tan, was in my opinion, very knowledgeable of my condition, and took a very reasonable amount of time to explain my condition, how I got it and how it needed to be treated. See more  
    4.5
    Jul 21, 2019
    I have definitely recommended Dr Tan to others and I know they too have made appts!  
    5.0
    Jul 16, 2019
    Dr. Tan was awesome. I am always nervous to see a new provider, but she is the best!  
    5.0
    Jul 16, 2019
    *Dr. Tan was extremely professional, since this was my first visit with her she put me at ease and was very friendly. I'm so happy I found her.  
    5.0
    Jul 09, 2019
    Very pleased with Dr. Tan.  
    5.0
    Jul 09, 2019
    Dr Tan was very friendly, attentive and knowledgeable. I already have recommended her to two other people.  
    5.0
    Jul 09, 2019
    extremely pleased with professionalism and listening to my concerns. clear and precise answers. very personable and extremely thorough  
    4.9
    Jul 02, 2019
    Dr Tan is very good  
    4.6
    Jun 23, 2019
    Dr Tan is very nice and knowledgeable and her treatment worked very nicely  
    4.8
    Jun 18, 2019
    first experience with Dr. TanI was impressed by her bedside manners and professionalism  
    5.0
    Jun 16, 2019
    Dr. Tan to my wife. Dr. Tan is warm, friendly, winsome, and explains medical conditions well.  
    4.6
    May 20, 2019
    she was the nicest doctor I met in a long time and she seems like a doctor who is a doctor to help people not to make money off us  
    4.4
    May 04, 2019
    Excellent  
    4.9
    Apr 23, 2019
    Dr Tan listened. Allayed my worries about the mole I was referred to her for by my PCP. Asked if there was anything else I needed related to skin. Positive. Not placating. Not stiff or See more  
    5.0
    Apr 11, 2019
    Immediately identified problems and the treatment was very effective. Excellent provider!  
    5.0
    Apr 03, 2019
    Dr. Tan is wonderful and the best dermatologist I have ever been treated by!  
    5.0
    Mar 25, 2019
    first time meeting with this Dr. and she was great. very friendly and made me feel at ease when examining me  
    4.8
    Mar 22, 2019
    It was a short visit, but she didn't make me feel rushed at all.  
    4.9
    Mar 19, 2019
    she was GREAT!  
    5.0
    Feb 13, 2019
    very pleasant and thorough. Dr Tan has a wonderful bedside manner and made you feel at ease during exam  
    5.0
    Feb 12, 2019
    Dr. Tan was the most cheerful and sweet person I may have ever met. Her bubbly demeanor and respect for my person [full body dermatological study] was a pleasure. She is very knowledgeable in her See more  
    4.9
    Jan 20, 2019
    The doctor is excellent!  
    5.0
    Jan 15, 2019
    Good experience.  
    5.0
    Dec 30, 2018
    Dr. Chan was wonderful, I liked her very much!  
    4.0
    Dec 30, 2018
    Excellent specialist - would use again and recomment to friends.family  
    5.0
    Dec 20, 2018
    all is fine  
    4.9
    Dec 14, 2018
    Friendly, professional, confident, felt secure & well cared for.  
    5.0
    Dec 12, 2018
    Great Dr. Very knowledgeable. Explainations very clear  
    5.0
    Nov 27, 2018
    very happy to have a great dermatologist.  
    5.0
    Sep 30, 2018
    The passion Dr. Tan has for her chosen profession is evident in all aspects of an office visit; the time taken with the patient, the comprehensive exam, the meticulous explanation of condition and treatment and See more  
    4.9
    Sep 28, 2018
    Well pleased!  
    5.0
    Sep 25, 2018
    Dr. Tan always spends enough time addressing my questions and gives me great explanations of my various skin issues. She is very approachable and friendly, and that gives me the confidence to delve into my See more  
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