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Alix J. Charles, MD, FAAD

Belleza Skincare Institute, DMG Aesthetics, Dermatology, Vein Clinic

4.8
530 Ratings
Practices In: Hinsdale, Naperville
Patients Seen: Adults and Children

Ear­ly in my train­ing at the Mayo Clin­ic I was taught that the inter­est of the patient is the only inter­est to be con­sid­ered. With that as my guid­ing prin­ci­ple, I strive to cre­ate a warm and trust­ing rela­tion­ship with my patients so they may feel at ease dis­cussing their skin care issues with me. I believe strong­ly in edu­cat­ing patients on how best they can be in con­trol of their own out­comes; they are the ones who live day to day in their own skin and I need them to help with their care plan! Last­ly, I try to admin­is­ter a healthy dose of laugh­ter with each pre­scrip­tion or pro­ce­dure as I’ve found this helps my patients get bet­ter more quickly.

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within the last three (3) years

Board Certifications
Dermatology
Languages
English, French, Spanish, Haitian Creole
Awards & Accolades
President of the Chicago Dermatology Society 2016
Darrell J. Stremler Leadership Award Recipient 2019
Personal Interests

Read­ing, cycling, fine wines/​dining, cook­ing, trav­el, latin danc­ing, weightlifting

Memberships
American Academy of Dermatology American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Chicago Dermatological Society American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital
3815 Highland Avenue Downers Grove, Illinois 60515 630-275-2700 Get Directions
AMITA Health Adventist Medical Center, Hinsdale
120 North Oak Street Hinsdale, Illinois 60521 630-856-9000 Get Directions
School
Mayo Medical School Graduation Date: 2000 Degree: MD
Residency
Rush University Medical Center Chief Resident
Physician’s Publications
Best Doctors in the Near Western Suburbs of Chicago
January 2000
Tips for Early Detection of Melanoma
January 2000
Syneron Medical Ltd (ELOS) Receives FDA Clearance of UltraShape Power
July 2016
My Suburban Life - Elmhurst salon participates in skin cancer training session
October 2015
Hinsdale Living - Skincare at its Best
January 2000

Ratings


Ratings Category

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.

Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.8
530 Ratings

Ease of scheduling appointments

4.7
527 Ratings

Provider showed concern

4.8
528 Ratings

Provider explained things clearly

4.8
526 Ratings

Provider included you in decisions

4.8
521 Ratings

Likelihood of recommending this provider

4.8
524 Ratings

Comments


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.
"Dr. Charles is definitely a "people person", and very reassuring. Each time he noticed something, he said "not to worry". He just has a charming, friendly personality."
5
Jul. 30, 2020
"Very knowledgable, friendly and helpful"
5
Jul. 29, 2020
"No problems found in this routine examination."
5
Jul. 20, 2020
"It was a very good experience at this location and this doctor and his staff"
4.5
Jul. 20, 2020
"First time with this doctor and I was very pleased. Very personable."
5
Jul. 20, 2020
"Dr Charles is very good. He explains everything and is very professional."
5
Jul. 18, 2020
"Dr. Charles was very nice, knowledgeable and professional."
5
Jul. 15, 2020
"Dr. Charles was phenomenal! Listened very well and really knew what he was talking about. He personally called me on a day when the office was closed to tell me my test results...I really appreciated that and thought he went above and beyond the call of duty!"
5
Jul. 13, 2020
"Dr. Charles was not able to treat my particular condition, but had very good advice on how to proceed."
5
Jul. 7, 2020
"Absolutely!! (Already have recommended). *Dr. Alix Charles was so so nice nurse also good."
5
Jul. 7, 2020
"Staff was great"
4.25
Jul. 5, 2020
"good experience"
5
Jul. 2, 2020
"*Dr. Charles excellent I only go to the best drs."
5
Jun. 25, 2020
"Quick, friendly, easy to talk with, knowledgeable, helpful"
5
Jun. 20, 2020
"very professional and personable."
5
Jun. 15, 2020
"was recommended by my husband and it was a great referral"
5
Jun. 10, 2020
"I didn't have any questions when I left."
5
Jun. 7, 2020
"Loved him!"
5
Jun. 2, 2020
"Alex was very professional, listened to my concerns and was able to diagnose the root cause. the cure seems to be working."
5
Jun. 1, 2020
"Dr Charles was friendly and professional and made us feel very comfortable since this was our first visit. He explained the issue and answered all our questions"
5
May. 28, 2020
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