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Vanessa C. Lichon, MD

Dermatology, Mohs Surgery

4.9
260 Ratings
Practices In: Joliet, Lombard
Patients Seen: Adults

I believe in patient focused, indi­vid­u­al­ized care that involves edu­cat­ing patients on their diag­noses, devel­op­ing an indi­vid­ual treat­ment plan and fos­ter­ing patient sat­is­fac­tion. I encour­age patients to ask ques­tions and under­stand the man­age­ment of their skin can­cers or oth­er skin conditions.

Board Certifications
Dermatology
Languages
English
Awards & Accolades
Theodore Tromovitch Award, American College of Mohs Surgery 2014
Clinical Interests

Mohs micro­graph­ic surgery and recon­struc­tion, skin can­cer eval­u­a­tion and man­age­ment, skin can­cer screen­ing, cuta­neous eval­u­a­tion for organ trans­plant recip­i­ents, melanoma, atyp­i­cal nevi and scar revision.

Personal Interests

I grew up in Naperville and attend­ed Benet Acad­e­my. I enjoy trav­el­ing, the Chica­go Cubs, Notre Dame foot­ball, sports, pho­tog­ra­phy, and spend­ing time with fam­i­ly and friends.

Memberships
American College of Mohs Surgery American Society for Dermatologic Surgery American Academy of Dermatology Chicago Dermatological Society International Transplant Skin Cancer Collaborative

School
University of Illinois at Chicago Graduation Date: 2007 Degree: MD
University of Notre Dame Graduation Date: 2003 Degree: BS in Anthropology
Residency
Loyola University Medical School Title Chief Resident in Dermatology
Fellowships
University of Vermont Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Reconstruction

Procedures

Mohs Micrographic Surgery & Reconstruction

Conditions

Skin Cancer

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

4.9
260 Ratings

Ease of scheduling appointments

4.8
255 Ratings

Provider showed concern

4.9
259 Ratings

Provider explained things clearly

4.9
258 Ratings

Provider included you in decisions

4.9
254 Ratings

Likelihood of recommending this provider

4.9
255 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. Vanessa was very calming and reassured me, so I was calm after the visit."
5
Nov. 25, 2020
"I had fantastic care!"
5
Nov. 11, 2020
"Dr. Lichon is great, personable and professional"
5
Nov. 2, 2020
"*Dr. Lichon is a DMG rock star!!"
5
Nov. 2, 2020
"Dr. Vanessa was very attentive and reassuring"
5
Oct. 29, 2020
"I have had multiple procedures with this doctor and clinic. I have never had an issue."
5
Oct. 22, 2020
"Dr Lisson was very good, very confident, assuring and clearly competent in the Mohs surgery she was performing. I really felt good in her hands."
4.75
Oct. 21, 2020
"*Dr. Lichon explained everything in detail. Very comfortable with her."
5
Oct. 21, 2020
"Every thing done ina very good professional matter. the assistance and the doctor"
5
Oct. 14, 2020
"very good"
4.75
Oct. 14, 2020
"excellent performance"
5
Oct. 14, 2020
"Very professional and attentive."
5
Sep. 28, 2020
"Dr. Lichon is the best Dr. I have ever met in my lifetime. She is very caring and professional."
5
Sep. 23, 2020
"Good Experience"
5
Sep. 23, 2020
"Dr. Lichon was very thorough and professional."
5
Sep. 8, 2020
"excellent care"
5
Aug. 30, 2020
"Dr. Vanessa Lichon who did a very good job of diagnosing my issues. She was knowledgeable, efficient and friendly. Would recommend her for future visits."
5
Aug. 19, 2020
"best doctor I have ever been to"
5
Aug. 11, 2020
"*Dr. Vanessa Lichon is the best dermatologist."
5
Jul. 16, 2020
"*Vanessa is top notch! she's efficient, knows her stuff, communicates, the surgery itself was nothing short of superb! She's also an excellent seamstress!"
5
Jul. 9, 2020
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