Amanda LaReau, M.D.

Amanda LaReau, M.D.

American Board of Dermatology
  • Board-Certified Dermatologist

Training & Education

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Undergraduate: Stanford University; Bachelor of Arts with Honors and Distinction in Human Biology, Minor in Chemistry

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Medical School: Yale University School of Medicine; Doctorate of Medicine with Honors thesis

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Research Fellowship: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine; Pediatric Dermatology

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Internship: Massachusetts General Hospital; Internal Medicine

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Residency: University of Illinois at Chicago; Dermatology


  • Valedictorian; Saint Lucy’s Priory High School (San Bernardino, CA)
  • Summer Research Fellowship Award; Stanford University
  • Max Kade Fellowship; Vienna, Austria
  • Yale Surgical Society Travel Award
  • Miriam Kathleen Dasey Award for strength of character, personal integrity, and academic achievement
  • National Institutes of Health Medical Student Research Fellowship
  • Graduate and Professional Student Senate Professional Development Travel Award
  • Educational Scholarship; American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
  • Travel Grant; American Academy of Dermatology
  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctor 2019 and 2020
  • America’s Most Honored Doctors 2020
  • Chicago Magazine Top Doctor for Dermatology 2021


  • Lake Forest Hospital
  • Good Shepherd Hospital

Clinical Interests

  • Skin Cancer
  • Acne
  • Eczema
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • General Dermatology


  • American Academy of Dermatology
  • Chicago Dermatological Society
  • Women’s Dermatologic Society
  • American Society of Dermatologic Surgery
  • Illinois Dermatologic Society
  • Chicago Dermatologic Society
  • Illinois State Medical Society