Pedram Gerami, MD

Pedram Gerami, MD

4.9 
434 ratings  Read Reviews
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Primary Specialty

Dermatology

Secondary Specialty

  • Dermatopathology

Insurance

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Does Not Schedule or Accept New Patients

Education

Medical Education:
MD, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science Chicago Medical School - 2001
Internship:
University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago - 2002
Residency:
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics - 2005
Fellowships:
University of Chicago - 2006

Media

Languages Spoken

  • Farsi

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Dermatology - Dermatology (Certified)
  • American Board of Dermatology - Dermatopathology (Certified)

Faculty Profile

Professor, Feinberg School of Medicine

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Practice Groups and Affiliations

Medical Group:
Northwestern Medical Group
Alignment Category:
Northwestern Medicine Physician Network
On Medical Staff At:
Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

4.9
4.9 

434 Ratings

Reviews from Patients

100 Most Recent Reviews

Reviews from Patients

100 Most Recent Reviews

March 24, 2022

5.0

Best dermatologist I have ever encountered in my many years.

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March 14, 2022

5.0

He listens, he is thorough, and he is knowledgeable.

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March 10, 2022

5.0

Excellent and thorough

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March 02, 2022

5.0

Dr. Gerami involves me in my care plan. I believe that he actually cares about me.

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February 14, 2022

5.0

Best Dr in NW Medicine-would fly across the country to see him

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February 10, 2022

5.0

Personable, thorough with exam, professional, knowledgeable and efficient.

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February 07, 2022

5.0

Very through and very nice. Explains everything on a level a patient can comprehend.

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January 27, 2022

5.0

Dr. Gerami is friendly, professional and discreet. He puts you at ease in a somewhat stressful circumstance. So far he is the best dermatologist I have had at NW.

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January 27, 2022

5.0

Careful, thorough skin checks.

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January 27, 2022

5.0

The best melanoma specialist!

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January 27, 2022

5.0

Dr Gerami is thorough and takes his time caring for me. He answers all questions I have

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January 17, 2022

5.0

He is the best in the industry and I know he will protect me and educate me about this terrible disease.

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January 17, 2022

5.0

He listens, explains things well, is always welcoming and best of all, he is an outstanding expert in his field.

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January 10, 2022

5.0

Really enjoy Dr Gerami and his staff

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January 10, 2022

5.0

Dr. Gerami is personable while also being direct and efficient with his practice.

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December 20, 2021

5.0

Doc pays attention.

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December 17, 2021

5.0

He’s an expert on melanoma and so nice and professional

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December 16, 2021

5.0

Dr Gerami took his time to explain everything and make me feel at ease

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December 16, 2021

5.0

Great service!

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December 16, 2021

5.0

He’s exceptionally talented at his job

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December 16, 2021

5.0

I feel confident in how thoroughly he manages my care

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December 16, 2021

5.0

He’s the best.

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December 09, 2021

5.0

Excellent service and explaining any possible that occur. Makes my wife and I feel very comfortable and being under excellent care.

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December 08, 2021

5.0

He’s one of my very favorite doctors. Caring, warm, personable.

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December 06, 2021

5.0

Knows his stuff.

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December 05, 2021

5.0

Dr. Gerami is sincerely dedicated to improving the health of all his patients.

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December 02, 2021

5.0

His dermatology exams are the most deliberate, exhaustive, and thorough I’ve ever experienced. It’s obvious how much he loves his profession.

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November 19, 2021

5.0

Very personable thorough and Very nice man!

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November 19, 2021

4.0

Skilled in his field. Pleasant & seemed to do his best to minimize discomfort.

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November 15, 2021

5.0

He is caring and his expertise is evident.

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November 11, 2021

5.0

Dr gerami takes the time to really check everything out and I know he is one of the top doctors in his field

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November 11, 2021

5.0

Dr. Gerami is an excellent physician who knows his profession very very well I wouldn't go to anyone else he's the best. He is an excellent communicator and explains things to you so you the patient can understand what he is telling you, he keeps you informed with your care always. An excellent Doctor who I would refer my family and friends to the department which I did just yesterday with a friend who needed a dermatologist.

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November 08, 2021

5.0

Dr. Gerami is the best dermatologist I’ve ever had. I have hundreds of moles and every other dermatologist I’ve been to gets overwhelmed by me. I am thankful that Dr. Gerami stays calm and is thorough - I never feel rushed and am completely confident in his care.

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November 05, 2021

5.0

Thoroughness and expertise

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November 01, 2021

5.0

World renowned expert for my issue.

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October 28, 2021

5.0

Dr Gerami is meticulous and covers ever millimeter of the body during the 6 monthly follow up visits. He explains everything he is seeing and takes biopsy samples as necessary just to be certain. I feel safe with Dr Gerami. He has an excellent manner

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October 22, 2021

5.0

excellence in care and knowledge

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October 21, 2021

5.0

He is knowledgeable and kind.

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October 02, 2021

5.0

He is thorough and competent.

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September 30, 2021

5.0

Very through and works with a team Personable and precise

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September 23, 2021

5.0

Takes his time and explains what he is doing and always asks if I any questions

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September 23, 2021

5.0

Outstanding Physician

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September 22, 2021

5.0

Knowledge

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September 09, 2021

5.0

Dr Gerami is the highest standard of excellence; he is thorough and cares more than any doctor I’ve ever had.

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September 09, 2021

5.0

He is extremely knowledgeable, I feel like I am finally in good hands with Dr. Gerami!🙏🏻

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September 02, 2021

5.0

He is the most skilled dermatologist I have ever experienced. You quickly know how much he likes his work and cares for his patients.

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August 30, 2021

5.0

Very patient, knowledgeable and caring doctor

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August 26, 2021

5.0

Best doctor around

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August 26, 2021

5.0

He is very knowledgeable, and trustworthy.

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August 24, 2021

5.0

I imagine it must be tough to see so many patients daily, but Dr Gerami, is always friendly, attentive, and communicates very well even at the end of the day.

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August 23, 2021

5.0

Dr. Gerami is tops. Extremely knowledgeable and kind.

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August 12, 2021

5.0

He is a brilliant doctor. Very caring to his patients.

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July 30, 2021

5.0

Extremely knowledgeable, thorough and spends time answering questions.

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July 28, 2021

5.0

He and his team are great!

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July 28, 2021

5.0

Consistently great care.

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July 26, 2021

5.0

Very thorough, clear and friendly.

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July 26, 2021

5.0

highlly skilled. Available when needed

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July 21, 2021

5.0

He’s the best in the industry!

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July 15, 2021

5.0

I have a high degree of confidence in his ability to identify melanoma and determine an appropriate treatment plan based on his experience and deep involvement in research in the space.

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July 15, 2021

5.0

In addition to his excellent rapport with me, his medical training as a dermatologist/pathologist specializing in melanoma fits my particular circumstances very well.

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July 14, 2021

5.0

He’s very qualified and visits have been productive so far.

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July 09, 2021

5.0

He is very thorough and considerate.

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July 08, 2021

5.0

Dr. Gerami has a great bed side manner, knowledgeable, caring, informative, great listening skills. Simply awesome.

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June 30, 2021

5.0

Excellent clinical care

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June 30, 2021

5.0

Very thorough, explains things, let’s you ask questions. I didn’t actually see Dr Gerami today, was in for mole mapping photos.

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June 25, 2021

5.0

Dr. Gerami is personable, professional, and seems knowledgeable. I have had other doctors in Dermatology at NW who seemed unsure about freckles, moles, etc. Dr. Gerami is much more confident in his assessment.

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June 24, 2021

5.0

Dr. Gerami is knowledgeable and communicates well with patients.

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June 17, 2021

5.0

Personable, listens to patient concerns, explains his concerns and very professional.

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June 11, 2021

5.0

Thurough friendly and very competent

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June 04, 2021

5.0

Very thorough!

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June 03, 2021

5.0

Personal care. Concerns about patient's needs.

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June 02, 2021

5.0

Didn’t see Gerami today

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May 31, 2021

5.0

Professional, thorough, and dedicated caring.

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May 24, 2021

5.0

I trust him more than any dermatologist I've had in the past - and I've had several.

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May 23, 2021

5.0

Confident in his knowledge and approach to my situation.

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May 21, 2021

5.0

Dr Gerami explains everything so well and puts my mind at ease no matter the concern. The entire experience always feels consultative and comforting.

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May 17, 2021

5.0

Recommendation of other dermatologists as a leader in the field.

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May 17, 2021

5.0

I don't think there's anyone on the planet who's better at what they do or more qualified than Dr. Gerami.

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May 12, 2021

5.0

Dr Gerami makes me feel so comfortable and in safe hands. Truly love connecting with him twice a year to take care of issues and hear I’m going to be OK.

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May 11, 2021

5.0

Extremely professional and knowledgeable

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April 29, 2021

5.0

Best dermatologist!

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April 28, 2021

5.0

I trust he’s one of the best at what he does

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April 22, 2021

5.0

Dr. Gerami is truly the best doctor we have; his level of excellence, thoroughness and thoughtfulness is unmatched.

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April 21, 2021

5.0

Dr. Gerami takes the time to look literally at every Mole on your body when in Clinic. He also explains your questions so you can understand his answers. A fantastic Dr. All around.

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April 16, 2021

5.0

He is the consummate professional.

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April 12, 2021

5.0

Good bedside manner, made me feel comfortable, knowledgeable

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April 09, 2021

4.0

Very thorough and top notch

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April 09, 2021

5.0

He’s thorough, knowledgeable, and available.

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April 08, 2021

5.0

Great patient care.

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April 08, 2021

5.0

He is simply the best.

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April 05, 2021

5.0

He is very knowledgeable and shares the knowledge with the patient to give a full understanding of the process and situation. He is very kind and professional and makes you feel comfortable to ask questions and he makes sure you understand everything.

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March 28, 2021

5.0

Pedram Gerami's knowledge experience and bedside

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March 19, 2021

5.0

I appreciate his knowledge and abilities and his thoroughness.

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March 19, 2021

5.0

Great doctor who cares about his patients

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March 15, 2021

5.0

Efficient, communicative and I feel safe that he is knowledgable about what is happening with my skin.

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March 12, 2021

5.0

Thorough, personable, patient, knowledgeable

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March 11, 2021

5.0

Outstanding Doctor

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March 05, 2021

5.0

Dr.Gerami has perhaps the best bedside manner I’ve ever experienced. He was so kind and extremely present with me from the very start of the visit upon entering the room. He put me at ease, was personable and connected with me very well, human to human. He was also extremely patient with all the questions I had about my diagnosis and care and patiently answered all my inquiries thoroughly. Dr. Gerami offered the kind of holistic care and personalized attention every patient hopes to get from a doctor visit. I am grateful to have him as a part of my care team.

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March 04, 2021

5.0

Dr Gerami was excellent. Answered all the questions I had about my melanoma

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March 04, 2021

5.0

Very thorough, answered all my questions

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