Stefanie A. Ali, MD
Dr. Stefanie Ali is a dual board-certified dermatologist and dermatopathologist serving patients in Joliet and Downers Grove, IL. Her philosophy for patient care includes prioritizing communication and education to optimize satisfaction and treatment results. In addition to dermatopathology, she also specializes in medical, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology.
If you're looking for a dermatologist around the suburban Chicago communities of Naperville, Lombard, or Joliet, request a consultation with Dr. Ali or call us at (815) 744-8554 to schedule an appointment at any of our offices.
Professional Training & Credentials
Dr. Ali graduated from Santa Clara University earning a Bachelor of Science degree as a Dean's Scholar. She then attended Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine, graduating with honors. After a medicine internship at Medical College of Wisconsin, Dr. Ali completed a comprehensive 2-year dermatology clinical research fellowship in Norfolk, Virginia, where she was mentored by leaders in the field and ultimately awarded a prestigious grant from The National Psoriasis Foundation to perform clinical research for treatment of psoriasis, atopic dermatitis, sarcoidosis, and acne.
Dr. Ali completed her dermatology residency at Eastern Virginia Medical School, serving as chief resident and earning multiple accolades, including research grant awards from the Navy Medical Center and the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery, as well as selection as a member of the American Academy of Dermatology Council on Communications. Following residency, Dr. Ali completed an acclaimed dermatopathology fellowship at Indiana University School of Medicine.
Dr. Ali has presented at multiple regional and national dermatology meetings and has authored numerous publications in respected peer-reviewed journals including the Archives of Dermatology, Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, Pediatric Dermatology, and Cutis, among others.
A Rich Personal Life
Dr. Ali was born and raised in Hermiston, Oregon, a small farm town in the northeast corner of the state. Her hobbies and interests include painting, tennis, and travel. Dr. Ali and her husband, who is a radiologist, are excited to be back in the Chicago area with their daughter and love serving the community.