Monika D. Kaniszewska, MD
Dr. Monika D. Kaniszewska is a board-certified dermatologist specializing in medical, surgical, and minimally invasive cosmetic procedures for our patients around Joliet, Plainfield, Lombard, and Naperville, IL. With an extensive training background and a personal compassion toward all our patients, she is an important part of our Dermatology and Plastic Surgery Associates team.
If you're looking for a dermatologist around suburban Chicago, request a consultation with Dr. Kaniszewska or call us at (815) 744-8554 to schedule an appointment at any of our offices.
Professional Training & Credentials
Dr. Kaniszewska was born in Poland but grew up in Chicago. She graduated from the University of Illinois at Chicago, earning a Bachelor of Science in biomedical engineering. She then went on to complete a Master of Science at Northwestern University, also with a concentration in biomedical engineering. After attending Rush Medical College, Dr. Kaniszewska completed her internship at Resurrection Medical Center. Her dermatology training was completed at Loyola University Medical Center, where she elected to serve as chief resident. She is certified by the American Board of Dermatology.
Dr. Kaniszewska has been published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery. In addition, she has presented her work at national and local meetings. She is active in volunteerism through participation in skin cancer screenings for the American Academy of Dermatology, as well as educational outreach programs through the Women's Dermatologic Society.
Dr. Kaniszewska's interests include cutaneous oncology, autoimmune and inflammatory conditions such as acne, psoriasis, and eczema, as well as complex medical dermatologic conditions. Dr. Kaniszewska has training in medical, surgical, and minimally invasive cosmetic procedures. She enjoys seeing patients of all ages and backgrounds. Dr. Kaniszewska is fluent in Polish