Murad A. Alam
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About Dr. Murad A. Alam

Murad Alam is a Dermatologist in Chicago, Illinois. Alam has been practicing medicine for over 27 years and is highly rated in 16 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Basal Cell Skin Cancer, Acne, Melasma, and Squamous Cell Skin Carcinoma. He is licensed to treat patients in Illinois. Alam is currently accepting new patients.

His clinical research consists of co-authoring 309 peer reviewed articles and participating in 51 clinical trials in the past 15 years.


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Accepts Medicare

Dr. Murad A. Alam accepts the following insurance:

  •  Blue Cross Blue Shield
  •  Ambetter
  •  Cigna
676 N Saint Clair St, Suite 800, Arkes Pavilion, Chicago, IL 60611
Background & Education
Graduate Institution
Yale University School Of Medicine, 1996
Dermatology in IL
Hospital Affiliations
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Languages Spoken
Clinical Research

Clinical research consists of overseeing clinical studies of patients undergoing new treatments and therapies, and publishing articles in peer reviewed medical journals. Doctors who actively participate in clinical research are generally at the forefront of the fields and aware of the most up-to-date advances in treatments for their patients.

51 Clinical Trials

A Pilot Clinical Trial Investigating the Effect of Autologous Platelet-rich Plasma in Subjects With Mild to Moderate Eyebrow Hypotrichosis
PDT Versus the Combination of Jessner's Solution and 35% TCA for Treatment of Actinic Keratoses on Upper Extremities: A Randomized Controlled Split-arm Trial
Treatment of Sebaceous Hyperplasia With PDL and Nd:YAG Versus Erbium:YAG: A Randomized Controlled Trial
Locally Administered Bupivacaine Hydrochloride for Post-operative Pain Control in Cutaneous Surgery: A Randomized Controlled Trial
A Pilot Study Comparing the Efficacy of Glycolic Acid Peels vs. Salicylic Acid Peels for the Treatment of Melasma: A Randomized Control Trial
The Impact of Anesthetic Injection Rate, Temperature and Buffering on Pain Perception During Dermatologic Procedures: a Multicenter, Single-blinded Randomized Control Trial
Comparison of the Efficacy Between Cryolipolysis Versus ATX-101 (Deoxycholic Acid) for the Treatment of Upper Back Fat: a Prospective Randomized Controlled Pilot Study.
A Randomized Controlled Trial Evaluating 5-aminolevulinic Acid Photodynamic Therapy With Different Incubation Times for the Treatment of Actinic Keratosis
A Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing the Functional and Aesthetic Outcomes of Lobed Transposition Flaps vs. Nasalis Sling Flaps in Nasal Tip Reconstruction
Diagnostic Ultrasound for Measuring Fat of the Body
A Pilot Study of Patient Satisfaction After Cutaneous Surgery
A Pilot Study of the Carbon Dioxide Treatment for Fat Reduction
Pilot Split Face Randomized, Evaluator Blinded Study on the Effect of Subcision and Suctioning With a Microdermabrasion Device on Rolling Acne Scars
Pilot Split Face Randomized, Evaluator Blinded Study on the Effect of Multiple Subcisions on Rolling Acne Scars
Comparison of the Efficacy Between Cryolipolysis Versus Cryolipolysis Plus Subcision For Treatment of Cellulite: A Prospective Randomized Control Trial
Comparing the Efficacy of Ice Pack Versus Topical EMLA for Pain Control in Laser Axillary Hair Removal: A Randomized Control Trial
Treatment of Facial Flushing With Botulinum Toxin A Injections: A Split-Face, Double-blinded, Randomized Control Trial
A Randomized Controlled Paired Comparison of Photo-therapy With a Topical Retinoid Cream Pretreatment Versus PDT Alone for Actinic Keratoses
Evaluating the Combined Skin Tightening Benefit of Non-Invasive Ultrasound Treatment and Neck Liposuction
Serum Concentration of Lidocaine After Local Injection During Mohs Micrographic Surgery
Quality of Life in Patients With Nonmelanoma Skin Cancer
Pilot Study of Autologous Fibroblast Injection for Acne Scars, Forehead Lines, Lip Lines, Horizontal Neck Lines, and Static Crow's Feet
Managing Patient Comfort During Dermatologic Procedures: A Randomized Controlled Trial
Pilot Study of Skin Biopsy Sites: A Consensus Approach Based on Patient and Physician Interviews
A Comparison of Ingenol Mebutate and Cryotherapy for Treatment of Actinic Keratoses.
Treatment of Keratosis Pilaris With 810 nm Diode Laser
Evaluation of Different Doses of Botulinum Toxin Type A for the Treatment of Gummy Smile
A Pilot Study Comparing the Efficacy of 1064 Q-switch Laser vs. Glycolic Acid Peels for the Treatment of Melasma: A Randomized Control Trial
A Pilot Study on 1550 nm Fractional Erbium-glass Laser for Alopecia Treatment
Comparing the Efficacy Between Suction-Curettage and Botox Injections in the Treatment of Axillary Hyperhidrosis
A Photodynamic Therapy for Treatment of Actinic Keratoses
Effect of Externally Implantable Tissue Expansion Device on Scar Length
A Randomized, Rater-blinded, Split-face Comparison of the Efficacy of Intense Pulse Light vs. Q-switched Nd:Yag Laser for the Treatment of Melasma.
Effects of Topical Vitamin K, Vitamin K and Retinol, and Arnica on Post-Laser Bruising
In Situ Photoimmunotherapy: A Tumor Directed Treatment for Advanced Melanoma With Cutaneous Metastases
Comparison of the Efficacy Between Cryolipolysis and Subcision for Treatment of Cellulite: A Prospective Randomized Control Trial.
Comparison of 25-hydroxy Vitamin D Level in Caucasian Women Receiving Vitamin D Supplementation and Not Receiving Supplementation: a Randomized Controlled Trial.
A Randomized, Rater-blinded, Split-face Comparison of the Efficacy of 30 % Salicylic Acid Peel vs. Q-switched Nd:Yag Laser for the Treatment of Melasma.
Basal Cell Carcinoma Recurrence
The Effect of Subcision and Calcium Hydroxylapatite (Radiesse) Injection on Rolling Acne Scarring Appearance
A Split-face Randomized Controlled Trial to Assess the Efficacy of a Needling Device for the Treatment of Acne Scars
Randomized, Investigator-blinded Study of Compression in Wound Healing With and Without Fractional Ablative CO2 Laser After Excisions on the Lower Extremity (CHIME+)
Comparison of Electrodessication, Potassium Titanyl Phosphate (KTP) Laser and Pulsed Dye Laser for Treatment of Cherry Angiomata
Non-prescription Versus Prescription Topical Treatments Versus no Treatment in the Control of Sweating
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308 Total Publications

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