Karina Vivar MDAttending Physician, Health System Clinician of Pediatrics and Dermatology, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
Special interests: general pediatric dermatology, oncologic dermatology, melanocytic lesions, atopic dermatitis, psoriasis, inflammatory skin diseases, hemangiomas and other vascular lesions, laser therapy, and dermatologic surgery.
I have started an oncodermatology clinic with our pediatric oncology colleagues at Lurie Children’s which provides supportive dermatologic care to cancer patients and recipients of hematopoietic stem cell transplants.
Medical school: New York University School of Medicine; New York, NY 2011
Post-graduate training: Pediatric dermatology fellowship: Northwestern University McGaw Medical Center, Lurie Children’s Hospital, Chicago, IL 2017-2018
Dermatology residency: University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 2014-2017
Pediatric residency: University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 2011-2014
Board certified in: General Pediatrics, Dermatology, Pediatric Dermatology