Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Dermatology

Murad  Alam, MD

Murad Alam, MD

Vice Chair, Department of Dermatology
Chief of Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery in the Department of Dermatology

Professor of Dermatology, Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery and Surgery (Organ Transplantation)

Focus of Work


Botox, Chemical Peels, Collagen, Cosmetics Surgery, Excisional Surgery for atypical moles, Fat Transplantation, Laser Surgery, Liposuction, Melanoma Surgery, MOHS Surgery for the removal of basal and squamous cell cancers

Education and Certification

  • MD: Yale University (1996)
  • Internship: University of Michigan Hospital, Internal Medicine (1997)
  • Residency: New York Presbyterian Hospital (2000)
  • Fellowship: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston (2001)
  • Board Certification: Dermatology



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