Dr. Ashish Bhatia is a recognized expert in cosmetic dermatology and dermatologic surgery. His expertise includes facial and body aesthetic surgery, laser surgery, and skin resurfacing procedures including scar reduction and revision. He has contributed to the advancement of techniques in facial reconstruction, scar revision, fat reduction, and the use of purified neurotoxins (Botox) and dermal fillers (Juvederm).

Dr. Bhatia also has expertise in the use of Mohs surgery for the treatment of skin cancer.

About Dr. Ashish C. Bhatia, MD, FAAD

Dr. Ashish Bhatia, MD is a board-certified Chicago dermatologist and Mohs surgeon providing care to patients in Schaumburg and Oak Dermatology.

Dr. Bhatia has published extensively in journals and textbooks, and is a sought after teacher, speaker, and instructor both nationally and internationally.

Dr. Bhatia also serves as Associate Professor of Clinical Dermatology at Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine. He previously served as the Chairman of the Department of Dermatology at DuPage Medical Group. 


  • Medical School: Northeast Ohio Medical University. Inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha national medical honors society
  • Dermatology Residency: Virginia Commonwealth University Health System. Served as Chief Resident.
  • Mohs Surgery, Cutaneous Oncology, Reconstruction, Cosmetic and Laser Surgery Fellowship: SkinCare Physicians

Tips & Wisdom From Dr. Ashish C. Bhatia, MD, FAAD

Scars – Laser Treatment

Tremendous progress has been made in the use of lasers for the treatment of traumatic scars and contractures. My partner Dr. Jeffrey Hsu and I presented some of our early work on improving the appeara...

Mohs Surgery- What you Need to Know (Video)

Dr. Ashish Bhatia of Oak Dermatology describes the role of Mohs Surgery for the treatment of skin cancer.

Botox or Dermal Filler – Which One Is Best for Me?

Schaumburg dermatologists Dr. Jeffrey Hsu and Dr. Ashish Bhatia of Oak Dermatology provide a helpful summary of the different uses and benefits of neurotoxins (Botox, Dysport, Xeomin) and dermal fille...

Skin Lightening with Hydroquinone Alternatives

For a very long time hydroquinone has been the mainstay of treatment for melasma and other forms of hyperpigmentation (areas of darker skin). However, concerns about the safety of hydroquinone have de...

Younger Looking Skin That Appears Natural

Where I practice in the Midwest, most patients will come in they say, “I really don’t want anybody to know that I’ve had something done, but I just want to look a little fresher or l...