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Dr. Michael Sotiriou, MD


Chicago, IL

About Dr. Michael Sotiriou

Dr. Sotiriou grew up in Salt Lake City, Utah though has strong ties to the Midwest with family in the Chicago-land and Milwaukee areas. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin–Madison where he received his B.S. in Neurobiology. He then returned home to attend medical school at the University of Utah, followed by a medical-surgical internship at Resurrection Medical Center in Chicago. He is completing his final year of dermatology residency at the University of Illinois at Chicago and currently serves as Chief Resident. He is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, Chicago Dermatological Society, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, and the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery. Having spent significant time outside in the mountains of Utah, Dr. Sotiriou is passionate about the prevention, early detection, and medical and surgical management of skin cancer. He is an advocate for each of his patients, treating an array of dermatologic conditions including: psoriasis, adult and female hormonal acne, and non-invasive mole monitoring. Dr. Sotiriou enjoys helping his patients improve the overall tone and texture of their skin so that they feel confident, youthful, and healthy. Understanding that everyone has unique and specific needs, Dr. Sotiriou will develop tailored treatment plans utilizing topical products, skin tightening, microneedling, laser procedures, and injectables such as Botox®, Dysport®, and fillers to achieve preventative and rejuvenating results. Dr. Sotiriou is an avid outdoorsman spending his limited time off during residency out west summitting mountains, fly fishing, skiing, and mountain biking. In Chicago, he loves to explore the vast restaurant scene, play tennis, golf, travel, and cook elaborate meals for friends

In-network insurances

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • American Republic Insurance Company


  • Dermatologist

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Hospital affiliations

  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Board certifications

  • American Board of Dermatology

Education and training

  • Medical School - University of Utah, Doctor of Medicine
  • University of Wisconsin (Bachelor's)
  • Resurrection Medical Center (Internship)
  • University of Illinois, Chicago, Residency in Dermatology

Professional memberships

  • American Academy of Dermatology
  • American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
  • Chicago Dermatological Society

Awards and publications

  • Sotiriou MC, Stryjewska BM, Hill C. Two Cases of Leprosy in Siblings Caused by Mycobacterium lepromatosis and Review of the Literature. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016;95(3):522-7.
  • Sotiriou MC, Foo CW, Scholes CT, Zone JJ. Immunobullous disease and ulcerative colitis: a case series of six patients. Br J Dermatol. 2015;173(3):792-6.
  • Zone JJ, Schmidt LA, Taylor TB, Hull CM, Sotiriou MC, Jaskowski TD, Hill HR, Meyer LJ. Dermatitis Herpetiformis Sera or Goat Anti-Transglutaminase-3 Transferred to Human Skin-Grafted Mice Mimics Dermatitis Herpetiformis Immunopathology. J Immunology. 2011 Apr 1;186(7):4474-80.
  • Dr. Sotiriou served as Chief Resident in the year 2017-2018

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Languages spoken

  • English

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Dr. Michael Sotiriou's office locations

Dermatology + Aesthetics

1765 North Elston Avenue, Suite 110

Chicago, IL 60642

Dermatology + Aesthetics

1765 North Elston Avenue

Chicago, IL 60642

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Seeing a new dermatologist can be nerve-wracking but Dr. Sotiriou put me right at ease. I needed a cortisone shot for an angry breakout right before a big event. It was literally quick and painless. Highly recommend.
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