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Dr. Victoria Barbosa, MD

Dermatologist

Professional statement

Dr. Victoria Barbosa is a caring professional who gives individualized, attentive care to all of her patients. She looks forward to helping you achieve and maintain beautiful, healthy skin! She is a member of the American Medical Association and the American Academy of Dermatology. She is also a writer for Reader'd Digest Guide to Skin Care.

In-network insurances

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Altius (Coventry Health Care)

Specialties

  • Dermatologist

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • Rush University Medical Center

Board certifications

  • American Board of Dermatology

Education and training

  • Johns Hopkins University (Fellowship)
  • Medical School - Yale University, Doctor of Medicine
  • Yale University, New Haven Hospital (Residency)

Professional memberships

  • American Academy of Dermatology

Awards and publications

  • Reader's Digest Guide to Skin Care - Author

Zocdoc awards

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Female

NPI number

1578570024

Office locations

Millennium Park Dermatology

30 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 1429

Chicago, IL 60602

Patient reviews
All reviews have been submitted by patients after seeing the provider. For more information, check out our Patient Knowledge Base.
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Dr. Barbosa does it right. Completely focused on the patient and educating them. A rarity in today’s healthcare system. Couldn’t recommend her highly enough.
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I swear by Dr. Barbosa. My sister and I have been seeing her since we were teenagers in the suburbs, and when we have the rare need to see a dermatologist again we go out of out of our way to make sure she's the doctor treating us!
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Not even worth my time to list out the reasons not to go here... worst experience I've had at a doctors office.
Less than 1 month ago
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Amazing! First time at a dermatologist and she made it fun and painless :) Her bedside manner is great, she explains things thoroughly, and welcomes patient collaboration in care plans and decision making. Recommending her to all my friends!
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Great appointment. Approachable, funny, kind and cool! Thank you!!!
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Personable, knowledgeable, involved and frank. Wonderful Doctor.
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Dr. Barbosa listens! She asks great questions and listens to you.
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Dr. Barbosa was great. She talked me through everything she would be doing and explained the reasons for every action.
Less than 6 months ago
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I found her to be to the point, transparent about pricing when writing a prescription, friendly, and totally non-judgmental.
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Timely, professional and was able to perform needed procedure onsite and during appointment.
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Wonderful doctor. Not only was she very attentive but also made me feel very comfortable and put a smile on my face!
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Dr. Barbosa is so knowledgeable and friendly and she puts you at ease right away.
Less than 1 year ago
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She was so friendly and down to earth and answered all of my questions. I will be returning!
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She was very informative. I highly recommend her services.
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Dr. Barbosa is very professional and down to earth! She will explain in detail any procedure that you may have, and all of your options. I highly recommend her as I've seen other dermatologists that did not offer good solutions to my skin problem.
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My appointment lasted about 5 minutes and she didn't ask for any background or history and immediately prescribed a topical cream. She sent the prescription to a company I had never heard of and said I should call to give themmy information, but the company did not take my insurance. I called the office 4-5 times leaving messages with the front desk and nobody knew what I was talking about at the front desk or relayed the message to Dr. Barbosa. I never received a call back or answers to my questions, and therefore never received my prescription.
More than 1 year ago
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Dr. Barbosa was so kind, and she answered all of my questions thoroughly. She didn't rush through my consultation at all even though it seemed to be a busy day with a lot of other patients waiting.
More than 1 year ago
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Always very professional and nice.
More than 1 year ago
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Would absolutely recommend Dr. Barbosa!! Outstanding service by her entire staff.
More than 1 year ago
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Smart, professional, and great sense of humor while taking my ailment seriously. Dr Barbosa explained every step thoroughly and stopped to make sure I understood. It was a great experience.
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She was excellent and very knowledgeable. I loved how she treated me and my few pimples like we all that matters in this world lol
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She was very informative and very respectful.
More than 1 year ago
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my visit with Doctor Barbosa, was amazing she was professional and knowledgeable about the things I needed to help clean up my skin.. Also, she made the visit enjoyable.... I would recommend her to others.
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She was a nice, it seems she has the same diagnosis for everyone, her speech on my "acne" seemed so robotic, she didn't even stop to catch her breath. Can't say much else except she seemed to rush but had noproblem recommending treatments that weren't covered by insurance or recommend me coming back for another appointment.
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Dr. Barbosa is a great! She addressed all my questions and was able to offer solutions and showed she cared about my health issues.
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The doctor was very professional and knowledgeable. The receptionist were very nice and personable.
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Although I thought that Dr. Barbosa was an excellent doctor, I waited 2 months for feedback on my lab results even after repeatedly calling them and being made promises. The first time I called was about a week after the appointmentto see if they had gotten the fax from my physician... To my surprise, they didn't seem to know what I was referring to but promised to request the blood work again (I found out later my physician HAD faxed them over within 24 hours) and provide results ASAP. Second time I called was about 1 month after my appointment, they still seemed surprised by my request but one of the nurses assured me that they would get results by end of day and latest by the next morning... Nothing. The third time was the beginning of this month. I called and said that I'd been trying to get a hold of lab results for a couple of weeks and again, was promised results within the hour. I did get results that day but to wait TWO MONTHS for simple supplement advice seemed like a waste of effort. Good doctor but the office and operations could use some help in customer service and timeliness.
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This was my first visit with Dr. Barbosa. She was very personable and thoroughly explained everything to be done at this visit with detail and understanding.
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She was honest in her evaluation.
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Very professional thorough and personable.... I am excited to have chosen Dr. Barbosa as my Dermatologist.
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I had a great experience at this office. I arrived 10 minutes early, filled out my paperwork and relaxed with water. I was taken in right away to go through my history with a PA. Dr. Barbosa is one of thosewomen that you are glad to know - whether or not she's your doctor. Honest and disarming, which are great characteristics in a doctor. She made me feel like I could just relax and be myself, which is nice because I'm usually a little stressed at a doctor's office. Can't say I hope I go back, but if I need to (heaven forbid), I wouldn't go anywhere else.
More than 1 year ago
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Dr. Barbosa was wonderful! I am very happy that I found her--the appointment was for an initial screening and she was thoughtful, thorough, fast, considerate and answered all of my questions. She was awesome!
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She's great! Knowledgeable and nice.
More than 1 year ago
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Informative. Very knowledgeable. She speaks plainly in easy to understand instructions and explanations. I appreciate that she was not pushy for selling her products. But told me to do my research and what the research she had on certain products was. Really nice and straightforward.
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Dr. Barbosa is so nice and thorough!
More than 1 year ago
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Awesome personality! Great experience!
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Might not be as thorough as my previous dermatologist, but the office is well run and the doctor is very easy to talk to.
More than 1 year ago
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Dr Barbosa was super professional and friendly. She had great bedside manner and I would definitely recommend her.
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I enjoyed meeting her she was knowledgeable, warm, friendly & honest.
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Very professional and thorough visit. Will continue to follow up with Dr. Barbosa.
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She is easy to talk to and very thorough. I felt like I left her office with a solution to my problem.
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Dr was very thorough, friendly, engaging and informative. Her office was welcoming, the assistants were professional and friendly from start to finish.
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I really enjoyed my appointment with Dr. Barbosa! She took the time to get to know me personally and spent time with me. I never felt like she was rushing or trying to get me out of there. I went fora yearly check up and she took the time to look over my entire body. I felt like she was careful and truly looking at my skin. I am very happy with Dr. Barbosa and will be going back.
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Dr Barbosa was very helpful and friendly. It was like talking to one of your girl friends that would be upfront with you and would only tell you the truth. When my best friend recommended Dr Barbosa and I saw heron "Windy City Live".....she was exactly the same....professional, honest, and seemed to care about me. Now, I see why my best friend of 48 years raved about her.
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Dr.Barbosa was very helpful and knowledgeable of my condition and right away had a game plan for me. I came in for 3 separate issues and I felt she took the time to make sure all my concerns were addressed.
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Dr. Barbosa is extremely personable and explains everything very clearly. She made me feel comfortable and gave thoughtful advice. Wait time is very short and the location is convenient for anyone who works downtown.
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She was very nice and thorough.
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Dr. Barbosa was professional and very friendly! She greeted me with a warm smile and a wealth of knowledge. Dr. Barbosa explained to me the overview of my diagnosis and treatments of the possible reason for my visit.
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SHE IS AMAZING. I am going to recommend her to anyone and everyone. I'm actually excited about going back for my check up in two months!
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