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Welcome to IDI Oak Park

719 South Blvd Oak Park, IL 60302
(708) 406-7222

The Illinois Dermatology Institute is a collection of forward-thinking and patient-care driven dermatologists, and Dr. Harris and Dr. Kiracofe are proud to be part of this high-quality group. IDI Oak Park has been serving the western suburbs of Chicago for over 40 years, and during that time this office has garnered a reputation for excellence. Whether it is taking care of your skin, hair and nails, or helping you maintain looking your best, Dr. Harris and Dr. Kiracofe should be your choice when you want excellence in a dermatologist.


We provide high-quality skin care services using the most advanced techniques and state-of-the-art technology. We offer customized medical treatment for all types of skin conditions to meet all of our patients' unique needs. Our services include:
- Medical Dermatology
- Surgical Dermatology
- Cosmetic Dermatology


Dr. Elizabeth Kiracofe

Board Eligible

Dr. Elizabeth Kiracofe is joining Illinois Dermatology Institute after completion of her residency training at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio where she served her colleagues as Chief Resident. During this time, she did significant teaching with medical students, as well as publishing research in a number of dermatology journals including the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, Archives of Dermatology, Dermatologic Surgery, and the American Journal of Dermatopathology. Dr. Kiracofe has a deep love for education and you can often find her around Chicago, even at the Cubs stadium, giving educational talks on skin disease and how we can all protect ourselves from skin cancer.

Dr. Kiracofe graduated summa cum laude from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, where in addition to completing her premedical requirements, also had majors in Psychology and Communication. She then went on to complete her Medical Doctorate at Case Western Reserve University School of Medince. With patient advocacy and education always important to Dr. Kiracofe, she completed a Health Policy Fellowship with the Ohio State Medical Association (OSMA). Through this position she went on to become a registered lobbyist for the State of Ohio, allowing her to officially advocate on behalf of patients and physicians. In recognition for her efforts in public health, Dr. Kiracofe was awarded the 2014 Physician Advocate of the Year award for the State of Ohio - the first dermatologist and youngest physician to ever receive this award.


Dr. Matthew Harris

Board Certified Dermatologist

Dr. Matthew Harris is an alumnus of Indiana University, where he received both his Bachelor of Science and his Medical Degrees. He continued his training by specializing in dermatology at New York Medical College, and during his residency he was elected Chief Resident and received several awards and honors. He has also published several articles in various medical journals. Dr. Harris, a Board Certified Dermatologist since 2003, is currently a clinical instructor for the Oak Park Family Practice Residency Program. He specializes in general, pediatric and surgical dermatology. He also has had extensive training and experience in cosmetic treatments such as Botox, fillers (Restylane, Radiesse, etc.), leg vein treatments, chemical peels, and lasers.

Dr. Harris is a member of the following:

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