Paula K. Lapinski, M.D.

Specialties:

Dermatology
  • Silver Cross Health Connection

Call 815-744-8554

Dr. Paula Lapinski is a board-certified dermatologist by the American Board of Dermatology

Dr. Lapinski earned her degree in pre-professional studies at The University of Notre Dame, graduating with Honors as a member of Phi Beta Kappa. She went on to attend Northwestern University School of Medicine and completed her internship at Evanston-Northwestern Hospital. She completed her residency in Dermatology at The University of Texas-Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, one of the premier programs in the country.

Dr. Lapinski has interests and specializes in Medical Dermatology, Mohs Micrographic Surgery, and Dermatologic Surgery.

Contact Information

  • Office: 815-744-8554

https://pinnacleskin.com/

Locations

Profile

Gender:

Female

Languages:

Spanish

Experience

Year began practicing: 2001

Year joined staff: 2004

Education

1997
Northwestern University

Internships

1998
Northwestern University - Evanston Hospital

Residency

2001
University of Texas (Southwestern Medical Center)

Fellowship

2003
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Board Certified

  • Dermatology

Accepted Insurance

  • UNION MEDICAL (LOCAL 1546)-HMO
  • (GENERAL)-HMO, PPO
  • HFN, INC.-EPO, PPO
  • UNICARE (HEALTHLINK)-PPO
  • CAPP CARE-PPO
  • UNITEDHEALTH CARE CHOICE/SELECT/PL-HMO, PPO
  • CATERPILLAR-PPO
  • BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD-HMO, PPO
  • CIGNA-HMO, POS, PPO
  • HUMANA HEALTH PLANS-EPO, HMO, POS, PPO
  • PERSONALCARE-HMO
  • AETNA-HMO, POS, PPO
  • BLUECARE DIRECT-HMO
  • UNITEDHEALTHCARE MEDICARE ADVANTAGE-PPO

Other Specialties

  • Dermatology

Accepting Referrals

  • Dermatology

Areas Of Interest

Acne, Cosmetic Dermatology, Dermatology, Excisions of Skin Cancers, Facial Skin Cancer, Minor Skin Surgery, Mohs Micrographic Surgery, Moles, Removal of Skin Cancer, Skin Cancer, Skin Cancer Basal Cell, Skin Cancer Detection, Skin Cancer Diagnosis & Treatment, Skin Cancer Melanoma, Skin Cancer Prevention, Skin Cancer Screenings, Skin Cancer Surgery, Skin Infections, Skin Problems, Skin Surgery, Skin Treatment

Physicians on Silver Cross Hospital’s Medical Staff have expertise in their areas of practice to meet the needs of patients seeking their care. These physicians are independent practitioners on the Medical Staff and are not the agents or employees of Silver Cross Hospital. They treat patients based upon their independent medical judgment and they bill patients separately for their services.