Peter A. Lio, MD

Chicago, Illinois

Peter A. Lio, MD

Advisory Board Member


Dr. Lio is clinical assistant professor of dermatology and pediatrics at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, where he founded the Chicago Integrative Eczema Center to provide treatment and education for children with atopic dermatitis. In his clinical practice at Medical Dermatology Associates of Chicago, Dr. Lio works to integrate complementary medicine approaches – such as acupuncture – to treat his patients with atopic dermatitis, acne, dermatomyositis, and other inflammatory skin diseases.

Education and Training

  • Dermatology Residency and Medical Acupuncture Training, Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital, 2005
  • Pediatric Internship, Boston Children’s Hospital, 2002
  • Medical Degree, Harvard Medical School, 2001
  • Bachelor of Science - Neurobiology, Northwestern University, 1997

Professional Highlights

  • Board of Directors, National Eczema Association, 2017-present
  • Founder and Director, Chicago Integrative Eczema Center, 2013-present
  • Member, Atopic Dermatitis Expert Resource Group, American Academy of Dermatology (AAD), 2013-present
  • Fellow, AAD, 2012-present
  • Co-Author, "Handbook of Integrative Dermatology: An Evidence-Based Approach," Springer, 2015
  • Member, Joint Task Force Atopic Dermatitis Workgroup, American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, 2011-2012
  • Appointed Member, National Eczema Association Scientific and Medical Advisory Council, 2011


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