Dr. Terrah Gavarilos
RN, BSN, Aesthetic Nurse Specialist
Dr. Terrah Gavrilos is a Dermatology Certified Nurse Practitioner who treats patients for a variety of skin related conditions including, but not limited to, acne, eczema, psoriasis, verruca vulgaris, alopecia areata and vitiligo. She obtained a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree in at Saint Anthony College of Nursing. After many years of nursing in various fields of medicine, she obtained her Doctorate in Nursing Practice at Rush University in Chicago. Through her Doctorate at Rush University, she completed her clinical specialty residency in Dermatology through Illinois Dermatology Institute and Advocate Pediatric Dermatology. Her clinical interest is in the field of aesthetic dermatology and plastic surgery. She is currently being certified as a Surgical First Assistant in Plastic Surgery and is pursuing a post-doctoral certification in Family Practice through the University of Massachusetts Boston. She is married and resides with her husband and son in the North Shore of Chicago. She enjoys spending time with her family, reading, and gardening.
“I find that every human being holds his or her unique beauty. Dermatology and Medical aesthetics is about treating disease as well as complimenting natural beauty with cutting edge medicine and medical therapies. The skin is the largest organ of the body and it protects us from external elements on a daily basis; it is our responsibility to care of our skin like any other organ. Our life, our health, and our confidence is dependent on the wellness of our skin.”