Chicago integrative eczema center

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The Chicago Integrative Eczema Center is a resource for patients and families with atopic dermatitis (eczema) seeking a more holistic approach to care. It emphasizes natural therapies, Traditional Chinese Medicine, and Acupuncture/Acupressure in addition to trusted Western medical treatments, bringing the best of many worlds together for optimal care.


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The Center provides:

  • Teaching
  • Patient care
  • A patient and family support group
  • Opportunities to participate in cutting-edge research related to understanding the causes and treatment of eczema.

Educational Session:

  • Hands-on teaching sessions on skin care techniques and learning stations with information and handouts
  • Lectures about the causes and treatment of eczema from practitioners of standard medical and alternative therapies
  • Review of new research findings
  • Question and answer sessions

Patient Care:

Appointments with Peter Lio, MD and Ryan Lombardo, DAOM (Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine), L.Ac. (Licensed Acupuncturist), who work closely with allergists, dietitians, hypnotherapists and psychologists