Chicago-Area Certified Medical Illustrator
Welcome to the online portfolio of certified medical illustrator Teri J. McDermott, founder of McDermott Medical Illustration. Here you will find a selection of Award-Winning images created for the communication needs of the health science and legal communities.

McDermott Medical Illustration combines traditional and digital techniques, resulting in dynamic, dramatic solutions for all of your projects requiring visual explanations.

Teri′s medical images are created with supreme attention to detail and accuracy. Over the past two and a half decades, her illustrations have been featured on the covers of most major medical and health science trade journals. Her illustrations are sensitively rendered in a wide variety of styles and techniques, from soft and sketchy to high-impact, vibrantly colored statements.

McDermott Medical Illustration provides superb custom and stock medical art available to fit many needs-images for editorial print use, medical publishing, patient education, pharmaceutical advertising and health product package design.

Teri′s medical expertise extends to the Legal community, assisting attorney clients with demonstrative courtroom exhibits that support expert testimony in personal injury and medical malpractice litigation. In addition, with her UIC faculty appointment access to the vast university Medical Library databases, she helps attorneys by obtaining published research articles to back up their most challenging factual arguments.

McDermott Medical Illustration has archived its diverse library of existing or "Stock" illustrations readily available for license when projects have time or budget restrictions. These images are infinitely customizable to fit your specific subject matter or project design.

Call or e-mail today for a no-obligation quote on stunning visual content for your medical, legal, biological, scientific, or other health sciences project!

Teri′s motto:


  • Conduct thorough research
  • Provide Invaluable creative insight and expression
  • Meet client deadline, and most of all...
  • Be fun and easy to work with!


    Teri J. McDermott MA CMI    847-888-2206   Teri@TeriMcDermott.com

    Serving the greater Chicago area and Midwest...and Beyond!

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