Chicago Plastic Surgery Provider – Dr. Gregory Dumanian
Dr. Gregory Dumanian combines excellent training with a caring and attentive bedside manner. He is Chief and Program Director of the Division of Plastic Surgery at the Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine. He is professor of surgery, with adjunct appointments as professor in neurosurgery and orthopedic surgery. He lectures nationally on repair of the abdominal wall. His groundbreaking work on targeted reinnervation for arm amputees was featured on the cover of the prestigious journal Lancet, the New York Times, the New Yorker Magazine, and National Geographic. His specialties include state of the art abdominal wall reconstruction, peripheral nerve surgery, aesthetic surgery, hand surgery, and reconstructive breast surgery after cancer treatment (DIEP flaps), and reconstructive microsurgery.
Dr. Dumanian, a native Chicagoan, graduated summa cum laude from Harvard College, and trained at the finest medical programs in the country. After graduating with honors from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, he completed a five-year residency in general surgery at the Massachusetts General Hospital. He followed this with three years of plastic surgery training at the University of Pittsburgh, one of the premier plastic surgery programs in the country. He then completed a fellowship in hand surgery at the Curtis Hand Center in Baltimore, Maryland.
- Surgery: certified in 1993 and 2003
- Plastic surgery: certified in 1998 and 2007
- Hand surgery: certified in 1999 and 2008
- Northwestern Memorial Hospital
- Children's Memorial Hospital
- Shriners Hospital for Children, Chicago
- Jesse Brown Veteran's Administration Medical Center (chief)
- Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
Dr. Dumanian's Surgical Specialties
Dr. Gregory Dumanian is an internationally known and respected plastic and reconstructive surgeon who performs a range of aesthetic and functional procedures. His extensive work as a nerve and hand surgeon has helped him become an authority on procedures such as hand reconstruction and revascularization, carpal tunnel syndrome and nerve tumors. Along with Dr. Todd Kuiken, Dr. Dumanian is recognized as a pioneer of targeted reinnervation, a revolutionary procedure which can transform the lives of amputee patients.
Dr. Dumanian's wide-ranging experience and expertise gives him a unique perspective on all cosmetic and functional surgeries, allowing him to take in the "whole picture" of a patient's needs, rather than focus narrowly on a specific procedure.
More about Dr. Dumanian
Dr. Dumanian is a triple board certified surgeon who has more than 20 years of experience in plastic and reconstructive surgery. Dr. Dumanian specializes in face and body contouring procedures, and is highly trained in rectus diastasis repair, which he performs for his tummy tuck Chicago patients. If you are interested in learning more about the procedures offered at his state-of-the-art plastic surgery practice, contact Dr. Dumanian at 312-695-1999 to schedule a consultation.