Ricardo Izquierdo MD
Dr. Ricardo Izquierdo has gained knowledge of every aspect of Cosmetic plastic surgery over the last 23 years. He's got strong interests in Facial Surgery (eyelid blepharoplasty surgery, rhinoplasty or nasal surgery, facelift and neck lift, brow lift), Breast Surgery (breast enlargement, breast lift, breast reduction), and the body Surgery (liposuction liposculpture, thigh lift, arm lift, abdominoplasty or tummy tuck). He will continue to attend major seminars to keep about the innovative of his specialty. Dr. Izquierdo received his Bachelor of Arts from Northwestern University and completed his MD at Loyola University Stritch Med school. He finished a five-year surgical residency plus a three-year cosmetic surgery fellowship at Loyola University Infirmary the first recipient of the John L. Keeley, MD Traveling Fellowship, which allowed him to visit and focus in Canniesburn, Scotland and Melbourne, Australia, with a few of the world's esteemed plastic surgeons. Dr. Izquierdo continued his training having an additional one-year fellowship at Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana and returned to Chicago to be on the full-time faculty at Loyola University Medical Center. He is one of the most trusted, respected, and skilled cosmetic surgeons within the Chicago area. His offices will be in Oak Brook and Naperville. His aesthetic eye and skills in surgery coupled with minimizing the extent of surgery, have given superior results over more then 20 years. He's authored over 20 articles in peer-reviewed journals and has published one book chapter. Also, he was awarded the Clinical Research Award from the American Society of Cosmetic surgeons. Dr. Izquierdo has served about the Executive Board with the Wellness House, which gives psychosocial support for patients with cancer and their families and it has been Chairman with the Program Committee.
Dr. Izquierdo is board-certified in plastic cosmetic surgery and is associated with the Ama, the American Society of Cosmetic surgeons, the Cosmetic surgery Educational Foundation, the Midwest Association of Cosmetic or plastic surgeons, the Illinois Society of Cosmetic or plastic surgeons as well as the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. He's fluent in Spanish. Facial rejuvenation is Dr. Izquierdo's interest and fervour. His patients appreciate his eye for keen subtleness in their results. All you need to hear once is “You look good!” from an unknowing friend and a satisfying smile will appear in your face. Dr. Izquierdo features a large experience with body contouring surgery. achieving exceptional results for his patients. His focus on the patient's body form, skin quality, and general proportions guide him to plan a plan corresponding to his patient's desire. The practice has been a section of the community for upwards of 15 years, along with over 23 years of experience, Doctor Izquierdo is a master in most facets of plastic surgery and board certified from the American Board of Plastic cosmetic surgery. He takes pride with his work but additionally in the collegial, approachable manner. Like a want to our patients, we're very happy to offer CareCredit, the nation's leading patient payment program. It is possible to finance 100% of the cosmetic surgery properly Credit (See Financing for more information) without any upfront costs, and conveniently pay with low, monthly premiums. It is possible to apply easily online for approval and schedule your procedure today.
Ricardo Izquierdo MD
Dr. Izquierdo regularly attends local, regional and national conferences to help keep informed of latest techniques and ideas and it is actively involved as officers and committee members in prestigious plastic surgery organizations. The practice also sponsors local seminars, and Ricardo Izquierdo MD travels on international volunteer surgical missions and provides his in time community philanthropic organizations. He believes that it is important for patients being well-informed of their surgeon's training, licensing and experience. The American Society of Medical Specialties recognizes only surgeons certified from the American Board of Plastic Surgery as cosmetic or plastic surgeons. They've completed five to eight numerous years of residency after medical school, passed a written examination, and successfully presented a cross-section of their cases in a oral examination. Their training has encompassed all aspects of current surgical practice including wound healing, anatomy, diseases affecting surgery (i.e. diabetes, hypertension, liver and kidney disease), as well as technical aspects essential in the safe performance of surgical procedures. Surgeons certified from the American Board of Cosmetic surgery have experience in surgery of tissues for example bone, nerve, muscle and skin. The basis for plastic surgery is really a sound familiarity with anatomy and function, along with knowledge within the reconstruction of the areas treated. All this information and experience can be used for planning a safe and successful treatment course for each individual patient.