Dr. Irvin M. Wiesman is a board-certified plastic surgeon and an active member of both the American Society of Plastic Surgeons as well as the prestigious American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. Dr. Wiesman is a Chicago native. He attended medical school at the University of Illinois in Chicago and then completed five years of General Surgery at St. Joseph's Hospital, a Northwestern University Affiliate. Following his general surgery training, Dr. Wiesman went on to complete a Hand and Microvascular Surgery fellowship at Washington University in St. Louis. He then finished his Plastic Surgery training at SUMMA Health Systems in Akron, Ohio.
Dr. Wiesman has presented many papers throughout the country, and he has been published in peer-reviewed journals and book chapters. He is currently involved with teaching residents in Chicago-area training programs.
In addition to cosmetic medical procedures, Dr. Irvin Wiesman also performs hand and microvascular surgeries here at Wiesman Institute in Chicago. These surgeries are used to treat conditions such as carpal tunnel syndrome, dupuytren's contracture, rheumatoid arthritis, tennis elbow, trigger finger, and tendinitis. Dr. Wiesman also treats patients with congenital deformities, hand injuries, and acute trauma and fractures. Dr. Wiesman values personal interaction and will answer all your questions during the consultation. This personal approach combined with his extraordinary skill, experience, and training makes the choice for your Chicago plastic surgeon an easy one.
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