DR. IRVIN M. WIESMAN
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.
Dr. Irvin M. Wiesman joined his father, Dr. Gary G. Wiesman, in private practice in July 2003. Combined, they have experience in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery, facial surgery, breast surgery, body contouring, and head and neck surgery.
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.
Education and Training
Plastic Surgery Residency - SUMMA Health Systems, Akron, OH
Hand/Microvascular Surgery Fellowship - Washington University, St. Louis, MO
Chief Surgical Resident (PGY5) - Columbus/St. Joseph Hospitals, Chicago, IL
Surgical Residency (PGY1-PGY4) - Columbus/St. Joseph Hospitals, Chicago, IL
Doctor of Medicine - University of Illinois-Chicago School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
American Board of Surgery
American Board of Plastic Surgery
Certificate of Added Qualification in Hand Surgery
Societies and Memberships
American Society for Surgery of the Hand
American College of Surgeons
American Society of Plastic Surgeons
American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery