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Education & Credentials

A cosmetic plastic surgeon serving Chicago and its suburbs including Naperville, Oak Brook, Hinsdale, Schaumburg, and Barrington, Dr. Jejurikar has provided a summary of his professional education and training for your review.

Education

Bachelor of Science
Political Science
Biomedical Sciences
University of Michigan
College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
Ann Arbor, Michigan
1988

Doctor of Medicine
University of Michigan
Medical School
Ann Arbor, Michigan
1991

General Surgery Residency

University of Chicago Hospitals
Chicago, Illinois
1991-95

Plastic Surgery Residency

Section of Plastic Surgery
University of Chicago Hospitals
Chicago, Illinois
1995-97

Reconstructive Microsurgery Fellowship

Section of Plastic Surgery
University of Chicago Hospitals
Chicago, Illinois
1997-98

Hand Surgery Fellowship

Christine M. Kleinert Institute for
Hand and Microsurgery
Louisville, Kentucky
1998-99

Previous Academic Appointments

Clinical Associate of Surgery
Section of Plastic Surgery
University of Chicago
Chicago, Illinois
1997-98

International Experience

Plastic Surgeon
Northwest Medical Teams
Oaxaca, Mexico
1996

Plastic Surgeon
Northwest Medical Teams
Zimapan, Mexico
1996

Plastic Surgeon
Proyecto Myra
San Juan, Puerto Rico
1997

Licensure

Illinois
#036-088828
1991

Board Certification

Certification in the Subspecialty of Surgery of the Hand
American Board of Plastic Surgery
2004

Diplomate
American Board of Plastic Surgery
#6384
2002

Diplomate
National Board of Medical Examiners
#408049
1994

Other Certification

Certifying Course in LASER
Safety and Techniques
Department of Surgery
University of Chicago
1994

Hospital Staff Appointments

Good Samaritan Hospital
Downers Grove, Illinois
1999-present

Saint Alexius Hospital
Hoffman Estates, Illinois
1999-present

Hinsdale Hospital
Hinsdale, Illinois
2003-present

Northwest Community Hospital
Arlington Heights, Illinois
2005-present

Elmhurst Hospital
Elmhurst, Illinois
2010-present

Central Dupage Hospital
Winfield, Illinois
2011-present

Midwest Center for Day Surgery
Downers Grove, Illinois
1999-present

Honors and Awards

First Place
Resident Paper Contest
American Association of Hand Surgery
28th Annual Meeting
1998

Second Place
Residents' Night
Chicago Society of Plastic Surgery
1997

National Honor Society Scholar
1984-85

United States Senate Youth Scholar
1984-86

Professional Societies

  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
  • American College of Surgeons
  • Illinois Society of Plastic Surgeons
    Board of Directors 2006-present
  • Kleinert Society

Scientific Presentations

Local: "Reduction Mammaplasty - Surgical Options and Outcome Analysis." University of Chicago. Section of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Core Curriculum in Plastic Surgery. October 1995.

Local: "Diagnosis and Management of Pediatric Craniofacial Syndromes." University of Chicago. Section of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Core Curriculum in Plastic Surgery. January 1996.

Local: "Surgical Management of Cleft Palate." University of Chicago. Craniofacial Team Grand Rounds. April 1996.

Regional: "The Single Pedicle Gluteal Muscle - Posterior Thigh Composite Flap for Management of the Persistent Perineal Wound." Midwest Associations of Plastic Surgeons. 36th Annual Meeting. Milwaukee, Wisconsin. June 1996.

Local: "Surgical Anatomy of the Nose." University of Chicago. Section of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Plastic Surgery Anatomy Course. August 1996.

National: "The Single Pedicle Gluteal Muscle - Posterior Thigh Composite Flap for Management of the Persistent Perineal Wound in Inflammatory Bowel Disease." Plastic Surgery Senior Residents' Conference. 36th Annual Meeting. Sacramento, California. April 1997.

Local: "The Single Pedicle Gluteal Muscle - Posterior Thigh Composite Flap for Management of the Persistent Perineal Wound." Chicago Society of Plastic Surgery. Chicago, Illinois. May 1997. (Awarded Second Place- Annual Residents' Night Competition).

National: "The Efficacy of Digital Sympathectomy with Adventitial Stripping in Scleroderma Patients who are 'Non - Responders' to Cold Stress Testing." American Association for Hand Surgery. 28th Annual Meeting. Scottdale, Arizona. January 1998. (Awarded First Place - Resident Essay Paper Contest).

Local: "Initial Management of the Critically Ill Burn Patient." University of Chicago. Department of Surgery Grand Rounds. February 1998.

Local: "Hand Transplantation - The Next Frontier." University of Michigan. Department of Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds. November 1998.

Bibliography

Book Chapters

Gottlieb L and Jejurikar S: The Persistent Perineal Wound. Michelassi F, Milsom JW (eds): Operative Strategies in Inflammatory Bowel Disease. New York, Springer - Verlag, 1999.

Gottlieb L, Jejurikar S, and Levine L: Penile Reconstruction. Evans G and Schusterman MA (eds): Operative Plastic Surgery. Stamford, Connecticut, Appleton and Lange, 1999.

Kleinert H, Jejurikar S, and Miller J: Hand Surgery. Townsend CM (ed): Sabiston Textbook of Surgery - The Biological Basis of Modern Surgical Practice. 16th Edition. Philadelphia, W.B. Saunders, 2001.

Sunil T, Kleinert H, Miller J, and Jejurikar S: Hand Surgery. Townsend CM (ed): Sabiston Textbook of Surgery - The Biological Basis of Modern Surgical Practice. 17th Edition. Philadelphia, Elsevier Saunders, 2004.

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