Dr. Sandeep Jejurikar
3800 Highland Avenue #106
Downers Grove, IL 60515
Phone: (630) 960-0023
Monday, Thursday, Friday: 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Tuesday: 10 a.m.–7 p.m.
Wednesday: 9 a.m.–4 p.m.

Education and Credentials

A board-certified plastic surgeon serving Downers Grove, Naperville, and other Illinois communities, Dr. Sandeep Jejurikar boasts exceptional credentials that make him one of the most valued aesthetic professionals in the region. His extensive training, coupled with years of practical experience, is reflected in the beautiful results he creates for patients. Learn more about the skills and training that make him unique.

Education & Training

  • 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 Medicine
    Chicago, Illinois
    1991-95

Plastic Surgery Residency

  • University of Chicago Medicine
    Chicago, Illinois
    1995-97

Reconstructive Microsurgery Fellowship

  • University of Chicago Medicine
  • Section of Plastic Surgery
    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 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
  • 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 2006-2012, President 2011
  • 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.

Learn more about Dr. Jejurikar’s extensive training and the services he offers. Request a free cosmetic consultation or call his office at (630) 960-0023 in Downers Grove.

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