Gregory A. Turowski MD
About the Practice
Keeping in mind the need for creating a unique and private environment for his patients, Dr. Turowski moved his practice several years ago from Chicago’s Gold Coast to the North Shore. He founded the New Horizons Center for Cosmetic Surgery, which quickly became one of the most sought after cosmetic surgery practices in the Midwest. The practice grew quickly, and Dr Turowski expanded our team of surgeons by adding an associate – Dr Leonard Lu. Dr Lu has impeccable credentials from Brown and Northwestern and extensive experience in plastic surgery.
Dr. Turowski’s team includes a very highly experienced surgical team. Pre- and post-operative care is coordinated by a nurse with extensive experience in plastic surgery who is always available to address your questions and to help guide you through the recovery process. Our knowledgeable and caring administrative team members all contribute equally to creating a well-organized and comfortable environment for the Center’s patients.
As a patient, you will spend a significant amount of time in our office. That is why New Horizons is designed to provide you with an esthetically pleasant, relaxed, and friendly environment.
Breast Augmentation (Enlargment)
Breast Lift (Mastopexy)
Surgery of the Face
Rhinoplasty (Nose Reshaping)
Otoplasty (Ear Setback)
Background & Certification
American Board of Surgery
American Board of Plastic Surgery
Dr. Gregory Turowski is one of a few double board-certified plastic surgeons specializing in plastic and cosmetic face and body surgery. He combines a European background with knowledge and technical expertise that he acquired through years of surgical training at the most prestigious American Ivy League institutions: Yale and Harvard.
Dr. Turowski completed his general surgical residency and Chief Residency at St. Mary’s Hospital/Yale Medical School affiliated program in Connecticut. He became board certified by The American Board of Surgery.
After completing full general surgery training, Dr Turowski moved to Boston to join Harvard Medical School’s plastic surgery training program. He completed his plastic surgery residency and Chief Residency at Harvard, training at the nation’s top clinical institutions: Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston’s Children’s Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital.
In addition to over 8 years of clinical training, during which Dr. Turowski performed several thousand surgeries, he completed a post-graduate research fellowship at Yale and holds a Ph.D. in surgery. While in Boston, Dr. Turowski was a member of the teaching faculty at Harvard Medical School. Aditionally, Dr Turowski is the author of numerous articles and lectures in the field of plastic surgery and wound healing, for which he has received many awards.
Publications and Presentations
Dr. Turowski frequently lectures and often gives interviews for TV and Radio stations. His surgeries have been taped for teaching purposes. Moreover, he has appeared in programs such as The Learning Channel (TLC) series, in which he demonstrated breast augmentation surgery.
Awards & Honors
Dr. Turowski's peers selected him for inclusion in Castle Connolly’s “Top Doctors – Chicago Metropolitan Area Guide” for several years in a row. Presently, he is also featured in the American Registry’s “America’s Top Surgeons”.
Affiliations & Memberships
Dr Turowski has operating privileges in several area hospitals including:
Rush North Shore
All of these facilities are certified by the National Accreditation Organizations and are staffed by board-certified anesthesiologists.
Dr. Turowski is a member of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Chicago Society of Plastic Surgeons and a Fellow of the prestigious American College of Surgeons (FACS).
Staff & Facilities
Our private fully AAAHC accredited operating suite offers a combination of safety, infection control, privacy and convenience not available in hospital settings.
Skin Care Products
Medical Spa skin care treatment technology allows for providing our patients with noninvasive alternatives – delivered through the use of the finest products and equipment, all clinically proven to bring tangible results. At Medical Spa every treatment takes advantage of the latest advances in therapeutic skin care to produce great results without the downtime of invasive plastic surgery.