Otto J. Placik MD

Chicago, IL, US
Otto J. Placik MD

About the Practice

Practice Philosophy

Otto J. Placik, M.D. a Chicago based board-certified plastic surgeon performs aesthetic and cosmetic surgery, such as breast enlargement (augmentation) as well as liposuction, laser and endoscopic-assisted lift, tuck and implants of the face, ears, eyes, cheeks, chin, nose, neck, body, breast, abdomen (tummy), thighs and legs.
Dr. Placik believes in not only giving patients the best in medical care, but also in achieving a sensitive understanding of their aesthetic goals. Every member of our medical and support team wants to help you gather the information you need to make the best possible decision. This web page will introduce you to Dr. Placik and the cosmetic and reconstructive surgery services he offers.

Please feel free to call us for more information regarding plastic surgery. We look forward to serving you and your family soon.

Practice Specialization

Facial Procedures:
Nose Reshaping (Rhinoplasty)
Eyelid Surgery (Blepharoplasty)
Face Lift Including Liposuction/Endoscopy (Meloplasty)
Forehead Lift (Coronal Lift)
Neck Surgery (Cervicoplasty)
Ear Surgery (Otoplasty)
Chin Surgery (Genioplasty/Mentoplasty)
Cheek Surgery (Malar Augmentation or Buccal Fat Extraction)
Lip Surgery (Lip Augmentation or Reduction)

Breast Procedures:
Breast Enlargment (Augmentation Mammaplasty)
Breast Lift (Mastopexy)
Breast Reduction (Reduction Mammaplasty)
Male Breast Reduction (Gynecomastia Correction)
Postmastectomy Breast Reconstruction

Body Contouring Procedures:

Tummy Tuck (Abdominoplasty)
Buttock and Thigh Lift (Thigh Dermolipectomy)
Skin Rejuvenation Procedures:

Face Peeling (Chemabrasion)
Skin Resurfacing (Dermabrasion)
Laser Skin Resurfacing(UltraPulse Carbon Dioxide Laser)
Botox® Injections
Injectable/Surgical Fillers
Collagen Injections
Fat Transfer
Scar Revision
Other Procedures:

Laser Surgery
Plastic Surgery Indications for Men

Background & Certification

Board Certification

Dr. Placik is certified as a diplomate by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, Inc.®

Professional Background

Dr. Placik received his medical degree from Northwestern University where he also completed residencies in general and plastic and reconstructive surgery. He completed a fellowship in the aesthetic reconstruction of complex nasal and facial deformities at St. Joseph Hospital in Chicago and an additional fellowship in microvascular and hand surgery at Davies Medical Center, an affiliate of the University of California, San Francisco.

Teaching Appointments

Otto J. Placik, M.D. is a member of the Northwestern University Division of Plastic Surgery Teaching Staff. He holds an academic appointment as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery (Plastic) at Northwestern University Medical School. Dr. Placik actively participates in the reconstruction of complex pediatric deformities at the Shriner's Hospital for crippled children in Chicago.

Affiliations & Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Dr. Placik's hospital appointments include Northwest Community Hospital in Arlington Heights and Evanston Northwestern Healthcare (Evanston and Glenbrook Hospitals).

Society Memberships

Dr. Placik is an active member of The American Society of Plastic Surgeons and The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. He is an active member of several local and national professional organizations.

Your Consultation

We offer you a choice of locations for your consultation and cosmetic surgery in order to provide you with the greatest comfort and convenience.
Please contact our Chicago or Arlington Heights plastic surgery offices to schedule your cosmetic surgery consultation or for more information on cosmetic surgery procedures.

Staff & Facilities

Skin Care Products

We feature BioMedic® Clinical Care. Also, see Skin Rejuvenation for information about Laser Peels, Chemical Peels, Botox® and Collagen Injections.

Payment Options

We offer M'Lend Financial for plastic surgery patients. Contact M'Lend Financial for information on their low interest, monthly payment plan for plastic surgery without any fees. No cost to apply. Low fixed Interest rates!
36 to 60 month terms!
Please contact our Chicago or Arlington Heights plastic surgery offices for more information on financing cosmetic surgery procedures.

Otto J. Placik MD

845 N Michigan Ave, #923,

880 W Central Rd, #6100,
Arlington Heights, IL,

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