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Renowned Plastic Surgeon Michael J. Lee MD: The Pinnacle of Cosmetic Excellence

Chicago, IL – Dr. Michael J. Lee, MD, one of the most accomplished and highly sought-after plastic surgeons, is the premier choice for those who value the utmost in aesthetic excellence. Based in downtown Chicago, Dr. Lee’s practice attracts a core of patients from across the nation who seek his expertise in cosmetic surgery of the face, eyes, and breast. With over 20 years of experience at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Dr. Lee has established himself as a leading expert in deep plane facelifts, secondary and revision facelifts, eyelid surgery, breast lifts, and breast augmentation.

Dr. Lee’s distinguished academic background includes graduating from the University of Michigan Medical School. He completed a 7-year residency in plastic surgery at Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine. After residency, Dr. Lee did a 3 month post graduate training with Dr. Jack Gunter, a world authority on rhinoplasty and revision rhinoplasty, and other esteemed members of the Texas Southwestern Plastic Surgery faculty. He then joined the staff at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where he refined his techniques in facial and body cosmetic surgery.

Michael J. Lee MD, Plastic Surgeon, Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine
And Host of “I’d Love to Know” podcast on health and aging

As an assistant professor in plastic surgery, Dr. Lee is dedicated to advancing the field through both education and practice. His involvement in numerous clinical trials for industry giants Allergan and Galderma underscores his commitment to innovation and excellence in cosmetic surgery. Dr. Lee’s expertise has earned him positions as a past member of the advisory board for Allergan and a past AMFAST injector, showcasing his proficiency and trusted skill in aesthetic enhancements.

With a growing interest in anti-aging interventions among his patients, Dr. Lee has expanded his practice to incorporate these services. Recently, he launched a podcast called “I’d Love to Know,” available on Apple and Spotify, where he discusses topics related to health and aging.

Dr. Lee’s career has garnered national attention, with features in prestigious media outlets such as the Wall Street Journal, CBS, and NBC. His thought leadership extends to the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, where he has served on various committees, contributing to the advancement of the profession. Furthermore, his expertise is frequently sought after at multiple national conferences in Plastic Surgery and Oculoplastic Surgery, where he has been invited to speak and share his insights.

Dr. Lee’s approach to cosmetic surgery is direct and personalized, ensuring that each patient receives natural results in a safe and predictable manner. For those who are discerning about their appearance and seek the highest standard of care, Dr. Michael J. Lee represents the pinnacle of cosmetic surgery. His unwavering dedication to patient satisfaction, combined with his extensive experience and innovative approach, makes him the ideal choice for individuals who desire exceptional results.

Contact: Michael J. Lee MD
(312) 926-5800
YouTube Channel: drmichaeljlee

For more information about Dr. Michael J. Lee and his practice, please visit or contact (312) 926-5800 to schedule a consultation.

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