Dr. Makhlouf is a Board Certified plastic surgeon with an M.D. from The American University of Beirut, in Beirut, Lebanon and in practice since 1987.
He started his training in the U.S.with residency in general surgery at St. Joseph Hospital in Chicago, IL and his residency in plastic and reconstructive surgery at St. Louis University, St. Louis, MO.
Board Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, he has also received his Certificate of Added Qualification in Surgery of the Hand, and well as a Recertification in the Subspecialty of Surgery of the hand.
In addition to being appointed as the President of Illinois Society of Plastic Surgeons for 2015, Dr. Makhlouf is affiliated with numerous prestigious professional societies, including:
Fellow of the American College Surgeons, International Society of Clinical Plastic Surgeons, The Midwestern Association of Plastic Surgeons, Illinois Society of Plastic Surgeons, American Society for Surgery of the Hand, and the Chicago Society for Surgery of the Hand.
Fluent in numerous languages, including English, French, Arabic and Spanish, Dr. Makhlouf is married with 3 children. He enjoys sailing and woodworking and is an avid supporter of St. Jude.Download pdf