About The doctor
ABMS Board Certifications
American Board of Plastic Surgery
Areas Of Expertise:
Face & Neck, Breasts & Chest, Body & Extremities
Dr. Jeffrey Weinzweig is Director and Founder of JW Plastic Surgery. With over 200 publications and 5 textbooks, he is one of the most prolific authors in the field of plastic surgery. An inventor and philanthropist, he has been frequently featured in the press.
Ivy League Educated
Dr. Jeffrey Weinzweig graduated from Columbia University receiving his medical degree with Special Distinction for Research in Surgery from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in 1988. He completed his general surgery residency at the University of Chicago and his plastic surgery residency at Brown University. He completed a fellowship in Hand Surgery at the University of Connecticut and a Craniofacial Surgery fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania and the Children’s Hospital of Philidephia (CHOP).
He is an active member of the most prestigious societies in his field, including the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the American Association of Plastic Surgeons, and the American Society of Craniofacial Surgery.
His inventions and decades of dedicated research have resulted in 7 issued and pending patents that will make significant advances in the fields of aesthetic surgery, craniofacial surgery and the management of migraine headaches. His patents form the basis of three biotech companies which are currently seeking FDA medical device approval based on these patents.
Dr. Weinzweig founded Komedyplast, a non-profit foundation, in 2004 and has led his team of craniofacial surgeons, pediatric anesthesiologists and neurosurgeons to Lima, Peru where they have conducted 11 annual missions at the Children’s Hospital and successfully treated over 200 children with complex craniofacial anomalies who would otherwise not have had access to this free life-changing surgical treatment.
Dr. Weinzweig has addressed professional colleagues at numerous symposia and workshops throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and Australia. He is the author of 5 published textbooks and is currently editing two additional books. His best selling textbook, Plastic Surgery Secrets, has been translated into numerous languages. With over 200 journal articles and publications, his research extends to topics relating to plastic and reconstructive surgery, craniofacial surgery, aesthetic surgery, wound healing, and hand surgery.
Dr. Jeffrey Weinzweig directs JW Plastic Surgery in both Florida and Illinois. It is his vision to create a national practice that attracts top plastic surgery talent while providing consistently high- quality cosmetic surgery services with patient-friendly policies. He is currently the Chief of Craniofacial Surgery at the Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center in Chicago and is an Associate Professor of Surgery at the University of Illinois.
- Columbia University
- Albert Einstein College of Medicine
- Medical Degree
- University of Chicago
- General Surgery Residency
- Brown University
- Plastic Surgery Residency
- University of Pennsylvania / Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
- Craniofacial Surgery Fellowship
- University of Connecticut
- Hand Surgery Fellowship
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