Russell R. Reid, MD, PhD

Pediatric Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Surgery | More

Professor of Surgery

UChicago Faculty Physicians hold faculty positions with the University of Chicago and provide care for patients on the academic health system’s main campus in Hyde Park and in care centers throughout the Chicago region.

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Russell R. Reid, MD, PhD, is a highly skilled surgeon who specializes in pediatric plastic surgery. He is fellowship-trained in craniomaxillofacial surgery and has particular expertise in the area of surgery of the face, jaw, palate and skull.

An accomplished author, Dr. Reid has published book chapters and several peer-reviewed journal articles on a variety of topics, from craniofacial surgery techniques to wound healing.

Dr. Reid's research interests include the regeneration of bone for the repair of complex craniofacial defects, the biology of skull and facial sutures, and genetic expression in craniofacial development. He also studies ways to improve diagnostic testing for craniofacial patients.

Medical Education

  • Harvard University Medical School

Internship

  • Northwestern Medicine

Residency

  • Northwestern Medicine

Fellowship

  • Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association
  • American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • American Association of Plastic Surgeons
  • Society for the Study of Internal Fixation
  • Christian Medical and Dental Association
  • Plastic Surgery Research Council
  • Aetna HMO (specialists only)
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO (specialists only)
  • BCBS HMO (HMOI) (specialists only)
  • BCBS PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare *see insurance page
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Aetna Better Health *see insurance page
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • United Choice Plus POS/PPO
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO) (specialists only)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
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Comer Children's Hospital - Hyde Park

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Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine (DCAM) - Hyde Park

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Comer Children's at Edward Hospital - Naperville

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At a Glance

Practicing Since2006

Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery

Languages Spoken

  • English