Edward Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery introduces surgeons, accepting patients

January 06, 2016
Dr. Seitz and Dr. Pavoneresize

Edward-Elmhurst Health has announced surgeons Lucio Pavone, MD, FACS and Iris Seitz, MD, PhD are providing services through Edward Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery.

Drs. Pavone and Seitz are accepting patients at their offices located in the Edward Cancer Center, 120 Spalding Dr., Suite 205, which is on the campus of Edward Hospital. For more information and to schedule an appointment, call (630) 646-6020.

Dr. Pavone received his medical degree from Albany Medical College and completed his General Surgery residency at SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, N.Y. prior to completing a Plastic Surgery residency at the University of California at Los Angeles. He also completed a fellowship in Reconstructive Microsurgery at the University of Chicago.

He is certified by the American Board of Surgery as well as the American Board of Plastic Surgery and is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgery. His clinical interests include breast reconstruction including advanced microsurgical techniques, skin cancer surgery, general reconstruction as well as cosmetic surgery of the face, breast, and body.

Dr. Seitz, board certified in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, received her medical degree from Freie Universitat Berlin in Germany and her PhD in neuroscience at Charite University Medicine Berlin. She completed her residency in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at The University of Chicago Medical Center. Dr. Seitz received additional training in Reconstructive Microsurgery, Supermicrosurgery and Craniofacial Surgery, with an emphasis on facial nerve disorders, functional muscle transfers, peripheral nerve surgery and lymphatic reconstruction, at internationally renowned medical centers in Europe, Taiwan, Korea and Israel.

Dr. Seitz is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgery and American Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery, and an associate member of the German Society of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery. Her clinical interests include aesthetic facial reconstruction, complex microsurgical reconstruction of the cranium/scalp and face, focusing on facial paralysis and complex facial deformities in both children and adults. Additional areas of expertise include breast reconstruction, melanoma surgery and reconstruction, super microsurgical lymphatic reconstruction/lymph node transfer, peripheral nerve disorders, migraine surgery and cosmetic procedures.

For more information, visit www.EEHealth.org/services/plastic-surgery