Iris A Seitz, MD

78 Ratings13 Comments
Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Edward-Elmhurst Medical Group
Hospital Affiliations:
Elmhurst Hospital; Edward Hospital
German, Swedish
Clinical Interests:
Lymphedema; Melanoma; Microsurgery; Facial Cosmetic Surgery; Facial reanimation; Functional muscle transfer; Microsurgery - Breast Reconstruction; Microsurgery - Craniofacial; Migraine Surgery; Nerve grafts/transfer; Vascularized lymph node transfer; Facial Reconstruction; Skin Cancer Reconstruction; Cosmetic Surgery

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This provider is an employee of one of the Edward-Elmhurst Health System entities.



Philosophy Of Care

My philosophy is to provide patient centered, cutting edge, personalized care, utilizing an individualized, innovative approach with the help of the newest technology and precise surgical techniques. Having trained and practiced at several world renowned institutions, my goal is to provide the highest quality care in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery in this community, the region and beyond. My approach is to establish a partnership with my patients, to achieve their goals, and enhance and restore natural beauty.

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Education & Credentials

Education: Freie Universitat Berlin, Germany, 2003; University Medicine Berlin; University of Berlin Faculty of Medicine (Germany), 2003

Residency: University of Chicago, 2010; University of Chicago Medical Center (Illinois), 2010

Fellowship: International Travel Fellowship, 2010

Society: American Society of Plastic Surgery; American Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery; Illinois Society of Plastic Surgeons


Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Insurance Accepted

Aetna EPO
All Kids
Aetna Medicare Open Basic
AARP Medicare Advantage Complete (UHC) PPO
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Advantage PPO
Blue Advantage POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Choice POS
Blue Choice HMO
Aetna NAP
Aetna HMO
Aetna Medicare Open Standard
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
AARP Medicare Advantage Complete (UHC) and Compete Assure
Blue Choice PPO
Cigna Medicare Access
Coventry POS
Coventry PPO
HealthLink PPO
Health Financial Network
Humana Gold Choice PFFS
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO of Illinois
Humana Choice PPO
Humana EPO
Humana HMO
Humana PPO
Humana POS
Illinois Health Partners
Principal Healthcare HMO
Principal Healthcare PPO
PPO Next
United Healthcare PPO
United Healthcare Secure Horiz
Blue Precision HMO
Beech Street PPO
Coventry Advantra Freedom PFFS
Coventry Health Care
Coventry HMO
Corvel POS
Great West HMO
Great West POS
Great West PPO
Great West
Humana Gold Plus HMO
Interplan Hlth Grp(Preferred)
Multi Plan
Principal Healthcare POS
United Healthcare AARP Medicare Complete
United Healthcare
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS


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Overall Patient Rating
4.8 out of 5
(78 Ratings, 13 Comments)
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A awesome experience
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Doctor listen very attentively and addressed my needs
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Dr Seitz is a true professional.. Excellent communicator .. Explains all aspects of my up coming surgery.. Answered all questions
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Appreciate that Dr. Seitz sat down, allowed me to ask questions (felt unhurried), was able to help me understand my risks, set a timeline, and discuss expectations for the outcome of the procedure. She was confident without being arrogant, friendly, and knowledgeable.
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Dr Seitz was excellent and efficient. Went above and beyond.
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Dr. Seitz is wonderful. She listens intently and shows sincere concern for your health and wellbeing.
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The doctor made me wait longer than she actually seen me. She took a phone call after I waited over an hour to see her.She never returned after 15 minutes of waiting on her again.
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Dr Seitz thoroughly addressed all of my concerns and discussed many treatment options. She was very kind and helpful, so glad I found her.
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She was the BEST! Was calming, confident, explained everything in detail. So glad I found her
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Dr.Seitz was outstanding! She did not rush because of time constraints Iike so many doctors do these days. I felt like I was truly respected and not rushed.