Dr. Brian Michael Braithwaite MD Plastic Surgeon

Dr. Brian Braithwaite is a plastic surgeon in Chicago, Illinois and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Mercy Hospital and Medical Center and Resurrection Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Illinois College of Medicine and has been in practice for 19 years. Dr. Braithwaite accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 3 doctors at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center and one of 30 at Resurrection Medical Center who specialize in Plastic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Plastic Surgeon: General Plastic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago
Residency, General Surgery, 1996–1997

University of Louisville
Residency, Plastic Surgery, 2003–2005

Keesler Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 2000–2003

Advocate Ravenswood Medical Center
Internship, Transitional Year, 1995–1996

University of Illinois College of Medicine
Class of 1995

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Plastic Surgery
Certified in Plastic Surgery

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Hepatic subcapsular biloma: a rare complication of laparoscopic cholecystectomy and common bile duct exploration.
Braithwaite, B.M., Cabanilla, L.T., Lilly, M.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois BlueChoice Select
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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