Dr. Robert Galiano MD Plastic Surgeon

Dr. Robert Galiano is a plastic surgeon in Chicago, Illinois and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Northwestern Medical Center and Northwestern Memorial Hospital. He received his medical degree from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and has been in practice for 17 years. Dr. Galiano accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 4 doctors at Northwestern Medical Center and one of 28 at Northwestern Memorial Hospital who specialize in Plastic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Plastic Surgeon: Aesthetic/Cosmetic, Breast Reconstruction, Plastic & Reconstructive Microsurgery, Wound Healing

Education & Medical Training

New York University School of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1997–2000

New York University School of Medicine
Residency, Plastic Surgery, 2000–2006

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Class of 1997

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Plastic Surgery
Certified 7 years in Plastic Surgery

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Comparing the hydrosurgery system to conventional debridement techniques for the treatment of delayed healing wounds: a prospective, randomised clinical trial to investigate clinical efficacy and cost-effectiveness.
Liu, J.,Ko, J. H.,Secretov, E.,Huang, E.,Chukwu, C.,West, J.,Piserchia, K.,Galiano, R. D.

Deficient cytokine expression and neutrophil oxidative burst contribute to impaired cutaneous wound healing in diabetic, biofilm-containing chronic wounds.
Nguyen, K. T.,Seth, A. K.,Hong, S. J.,Geringer, M. R.,Xie, P.,Leung, K. P.,Mustoe, T. A.,Galiano, R. D.

The Expression of Proinflammatory Genes in Epidermal Keratinocytes Is Regulated by Hydration Status.
Xu, W.,Jia, S.,Xie, P.,Zhong, A.,Galiano, R. D.,Mustoe, T. A.,Hong, S. J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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