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Julia Corcoran

Julia F. Corcoran, MD

  • Plastic Surgery
  • General Surgery
Languages Spoken:
  • English

Julia Corcoran, M.D., practices pediatric plastic surgery. She focuses exclusively on the reconstructive needs of infants, children and adolescents. As part of the cleft team, Dr. Corcoran cares for patients and families on their journeys with cleft lip and palate, from birth to facial maturity in the patient's early 20's. She also works with adolescents and young adults in the realm of chest reconstruction, including asymmetric breasts and oversized breasts (female macromastia and male gynecomastia). Dr. Corcoran provides a full range of pediatric reconstructive services, including care for birthmarks, vascular lesions, prominent ears, trauma, burns and scarring. She is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and the American Academy of Pediatrics, a board member of the Illinois Society of Plastic Surgery, and does committee work for the American Council of Academic Plastic Surgeons. She has lived in the Chicago area since 2000, raising two daughters with her husband.

Pediatric Care


More About Me

Board Certifications
  • American Board of Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery - General
Education and Training

Medical Education
University of Missouri-Columbia
Columbia, MO

Southern Illinois University
Springfield, IL

University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, OH

Academic Positions and Locations

University of Illinois

Leadership and Memberships
  • 2020: Director, UIC Plastic Surgery Residency
  • Board Member, American Council of Academic Plastic Surgeons
  • Board Member and Past President, Illinois Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • Member, American Cleft Palate / Craniofacial Association
  • Member, American Society of Plastic Surgeons


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