About Chicago Plastic Surgeon Dr. Jacob Bloom

Advancements in surgical techniques have made cosmetic surgery procedures less risky, superior, and more effective, but the single most important factor that still influences the final outcome in such procedures is the skill and experience of the operating surgeon. Patients should carefully review the surgeon’s credentials before choosing them for a cosmetic or reconstructive procedure.

Dr. Jacob Bloom is a board certified plastic surgeon providing cutting edge surgical and non-surgical aesthetic procedures. Dr. Bloom ensures that each patient receives personalized care and attention at his practice, and works to achieve their cosmetic and health goals in the best possible manner. He provides cosmetic and reconstructive procedures to patients in Chicago, IL, and surrounding communities.

Affiliation with IDI

Dr. Bloom recently affiliated with IDI, which is the largest dermatology group in the state of Illinois. As part of this relationship, Dr. Bloom would now be spending additional time at their offices in Hinsdale and Elk Grove, apart from focusing on his private practice.

This valuable association speaks about Dr. Bloom’s recognition in the region as a sagacious and talented plastic surgeon and expert in non-surgical cosmetic procedures. It will also provide a new opportunity to Dr. Bloom to address the needs of a larger number of patients seeking a variety of procedures, and add further to his extensive experience in the field.


Dr. Bloom received his board certification in plastic surgery from the leading American Board of Plastic Surgery. A prestigious board certification from the ABPS serves as an assurance for patients that the surgeon would have received the required training in the specialized field of plastic surgery, and would maintain high standards of care, invest in continuing education, and follow the latest safety protocols.

Dr. Bloom is an active member of the prestigious American Society for Plastic Surgeons (ASPS). He has authored several peer reviewed articles published in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (PRS), the Aesthetic Surgery Journal, and the Journal of Hand Surgery (JHS), and has made presentations at international meetings.

Academic Background

Dr. Bloom graduated at the top of his class from Chicago Medical School, and went on to complete his residency in plastic surgery at the renowned University of Rochester Medical Center in New York. He further received training in hand surgery at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical Center’s teaching hospital in Boston, Massachusetts.

During his training period, Dr. Bloom won several awards, including two awards for outstanding research. At his current private practice as a cosmetic surgeon, he receives patients from Chicago, IL and nearby areas.

Visiting Professor and Speaker

Dr. Bloom has been recently invited at his alma mater, the University of Rochester Medical Center, as a visiting professor. Earlier in 2016, Dr. Bloom was the invited speaker at the University of Rochester Medical Center, Division of Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds and held an oral board review session for the residents and the rotating medical students on service.

Both patients and fellow doctors recommend Dr. Bloom for his commitment to the profession, compassion for his patients, and expertise in providing a wide range of surgical and non-surgical procedures.