DEAN TORIUMI

DEAN TORIUMI
USA

Dr. Toriumi attended Rush Medical College in Chicago and completed a five-year residency training program in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at Northwestern University Medical School. Dr. Toriumi also completed two fellowship training programs in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Tulane University Hospital (Dr. Calvin Johnson, Jr., MD.) and the University of Washington in Seattle (Dr. Wayne F. Larrabee, MD.). Dr. Toriumi joined the Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery at the University of Illinois at Chicago since July of 1989. He is a full professor in the Division of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Dr. Toriumi is a past secretary and president of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He also served as a director on the American Board of Otolaryngology for twelve years. He was in charge of the facial plastic section of the examination for six years. Dr. Toriumi also served on the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Dr. Toriumi serves as a managing editor of the JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery and also serves on the editorial board for Laryngoscope and Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Aesthetic Surgery Journal. He also serves on the editorial board for New Beauty Magazine. He has published many clinical papers in facial plastic surgery and co-authored Open Structure Rhinoplasty and the Rhinoplasty Dissection. Manual. Dr. Toriumi has published over 240 publications. Dr. Toriumi just completed a three volume textbook entitled, “Structure Rhinoplasty: Lessons learned in thirty years.” The book is accompanied by a mobile app that has many features that will enhance rhinoplasty teaching and dissemination of information. This comprehensive textbook will be available in early 2019. Dr. Toriumi is primarily known for his expertise in aesthetic and functional rhinoplasty and stresses preservation of structural support and creation of a natural looking outcome. Much of his practice is dedicated to secondary rhinoplasty, or correction of noses damaged by previous surgery. Dr. Toriumi lectures around the world and has given over 1,000 presentations.