Dr. Mark Zukowski

Dr. Mark Zukowski is internationally recognized as the premier American Board Certified Plastic Surgeon in the world of facial bone and soft tissue feminization, as well as breast and body feminization.

Early Life & Education

Dr. Mark Zukowski was born and raised in Upstate New York. He attended Union College in Schenectady, NY where he received a Bachelor of Science degree, with a major in Biochemistry. Afterwards he attended Northwestern University Medical School in Chicago, where he received a Doctor of Medicine.  Dr. Zukowski completed his prerequisite 3 years of General Surgery training followed by 3 years of Plastic Surgery training at one of the top medical institutions in the world, Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Dr. Zukowski would go on to perform his military scholarship obligation to the US Navy achieving the rank of Commander (O5)


Dr. Mark Zukowski has worked for over 34 years as a licensed Illinois physician. The past 28 years has been largely dedicated to Cosmetic Plastic Surgery of the face, breast, and body. He has an added depth of experience with male facial and body surgery that is unique to plastic surgeons worldwide. As an expert in his field, Dr. Zukowski has trained and worked with the top cosmetic plastic surgeons in the world. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery and active member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Memberships in these two groups means he is a TRUE Board Certified Plastic Surgeon.

Dr. Zukowski performed his miltary scholarship obligation the US Navy, achieving the rank of Commander (O5). At the Naval Medical Center in Portsmouth, Virginia, Dr. Zukowski served as a Plastic Surgery Department Head for 4.5 years. This was one of the Navy’s three academic teaching hospitals. He also ran one of the busiest plastic surgery departments in the military in the world.

As an expert in his field, Dr. Zukowski has trained hundreds of medical residents throughout his career. Specifically, he has trained them in the areas of Plastic Surgery, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, and ENT surgery, in Civilian, Navy, Army, and Air Force branches.

To learn more about Dr. Zukowski’s education, training, and career, visit www.mlzukowskiffs.com/about-dr-zukowski/

For a tour of the Zukowski Center for Plastic and Cosmetic surgery, click here.

Dr. Mark Zukowski
Dr. Mark Zukowski


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