Dr. Sara Dickie, MD

Dr. Sara Dickie, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Dr. Sara Dickie, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Buffalo Grove, IL and has been practicing for 5 years. She graduated from University of Chicago, Prtitzker School of Medicine in 2006 and specializes in plastic surgery, facial plastic & reconstructive surgery, and more.Read her story

1450 Busch Pkwy Ste 145

Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Wound Repair
very high
more than 92% of peers
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
more than 79% of peers
Excision of Skin Cancer
more than 60% of peers

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Dr. Dickie's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Dickie "I value trust and honesty in relationships both personal and professional. I enjoy hearing my patients stories and getting to know them over the long term. Compassion and precision is my motto."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Dickie "My goal is to understand my patient's goals and expectations and to exceed these.

It is very important to me to provide a trusted consultation for referring providers and patients alike and keep open lines of communication. 

I want to make sure patients understand that I am open to any questions and strive to provide them with the best options for their needs."

5  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Pediatric Plastic Surgery
  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

21  Conditions Treated

  • Absent Breasts and Nipples
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Breast Abscess
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast, Unilateral Giant
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cleft Lip and Palate
  • Congenital Deformity
  • Deformities of Auricle or Pinna
  • Facial Laceration
  • Giant Pigmented Nevus
  • Gigantomastia
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nevus Sebaceous of Jadassohn
  • Polydactyly
  • Scars
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Laxity
  • Third-Degree Burns

35  Procedures

  • Abdominoplasty
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Arm Reduction Surgery
  • Belt Lipectomy
  • Body Contouring (After Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cosmetic Botox® Injection
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Earlobe Repair
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Excision of Lipoma
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Juvéderm® Injection
  • Kybella Treatment for Submental Fat
  • Laceration Repair
  • Lesion Removal
  • Lift - Parts of the Body Other than Face
  • Mini Tummy Tuck
  • Mole Removal
  • Neck Lift
  • Plastic Surgical Procedures
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Scar Revision Surgery
  • Skin Grafts
  • Wound Care and Management
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Oberlin
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • University of Chicago, Prtitzker School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • University of Chicago
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • University of Chicago
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • NorthShore University HealthSystem
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Sara Dickie, MD
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Dr. Dickie is the consummate professional. Her calm, clear demeanor were extremely comforting from my initial consultation, before and after surgery, and post care appointments. She surpassed my expectations with my surgery results and I am truly grateful - her expertise has changed my life. I...Read More
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Highly recommend Dr Dickie, very compassionate, takes her time with you, and has wonderful bedside manner, we took our toddler to her and we only wish we had met her sooner, she has given us such peace of mind, it also was so nice to hear her say she's a mom too, very very knowledgeable and...Read More
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Wonderful, competent surgeon that works magic! Also has an incredibly compassionate and patient bedside manner, answers any and all questions. When I was having a problem post-op, on a Friday night, returned my call within minutes. Highly recommend and totally trust her skills.
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Dr Dickie has been wonderful for both myself and for my 5-year old daughter! My daughter had the rubber back of her earring embedded in her ear lobe. I took her to 2 ENTs who both told me the only way to get it out would be to take her into the O.R. and put her under anesthesia! Dr Dickie was...Read More
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I had a wonderful experience with Dr. Dickie. She is very easy to talk to and made me feel at ease. I had a minor procedure that went perfectly. I have no complaints and would recommend her for sure. I am so happy I found her.
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