Dr. Raymond Konior has performed the highest quality hair restoration surgery in the Chicago area for over 25 years. The doctor performs a state-of-the-art technique called "Ultra-Refined Follicular Unit Hair Transplantation." It is the consensus of Dr. Konior's peers and patients that this technique consistently produces exceptional results.
Background and Credentials
Dr. Konior was born in the city of Chicago and now resides in the area with his wife and children. He graduated college with honors from the University of Illinois. This was followed by the University of Illinois School of Medicine, a surgical residency in head and neck surgery at Northwestern University, and a fellowship in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery at the University of Texas.
Dr. Konior has impressive credentials for a hair restoration surgeon as he is certified by both the American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery and the American Board of Facial Plastic Surgery. He is also a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, putting him in an elite group of less than 5% of all U.S. physicians.
Dr. Konior was voted one of Chicago's "Top Docs" by Chicago Magazine, making him the only fully dedicated hair restoration surgeon in Chicago voted into the magazine.
Founder, the American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery
In an effort to bring greater legitimacy and control to the practice of hair restoration, Dr. Konior and 14 other hair surgeons formed the American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery in 1998. These top doctors set the current academic standards for assuring competency in hair transplantation. Besides being one of the founding members, Dr. Konior assisted in writing the first written examination and other original documents.
Dr. Konior has maintained a surgical professorship with Loyola University Medical Center since 1989. The doctor currently serves on their staff as Clinical Professor where he teaches and lectures as an expert in the field of hair restoration surgery.
Voted "Top Doctors in the Chicago Metro Area" for the last 17 years.
The doctor has demonstrated his surgical expertise on local and national media, including television news programs, professional journals, cable television documentaries, newspapers, and magazines. Dr. Konior has been an active member of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgeons since 1994 and co-chaired the Chicago Hair Meeting for the AAFPRS when it came to Chicago. He is also the author of research articles, journal articles, professional book chapters and a textbook on hair restoration.
He was one of only 5% of the Chicago area doctors voted for inclusion in Woodward & White's "Guide to the Best Doctors in America". For the last 17 years he has been selected to be listed in the Castle Connolly guide, "Top Doctors in the Chicago Metro Area".