Arun K. Gosain, MD

  • General Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery


Dr. Gosain is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon and a Professor in the Department of Plastic Surgery.  Dr. Gosain has 20 years plus experience caring for children with craniofacial anomalies, vascular anomalies, and facial paralysis among other conditions and injuries.  Dr. Gosain's practice philosophy is collaboration.  He and his clinical team, including other physicians, a dedicated nursing staff, and speech and hearing specialists work with families to educate them on the various treatment options and challenges they may experience.

In addition to patient care, Dr. Gosain is focused on research in craniofacial skeletal biology and was recently named the director of the Craniofacial Developmental Biology laboratory at Lurie/Northwestern University. 

He is a leader in his specialty and an active member in many national and international professional societies such as:

     American Academy of Pediatrics

     American Association of Plastic Surgeons

     American Cleft Palate - Craniofacial Association

     American Society of Craniofacial Surgery

     American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons

     American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons

     Association of academic Chairmen of Plastic Surgery

     Plastic Surgery Research Council

     International Society of Craniofacial Surgery

     World Craniofacial Foundation


  • Medical Education
    University of California-Los Angeles School of Medicine - 1981
  • Residency
    Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals - 1990
  • Fellowship
    New York University Medical Center - 1992


  • Plastic Surgery


Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

225 E. Chicago Ave.


Chicago, IL 60611



Lurie Childrens At Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital

660 N. Westmoreland Rd.

Lake Forest, IL 60045