Chicago Oculoplastic Surgeon
604 Raymond Drive
Naperville, Illinois 60563 US
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5 out of 5 stars Eyelid Surgery

Great Outcome and Wonderful Bedside Manner - Chicago, IL

I have suffered from a drooping left eye for years. As it runs in the family, I only have to look at my mom to see what I will look like in the future. I had both eyes done at Central Dupage Hospital where the care was excellent as well. I followed his detailed pre and post proceedure directions and had very little bruzing or pain. I did work at home for a couple of weeks and then was able to...

5 out of 5 stars Eyelid Surgery

Great Bedside Manners and Excellent Surgeon! - Naperville, IL

He is a great guy and excellent doctor. Very courteous, professional, and thorough with his examination and treatment. I felt at ease with him and was impressed with his level of attentiveness and patience with me when I was asking questions. I certainly recommend him to my family and friends!

5 out of 5 stars Botox

Botox Experience - Naperville, IL

I tried Botox several years ago because I was unhappy with the lines between my brows and on the corners of my eyes. Although I wanted to try it, I was worried about looking fake and unnatural and I expressed this to Dr. P. He listened carefully and injected conservatively, per my request. The results were amazing. The lines were removed completely and my entire face looked brighter, more...

5 out of 5 stars Botox

I Am a Believer! - Naperville, IL

I had botox done for two vertical lines between brows. I am in my late thirty and I noticed these lines about two years ago and it started to really bother me. I wanted to see someone who is an expert for treating this region and figured that eye plastic surgeon would be a great choice. my doctor told me that it takes about 2 weeks to see the maximum effect. I didn't bruise or swell at...

5 out of 5 stars Facial Reconstructive Surgery

Good As New! - Wheaton, IL

After having MOHS surgery to remove basal cell cancer on my lower eyelid, Dr. Pak expertly reconstructed my eyelid in what I would say was a complicated surgery. After just a few months, no one could tell that I had anything done! Because my eye had to be sewn shut for 6 weeks, I was pretty apprehensive about the ordeal, but Dr. Pak's reassurance and awesome bedside manner made the experience...

5 out of 5 stars Botox

Botox to Masseter for TMJ and Jaw Slimming - Chicago, IL

I found Dr. Pak through RealSelf. I had been looking for a doctor in my hometown who did the Botox injection into the masseter (jaw muscles) to help stop grinding and clenching in my sleep. This is an off-label but common use of Botox, especially in the Asian community. Unfortunately I was unable to find any dentist or plastic surgeon in my city who does this injection, so I drove to...

5 out of 5 stars Botox

11 Mad-tired Look. Wheaton, IL

Just like everyone else I started to worry about my "11 mad-tired"  look when people at work started commenting about how tired I always  look regardless of a very relaxing day or weekend...but I really don't mind them that much. It all started when I woke up 1 beautiful  morning and my 5 yrs old son had this worry/about to cry look in his face as I was preparing his breakfast  I asked him wha...

5 out of 5 stars

DCR Surgery |Eleanor 73 - Wheaton, IL

After seeing several doctors regarding (all I knew) a watering eye, I was told I was on the verge of going blind. I was scared, confused, and unsure of what to do. Thankfully I was referred to DR. Pak - who was informative, compassionate, thorough, and professional. Dr. Pak recommended that we follow through with DCR surgery (aka tear duct surgery), to aid in the preservation of my sight. ...

Board Certifications

Board-certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology

Memberships

American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS)

Consultation Fee

Consultations at all offices

Hospital Privileges

Dr. Pak has hospital affiliations at Central Dupage Hospital.

Education

  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Undergraduate: University of California, San Diego, at Revelle College
    Graduate: PhD, Boston University School of Medicine
    Medical: MD, Boston University School of Medicine
  • Post-Medical School Training

    Internship: General Surgery, Northwestern University
    Residency: Ophthalmology, Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary
    Fellowship: Oculoplastic, ASOPRS sponsored, Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary

Treatments offered at Wheaton Eye Clinic

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Bulge Directly Under Eyelids After Lower Bleph. Residual Swelling?

The bulging of the tissue underneath and parallel to the incision is related to swelling of the underlying orbicularis muscle and potential scar... READ MORE

My Eye Does Not Completely Close and I Now Have Cornea Damage

Hi As echoed by the previous surgeons, you need to obtain proper advice from an ASOPRS-credited oculoplastic surgeon to provide you with important... READ MORE

Will Eyelids Move Up After Lower Bleph with Incision After 12 Weeks Post Op?

HI Kismet from chicago, The previous surgeons have highlighted the difficulties with lower eyelid surgery results and expectations. Apart from... READ MORE

Eyelid Surgery Recovery

The amount of healing and bruising varies but there is a general guideline to consider. If an eyelid requires the creation of a new crease, the length... READ MORE

Upper Blepharoplasty Despite Severe Dry Eyes?

If your physician recommends a blepharoplasty and not a ptosis repair, your dry eyes should not be affected as long as you are able to close your... READ MORE

24 Year Old Male with Excess Flesh Above Eyes. Considering Upper-Blepharoplasty? (photo)

Your brow position is the culprit. Consider a moderate browlift. You could consider Botox injection to lift the brow as a temporary fix which would... READ MORE

What's the Medical Terminology for the Corrective Procedure I Need? (photo)

Your eyelids look unequal because the left upper lid is lower due to a lifting muscle of the upper eyelid that is stretched and placed differently.... READ MORE

Doctor Recommendation for Eyelid Surgery

Based on your photos, there is an asymmetry of the lower lids with a distinct bulge on the left lower lid. This appears to be an orbital fat pad.... READ MORE

Is It Normal to Have a Triple Eyelid After Ptosis Surgery?

Based on your photos, your right eyelid is lower or ptotic. The multiple folds of the skin represent different attachments of the levator to the... READ MORE

No Dramatic Vision Changes After Upper Eyelid Surgery

There are several possible reasons for your changing prescription. Dry eye syndrome can affect the vision and could be present after lifting the... READ MORE

Before and After Photos by Dr. Pak

John Pak, MD, PhD has shared 5 before and after pictures with 16 helpful votes from the RealSelf community.

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