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About Dr. Ostric

Dr.  Andrei Ostric is a Board Certified Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon with further specialty training in Hand and Microsurgery.  He obtained his board certification from the American Board of Plastic Surgery in January of 2008, after completing 4 years of General Surgery and 2 years of Plastic Surgery both at Rush University in Chicago, Il.  Dr Ostric then went on to receive additional training at Southern Illinois University where he completed an additional fellowship in Hand and Microsurgery.  While in Springfield he primarily focused on traumatic hand injury, replantation or amputation after severe hand and wrist injury.

This education and training ensures Dr. Ostric many avenues of expertise.  He is a devoted hand surgeon, specializing in hand and wrist fractures, carpal tunnel, hand and wrist pain and traumatic injuries to the hand.  Dr. Ostric has the most advanced training possible to care for the complexity of the hand, both internal and external injuries.  He very recently took and passed the board examination for hand surgery and achieved what is known as a certificate of added qualification (CAQ).
Dr. Ostric also has exceedingly advanced training in wound healing and wound closure.  With his versatile training both in General Surgery and Plastic Surgery,  he can close an injury on any part of the body with minimal scarring. He can also remove any lesion from any part of the body with the most current technology and advanced wound healing measures.
Dr. Ostric also has extensive interest and experience in cosmetic surgery.  While training he performed many mastectomies, mamoplasty, breast reconstruction, breast augmentation, cleft lip/cleft palate repair and face lift etc.  While practicing, Dr. Ostric has much experience with breast reconstruction, mastectomy and breast augmentation.  Dr. Ostric also has extensive expertise in using injectables like Botox and Juvederm.  His aesthetician at his office in Glenview vastly complements his practice.  Sania P. will complete the facial rejuvenation process, performing complementary  treatments and offering products to enhance the office procedure.  
Dr. Ostric was raised in Glenview, attending Lyon, Pleasant Ridge, Springman and Glenbrook South High School.  His three daughters will go though or have all ready gone through these schools as well.  Dr. Ostric is very proud of his community.  He is actively involved is several professional organizations, The American Society of Plastic Surgeons, The American Socienty of Hand Surgery,  and the American Society of Peripheral Nerve Surgery.  
Dr. Ostric went to Knox College where he graduated Summa Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa.  He then went on to Rush University in Chicago for medical school where he was also an active member of St. Basil’s Community Clinic.
Academically, Dr. Ostric has published articles in many academic journals:  Journal of Craniofactial Surgery, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Clinics in Plastic Surgery, Journal of Pediatric Surgery.  He has also published chapters in Losee and Serletti’s Current Reconstructive Surgery and Rush Review of Surgery 5th edition. 

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Srdjan Andrei Ostric, MD
Director, Midwest Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, SC

Undergraduate Education:
Knox College, Galesburg, IL
September 1991-June 1994, Dean’s list 1991-1994
Major: Psychology
Bachelor of Arts, Summa Cum Laude, Psi Chi (Psychology Honor Society), Phi Beta Kappa

Medical Education:
Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL
September 1994-June 1998
Activities: Active participant in St. Basil’s Community Clinic

Post-Graduate Education:
Residency:
General Surgery, July 1999-July 2003
Rush Hospital , Chicago, IL

Fellowship:
Plastic And Reconstructive Surgery, July 2003-July 2005
Rush Hospital , Chicago, IL

Fellowship:
Hand and Microsurgery July 2005-July 2006
Southern Illinois University

Board Certification:
American Board of Plastic Surgery
Jan. 2008

Memberships:

  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Candidate member
  • American Society of Hand Surgery, Candidate member
  • American Association of Hand Surgery, Candidate member
  • American Society of Peripheral Nerve Surgery, Candidate member
  • International Brachial Plexus Society, Candidate member

Publications:

SA Ostric, J Greager (2003). Leiomyosarcoma of the femoral vein. Surgical Rounds, 2003 16(5), 217-222. (cover article)

SA Ostric, GJ Kouris, SV Theodoru, JW Polley (2004). A Simplified intraoral prosthesis, Journal of Craniofacial Surgery, 2004 Jan. 15(1), 20-2.

SA Ostric, J Lampert, GJ Kouris WJ Martin, AA Figueroa. JW Polley (2004). The Sardine Can Technique: Its application in the removal of rigid internal fixation. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery, 2004 Nov.15(6), 1025-26.

SA Ostric, WJ Martin, CT Stock, S Bittar (2006). The Model Graft: Use of Redundant Fibular Bone for a Maxillary Template. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery, 2006 Jan;17(1):145-7.

SA Ostric, WJ Martin, R Bajnrauh, S Bittar (2005). Free Flaps: The Hemophilia Factor. Accepted for publication in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, April 2005.

SA Ostric, WJ Martin, GJ Kouris (2006). Abdominal Wall Endometrioma Found during Abdominoplasty. Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, 2006 Mar-Apr;30(2):249-50.

S Bittar, SA Ostric, WJ Martin (2006). Abdominoplasty in the Free TRAM. Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, 2006 Mar-Apr;30(2):253-4.

Sant’Anna EF, Ostric SA, Theodoru S, Polley JW (2006). Micro-computed tomography evaluation of the glenoid fossa and mandibular condyle bone after bilateral vertical ramus mandibular distraction in a canine model. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery, 2006 May;17(3):611-9.

Gomez DF, Sant’Anna EF, Leven RM, Ostric SA, Figueroa AA, Royston TJ, Sumner DR, Polley JW (2005). Microstructural and strength evaluation of regenerate tissue during the consolidation period after vertical mandibular ramus distraction. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery, 2005 Sep;16(5):805-11.

Ostric SA, Martin WJ, Derman GH (2007).  Intersecting the intersection: a reliable Incision for the treatment of de Quervain’s and second dorsal compartment tenosynovitis. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 2007 Jun;119(7):2341

Russell RC, Neumeister MW, Ostric SA, Engineer NJ (2007) .Extremity reconstruction using nonreplantable tissue (“spare parts”). Clinics in Plastic Surgery, 2007 Apr;34(2):211-22, viii.

Martin WJ, Paresi RJ, Ostric SA, Paik E, Figueroa AA, Polley JW (2006). The pubic bone graft. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery, 2006 Nov;17(6):1150-2.

S Dingeldein MW, Lu CY, Kim AW, Ostric SA, Liptay MJ, Holterman MJ (2009). Simultaneous costal cartilage-sparing modified Ravitch procedure and latissimus dorsi transfer for chest wall deformity repair in Poland’s syndrome. Journal of Pediatric Surgery, 2009 Jan;44(1):e29-32.