Oculoplastics Fellowship 2018-01-03T14:07:35+00:00

ASOPRS Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship

Oculoplastic Fellowship in Diseases of Eyelid, Orbit, and Lacrimal System; and in Aesthetic Eyelid and Facial Plastic Surgery

The department offers a two-year fellowship in diseases of eyelid, orbit, and lacrimal system; and in aesthetic eyelid and facial plastic surgery. The fellow is hired as a faculty member at the instructor level and works closely with the Department’s full-time faculty.

About the Fellowship


Pete Setabutr, MD |  Program Director
Other Faculty:
Vinay Aakalu, MD, MPH
Peter Macintosh, MD
Allen Putterman, MD


Start Date: July 1

Length of Program: 2 years

Application Deadline: December 1
Applications should be submitted through the ASOPRS match at www.sfmatch.org

List of Recent Past Fellows

•  Kiran Sajja MD
•  Vinay Aakalu MD, MPH
•  Rakesh Patel MD
•  Scott Jones MD
•  Catherine Liu MD, PhD

Locations\Surgical Opportunities

The fellowship is based at the University of Illinois at Chicago. The fellow participates in clinic and in surgery two days a week at The University of Illinois and satellite clinics.  The fellow is responsible for inpatient consults and assisting residents in clinic/procedures for oculoplastic issues.  The fellow covers oculoplastic trauma call for The University of Illinois.


• University of Illinois Hospital
• Millennium Park Eye Center
• Jesse Brown VA Hospital
• 25 E. Washington Surgery Center
• 900 N. Michigan Surgery Center

For More Information

To learn more about the Oculoplastic Fellowship, contact our program coordinator:
Peter Mun
1855 W. Taylor St.
Ste 3.138
Chicago, IL 60602
The fellowship is ASOPRS approved.