USA – Chicago, Illinois
Dr. Toriumi attended Rush Medical College in Chicago and completed a five-year residency training program in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at Northwestern University Medical School. Dr. Toriumi also completed two fellowship training programs in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Tulane University Hospital (Dr. Calvin Johnson, Jr., MD.) and the University of Washington in Seattle (Dr. Wayne F. Larrabee, MD.).
Dr. Toriumi joined the Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery at the University of Illinois at Chicago since July of 1989. He is a full professor in the Division of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Dr. Toriumi is a past secretary and president of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He also served as a director on the American Board of Otolaryngology and American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
Dr. Toriumi serves as a managing editor of the JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery and also serves on the editorial board for Laryngoscope, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Journal. He also serves on the editorial board for New Beauty Magazine.
He has published many clinical papers in facial plastic surgery and co-authored Open Structure Rhinoplasty and the Rhinoplasty Dissection Manual. Dr. Toriumi has published over 200 publications.
Dr. Toriumi is primarily known for his expertise in aesthetic and functional rhinoplasty and stresses preservation of structural support and creation of a natural looking outcome. Much of his practice is dedicated to secondary rhinoplasty, or correction of noses damaged by previous surgery.
Dr. Toriumi lectures around the world and has given over 1,000 presentations. He enjoys spending time with his wife Colleen and their daughters, Hannah and Olivia.