Dr. Caughlin MD, FACS

Dr. Benjamin Caughlin MD, FACS is a double board certified facial plastic surgeon who has sub-specialized in facial sculpting. He is a diplomat of the Fellow of American College of Surgeons (FACS). His techniques are sought after as his approach to cosmetic surgery is minimally invasive using tumescent anesthesia to make procedures safer, reduce recovery time as well as save patients money.

Dr. Caughlin spends most of his time performing cosmetic facial plastic surgery here at Kovak Cosmetic center, but also works at Cook County Hospital of Chicago and the Jessie Brown Veteran’s  hospital. At Cook County he performs trauma and reconstructive surgeries of the face,  head and neck after cancers. At the Jessie Brown VA he  is working with other doctors and clinicians to further develop the gender affirming program while providing facial reconstructive procedures in that population. At Cook County he teaches the the surgical residents for the University of Illinois and Northwestern University. 

He has completed a competitive fellowship to gain specialized training in facial plastic surgery at the University of California Irvine in Orange County California. In Orange County he gained extensive experience in plastic surgery.  His mentors are considered leaders in rhinoplasty, facelift and eyelid surgery. 

Dr. Caughlin is board certified by the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery as well as the American Board of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery and is licensed in the states of California and Illinois.

“My philosophy is to embrace and enhance the individual inherent beauty that each person has by using specifically learned and proven techniques to camouflage or correct any imperfections.”