Dr. William Yates has had a passion and drive for excellence his entire career. Dr. Yates graduated with a B.A. in medical science from Northwestern University and then received his M.D. from the six-year Honors Program from Northwestern University in Illinois. He completed his surgical internship at Howard University Hospital in Washington D.C. in 1986 and general surgery residency in 1990. In 1991, he completed his fellowship in critical care/trauma at the University of Maryland Hospital. He is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a diplomate of the Board of Hair Restoration Surgery.
Dr. Yates specializes in treating all hair types for both men and women. He utilizes state-of-the-art options such as PRP (platelet rich plasma) and stem cell therapy. He is an international expert, teacher, and author performing the minimally invasive FUE (follicular unit extraction) technique for hair transplantation. He has also implemented the ARTAS Robotic Technology at Yates Hair Science Group in Chicago.
He started losing his hair in his early twenties and understands the impact hair loss can have on one’s self-esteem and self-confidence. Dr. Yates has undergone several hair transplants himself. Everything he does for his patients he has actually done himself. He is a true student of the specialty, always looking for ways to improve outcomes and results for his patients.
Dr. Yates has been rewarded with such high satisfaction ratings and constant comments from his patients that their self-esteem and confidence have gone through the roof since restoring their hair, he has added Dr. Yates LifeStyle Med to his practice at his new location near Millennium Park in Chicago. Through such additional services as SculpSure (the latest minimally invasive fat-reduction laser), Laser Hair Removal, Laser Skin Rejuvenation, Platelet & Stem Cell Facial Rejuvenation, Botox, fillers, skin care, and much more, his patients can experience even more improvements in their appearance and get back to the lifestyle they enjoy.