Anthony P. Terrasse, MD, FACS
Respecting the integrity and natural beauty of every individual, Dr. Anthony Terrasse is motivated by the desire for patient satisfaction. For over 30 years he has crafted a premier practice along Chicago's North Shore focused on personal service. Inspired by artistry and form, he is recognized locally and nationally for his leadership, experience, and expertise in aesthetic and reconstructive plastic surgery and skin care.
Named a “Top Doctor” in plastic surgery by U.S. News & World Report, Chicago, Better, and North Shore magazines, Dr. Terrasse has also been listed consistently as a top aesthetic surgeon in the Castle Connolly Guide. In addition, he has been featured in radio and TV broadcasts including ABC, CBS, Fox, and NBC, as well as in numerous publications such as People, Fitness, Satisfaction, Crain’s Chicago Business, the Chicago Sun-Times, and the Chicago Tribune.
Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, he is honored to also represent both the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the prestigious American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery on their national spokesperson networks. Allure, Glamour, W, Vogue, Elle, Harper's Bazaar, In Style, and other leading women’s and men’s health and beauty magazines routinely utilize these industry resources. With his combination of credentials, attention to detail, and friendly professional rapport with his patients, Dr. Terrasse provides a level of confidentiality and comfort conducive to discussing issues of self-esteem and image enhancement.
In addition to surgery, his ERASE MediSpa also offers, for both men and women, noninvasive procedures that provide effective body contouring, skin tightening and rejuvenation, cellulite reduction, and laser hair removal utilizing the Tetra CO2 CoolPeel laser, CoolSculpting, Vivace RadioFrequency Microneedling, and the ICON, Vectus, 1540 wavelength laser, PrecisionTx, and Smartlipo systems by Cynosure. Dr. Terrasse has also participated in advanced training in skin care and facial and hand rejuvenation with treatments including Botox, Dysport, Xeomin, Jeuveau, Juvederm, Voluma, Vollure, Volbella, Kybella, and Radiesse. The newest in three-dimensional photography with Vectra’s IntelliStudio for preoperative face and body imaging, breast lift and augmentation simulation, and skin analysis provides patients a detailed view of oneself and treatment progress.
Dr. Terrasse is a past chairman of the Department of Surgery of Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital, a Northwestern Medicine Health System Clinician of Surgery, and also a member of the NorthShore HealthSystem and Advocate Aurora Health hospital staffs. He has convenient office hours including evenings and weekends. Procedures are conducted either in the office or at several fully accredited surgical facilities renowned for safety, comfort, and confidentiality.