Deana Shenaq, MD, is dedicated to providing the highest level of care and support throughout a patient’s entire experience.

As an assistant professor in the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and associate program director of the Integrated Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Residency, Dr. Shenaq specializes in both implant-based and autologous reconstruction after breast cancer, and is skilled in complex revision breast surgery. She also performs aesthetic surgery of the face, breast and body.

Dr. Shenaq is known for her attention to detail, perfectionism and providing highly individualized treatment tailored to each patient in a supportive environment. Patients see her as friendly, approachable and sincere. Her goal is to present multiple treatment options to patients and work together to find the one that fits each patient best.

When a patient makes an appointment with her for the first time, she wants them to feel like they can discuss their concerns openly. Dr. Shenaq prides herself on her ability to listen to a patient’s concerns or questions throughout the entire surgical experience.

What she appreciates most about her specialty is the artistic and innovative nature of plastic surgery. She enjoys having the ability to operate on the entire body, from head to toe, while embracing cutting-edge techniques.

Although she is originally from Houston, Dr. Shenaq loves living in Chicago. She enjoys spin classes, running on the lakefront, exploring new restaurants and spending time with her family.

Areas of Focus

Education & Experience

Board Certifications
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
  • The University of Chicago Medical Center
Medical School
  • The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine

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Office Locations


Rush South Loop

1411 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60605
United States

Joan and Paul Rubschlager Building exterior

RUSH Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

1520 W Harrison St
Joan and Paul Rubschlager Building - 6th Floor
Chicago, IL 60607
United States