Omotara Sulyman-Scott, MD

Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon


Dr. Omotara Sulyman-Scott is Board Certified in Head and Neck Surgery, is also Board Eligible in Facial Plastic Surgery and has recently joined the exemplary team at the Illinois Dermatology Institute. She was born and raised in Nigeria and moved here 22 years ago and claims Chicago as her home. She gained her Bachelor of Science degree at Delaware State University graduating Summa Cum Laude. She attended medical school at Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine where she graduated with honors. Dr. Sulyman-Scott completed her residency in Otolaryngology (Head and Neck surgery) at the University of Minnesota and her Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery residency at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Dr. Sulyman-Scott believes deeply in her motto: “Everyone Deserves to Feel Beautiful.” Her approach to facial plastic surgery and non-surgical treatments is to enhance the beauty of your natural features by creating balance and harmony. Her woman’s eye for balance and aesthetics sets her apart from her peers. She is one of the few African American female plastic surgeons practicing in the USA, and her mastery of the art exemplifies the new generation of plastic surgeons.

When not practicing medicine, Dr. Sulyman-Scott, a self-proclaimed foodie, can be found cooking up all sorts of dishes she discovered while traveling the world.

Dr. Sulyman’s areas of interest and surgical expertise include:

  • Skin lesion excision (moles, cysts, lipomas, cancer) and closure defects (including MOHS defects)
  • Facelift, Neck Lift
  • Eyelid Surgery (Bleph)
  • Filler, Botox
  • Thread Lift
  • Microneedling/PRP
  • Scar revisions
  • Laceration repair
  • Rhinoplasty (cosmetic and reconstructive)
  • Jawline contouring
  • Neck Liposuction
  • Buccal Fat excision
  • Ear lobe repair
  • Lip reduction
  • Facial fat transfer