• Undergraduate:
    - Cornell University
  • Medical School:
    - University of Illinois
  • Fellowship:
    - Ohio State University
  • Residency:
    - Washington University
  • Masters:
    - University of Illinois

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Insurance Accepted

The Institute for Advanced Reconstruction participates in a wide range of insurance plans, including Medicare. Each physician has their accepted insurance and hospital affiliations. Our insurance specialists will work with you before your appointment to find the most coverage available for your treatment, whether in or out of network with your insurance carrier.


Santosh Kale, MD, MBA

Dr. Santosh Kale is a board-certified plastic and reconstructive microsurgeon who specializes in breast reconstruction (implant and tissue-based), aesthetic breast surgery, body contouring, lymphedema, general reconstruction, and gender confirmation surgeries.

Dr. Kale is fully skilled in the advanced microsurgery techniques of the breast, extremities, trunk, and head and neck. As one of the leading experts in the Midwest, he regularly comes to the aid of over 200 patients every year.

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