Dr. Clark Friedrich Schierle is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon at Northwestern Specialists in Plastic Surgery, located in Chicago, IL. He specializes in aesthetic and reconstructive surgery of the face, breast, and body. He currently serves as President of the Illinois Society of Plastic Surgeons. Dr. Schierle graduated Summa Cum Laude with the highest college and departmental honors from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), where he began as a full-time student at the precocious age of twelve. After completing a postgraduate research fellowship in Microbiology & Molecular Genetics, he spent the next ten years earning a PhD in the same subject as well as a MD, both from Harvard University in Boston, Massachusetts.