Intellex Acquires Expert by Big Village

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Expert Details

Plastic Surgery; Burns, Trauma to the Face and Hand; Cosmetic Breast and Body Surgery

ID: 737098 Texas, USA

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Expert has over 20 years of experience in plastic surgery. Expert attended Medical School at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston and trained at major hospitals in the world's largest medical center, including Memorial-Hermann Hospital and M.D. Anderson Cancer Institute. Expert conducted two years of full-time laboratory research at the Medical School studying tissue healing and helping develop skin substitutes for burn victims.

Expert served as full-time faculty in the Department of Plastic Surgery at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston and was appointed as Director of Plastic Surgery at Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital. During that time, expert rotated as a full-time attending burn surgeon at one of Texas' largest burn centers.

Expert opened a private practice in 2001, performs general plastic surgery, and serves as a hospital consultant for complex wounds, limb salvage, and trauma to the hand and face. Expert has a cosmetic practice focused on breast and body contouring surgery with expertise in post-bariatric surgery reconstruction.


Year Degree Subject Institution
Year: 1990 Degree: MD Subject: Medicine Institution: University of Texas Medical School at Houston
Year: 1996 Degree: MD Subject: General Surgery Residency Institution: Memorial Hermann Hospital -Medical Center, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Memorial Hermann Hospital Southwest, LBJ County Hospital

Work History

Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2001 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: CEO Department: Plastic Surgery
- Consult on wide range of plastic surgery patients with cosmetic breast and body issues
- Inpatient consultant at Methodist Hospital for problem wounds, burns, and other reconstructive cases
- Outpatient care of burn injuries
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 1999 to 2001 Employer: University of Texas Medical School Title: Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery Department: Plastic Surgery
- Trained plastic surgery fellows and medical students in surgical technique and patient management
- Full time attending burn surgeon
- Rotating responsibility on pediatric burn service
- Director of plastic surgery service LBJ Hospital
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 1999 to 2001 Employer: Harris County Hospital District Title: Director Department: Plastic Surgery
- Oversaw all administrative duties of plastic surgery service including resident evaluation and promotion
- Coordinated care issues with other specialties
- Oversaw morbidity and mortality conferences
- Created on-call schedule
- Supervised plastic surgery clinic
- Supervised and participated in all plastic surgery cases
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2004 to 2008 Employer: American Laser Centers Title: Clinical Director Department: Clinic
- Oversaw busy laser therapy clinic
- Supervised technicians performing laser services
- Evaluated and treated laser burns or other injuries
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2018 to 2021 Employer: BeautyIQ Med Spa Title: Medical Director Department: Clinic
- Oversaw operations of medical spa
- Supervised advanced nurse practitioner
- Saw and treated complications form laser, light based, and other therapies as needed

Career Accomplishments

Associations / Societies
American Society of Plastic Surgeons
Licenses / Certifications
Texas Medical License
Board Certified in Plastic Surgery
Professional Appointments
Attending physician, Methodist Clear Lake Hospital
Attending physician, St Joseph Hospital

Bioethics Committee, 12 Oaks Hospital
Advisory Board, ObesityHelp Magazine
Advisory Board, Bariatrics Today Magazine
Associate Editor, Journal of the American Medical Association, Medical Student Section
Pedagogue, Gross Anatomy, Dept. Neurobiology and Anatomy
Awards / Recognition
Outstanding Teaching Resident Award in General Surgery
Resident Class Representative General Surgery
Faculty Senator, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Department of Surgery
Medical School Honors in Immunology, Surgery
Medical / Professional
Hospital Privileges
St Joseph Memorial Hospital
Houston Methodist Clear Lake Hospital
Publications and Patents Summary
Academic Presentations: 9
Invited Lecturer: 1
Expert Panelist: 1
Publications: 2

Additional Experience

Expert Witness Experience
Experience in providing written opinions, medical examinations, and depositions.
Training / Seminars
University of Texas Medical School at Houston.
Houston, Texas
Doctor of Medicine
1986 to 1990

General Surgery Residency
University of Texas Medical School at Houston
1990 to 1997

Memorial-Hermann Medical Center
Houston, Texas.
1990 to 1997

M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, Texas.
1990 to 1997

Harris County Hospital District
Houston, Texas.
1990 to 1997

Research Fellowships
The Thomas R. Cronin Fellowship in Plastic Surgery
Hermann Hospital
M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
1992 to 1994

Postgraduate Training
Plastic Surgery Fellowship
University of Texas Medical School at Houston
Division of Plastic Surgery

Fields of Expertise

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