Dr. David Adelman, MD

Dr. David Adelman, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 45
Dr. David Adelman, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from U OF CHGO DIV OF BIO SCI PRITZKER SCH OF MED in 2003 and specializes in plastic surgery, plastic surgery-head & neck, and more.

1400 Pressler St # 1488

Houston, TX 77030

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Breast Diseases
more than 69% of peers
more than 61% of peers
Skin and Tissue Reduction
more than 58% of peers

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5  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction Surgery
  • Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery-Head & Neck

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

12  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gigantomastia
  • Head and Neck Tumor
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sarcoma
  • Skin Cancer

17  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Liposuction
  • Microvascular Head and Neck Reconstructive Surgery
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery
  • Repair of Pigmentation Defect
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • Yale University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • NYU Med Ctr/Bellevue Hosp/Manhattan VA
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • NYU Med Ctr/Bellevue Hosp/Manhattan VA
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • MD Anderson Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. David Adelman, MD
Dr. Adelman is a Super Hero!!!! Our son diagnosed with Synovial Sarcoma of left axilla area. The surgeon in Fort Worth suggested complete amputation of left arm & shoulder blade to rid of his tumor & have margin areas. Dr. David Adelman & Dr. Valerie Lewis of MD Anderson Houston, Tx had much...Read More
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Olga U in Roanoke, TX – Aug 28, 2016
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Very knowledgeable explained everything very well and how the surgery is going to be performed. He has a very nice upbeat personality I felt very at ease with Dr. Edelman. I feel confident that the surgery will be a success.
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Donna Cook in Monroe, LA – Mar 01, 2016
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