Dr. Gilbert Selkin, MD

Dr. Gilbert Selkin, MD

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 44
Dr. Gilbert Selkin, MD is an oral & maxillofacial surgery specialist in Plano, TX and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Texas Technical University in 2006 and practices oral & maxillofacial surgery and cosmetic & reconstructive surgery.Read his story

5026 Tennyson Pkwy

Plano, TX 75024

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Adjacent Tissue Transfer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Grafts
very high
more than 97% of peers
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Dr. Selkin's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Selkin "Dr. Gilbert Selkin is a Board Certified Maxillofacial Surgeon who specializes in surgery of the face, head, neck, and oral cavity. Dr. Gilbert Selkin received his M.D. degree from Texas Tech University, and earned a D.M.D. degree from Tufts University in Boston. He went on to complete an internship in General Surgery as well as an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery residency at the renowned Baylor University Medical Center, where he served as Chief Resident. With this in-depth background, Dr. Selkin is well equipped to restore the highest natural aesthetic results through precise reconstructive treatment of extensive skin cancers. His focus is also beneficial for those who desire a rejuvenated aesthetic appearance through cosmetic surgeries such as brow lift, blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery), rhinoplasty (nose reshaping), and split earlobe repair, as well as Botox and dermal fillers. Dr. Gilbert Selkin was recognized by The International Association of Plastic Surgery as a Leading Physician of the World and Top Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon in Texas in 2011. He was selected by his colleagues to lecture at the annual Southwest Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons meeting, covering the topic of "Local Cutaneous Flaps for Facial Reconstruction of the Trauma Patient." Dr. Selkin is the recipient of the Patients Choice Award for 2012 and 2013, and the Vitals Compassionate Doctor Award for 2013. Dr. Selkin has been featured in the 2014,2015,2016, and 2017 D magazine edition as best doctor in the Plastic/Cosmetic Surgery category and also 2014 D best Oral and Maxillofacial surgeon. Papers authored by Dr. Gilbert Selkin have been published on medical websites and in medical journals. He has participated in research programs at esteemed organizations including Harvard University Teaching Program and Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Selkin is an active staff member at the Baylor Regional Medical Center at Plano, and holds memberships with organizations including: Diplomate American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Diplomate National Dental Board of Anesthesiology American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons American Medical Association Texas Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Texas Medical Association American Dental Association The Texas Dental Association Dallas County Medical Society Dr. Gilbert Selkin balances out his lifestyle with boxing and spending time with his two children, and wife."
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2  Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery

26  Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Deformities of Auricle or Pinna
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Tissue Neoplasm
  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Facial Fracture
  • Facial Laceration
  • Facial Skin Cancer
  • Facial Trauma
  • Impacted Teeth
  • Jaw Cyst
  • Jaw Fracture
  • Jaw Tumor
  • Keloid Scar
  • Mole
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Skin Cancer
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Head and Neck
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Loss
  • Traumatic Dental Injuries

18  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Dermabrasion
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Skin Biopsy
  • 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

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Texas Technical University
    Medical School | Graduated 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Selkin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Selkin to family and friends
32 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

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Dr. Selkin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

Dr. Selkin is a highly skilled oral surgeon with a very caring heart toward his patients. All three of my children had their wisdom teeth removed by Dr. Gil Selkin: each experienced an easy recovery and full healing. He is very intelligent and clearly explains what he sees in the X-rays prior to...more
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Was very pleased with the process, considering the circumstances him and his team improvised.
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Dr. Selkin is absolutely the best! Very professional and caring surgeon with a great bedside manner, which is hard to find these days. My surgery was a total success, and nobody can even tell that I had surgery. He has done surgery on several of my family members as well and we all feel the same...more
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I believe that Dr. Selkin saved my life. Several years ago I was going to the Dentist on a regular bases. I developed a soreness in my gums. The dentist would tell me to take a pain pill. That did not help so they sent me to Dr Selkin. he gave me a CT scan and found that I had oral cancer. Thanks...more
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Dr. Gilbert is an amazing surgeon with an amazing staff. He truly cares about the patients and follows everything through to the end. He is part of a great practice and I have total confidence and highly recommend
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