Dr. Melissa Hu, MD

Dr. Melissa Hu, MD

Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 38
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Dr. Melissa Hu, MD is a facial plastic & reconstructive surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 4 years. She graduated from Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio in 2008 and specializes in facial plastic & reconstructive surgery and otolaryngology-head and neck surgery.Read her story

18100 Saint John Dr Ste 240

Houston, TX 77058

Contact Information

(832) 720-5477

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Ear Disorders
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more than 82% of peers
Acute Tonsillitis
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more than 82% of peers
Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
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more than 76% of peers

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Dr. Hu's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hu "Dr. Hu is double board certified in facial plastics & reconstructive surgery and otolaryngology, head & neck surgery. She has extensive training in treating skin cancer defects of the face and neck, reconstructive and cosmetic nasal surgery and facial rejuvenation surgery. Dr. Hu's expertise is in rhinoplasty - primary and revision, eye rejuvenation, facelifts, fillers and ethnic cosmetic surgery. Dr. Hu is a native to the Houston area. She attended Cornell University for undergraduate studies and graduated cum laude as a College Scholar majoring in cultural anthropology and biochemistry. She completed medical school at the University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio and graduated Alpha Omega Alpha in the top 10 percent of her class. During her residency and fellowship training at Louisiana State University Health – Shreveport, she authored several articles in Laryngoscope and American Journal of Otolaryngology. She has been awarded the resident research award by the highly esteemed Triologic Society as well as the fellowship research award by the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive surgery. She has authored and co-authored a number of articles on stem cell research and skin flaps. Dr. Hu is also co-author of a chapter in Ethnic Considerations in Facial Plastic Surgery."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hu "I strive to provide my patients a comprehensive and complete approach to facial rejuvenation, emphasizing maintenance with skin care and targeted treatment with procedures and surgeries.  I evaluate each patient from the surface of the skin to the bony structures of the face, and aim to enhance one's natural beauty. I approach each patient with a unique and honest plan tailored to their needs."

2  Specialties

  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Otorhinolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties*
  • Plastic Surgery & Facial Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

64  Conditions Treated

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36  Procedures

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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.

Education

  • Cornell University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • Louisiana State University Health Shreveport / School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Louisiana State University Health Shreveport / School of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Mandarin

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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