Tuan A. Truong, MD

Location

  • Texas Medical Center
  • West Campus

Specialty

Plastic Surgery
Cleft Lip & Palate

Phone: 832-822-3180
Fax: 832-825-3192

Contact Information

TCH - Main Campus
6701 Fannin Street, 8th Floor
Houston, TX 77030
United States
Texas

TCH - West Campus
18200 West Katy Freeway, Third Floor
Houston, TX 77094
United States
Texas

Attending Surgeon, Plastic Surgery

Texas Children's Hospital


Assistant Professor of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Michael E. Debakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine

Education

School Education Degree Year
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School medical school Doctor of Medicine 2007
University of Florida College of Medicine residency General Surgery 2012
Mayo Clinic Arizona residency Plastic Surgery 2015
University of Texas Medical Branch - Austin/Dell Children's Medical Center fellowship Craniofacial Surgery 2016

About

Dr. Truong is a native Texan who earned his medical degree from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. He completed General Surgery residency at the University of Florida in Jacksonville. He completed his Plastic Surgery residency at Mayo Clinic Arizona in Phoenix. He then completed his fellowship in Craniofacial and Pediatric Plastic Surgery at Dell Children’s Medical Center in Austin, where he received comprehensive training in the treatment of a wide variety of pediatric and craniofacial anomalies. As a Rice alumni, he is fortunate to return to Houston and Texas Children’s Hospital, where he is part of a diverse and multi-faceted team of specialists dedicated to improving the care of children in the greater Houston area. His special interests are cranial vault remodeling, facial fractures, midfacial and mandibular distraction, orthognathic surgery, and virtual surgical planning.

Dr. Tuan Truong is both board certified with the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery in “General Surgery."

Organization

Organization Name Role
American Cleft Palate Association Associate Member
American Society of Plastic Surgeons Candidate Member