ABOUT SEAN BOUTROS, MD, FACS
“Excellence in treatment with compassion of care,” is the mission statement of Dr. Sean Boutros. He founded Houston Plastic and Craniofacial Surgery to provide a vehicle for state of the art cosmetic and reconstructive surgery for patients in Houston and around the world. Dr. Sean Boutros aims to provide the best possible care to all of his patients with the most current advancements in plastic surgery. He also aspires to provide services to children with facial disfigurements regardless of financial resources.
Dr. Sean Boutros grew up in Houston. He attended Texas A&M University. After only two years, he was accepted to Baylor College of Medicine where he graduated with honors. At Baylor, he was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha, the medical honor society for the top 5 percent of graduating doctors. He trained in plastic surgery at the world-renowned Institute for Reconstructive Plastic Surgery at New York University. There he studied under many of the world leaders in plastic surgery. Afterwards, he was accepted as the craniofacial fellow under Dr. Joseph McCarthy, known as the father of craniofacial surgery. Additionally, Dr. Sean Boutros spent time in Paris, France training under the world-renowned Ear Reconstruction specialist Dr. Françoise Firmin. He also had the distinct privilege of being mentored by rhinoplasty specialist, Dr. Nicholas Tabbal.
Dr. Sean Boutros specializes in a wide range of advanced plastic surgeries including cosmetic, reconstructive, and craniofacial procedures. Dr. Sean Boutros offers numerous procedures, but is especially dedicated to rhinoplasty, secondary rhinoplasty, facial rejuvenation surgery, ear reconstruction, breast reconstruction, cleft lip and palate reconstruction, and craniofacial surgery. His natural-looking results and genuine concern for each patient have made him one of the go-to plastic surgeons in Houston. Dr. Sean Boutros has also received recognitions for his skill and has been asked to lecture about rhinoplasty, ear reconstruction, facial rejuvenation, and craniofacial surgery not only at numerous national meetings and conferences, but also in venues around the world.
The international respect that Dr. Sean Boutros has earned as a surgeon allows him travel the world teaching surgeons about all aspects of plastic and reconstructive surgery. Dr. Sean Boutros has authored over 30 peer-reviewed articles along with nine book chapters. He also was the editor of the significant and best-selling Plastic Surgery text, Current Therapy in Plastic Surgery. He served as the anatomist for the widely known book, Surgical Anatomy of the Orbit. Dr. Sean Boutros’ success has afforded him with the opportunity to lead numerous international mission trips, providing care to children with craniofacial deformities. He has established the Houston Foundation for Facial Reconstruction to enable him to care for children without access to medical care both here in Houston and abroad. Dr. Boutros has been publicly recognized for the work he has done including his heroic efforts treating victims in New York City on September 11, 2001, his international plastic surgery relief work, and his work here in Houston on children who need plastic surgery but have no access to care. He currently serves on the Board of Directors for the DePelchin Children’s Center.