C. Bob Basu, MD

C. Bob Basu, MD, MPH

Plastic Surgery Houston, TX

Founder and Medical Director, Basu Plastic Surgery

Office Address

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  • 6400 Fannin Street, Suite #2100
    Basu Plastic Surgery
    Houston, TX 77030
    Phone: (713) 799-2278
    Fax: (713) 333-2774

Dr. Basu's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Plastic Surgery: Aesthetic/Cosmetic, Breast Reconstruction, Plastic & Reconstructive Microsurgery

Dr. Basu's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Medical DirectorBasu Plastic Surgery & The Institute for Advanced Breast Reconstruction
    Houston, TX
    Founder (2008-present)
  • Chief of Plastic SurgeryNorth Cypress Medical Center
    Cypress, TX
  • Assistant ProfessorBaylor College of Medicine
    Houston, TX

Dr. Basu's Education & Medical Training

  • Baylor College of MedicineBaylor College of MedicineResidency, Plastic Surgery
  • George Washington UniversityGeorge Washington UniversityResidency, General Surgery
  • Tufts Univ Sch of MedTufts University School of MedicineMedical School
  • Princeton UniversityPrinceton UniversityOther Training, A.B., Molecular Biology, Magna Cum Laude

Dr. Basu's Certifications & Licensure

  • TX State Medical LicenseTX State Medical LicenseCurrent
  • American Board of Plastic SurgeryAmerican Board of Plastic SurgeryPlastic Surgery, 2006

Dr. Basu's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • American College of Surgeons / American Society of Plastic Surgeons2013 Health Policy and Management ScholarAmerican College of Surgeons / American Society of Plastic Surgeons, 2013
  • American Medical Association FoundationLeadership in Medicine AwardAmerican Medical Association Foundation, 2008
  • HTexas MagazineTop Docs in Plastic SurgeryHTexas Magazine, 2007-2012
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Dr. Basu's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • The Role of Acellular Dermal Matrices in Capsular Contracture - A Review of the Evidence.Basu, C. and L. Jeffers, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 11/1/2012
  • Acellular Cadaveric Dermis Decreases the Inflammatory Response in Capsule Formation in Reconstructive Breast Surgery.Basu, C. M. Leong, J. Hicks, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 12/1/2010
  • Effective Breast Reconstruction in Female Veterans.Leong, M., C. Chike-Obi, C. Basu, E. Lee, D. Albo, D. Netscher, American J Surgery, 11/1/2009
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Books/Book Chapters

  • From the laboratory to the market: An analysis of the impact of the FDA drug approval process on the biotechnology industryPage 1 - 28
    Basu, C.
    Editors: Horner, C. et al..Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ
  • The Spread of Tuberculosis in the Homeless Population in the Age of AIDSPage 1 - 40
    Basu, C.
    Editors: Garfinkel, I. et al..Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ


  • Evolution of Solo Practice: The “Virtual” Group Practice Model in Plastic Surgery.Basu, C., Annual Meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), New Orleans, LA, 10/1/2012
  • Going on Record When You Have a Complication: Forum on Research and Risk Management.Basu, C., Annual Meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), New Orleans, LA, 10/1/2012
  • Does Acellular Cadaveric Dermis (Alloderm) Affect Breast Implant Capsule Formation?Basu, C., 2010 Lifecell National Sales Meeting, Bonita Springs, FL, 1/1/2010
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  • Management of Capsular Contracture in Cosmetic and Reconstructive Breast Surgery.Instructional Course 401: Plastic Surgery 2010, Annual Meeting of the American Society of Plastic Su - 10/1/2010
  • ASPS President’s Panel: Evolution of Solo Practice to a Small Group Pratice “Without Walls.”Seattle, WA - 10/1/2009
  • Advances in Non-Autologous Breast Reconstruction – The Role of Acellular Dermis (Alloderm).Houston, TX - 10/1/2007
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  • Young Plastic Surgeons Keep Close Eye on Health Care Reform.Basu, C., Plastic Surgery News
  • Volunteer Mission to Vietnam with Mentors Yield Life Lessions.Basu, C., M. Hanasono, Plastic Surgery News
  • Cosmetic Surgery Panel: Challenges in Cosmetic Breast Surgery.Basu, C.
    Houston, TX - 3/1/2007
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