Assoc. Prof. Eser Yüksel, M.D.
  • Admitted as a research fellow to the Plastic Surgery Division of Baylor College of Medicine, Texas, in 1996. 
  • Recognized as Clinical Full Faculty Member at the Plastic Surgery Division of the same school in 1999.
  • Attained the title of associate professor from the Turkish Higher Education Institute in 2000 and from Baylor College of Medicine in 2006.
  • Served as a faculty member and conducted clinical studies as well as research at Baylor College of Medicine between 1999 and 2014.
  • Attended Rice University Department of Bioengineering and Houston University Department of Cell Biology as a faculty member.
  • Received 19 project grants and 13 awards/scholarships from numerous USA institutions, notably NIH, American Society of Maxillofacial Surgery, American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, American Medical Association and Plastic Surgery Educational Foundation. Won the American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons Research Award, an award handed to only one physician each year, twice and also received the PSEF National Endowment Grant Award thrice. 
  • Authored chapters in 7 scientific books on his respective field of specialization -as an editor in two of them. 
  • Has 55 articles published on international journals.
  • Has delivered over 90 presentations at international conventions -as an invited panelist in 34 of them. 
  • Conducted studies on tissue engineering, stem cell research and gene therapy as well as on his self-developed clinical techniques regarding midface, lip lift and contouring, eye contours and breast reduction. These pioneering studies were published as press releases in press and on visual media in the USA.  
  • Member to American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Baylor College of Medicine-Cancer Center, European Association of Plastic Surgeons, Tissue Engineering Society, International Confederation for Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (IPRAS), American Diabetes Association, American Society of Gene Therapy, American Heart Association, American Society of Peripheral Nerve, North American Vascular Biology Organization, Turkish Medical Association, Health Tourism Association of Turkey, American Medical Association, Plastic Surgery Research Council-Scientific Committee (2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005), New York Academy of Sciences, Laser Institute of America, American Chemical Society, Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons and Houston Society of Plastic Surgeons.
Detailed CV​

 

EDUCATION / TRAINING

Education Institution Year
Associate Professor Baylor College of Medicine, Division of Plastic Surgery, Houston, Texas 1999 - 2014
Research Fellow and Lecturer Baylor College of Medicine, Division of Plastic Surgery, Houston, Texas 1996 - 1998
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Residency Hacettepe University, School of Medicine, Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 1986 - 1992
Medical Education Hacettepe University, School of Medicine 1978 - 1984

CAREER

Title Institution Year
Associate Professor American Hospital 2020 - To date
Associate Professor Baylor College of Medicine, Division of Plastic Surgery, Houston, Texas 2006 - 2014
Faculty Member Houston University, Department of Health and Human Performance, Houston, Texas 2008 - 2010
Adjunct Faculty Rice Üniversitesi Biyomühendislik Fakültesi Houston, Texas 2005 - 2008
Associate Professor Baylor College of Medicine, Division of Plastic Surgery, Houston, Texas
 
1998 - 2006
Attending Physician / Lecturer Baylor College of Medicine, Division of Plastic Surgery, Houston, Texas 1997 - 1998
Attending Physician Research Fellow Baylor College of Medicine, Division of Plastic Surgery, Houston, Texas 1996 - 1997
Attending Physician American Hospital 1994 - 1996
Attending Physician Florence Nightingale Hospital, Department of Plastic Surgery 1994 - 1996
Attending Physician Onep-Institute of Plastic Surgery 1993 - 1994
Attending Physician (Military Service) Mevki Military Hospital, Ankara 1993
General Practitioner (Compulsory Service) Aksar Directorate of Health, Field Service, Şenkaya, Erzurum 1984 - 1986