Edward Buchanan, M.D., FACS

Associate Professor and Chief, Division of Pediatric Plastic Surgery
Baylor College of Medicine

Edward Buchanan, M.D., FACS Photo



Texas Children's Hospital (Office)
Mark A. Wallace Tower
6621 Fannin Street, Suite 610.00
Mail Stop: BCM340
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
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Texas Children's Plastic and Craniofacial Surgery (Clinic)
Texas Children's Hospital
6701 Fannin Street
Mark A. Wallace Tower 8th Floor
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
(832) 822-3189
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  • Plastic Surgery
    American Board of Plastic Surgery


  • M.D. from Medical University Of South Carolina
    05/2004 - Charleston, SC United States
  • Fellowship from Seattle Children's Hospital/Harbor View Medical Center
    06/2011 - Seattle, Washington United States

  • Residency from Stanford University School Of Medicine
    06/2010 - Stanford, California United States

  • Internship from Stanford University School of Medicine
    Stanford, California United States

  • B.S. from University Of South Carolina Affiliate Hospitals
    05/2000 - Columbia, SC United States


  • English


  • Male

Professional Statement

Dr. Edward Buchanan treats infants, children and teenagers with a wide variety of plastic surgery related conditions. He specializes in pediatric craniofacial surgery, cleft lip and palate surgery, facial fractures and reconstruction, cranial vault remodeling for craniosynostosis, and midfacial and mandibular distraction.

Professional Achievements

  • Norton Rose Fulbright Faculty Excellence Award for Development of Enduring Educational Materials
    Baylor College of Medicine

  • Star Faculty Award for Excellence in Patient Care
    Baylor College of Medicine

  • 2019 Research Mentor
    Texas Children's Hospital

Professional Interests

  • Pediatric Plastic Surgery

  • Vascular Malformations

  • Facial Reanimation Surgery

  • Congenital Ear Deformities

  • Plastic Surgery

  • Maxillofacial and Craniofacial Surgery

  • Craniofacial Surgery

  • Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate Surgery

  • Microtia Reconstruction

  • Secondary Speech Surgery

  • Craniosynostosis

  • Syndromic Craniosynostosis

  • Pierre Robin Sequence

Professional Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery

  • Maxillofacial and Craniofacial Surgery

  • Pediatric Plastic Surgery

  • Craniofacial Surgery

  • Craniofacial Deformities


  • American College of Surgeons

  • Phi Beta Kappa

  • Alpha Omega Alpha

  • ACPA