H. Steven Byrd M.D.
Dr. H. Steve Byrd is a board certified plastic surgeon, and sees patients in our Dallas and Frisco locations. He specializes in pediatric plastic and craniofacial surgery, including cleft lip and palate, congenital and acquired nasal deformities, craniofacial reconstruction, ear reconstruction and ear molding. He has authored chapters in Mustardé & Jackson’s Plastic Surgery in Infancy and Childhood (Nasal Reconstruction: Trauma and Tumors), Grabb & Smith’s Plastic Surgery (Cleft Lip), and Losee & Kirschner’s Comprehensive Cleft Care (Correction of Secondary Unilateral Cleft Lip and Nose Deformities). Dr. Byrd also pioneered the Earwell™ Infant Ear Correction system, a non-surgical device utilized in infancy to correct ear deformities.
Following completion of his residency at the University of Texas Southwestern in 1978, he entered private practice at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas and was appointed vice-chairman to the Division of Plastic Surgery at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. He has been distinguished as a full professor at the aforementioned University, and has served as Chief of Service at Baylor University Medical Center of Dallas.
In addition, Dr. Byrd is the Director of the Craniofacial Clinic at Medical City Children’s Hospital, is a founding member and past president of the Rhinoplasty Society and a former member of the board of the Plastic Surgery Educational Foundation, as well as holding memberships in the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association. He lectures nationally and internationally on rhinoplasty, unilateral & bilateral cleft lip repair, staged cleft palate repair, secondary correction of cleft lip & palate, primary and secondary repair of the cleft nasal deformity, and timing & techniques of repair of the alveolar cleft with cancellous bone grafts.
In a recent poll, "Best Doctors in America", Dr. Byrd was elected by his peers-throughout the country, not just in Dallas-as one of the top plastic surgeons in the United States. He credits this acknowledgment to his uncompromising commitment to the highest standard of patient care, to the development of innovative and state of the art surgical techniques, and to the betterment of his specialty through the educational and governmental process. Dr. Byrd was also repeatedly named one of Texas' SuperDoctors® by Texas Monthly Magazine, as well as one of D Magazine's Top Pediatric Specialists.
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To learn more about Dr. Byrd, please visit his website at www.drstevebyrd.com.