Herbert J. Nassour M.D., P.A.

About Dr. Nassour

Licensure & Certifications:
Board Certified, American Board of Plastic Surgery
Board Certified, American Board of General Surgery
American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
El Paso Surgical Society
Education:
July, 1992 to June, 1994 Resident of Plastic Surgery University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
July, 1993 to June, 1994 Chief Resident-Plastic Surgery University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
July, 1991 to June, 1992 Chief Resident-General Surgery Texas Tech University HSC at El Paso, Texas affiliated with R.E. Thomason Hospital
July 1988 to June, 1992 General Surgery Texas Tech University HSC at El Paso, Texas affiliated with R.E. Thomason Hospital
July, 1985 to May 1988 Medical School-Doctor of Medicine Texas Tech University HSC Lubbock Date of Graduation; May 28, 1988
1971 to 1976 Undergraduate: University of Texas at Austin Pre-Med
1971 to 1975 Southwest Texas State University San Marcos, Texas Pre-Med

 

Awards:
Texas Tech University HSC in El Paso - 8th out of 100. 1988
Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, 1989
Best Doctors in America -
Central Region - Plastic Surgery 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007
Certificates for Advanced Education in Cosmetic Surgery

 

Professional Appointments:
1994 - Organized El Paso Society of Plastic Surgeons
1995 - Clinical Assistant Professor, Department for Surgery, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in El Paso, Texas
1999 - Critical Care committee, Providence Memorial Hospital
1999 - Chief of Surgery, Providence Memorial Hospital
2000 - Chief of Surgery, Providence Memorial Hospital
2001 - Bylaws committee, Providence Memorial Hospital
2001 - Nominating Committee, Providence Memorial Hospital
2001 - Leadership Committee, Providence Memorial Hospital
1994 - Border Children of El Paso Craniofacial Clinic
2001 to 2002 - Chief of Surgery, Las Palmas Medical Center
2001 to 2002 - Executive Committee, Las Palmas Medical Center
2001 - Member of Editorial Board, El Paso County Medical Society

 

Work Experience:
June 1994 to Present Private Practice in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery El Paso, Texas
1981 to 1983 Medical Director of the El Paso Emergency Center (Minor Emergency Center)
1981 to 1983 Director, EMS, Las Cruces, N.M.
1984 to 1985 Owner/Operator Family Medical Clinic, El Paso, Texas (Minor Emergency Center)
1985 to 1992 Emergency Room Physician at Sierra Medical Center
1991 to 1992 Emergency Room Physician at Providence Memorial Hospital. Other employment appointments have included working in Emergency Room at Lea Regional Hospital, Hobbs, N.M. first Care Minor ER - Austin, Texas. Austin Minor Emergency Rooms. Brackenridge Minor ER - Austin , Texas.

 

Publications & Abstractions:
Abstract accepted for presentation on May 25, 1994, to PSEF Plastic Surgery Senior Residents Conference "Reconstruction of Complex Back Wounds."
Abstract submitted for publication: "Malignant Degeneration of Maxillary Fibrous Dysplasia."

 

Presentations:
"Evaluation and Treatment of Complex Back Wounds", Presented at the Senior Residents Conference at Harvard University Boston mass. 1993
Plastic Surgery Conference, Chapel Hill North Carolina. "Craniosynostosis" 1992.
Plastic Surgery Conference, Chapel Hill North Carolina, "Breast Reconstruction, Immediate and Delayed" 1992
Plastic Surgery Conference, Chapel Hill North Carolina, "Cleft Lip and Palate" 1992
Plastic Surgery Conference, Chapel Hill North Carolina, "Pressure Sores, Reconstructive Procedures" 1992
Plastic Surgery Conference, Chapel Hill North Carolina, "Hand Injuries and Their Treatment" 1993
Plastic Surgery Conference, Chapel Hill North Carolina, "Evaluation and Treatment of Skin Cancers' 1993