Meet Houston Plastic Surgeon, Christopher Hankins MD
“I believe in offering patients only treatments that are in their best interests. My commitment to my patients is to always carefully evaluate the patient as a whole, not just the plastic or aesthetic surgery issue under consideration.”
Christopher Hankins, MD is a plastic surgeon who specializes in face, breast, and body aesthetic surgery. He also has advanced training in hand surgery, breast reconstruction after cancer, and other reconstructive surgical procedures. Dr. Hankins completed five plastic surgery fellowships with highly distinguished physician mentors both in the United States and the United Kingdom, including a Plastic and Microsurgery fellowship at the Baylor College of Medicine, and a Hand Surgery fellowship at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.
Dr. Hankins earned his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. He completed his General Surgery training prerequisite for Plastic Surgery as established by the Residency Review Committee in Plastic Surgery, as well as Anatomic and Clinical Pathology.
Dr. Hankins served as the Medical Director of the Wound Care Center at the Lake Jackson Hospital from 2011-2014 and continues to treat wound care patients at his Premier Surgery Center, as well as at Lake Jackson Hospital.
In addition to his practice in plastic and aesthetic surgery, Dr. Hankins is actively involved in study and clinical application of anti-aging medicine. He is a Diplomate of the American Association of Anti-Aging Medicine.
Dr. Hankins has authored 19 manuscripts in peer-reviewed journals, and serves on the editorial boards of four medical journals and as a reviewer on three others. He has been a presenter on a variety of plastic surgical topics at the regional, national, and international levels.
Dr. Hankins has participated in plastic surgery medical missions in Peru, Bolivia, and Pakistan, where he performed a number of surgical procedures on disadvantaged children and adults. He sits on the Boards of Directors of both the Agris-Zindler Children’s Foundation and the House of Charity.