Dr. Matthew M. Hanasono MD Plastic Surgeon

Dr. Matthew Hanasono is a plastic surgeon in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. He received his medical degree from Stanford University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 17 years. Dr. Hanasono accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 15 doctors at University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center who specialize in Plastic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Plastic Surgeon: Breast Reconstruction, Head & Neck, Plastic & Reconstructive Microsurgery

Education & Medical Training

Stanford University
Residency, General Surgery, 1997–1998

Stanford University
Residency, Otolaryngology, 1998–2002

New York Presbyterian Hospital
Residency, Plastic Surgery, 2002–2004

Stanford University School of Medicine
Class of 1997

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Otolaryngology
Certified 11 years in Otolaryngology

American Board of Plastic Surgery
Certified 8 years in Plastic Surgery

CA State Medical License
Active through 2015

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Fellow (FAAO-HNS), American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Publications & Presentations

Success of sequential free flaps in head and neck reconstruction.
Hanasono, M. M.,Corbitt, C. A.,Yu, P.,Skoracki, R. J.

Discussion: the anterolateral thigh flap for groin and lower abdominal defects: a better alternative to the rectus abdominis flap.
Hanasono, M. M.

Femur-fibula-fillet of leg chimeric free flap for sacral-pelvic reconstruction.
McKnight, A. J.,Lewis, V. O.,Rhines, L. D.,Hanasono, M. M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Minnesota Blue Cross Accord
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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