Richard Ha, M.D.
- 9101 N. Central Expressway
Dallas, TX 75231
- Tel: Click for phone number214-818-0935
- Fax: 214-887-3525
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Background & Specialties
Dr. Ha is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and received his training from the prestigious U.T. Southwestern Medical Center, one of the finest plastic surgery programs in the world. He also completed a fellowship in Craniofacial and Pediatric plastic surgery at U.T. Southwestern and the Children's Medical Center. Utilizing his specialized training in cleft lip/palate and craniofacial surgery, he has participated in surgical missions with the LEAP foundation, providing care to underprivileged children in the Dominican Republic and Belize. Dr. Ha is a graduate of the Indiana University School of Medicine and completed his undergraduate studies with honors at Brown University.
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, 7/02 to 6/03
Fellowship in Pediatric Plastic and Craniofacial Surgery
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, 7/00 to 6/02
Residency, Department of Plastic Surgery
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, 7/97 to 6/00
Internship and Residency, Department of General Surgery
Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, 8/93 to 5/97 M.D.
Indiana University School of Medicine Student Research Scholarship
Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, 8/89 to 5/93
A.B. Biology, A.B. Economics with honors
Sigma Xi Honorary Society
Hughes Award for Biomedical Research, Brown University
Evansville Day School, Evansville, Indiana, 9/85 to 6/89
National Merit Scholar; National Honor Society; Evansville Courier and Press
Head of the Class Award
Dr. Ha is a Clinical Instructor at the U.T. Southwestern Department of Plastic Surgery.
Publications and Presentations
Dr. Ha has spoken or written about a number of topics including rhinoplasty, gynecomastia, browlifts, facial fractures, liposuction and blepharoplasty. He is published in peer-reviewed journals including Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He has presented his research at a number of national and regional meetings. He has also co-authored chapters in the textbooks, The Art of Aesthetic Surgery - Principles and Techniques and Dallas Rhinoplasty - Nasal Surgery by the Masters. He serves on the editorial board for Selected Readings in Plastic Surgery and is a reviewer for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.