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Dr. Tarek Fakhouri, MD

Dermatologist

Sugar Land, TX

About Dr. Tarek Fakhouri

As your dermatologist, I am committed to use compassion, care, and the most advanced treatments to keep your skin healthy and beautiful. Dr. Tarek M. Fakhouri, a Fellowship-Trained Mohs Surgeon, is board-certified by the American Academy of Dermatology and is a member of the American College of Mohs Surgery and the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery. He specializes in the treatment of skin cancer and aesthetic reconstruction. Dr. Fakhouri attended Vanderbilt University for his undergraduate studies where he majored in economics and molecular biology and was inducted into the Omicron Delta Epsilon national economics honor society. After completing his masters in medical science, he received his doctorate in medicine at Wayne State University School of Medicine. During medical school he was accepted into the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society and graduated with high distinction. He completed his internship at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital in Ann Arbor, where he served as chief resident and was awarded the Chief’s Award by the internal medicine department. He then completed his dermatology residency at Wayne State University Department of Dermatology. Following residency, Dr. Fakhouri completed a fellowship in Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology at Surgical Dermatology Group in Birmingham, AL. He has performed and assisted in thousands cases of Mohs Micrographic Surgery with advanced reconstructions and also has extensive training in a variety of cosmetic and laser procedures. Dr. Fakhouri served as director of Mohs surgery at Wayne State University’s Department of Dermatology where he provided Mohs surgery services for Wayne State University Physician Group’s network of 600 doctors as well as for our nation’s veterans at the John D. Dingell VA hospital in Detroit. Since moving to Houston, Dr. Fakhouri has been recognized as a "Top Doctor" in 2015 and 2016 and Super Doctor "Rising Star" in 2016. Prior to founding Skin Cancer Specialists, Dr. Fakhouri has provided outstanding Mohs services to patients in the Houston area. In his free time, he enjoys traveling, the outdoors, and obsessing over college football.

In-network insurances

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross

Specialties

  • Dermatologist

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Hospital affiliations

  • Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital

Board certifications

  • American Board of Dermatology

Education and training

  • Medical School - Wayne State University, Doctor of Medicine
  • Wayne State University, Residency in Dermatology
  • Surgical Dermatology Group, Fellowship in Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology

Professional memberships

  • American Academy of Dermatology
  • American College of Mohs Surgery
  • American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

Awards and publications

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1720247737

Dr. Tarek Fakhouri's office location

Skin Cancer Specialists

17510 W Grand Pkwy S, Suite 420

Sugar Land, TX 77479

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First visit was good. Quick and clear instructions on what to do.
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I did the check in online with ZocDoc but had a few more things to fill out for them when I got there. As I was finishing it up which only took a few minutes they were calling me back sothey were very prompt on the timing very friendly very knowledgeable.
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Excellent Doctor and staff
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Excellent experience, utilized tablet to enter data as first time patient,and no waiting time. Thanks
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After reading all the reviews i booked the appointment and i thought he is good but after meeting i highly recommend everyone who wants positive behavior and solve skin problems.
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Dr Fakhouri was extremely knowledgeable and professional. Definitely my go to dermatologist. Wait time was little to none.
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Doctor was very pleasant to talk to me and answered all questions and concerns I had
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