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About Samuel Lam

Samuel Lam, M.D.,, F.A.C.S. is a Doctor primarily located in Plano, TX, with another office in Plano, TX. He has 22 years of experience. His specialties include Plastic Surgery and Otolaryngology. Samuel Lam is affiliated with Harris Continued Care Hospital, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth and Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Of Dallas. He speaks French and Spanish.

Rating Overview

89 Ratings with 66 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Samuel Lam is Great. Samuel Lam has been rated by 89 patients. From those 89 patients 66 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Samuel Lam is 3.8 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Lam Facial Plastics

6101 Chapel Hill Blvd.
Suite 101
Plano, TX 75093
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Lam Institute for Hair Restoration

6101 Chapel Hill Blvd
Suite 105
Plano, TX 75093
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Specialties

Samuel Lam has the following 2 specialties

  • Plastic Surgery

    A plastic surgery specialist is a physician with extensive training in the execution of plastic surgery procedures.
    Plastic surgery is the use of surgical procedures to rebuild or reshape injured or misshapen body parts. Congenital defects, such as a cleft lip or palate, can be corrected by a plastic surgery specialist. Injuries sustained during auto accidents also may require the services of a plastic surgery specialist. These procedures fall under the category of reconstructive plastic surgery.
    The other category of plastic surgery is cosmetic plastic surgery. Plastic surgery specialists often perform procedures like breast augmentation, face lifts, tummy tucks, liposuction, and lip injection as elective surgeries for patients who wish to make aesthetic improvements.

  • Otolaryngology

    An otolaryngologist is more commonly referred to as an ENT, someone that can treat medical issues you may be having with you ears, nose, or throat. This is a physician who is specially trained to diagnose and treat conditions of the ear, nose, sinuses, larynx (voice box), mouth, throat, head, and neck. These doctors treat patients through both medical and surgical means. For instance, an otolaryngologist may treat an obstruction of the nasal passage, caused by malformation of the nose, through rhinoplasty.

  • Expertise

    10 Expertise

  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Dermabrasion
  • Dermal Fillers
  • Eyelid surgery (Blepharoplasty)
  • Facelift (Rhytidoplasty)
  • Hair Restoration
  • Laser Resurfacing
  • Nose Job (Rhinoplasty)
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Skin Cancer

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Reviews

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Five Stars

See this man. See ONLY this man. He is a true artist. I have twice traveled from New Jersey to Texas to see Dr. Lam and, like others, would gladly travel from far continents to receive treatment in his safe and talented hands. I am supremely confident that you will find him as impressive as I and his other devotees do. Initially, I sought out Dr. Lam to remove lip silicone granulomas. This is a very tricky procedure, one that can be disfiguring in inexpert hands. Consequently, few surgeons in the world offer this procedure. Of those few, only Dr. Lam does it regularly and, more important, well. I liked Dr. Lam at first sight. He’s good-natured, confident and down-to-earth. He walked me through my lip procedure. He was skilled, gentle. I didn’t feel a thing. Renowned for his facial plastic surgery, I shared with Dr. Lam that I had noticed a lot of skin laxity after I hit 40 and asked whether he thought I was a good candidate for a mini facelift. Dr. Lam decisively replied, "No," then explained that what I was seeing was a loss of face volume. He said dermal fillers could restore my lost volume and (with Botox) could help me to appear youthful again. I gave it a shot, receiving Botox and then filler in my temples, around my eyes, and in my mid- and lower face. Dr. Lam was right. I walked into his office a 41-year-old and walked out looking a decade younger. The transformation was miraculous. A week later, my lip stitches dissolved and the lump on my lower and upper lip were gone. I live outside of New York City, home to many of the world's top surgeons. But when it came time for another round of Botox and fillers, I flew back to Texas to see Dr. Lam. There is simply no one else I trust to safely give the dramatic, natural results he consistently delivers. Overall, I had the same positive experience, only this time I left with an even higher opinion of the man. His mastery of facial plastics aside, I have yet to encounter another surgeon who is as thoughtful and ethical where his patients are concerned. On my last visit I wondered aloud if I would benefit from various surgical tweaking. Dr. Lam insisted I needed none of the above and essentially advised me to run should another surgeon suggest otherwise. Now, I haven’t even touched on Dr. Lam’s staff, who, by the way, think the world of Dr. Lam. I could rave about them for just as long, but I’m guessing I’m already over my word limit. In short, you will be hard-pressed to find a more charming, kind and competent group of professionals.

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extremely pleased with Lam Facial Plastics!

I've had a wonderful experience with Lam Facial Plastics. Dr. Lam was thorough and efficient during every meeting. The staff was extremely nice and never failed to go above and beyond to make sure I was comfortable and attended to. There were no surprises during surgery and everything ran smoothly. I'm pleased with how great the results are! I have more recovering to do before the swelling completely goes down, but even now I look much better and have achieved a more open eye look. Dr. Lam prepared me with everything I need to know about recovery time and care. I am very glad I trusted him with my cosmetic surgery experience!

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Rhinoplasty

I have wanted to have this procedure done for a very long time, but with all of the horror stories that go along with plastic surgery, I was a little nervous about actually going through with it. Dr. Lam put those fears to rest during my first appointment. One thing that stood out to me is that he has his very own art on the walls in the waiting room. I knew that I was going to have a very meticulous artist reshaping my new nose! He is very confident, professional, and lets you know in detail what he plans to do. After surgery, I had minimal bruising, which improved over the next several days. I had some swelling on the third day of recovery, and then my face improved very quickly. I would absolutely choose Dr. Lam again if I had to do over. He is a perfectionist, and I would trust him with any surgery. He and his staff handled everything with so much care and ease. Today, my nose looks natural and perfect! Dr. Lam gave me my confidence back. I am so happy with the result.

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Best face Doctor

He is a very good Doctor and he takes his time to make you look your best

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Five Stars

Dr. Lam and his staff are awesome. I never feel rushed. All my questions are answered. Dr Lam tells you up front what he can and cannot achieve so there is never any surprises or disappointments.

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Lam is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Harris Continued Care Hospital
  • Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth
  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Of Dallas
  • Harris Methodist H E B
  • Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Azle
  • Education

    22 Years Experience

  • Baylor College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1995

  • New York Presbyterian Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Samuel Lam accepts the following insurance providers.

  • AmeriChoice by UnitedHealthcare
    • AmeriChoice Personal Care Plus (Medicare)
    • Child Health Plus
    • Family Health Plus
    • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthcare
    • AARP MedicareComplete
    • AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons
    • AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Essential
    • AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Premier
    • AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Value
    • AARP MedicareRx Enhanced (PDP)
    • AARP MedicareRx Preferred (PDP)
    • Compass Rose Health Plan FEHP FFS (PPO)
    • Copay Select
    • Definity Choice Plus
    • Definity PPO
    • Dual Complete LP
    • Dual Complete RP
    • Evercare Plan DH (HMO SNP)
    • Evercare Plan RDP (RPPOSNP)
    • FlexPoint
    • Harvard Pilgrim Choice
    • Harvard Pilgrim Choice Plus
    • Harvard Pilgrim Options
    • Healthy NY
    • Heritage Choice
    • Heritage Choice Standard
    • Heritage Plus - Arkansas
    • Heritage Plus - Georgia
    • Heritage Plus - North Carolina
    • Heritage Plus - South Carolina
    • Heritage Plus/Heritage EPO
    • Heritage Premier
    • Heritage Select
    • Indemnity
    • M.D. IPA
    • M.D. IPA Preferred
    • Medica Choice
    • Medicare Advantage HMO
    • Medicare Advantage PFFS
    • Medicare Advantage POS
    • Medicare Advantage PPO
    • MedicareComplete Choice Essential
    • MedicareComplete Choice Plan 2
    • MedicareComplete Essential
    • MedicareComplete Plan 1
    • MedicareComplete Plus
    • Neighborhood Health Partnership (NHP) - Commercial
    • Neighborhood Health Partnership (NHP) - Mercy Select
    • Nursing Home Plan
    • Optimum Choice
    • Optimum Choice Preferred
    • Pacificare SignatureElite Plus
    • River Valley Choice Plus
    • Secure Horizons Medicare
    • Sharp SecureHorizons Plan by UnitedHealthcare
    • Sierra Health and Life
    • SignatureValue
    • SignatureValue Advantage
    • SignatureValue HealthCare Partners Network
    • SimplyEngaged
    • Suite Spot
    • The Empire Plan
    • United Behavioral Health
    • United HealthOne
    • United Healthcare Navigate
    • United Healthcare Navigate Plus
    • United Healthcare Navigate/Navigate Balanced
    • UnitedHealthcare Basics
    • UnitedHealthcare Catalyst
    • UnitedHealthcare Choice
    • UnitedHealthcare Choice HMO/Choice Plus HMO
    • UnitedHealthcare Choice Plus
    • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan for Families
    • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan for Kids
    • UnitedHealthcare Core
    • UnitedHealthcare Dental Options PPO
    • UnitedHealthcare Dual Advantage
    • UnitedHealthcare Dual Complete (HMO SNP)
    • UnitedHealthcare EDGE
    • UnitedHealthcare Heritage
    • UnitedHealthcare Mutli-Choice
    • UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
    • UnitedHealthcare Pledge
    • UnitedHealthcare Select EPO
    • UnitedHealthcare Select HMO
    • UnitedHealthcare Select Plus HMO
    • UnitedHealthcare Select Plus POS
    • UnitedHealthcare iPlan Choice Plus
    • UnitedHealthcare iPlan PPO
    • ValueMax
    • Vision
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
    • Alliance
    • Arizona Physicians IPA
    • Arizona Physicians IPA Children's Rehabilitative Services
    • Arizona Physicians IPA Developmentally Disabled
    • Children with Special Health Care Needs
    • Evercare Plan DH (HMO SNP)
    • Evercare Plan RDP (RPPO SNP)
    • Evercare Select
    • Florida Healthy Kids
    • Health Plan of Nevada (HPN) SmartChoice/NorthernChoice
    • HealthChoice
    • KidsCare
    • MIChild
    • MS CHIP
    • Medicaid
    • MississippiCAN
    • NJ Family Care
    • Physicians Health Choice Select (HMO SNP)
    • Preferred Medicare Assist (HMOPOS SNP)
    • Primary Adult Care
    • QUEST Expanded Access Program
    • Texas CHIP
    • Texas STAR
    • Texas STAR+PLUS
    • United Healthcare Personal Care Plus (HMO)
    • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan - Long Term Care
    • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan for Adults
    • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan for Families
    • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan for Kids
    • UnitedHealthcare Dual Advantage
    • UnitedHealthcare Dual Complete (HMO SNP)
    • UnitedHealthcare Dual Complete (PPO SNP)
    • UnitedHealthcare Dual Complete EV (HMO SNP)
    • UnitedHealthcare Dual Complete LP (HMO SNP)
    • UnitedHealthcare Dual Complete RP (Regional PPO SNP)
    • UnitedHealthcare RIte Care
    • UnitedHealthcare Rhody Health Partners
    • UnitedHealthcare Senior Care Options
    • UnitedHealthcare hawk-i
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