Awards & Recognitions
Dr. Bob Basu, Houston Plastic Surgeon
As an active and respected member of the Houston medical community and a national leader in his specialty, plastic surgeon Dr. Bob Basu has earned numerous accolades from his physician colleagues and patients alike, in Houston and throughout the United States. These prestigious honors are reserved for those physicians who are recognized by their peers as providing exemplary service in their area of specialty.
RealSelf 100 & Top Doctor Awards
RealSelf is the world’s largest online consumer resource for information about cosmetic surgery, with more than 3 million users. Dr. Basu is honored to be among the one hundred top physicians selected for the RealSelf 100 award. Through his contribution of time and knowledge to the plastic surgery social media community, Dr. Basu has been able to make a positive difference in the lives of patients everywhere.
Ranked in the top 2% of over 5000 surgeons on RealSelf, Dr. Basu is recognized for excellent patient reviews, favorable feedback on expert answers, and devotion to helping consumers become better informed plastic surgery patients by spending time answering their questions. Dr. Basu has also earned RealSelf Top Doctor Awards in the Breast Implants, Tummy Tuck, and Facelift procedure categories for several years.
H Texas Houston’s Top Doctor, 2006-2016
Since 1995, H Texas Magazine has featured the top professionals in the Houston metro area. To earn recognition as a Houston Top Doctor, a physician must demonstrate a consistently excellent reputation among patients and embody standards of practice and innovation that sets him apart from his peers. Dr. Basu and his surgical partner, Dr. Sugene Kim, are Houston’s only husband and wife plastic surgery team, and both have earned the Houston’s Top Doctor award for the past 10 years.
Castle Connolly Top Doctor, 2012-2016
The Castle Connolly guide to America’s Top Doctors is one of the most trusted sources for recognizing physicians in the country who demonstrate the highest excellence in their chosen medical specialty. Recipients of a Castle Connolly Top Doctor award are peer-nominated and selected according to rigorous standards of education, training, patient outcomes, and professional achievements. Dr. Basu repeatedly earns the Castle Connolly Top Doctor in plastic surgeyr recognition in the Houston region.
Patient’s Choice Award, 2010-2016
The Patient’s Choice Award recognizes doctors who consistently receive the highest ratings from patients, who provide feedback on bedside manner, doctor-patient face time, follow-up care, and friendliness of office staff. As a Patient’s Choice winner, Dr. Basu is one of only 5% of over 800,000 active doctors in the United States to receive this award.
U.S. News Top Doctor in Plastic Surgery
As a U.S. News Top Doctor, Dr. Basu has earned recognition as one of the nation’s top physicians in dozens of medical specialties. Developed in cooperation with Castle Connolly, U.S. News Top Doctors provides consumers access to a database of physicians who are nominated by their peers in the medical profession for practicing excellent patient care.
Texas Monthly Super Doctors
Super Doctors members are nominated by their peers for achieving the highest possible level of professional excellence.