Tarek Fakhouri, MD
Tarek M. Fakhouri, MD, is a board-certified dermatologist and fellowship-trained Mohs surgeon, serving the community of Sugar Land, Texas, at Skin Cancer Specialists. Dr. Fakhouri specializes in the treatment of skin cancer and advanced cosmetic reconstructive surgery. He’s successfully performed and assisted with thousands of Mohs micrographic surgeries to treat skin cancer.
Dr. Fakhouri earned undergraduate degrees in molecular biology and economics at Vanderbilt University, where he was inducted into the Omicron Delta Epsilon honor society. He went on to complete his masters in medical science and his medical degree at Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit, Michigan. He finished medical school with high honors and was accepted into the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society.
Continuing his commitment to excellence, Dr. Fakhouri served as chief resident and earned the Chief’s Award during his internship in internal medicine at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital in Ann Arbor, Michigan. He completed his residency in dermatology at Wayne State University before pursuing a fellowship in Mohs micrographic surgery and cutaneous oncology at Surgical Dermatology Group in Birmingham, Alabama.
With advanced expertise in Mohs surgery and various cosmetic and laser procedures, Dr. Fakhouri served as Director of Mohs Surgery at Wayne State University’s Department of Dermatology. During this time, he provided Mohs surgery services for their network of 600 doctors as well as United States veterans at the VA hospital in Detroit.
Since moving to Houston, Texas, Dr. Fakhouri has been recognized as a Top Doctor and Rising Star. When he isn’t seeing patients, Dr. Fakhouri enjoys traveling, outdoor activities, weight lifting, and obsessing over college football.
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"Dr. Fakhouri was outstanding in both explaining the procedures that had to be performed and executing the procedures."
"Dr Tarek Fakhouri and his wonderful staff helped save my life with their exceptional skills and care that is compassionate and personalized."
"Best dermatologist I have ever had. Dr. Fakhouri is thorough and careful...thoughtful in his manner, and achieved outstanding results for me."
"I have nothing but positive things to say about Dr. Fakhouri both as a surgeon and his practice. His staff were kind, helpful, and efficient..."
"From the front desk staff to his nursing, support staff....everyone was awesome. If you need a Dermatologist that is a Mohs surgeon, look no further."
"Fakhouri is a skilled surgeon. He and his assistant Kelly, along with the rest of the staff make each visit as warm and friendly as it can be."
"...I would like to thank all of his staff and especially Dr. Fakhouri himself. For what it was it could not have been a better experience. THANK YOU ALL!!!!!!"
"Dr. Fakhouri helped make an otherwise traumatic experience and help it to become something much more positive..."