meet dr.victor j. atun, md

Accomplished & Specialized

Dr.Atun

Dr.Victor Atun

15591 Creekbend Drive
Sugar Land, TX 77478

Dr. Atun, MD, is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, including Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery of the face, head and neck, trunk and extremities.

He was born and raised in Lima, Peru. During medical school at the Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia in Lima, he excelled at Surgery. He also spent several summers working at St. Elizabeth Health Center in Youngstown, Ohio.

After earning his medical degree with honors, Dr. Atun, MD, moved to the United States, where he completed a General Surgery externship at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami. He completed a General Surgery internship at Ohio’s St. Elizabeth, and General Surgery residencies at Mount Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach, Fla., and the University of South Florida in Tampa.

He then completed a Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery fellowship through the George Washington University in Washington, D.C. He also finished a Cosmetic Dermatology and Laser Surgery fellowship at the Washington Institute of Dermatologic Laser Surgery. He has privately practiced Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery in Sugar Land since 2000. Prior to that, he spent two years in Lima, Peru, training in Cosmetic and Reconstructive Plastic Surgery.

He is married with children, and speaks English and Spanish.

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Certification 3

exceptional skill

Professional Training and Experience

Specialty

  • Plastic Surgery

Board Certification

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery

Medical Licensure

  • Texas

Professional Societies

  • American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Harris County Medical Society

Professional Experience

  • Private practice, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Sugar Land, TX (2000 - Present)

Medical Family Privileges

  • Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital, Sugar Land, TX
  • Methodist Sugar Land Hospital, Sugar Land, TX
  • St. Luke's Sugar Land Hospital, Sugar Land, TX

Medical Family Privileges Con't

  • Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital, Katy, TX
  • West Houston Medical Center, Houston, TX
  • Oak Bend Medical Center, Richmond, TX
  • Memorial Hermann Surgery Center Sugar Land, Sugar Land, TX
  • Bodies by Atun Center, Sugar Land, TX
Education Institution Date
Fellowship George Washington University - Washington, D.C.
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
1996-1998
Residency University of South Florida - Tample, FL
General Surgery

Mt.Sinai Hospital Medical Center - Miami Beach, FL
General Surgery
1993-1996

1992-1993
Internship St. Elizabeth Hospital Medical Center - Youngstown, OH
General Surgery
1991-1992
Externship Jackson Memorial Hospital Medical Center - Miami, FL
General Surgery

St. Elizabeth Hospital Medical Center - Youngstown, OH
General Surgery
1991

1987, 1988, 1989
Medical Degree Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia - Lima, Peru
Doctor of Medicine
1986-1990

further expertise

Additional Achievements of Dr.Victor J. Atun

Mission Work

  • Faith in Practicas, Guatemala (2011)
  • Interplast Peru (200-2002)
  • Save the Children of the Andes Foundation, Equador (1997)