Dr. Young Kwak, MD. FAAD FCMS
We Welcome Dr. Young Kwak
Dr. Young Kwak is a board- certified Dermatologist who practices general, surgical and cosmetic dermatology. He is a certified fellowship trained Mohs Micrographic surgeon specializing in skin cancer removal. His experience in dermatologic surgery, mohs surgery, and reconstruction are extensive, and he has performed over 3,000 procedures. He works closely with patients to provide the best quality patient experience possible.
We are excited to have him join our Laser Skin Care Center family as he shares the same philosophy as we do, providing quality care to our patients. Dr. Kwak has also completed many research projects as well as co-authored numerous publications including, medical journal articles and textbook chapters. He has always maintained a positive and patient centered approach and earned recognition such as resident intern of the year, Eagle award for community service and the role of Chief Resident.
Outside the office, Dr. Kwak enjoys spending time with his family, an energetic son, and a variety of interests such as bouldering, tinkering with electronics, working on cars, fishing, and exploring ethnic foods.
Medical Education and Training
Dr. Kwak completed his undergrad education at University of Georgia. He graduated medical school at Medical College of Georgia and completed his residency at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Dr. Kwak arrived in Houston on a Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Dermatologic Oncology Fellowship at Houston Methodist Hospital, where he trained under Dr. Leonard H Goldberg and Dr. Arash Kimyai- Asadi.