Dr Lisa Buckmiller is the Chief of Pediatric Otolaryngology at the Children’s Hospital of San Antonio, and is an Associate Professor with Baylor College of Medicine. Dr.Buckmiller completed her undergraduate training in Molecular Biology & Biochemistry at the University of California, Santa Cruz; and went on to do her medical training at the University of California, Irvine College of Medicine, and her residency in Otolaryngology at the University of California, Davis in Sacramento. She then accomplished her fellowship training in Pediatric Otolaryngology at Arkansas Children’s Hospital, and continued on as faculty from 2002-2012. Her areas of interest include comprehensive coordinated multidisciplinary team of patients and currently participates in the Cleft/Craniofacial Team and the Prader Willi team and is the Director of the Vascular Anomalies Team at the Children’s Hospital of San Antonio.
Dr Buckmiller directed two multidisciplinary teams, including the Cleft Lip & Palate Team as well as the Vascular Anomalies Team while on faculty at Arkansas Children’s Hospital. In 2005, she was awarded the Benjamin & Milton Endowed Chair in Pediatric Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery for her work to better the lives of children with facial deformities. She also is dedicated to serving overseas on medical missions several times a year and performs surgeries for both cleft lip/palate as well as hemangiomas and vascular malformations on these trips. She is board certified and is an active member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology, International Society for the Study of Vascular Anomalies, American Cleft Palate Association, and the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology.
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University of California College of Medicine , Bachelor of Science, 1994