The Houston double-board certified plastic surgeon was named as a Top Social Influencer in Cosmetic Medicine

Houston, Texas — May 4, 2016
Dr. Erika Sato of Houston Plastic Craniofacial and Sinus Surgery was recently chosen as one of the recipients of the prestigious RealSelf 500 Award, out of nearly 13,000 board certified specialists with a presence on RealSelf. RealSelf is the leading online community dedicated to helping people make informed decisions in elective cosmetic procedures.

Statistics show that 1 in 4 Americans share their health experiences on major social media platforms. The medical professionals chosen in the 2015 RealSelf 500 Award are honored for having an outstanding record of consumer feedback, providing credible, valuable insights in response to questions related to elective plastic treatments, plastic surgery, dentistry and more.

“In 2015, these 500 doctors collectively impacted tens of millions of consumers, with nearly 30% of our total doctor content posted by this relatively small group,” said Tom Seery, RealSelf founder and CEO. “When I started RealSelf, many doctors questioned why they should ‘give away’ their expertise ‘for free’ on the web. Now, eight years later — and with over one million doctor answers on our platform — we are proud of the standard this select group has set. They're leading the way by empowering millions of consumers to gain access to the information they need to make smart and confident health and beauty decisions.”

Dr. Erika Sato is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery. As one of the best plastic surgeons in Texas, Dr. Sato has extensive training in the latest facial body and breast aesthetic surgery. She also completed her plastic surgery and general surgery training at the Texas Medical Center, which is the largest medical center in the world. Dr. Sato trained at the MD Anderson Cancer Center, one of the top hospitals for cancer treatment in the United States. During her training, Dr. Sato performed over 100 microvascular breast cancer and trauma related reconstructions.

Recognized for her commitment to providing excellent cosmetic and general plastic surgery care, Dr. Sato engages with RealSelf users regularly, answering questions related to cosmetic and general plastic surgery, to help patients make a confident decision.

Each month, thousands of RealSelf users ask questions about cosmetic plastic surgery. Dr. Sato answered more than 650 questions from ReaSelf users and continuously offers expert advice to the RealSelf community. In addition, Dr. Sato maintains a patient rating of Dr. Sato maintains a patient rating of 5-stars in RealSelf reviews. For more information on Dr. Erika Sato visit

Houston Plastic Craniofacial and Sinus Surgery is one of the leading aesthetic and reconstructive multi-specialty groups in Houston, Texas. Dr. Sato not only provides expert care but strives to create a unique surgery experience to her patients. The team at Houston Plastic Craniofacial and Sinus Surgery fosters a collaborative, comforting environment and compassionate pre-op, Intra- and post-operative care.

About Dr. Erika Sato and Houston Plastic Craniofacial & Sinus Surgery
Dr. Erika Sato is a plastic surgeon located in Houston, TX. She is committed to providing highly personalized care to all of her patients. Dr. Sato runs her practice with the philosophy of restoring confidence and helping to shape your outer beauty to reveal the beauty that lies within. Dr. Sato is also active within her community through mission trips with organizations such as Austin Smiles, Faith in Practice, and the Shalom Foundation, along with participating in the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Walk for breast cancer awareness. Dr. Erika Sato specializes in plastic surgery procedures such as Brazilian butt lift, breast augmentation, breast lift, mommy makeover, tummy tuck, rhinoplasty, and liposuction and non-surgical procedures such as Botox®, Volumaâ„¢, and Fraxel laser treatments.

To learn more about Dr. Erika Sato or HPCS, call 713-791-0700 or visit

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Erika Sato, MD, Houston Plastic and Craniofacial & Sinus Surgery
Location: 6400 Fannin, Suite 2290, Houston, TX 77030