Young Cho, MD, PhD
Dr. Cho is an expert in surgical and non-surgical solutions. His patients appreciate his incredible eye and comprehensive approach to aesthetics that combines cutting-edge technology with surgery to achieve results that wow.
Dr. Young Cho is a board-certified plastic surgeon dedicated to providing patients with the latest in surgical and non-surgical options to help them along their aesthetic journey. He also specializes in helping patients with lifestyle procedures that treat sexual wellness and urinary incontinence.
Dr. Cho believes that a strong patient-doctor relationship is key to the success of quality aesthetic care. He understands that every patients’ needs are different and unique, which is why he takes his time to listen to his patients in order to best understand their cosmetic concerns. From there, he’s able to masterfully craft a custom treatment plan that aligns with each patient’s specific goals.
Dr. Cho’s unparalleled expertise and passion for learning and teaching affords him many opportunities to educate the professional aesthetic and wellness community throughout the United States. He is a highly sought-after speaker and trainer within the aesthetics industry. He is currently a national trainer for Allergan (the manufacturers of Botox, Kybella and Juvederm family of injectable fillers), as well as Galderma (manufacturers of Dysport, Sculptra and the Restylane family of injectable fillers). He teaches suture suspension techniques using Silhouette InstaLift, and advance off-label injection techniques for face and body. He is also an active member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons.
Dr. Cho founded Integrated Aesthetics Academy to help address the growing need for education available to aesthetics and wellness providers. He personally teaches all of the vampire procedures, including the O-Shot, Vampire Facial, Vampire Facelift, Vampire Breast Lift and the Priapus Shot. He offers individual coaching, small group teaching and larger group seminars to help those advance their own journey as aesthetic and lifestyle providers.
In 2010, he co-founded Integrated Aesthetics, an integrated plastic surgery, dermatology and medspa practice in Spring, TX, with his wife, board-certified dermatologist Dr. Melissa Chiang. Integrated Aesthetics houses a state-of-the-art surgery center where Dr. Cho performs his surgeries while providing the highest quality of comprehensive care. Dr. Cho designed the facility to include technologically advanced equipment for the wide variety of procedures offered and a welcoming atmosphere where patients can receive their treatment comfortably and privately.
In addition to the main office, Dr. Cho has hospital privileges at Houston Northwest Medical Center and Methodist Willowbrook Hospital.
His educational background includes a Bachelor of Science degree from McGill University in Montreal, Canada; a PhD from Cambridge University in Cambridge, England; an MD from Yale University School of Medicine in New Haven, Ct.; and completed his plastic surgery residency at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee.
Together, Dr. Cho and Dr. Chiang are committed to making a positive impact within the aesthetics industry. In their free time, they enjoy raising their two children and practicing the latest aesthetic techniques on each other during their version of date night.
Dr. Young Cho is a board-certified plastic surgeon, master injector and national trainer for Allergan® and Galderma® with more than 15 years in the aesthetics industry.
Dr. Cho’s educational background includes a bachelor of science degree from McGill University in Montreal, Canada; a doctorate from Cambridge University in Cambridge, England; a medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine in New Haven, Ct.; a masters in business administration from the University of Chicago in Chicago, Il; and he completed his plastic surgery residency at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee.
Dr. Cho takes pride in contributing to the advancement of the aesthetics industry by holding training roles in aesthetics education and clinical research, as well as serving as a national trainer for leading cosmetic manufacturers, such as Allergan, Galderma, Merz Aesthetics, and Evolus. Additionally, Dr. Cho teaches various lift techniques using Silhouette InstaLift and advanced delivery methods for cosmetic injectables for facial rejuvenation.
- National trainer for Allergan Aesthetics
- National trainer for Galderma
- RealSelf Medical Review & Consumer Board
- Speaker at Los Angeles Multispecialty Cosmetic Academy – 2020, 2021
- Speaker at Aesthetics Next 2020
- Speaker at The Aesthetics Society 2021
- RealSelf Hall of Fame – Top 100 & 500
- Aspire Presidential Award
- Allergan Top 500
- Living Magazine – Top Doc 2019
- American Board of Plastic Surgery
- American Society of Plastic Surgeons
- The Aesthetics Society
As one to the top plastic surgeons and injectors serving Houston, The Woodlands, Spring, Tomball & surrounding areas, Dr. Cho specializes in several top surgical and non-surgical procedures to achieve your aesthetics goals. His specialties include:
His caring for his patients My thoughts are this doctor listens to what kind of results you are trying to achieve and works his magic. If you haven't been to Dr. Cho, you gotta go!
I received the best aftercare Dr. Cho and his staff are the best! Not only am I pleased with the results, but I also feel great too! And that is because Dr. Cho and his staff are so courteous, kind, and make me feel like I am extra special!
that anyone could ever wish for!
If I could give a 10-star rating Everyone that took care of me during my recent surgery was kind, caring and knowledgeable. The results of my surgery are excellent, I could not be happier!
to Dr. Cho and his staff I would!
He is patient and answers any of my concern questions. He is very approachable and easy to talk to. His team is amazing. I have had the best experience in his office.
Dr. Cho is an Amazing Doctor!
He even trains other doctors I have been going to him for several years now and he is keeping "father time" at bay. Regular maintenance is the key to keeping a youthful, and not over-done appearance. Dr. Cho has many options to keep you looking youthful.
in the latest techniques as well.
His technique and skills I am so thankful I chose Dr. Cho to perform my lip lift procedure! It’s only been a few days and of course there’s swelling but I’m already thrilled with the results!
are absolutely flawless!
I would highly recommend Dr. Cho! Dr. Cho was very informative during the entire process leading up to, during and after my surgery. He is extremely knowledgeable, trustworthy, professional, and exhibits a warm, kind and caring bedside manner.
I definitely will recommend him I read so many good reviews at RealSelf.com about Dr. Cho so I decided to see him for initial consult. I was greeted with warm, friendly, courteous clinical staff. He attentively listened to my concerns and provided me with invasive and non-invasive options.
to all my family and friends.
5 Star Service all the way! Dr. Cho has the most gentle technique and best bedside manner I have ever experienced! He answered all my questions, helped me choose an option that would achieve my goals and afterwards I am very happy with the results.
Dr. Cho’s consultation fee is $100. The charge goes toward your procedure if you decide to move forward with the aesthetic plan Dr. Cho recommends. For patients who do not cancel their scheduled appointment, the no-show fee is $125.
Appointment schedules vary. Please give us a call and we will make the earliest appointment available.
Yes, certain kinds of appointments can be done virtually. It is best to call to see if your particular concern can be addressed through a virtual consultation.
As a courtesy to the office and other patients who are requesting appointments, we ask that you notify us at least 24 hours (and one business day) prior to your scheduled appointment if you need to cancel or reschedule. We will charge your credit card, which is on file with our third-party secure financial vendor, a fee of $125 if you fail to show for your appointment or if you do not give the office sufficient notice. Example: If your appointment is on Tuesday at 3:00, you must cancel by Monday at 3:00. If your appointment is on Monday at 3:00; you must cancel by Friday at 3:00.
The point of a consultation is to voice your aesthetic concerns to Dr. Cho. To fully understand your concerns, Dr. Cho listens attentively. It’s about mutual discovery and respect; it’s not about the doctor dictating what should be done.
- Dr. Cho can teach you about anatomy, aging, proportion and balance. You should then gain understanding of your own unique physical characteristics and how to define them. Consultations at our Spring office are empowering for patients. They help to determine a course of action that is clear – one that allows them to move forward with confidence. Dr. Cho wants patients to be fully educated, so they make wise choices.
Dr. Cho is a board-certified plastic surgeon with an unparalleled reputation within the aesthetics industry. He is lauded for his approachable demeanor and his ability to make each of his patients feel special and heard. He is a natural teacher at heart and takes the time to listen to the concerns of his patients and educating them on different solutions. He prioritizes his patients’ well-being, care, and aesthetic results. Dr. Cho considers himself an aesthetic guide well equipped to be with you on whatever stage of your aesthetic journey. His artistic eye and results keep his patients loyal to him for the long-term. And as some would say, “In Cho We Trust.”
Dr. Cho is board-certified in plastic surgery, and he is an expert in surgical and non-surgical solutions. His approach combines cutting-edge technology with surgery to get the strongest results. His specialties include surgical and non-surgical procedures that address aging, natural enhancements, and lifestyle concerns. We recommend setting up a consultation with Dr. Cho for a better understanding of how he can solve any aesthetic concern you may have.
At Integrated Aesthetics, both Dr. Cho and Dr. Chiang made it an integral part to listen to understand the concerns of the patient. They believe the best results happen when we approach the patient/doctor relationship like any other: with honesty, an open mind, and a mutual goal.
Follow-up timelines depend on if the treatment provided was non-surgical or surgical. Although follow up visits and calls depend on the treatment, we prioritize the needs of our patients, and your Patient Experience Coordinator is available when any question or concern arises. If you had a non-surgical treatment the follow up timelines typically run from 2 weeks to 4 weeks. For surgical patients, your follow ups begin the day after surgery. Following this we continue to follow up for 1 week post operation then 6 weeks, 3 months, 6 months and up to 12 months to track your recovery.
Plastic surgeons are the only physicians that have a multi-year, advanced, medical training in reconstructive and aesthetic surgery. They have completed the following:
- Four years of undergraduate education.
- Four years of medical school.
- Six years of plastic surgery residency, spending thousands of hours treating plastic surgery conditions under the guidance of experts in the field.
When you choose a plastic surgeon, who is board-certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, you are assured that your physician has had the most rigorous education in the field and is knowledgeable on the latest advancements.
We take pride in offering comprehensive treatments that address multiple concerns. The team at Integrated Aesthetics offers a multi-faceted approach – with a plastic surgeon, dermatologist, nurses, patient coordinators and aestheticians on staff. Instead of a one-size-fits all method to cosmetic enhancement, we draw upon each physician’s specialized expertise to customize the treatment for you.