Dr. Clayton Moliver is a board-certified plastic surgeon in Houston and Webster, TX who serves Pearland, Friendswood, League City, and other nearby communities. Dr. Moliver started his practice, Houston Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, in 1992 and devoted his early years to a mixture of reconstructive and aesthetic surgery. For the past 15 years, he has dedicated his practice exclusively to cosmetic surgery. Most patients come to him as patient referrals, including those who have undergone surgery elsewhere.
American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS)
International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ISAPS)
The Houston Society of Plastic Surgery
The Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons
The American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities (AAAASF)
Harris County Medical Society
American Medical Association
Texas Medical Association
International Consortium of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ICAPS)
Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
American Board of Plastic Surgery
American Board of Surgery
Clayton L. Moliver, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Board Certified, American Board of Surgery, 1991-2011
Board Certified, American Board of Plastic Surgery, 1994
Fellow, American College of Surgeons, 1996
Clinical Professor, Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas
Practicing Plastic Surgery in the Bay Area, since 1992
“There is no greater satisfaction as a cosmetic surgeon than having a patient tell you how good they feel about the results of their surgery.”
Medical Training and Credentials
Want to know the secret to choosing a qualified surgeon for plastic surgery? Look at his or her credentials.
To be certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, a doctor must have completed four years of medical school, three years of clinical training in general surgery, and a residency of at least two years in an accredited plastic surgery hospital program. In addition, the doctor must pass the scrutiny of his or her peers.
Dr. Moliver received his medical school degree at Texas Tech University School of Medicine, Lubbock, Texas. He completed his six years of general surgery residency at Texas Tech Regional Academic Health Science Center, El Paso, Texas, from 1984-1990, serving as Chief Resident, 1989-90. He completed his plastic surgery residency at St. Joseph Hospital, Houston, Texas, from 1990-1992. During that time, he trained with world-renowned plastic surgeons, including the inventor of the breast implant, Dr. Thomas Cronin, and the past Editor-in-Chief of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (the official journal of the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery), Dr. Thomas M. Biggs. Dr Moliver also found time to be a Major in the U.S. Army Reserves Medical Corps from which he retired a few years ago. In March, 2011, Dr. Moliver accepted a position at The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas as Clinical Professor, Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery. Find out more about Dr. Moliver’s credentials by reviewing his CV.
A Caring & Experienced Plastic Surgeon
Thousands of women and men of all ages have entrusted their care to Dr. Moliver. They come to him for very personal reasons – a working mom, a business man or a retiree who wants a mini-lift or a full face lift to refresh and revitalize their appearance; an international patient or out of towner who wants the excitement of Houston city life, but prefers breast surgery in a private retreat; and a former Miss Texas and current professional models, actors and beauty contestants who have been referred to Dr. Moliver by others they trust. He also contributes to a variety of local charitable organizations.
American Heart Association
American Stroke Association
Armand Bayou Nature Center Wildlife Refuge and Wilderness Preserve
Bay Area Chorus
Bay Area Turning Point
Chabad Outreach Jewish Inmates
Child Advocates, Inc.
Clear Lake High School (Cheer Booster Club, Girl’s Golf Team, Girl’s
Elementary Schools in Clear Lake (Brookwood Elementary, Armand Bayou Elementary)
Houston Academy of Medicine
Jewish Center of Clear Lake
Jewish Federation of Greater Houston
LaPorte Habitat for Humanity
Lunar Rendezvous Festival
Nasa Area Pony League
National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Lone Star Chapter
Sea Shepherd Conservation Society
Temple Beth Tikvah
Texas Heatwave Soccer
Texas Tech Foundation
The Nature Conservancy
The San Jacinto Shrine Club
The Sea Shepherd Conservation Society
University of Houston College of Pharmacy
University of Texas El Paso
Zeta Tau Alpha
Dr. Moliver is a caring and experienced cosmetic plastic surgeon who takes the time to discuss your concerns and answer all your questions. He is committed to providing the highest quality of care in a calm and comfortable environment.
Hobbies and Special Interests
Beyond practicing plastic surgery in the Bay Area, Dr. Moliver is a devoted family man, avid gardener and woodworker (you should see the cedar strip kayak he built). He is also a proud supporter of UT El Paso, Texas Tech, UT Austin, University of Houston and Texas A&M (all of which the Moliver household have attended or are currently attending). Dr. Moliver spends his spare time traveling with his wife of 40 years, weight training and running.