Randal Pham, M.D., F.A.C.S., was born in Saigon, Vietnam, during the Vietnam War. He came to the USA as a refugee after the fall of Saigon to communists. He attended UC Berkeley and completed medical school at UCSF. After finishing his residency at Metrohealth Medical Center/Case Western Reserve University in Cleland, he underwent training in oculoplastic surgery with S. S. Baker, M.D., and facial plastic surgery with P. D. Hunter, M.D., in Oklahoma City. He was appointed as a Clinical Assistant Professor at Stanford University in 1996 and served until 2004. In 2003, he was awarded the Stanford Provost Honors Award. In 2007, he became the first Surgeon of Vietnamese ancestry to be inducted into the prestigious American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He has published numerous articles and book chapters.
Biography Updated on 10 March 2011