About Tammy Wu, MD, Modesto Plastic Surgeon


Tzuying Tammy Wu, MD

Plastic Surgery

  • Board Certified in Plastic Surgery by the American Board of Plastic Surgery
  • Member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • Co-founded Surgical Artistry with her husband.
Dr. Tammy Wu is a member of the ASPS

Dr. Tammy Wu is a member of the ASPS

Educational Institutions

  • Woodward Academy – boarding pre college years in Georgia.  Formerly known as Georgia Military Academy
  • Brown University Biochemistry Degree – Program in Liberal Medical Education
  • Brown University Medical School – graduated #1 in her medical school class
  • Southern Illinois University Integrated Residency in Plastic Surgery – under the guidance of Dr. Elvin Zook.

Plastic Surgery Publications

  • Wu T-Y, Brown RE. “Antegrade venous drainage in a reverse radial forearm flap” Accepted, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
  • Brown RE, Wu TT. “Use of ‘Spare Parts’ in Mutilated Upper Extremity Injuries”. Hand Clinics 19 (1):73, 2003.
  • Russell RC, Bueno RA, Wu TT. “Secondary Procedures Following Mutilating Hand Injuries”. Hand Clinics 19(1):149, 2003.

Plastic Surgery Research

Creating an new external ear using techniques of tissue engineering and cultured cells in an animal model. The presentation of this research won first place at the Illinois American College of Surgeons Conference in Galena, IL.

 Hospital Privileges


Besides constantly thinking about how to improve upon plastic surgical procedures such as Tummy Tucks, she has other activities that helps her lead a balanced life.

  • Practicing good health
  • Gluten Free Baking
  • Learning more about Buddhism
  • Piano
  • Marathon Running – she helped to start the Annual Surgical Artistry Modesto Marathon

About the Genesis of Surgical Artistry and Life in Modesto

The page above is all serious, and now visit this page for a more fun look at our lives and our careers as surgeons in Modesto, CA.

Dr. Tammy Wu & Dr. Calvin Lee.   Surgical Artistry, Modesto, CA.   www.SurgeryToday.com (209) 551-1888

Dr. Tammy Wu & Dr. Calvin Lee.
Surgical Artistry, Modesto, CA.
(209) 551-1888

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About Calvin Lee, MD

I'm a board certified general surgeon who is married to a board certified plastic surgeon (Dr. T. Tammy Wu). Together, we founded Surgical Artistry in 2006 in Modesto, CA. I arrived in Modesto in 2003 and originally worked as a general and trauma surgeon. I now have a practice focused on Acupuncture, Botox, Fillers, and Veins. My wife's practice is broad based plastic surgery which includes Tummy Tuck, Breast Augmentation, Breast Lift, Liposuction, Cosmetic Eye Lid and Eye Brow Surgeries, Face Lift, Neck Lift, etc. I was originally from New York. New York City in fact. I went to College at Brown University. Then I continued there for Medical School for a total of 8 years. I did the initial portion of my surgery residency at Case Western Reserve then continued on at Southern Illinois University where I was able to join my wife in her first choice plastic surgery program. My office telephone number is (209) 551-1888 if you want an appointment. Disclaimer: Please see your physician in person for specific medical advice, this webpage is intended for information, not advice directed towards you.