About Us

Meet Dr. Shelby R Lies

Board Certified Plastic Surgeon and Assistant Professor in the Plastic Surgery Department at UT Southwestern Medical Center.

He operates at UT Southwestern’s Outpatient Surgery Center, William P. Clements Jr. University Hospital, and has the privilege of providing comprehensive reconstructive care for veterans at the Dallas VA Medical Center.

As a UTSW fellowship-trained plastic surgeon, Dr. Lies’ specialty in minimally invasive hand and wrist surgery, including endoscopic and arthroscopic techniques, makes him highly sought-after in the greater Dallas and Fort Worth community. His intensive training enables him to perform cutting-edge nerve surgery, and provide treatment of advanced wrist pathology, to restore hand and wrist functionality so patients can achieve a high quality of life and increased freedom of movement. Dr. Lies is a talented artist and enjoys drawing and painting. He utilizes these skills in all aspects of designing and performing surgery. Related interests include 3-D printing and bio-prosthetics.

Clinical Specialties:

Dr. Lies’ practice covers all aspects of plastic surgery and hand/wrist surgery including, but not limited to:

  • Facial Procedures
  • Breast and Body Procedures
  • Hand and Wrist Procedures
  • Non-Surgical Procedures


  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • American Board of Plastic Surgery


  • M.D. from University of Kansas School of Medicine
  • Plastic Surgery Residency, University of Texas Medical Branch
  • Plastic Surgery Fellowship, Hand Surgery – UT Southwestern Medical Center

Our Staff

Pamela Munoz

Senior Administrative Assistant

Pamela coordinates clinic appointments and surgery dates, and is available to direct any patient questions or concerns to Dr. Lies or the plastic surgery clinic nurses.