BA (biology): University of California, 1978 MD: University of California, 1982 Residency (general surgery): University of California, 1982-84 Residency (otolaryngology): University of Michigan Hospitals, 1984-88 Fellowship: American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 1988-89 Certification: board certified in otolaryngology—head and neck surgery and facial plastic and reconstructive surgery
facial plastic and reconstructive surgery, wound healing
American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, board member American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, member American Association for the Advancement of Science
Hom has authored more than 60 abstracts and articles and three books.
Hom DB, Hebda P, Gosain A, Friedman C (senior editors), Essential Tissue Healing of the Face and Neck, BC Decker,(in print, book publication date mid-2007)
Hom DB, Linzie B, Huang T, The Healing Effects of Autologous Platelet Gel on Acute Human Skin Wounds, Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery, May/June 2007.
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