Dr. Chinelo Ikpeama Fangtang

ABOUT Dr. Chinelo Ikpeama Fangtang

Dr. Chinelo Ikpeama Fangtang is a board-certified dermatologist in Wellspire’s Atascocita office. She graduated from Texas Tech Medical School with dual degrees in medicine and health administration and was inducted into the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. Dr. Fangtang served as the Chief Resident in Dermatology at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston (UTMB) and won the 2017-2018 Outstanding UTMB Resident Award, an honor given to the most accomplished resident physician at UTMB. Dr. Fangtang also was voted a “Rising Derm Star” at the 2018 Winter Clinical Dermatology Conference. She received an international travel grant from the American Academy of Dermatology and attended the 2017 British Association of Dermatology association meeting in the United Kingdom. She also has published research and authored case reports at state and national dermatology meetings.

Patients call Dr. Fangtang a world-class dermatologist—knowledgeable, attentive, thorough, compassionate, and personable. They say her passion for skin care is evident, and they feel as if she treats them like family. Patients also applaud the efficiency and friendliness of the staff in her office, which “operates like a high-performance sports car” according to one appreciative patient.

Dr. Fangtang is a proud resident of Atascocita and Texan. She grew up in Friendswood and graduated summa cum laude from both Clear Brook High School and Texas Tech University. She lives in Atascocita with her husband and son.


17903 W. Lake Houston Parkway, Suite 201
Atascocita, Texas 77346


Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Primary Care, Pediatrics




Professional interests

Alopecia, skin cancer, skin of color

Board certification

American Board of Dermatology


Residency Dermatology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston | 2018
Internship Dermatology, Dell Medical School at the University of Texas Austin | 2015
Medical School Texas Tech University Health Science Center | 2014
Undergraduate Texas Tech University | 2010

Hospital Affiliations

Memorial Hermann Northeast Hospital, HCA Houston Healthcare Kingwood




Atascocita Care Center
17903 West Lake Houston Parkway
Atascocita, Texas 77346
Phone (281) 812-1846
Fax (281) 812-2778