About Dr. Ashkan Ghavami – Board Certified Plastic Surgeon
Dr. Ashkan Ghavami is a board-certified plastic surgeon serving the Los Angeles & Beverly Hills area. His unique practice focuses on the most advanced surgical techniques, patient education, and compassionate care. Plastic surgery is both an art and a science and Dr. Ghavami believes that natural and long-lasting results can only be achieved through true surgical expertise and a dedicated life-long passion for both learning and teaching the art of aesthetic surgery. He has served on expert panels throughout the world from Paris to Istanbul, and from Toronto to Honolulu.
Dr. Ghavami is a nationally and internationally renowned invited lecturer at numerous Plastic Surgery Conferences, including the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), International Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS), the Hawaii Plastic Surgery Symposium and the world-renowned Dallas Rhinoplasty Symposium. He is also an executive board member in the very exclusive Rhinoplasty Society, which helps educate surgeons on rhinoplasty globally.
Just a Few of the Worldwide Locations Dr. Ghavami has been invited to speak on expert panels in various cosmetic plastic surgery topics.
- New York
- San Francisco
His passion for numerous aspects of cosmetic plastic surgery is clearly evident through his surgical results and numerous academic contributions. In addition to serving as Voluntary Assistant Clinical Professor at the David Geffen UCLA School of Medicine, Dr. Ghavami’s dedication to the advancement of cosmetic plastic surgery is demonstrated by numerous articles and book chapters which he has authored. He is an invited lecturer and speaker at numerous national Plastic Surgery Conferences, including the Hawaii Plastic Surgery Symposium and the world-renowned Dallas Rhinoplasty Symposium. His active research in the field of cosmetic plastic surgery has earned awards from such prestigious organizations as the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, and the Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons. Furthermore, Dr. Ghavami serves as a guest reviewer for the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Journal, the number one journal on Plastic Surgery read throughout the world and the official journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.
Dr. Ghavami completed his Plastic Surgery residency at the University of Texas Southwestern (UTSW) Medical Center in Dallas, Texas. This is considered to be one of the top Plastic Surgery training programs in the United States as many of the most innovative leaders in Cosmetic and Reconstructive Plastic Surgery teach at this institution and are dedicated to producing future leaders in plastic surgery. Dr. Ghavami also completed advanced fellowship training in Hand and Reconstructive Microsurgery at UTSW. He earned his medical degree at the University of Wisconsin Medical School after completing his undergraduate education in Biology at the University of California-Irvine.
We are confident that Dr. Ghavami and his staff will provide you with the resources and comfort to make an educated and well-informed decision regarding your specific plastic surgery needs and desires. Please take time to carefully review our complete photo gallery, as well as the long list of book chapters and articles that Dr. Ghavami has written on topics such as: rhinoplasty, ethnic rhinoplasty, facial rejuvenation, eyelid surgery, body/buttock shaping, breast augmentation, and soft tissue fillers (injectables). You can also download Dr. Ghavami’s complete curriculum vitae (resume) below.
The ever-increasing popularity of plastic surgery can largely be attributed to the diverse range of procedures available. Everything from fat grafting to complex reconstruction/enhancement or revision surgery is performed by plastic surgeons that must use both aesthetic judgment and extensive surgical training to better an individual’s appearance and function. Over time, Beverly Hills has become a popular location for plastic surgery, with countless surgeons operating on a diverse patient population. Amid the sea of plastic surgeons is Dr. Ghavami, a plastic surgeon who has strived to provide his patients with honest and educational consultations and surgical care. He has been chosen as an expert commentator for numerous media outlets and publications. His media appearances include The Tyra Show, The Doctors, Extra, Inside Edition, Fox News, Discovery Channel, Telemundo, CBS News, and KTLA. More important than media appearances, however, are Dr. Ghavami’s peer-reviewed scientific publications. While media and web marketing are a necessary entity of today’s plastic surgery practices, it is up to the patient to carefully evaluate all aspects of their surgeon’s qualifications to determine if they have chosen the right surgeon for them.
Through an unyielding desire to give his patients results that look natural, Dr. Ghavami has become a sought out plastic surgeon in Los Angeles. His honesty and high standards place Dr. Ghavami as one of the plastic surgeons in Beverly Hills that you can trust. He does not believe in a “cookie cutter” approach, does not take short cuts, and is always looking to advance his techniques. If Dr. Ghavami believes that a patient’s desired results are unhealthy or unrealistic, no amount of money will persuade operation. These ethical values go a long way in the plastic surgery profession and ultimately lead to more satisfied patients and improved outcomes.
Our primary goal at Ghavami Plastic Surgery is to produce results that yield mutual satisfaction between Dr. Ghavami and his patients. We suggest viewing the patient picture gallery to get an idea of the high caliber results brought on by Dr. Ghavami’s aesthetic procedures. No matter what your age or ethnicity, Dr. Ghavami will strive to provide you with the quality of care you desire and deserve.
In addition to the artistry of plastic surgery, Dr. Ghavami is an avid guitar player, sculptor, artist, and creative writer.
Active Member – The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
Active Member- American Society of Plastic Surgeons
Dr. Ghavami is a Voluntary Assistant Clinical Professor
at UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine
Brief CV (Resume)
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
University of Texas Southwestern
Department of Plastic Surgery
Chairman: Rod J. Rohrich, M.D.
Integrated Surgery-Plastic Surgery University Hospitals of Cleveland
Case Western Reserve University
Department of Surgery
Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Chief of Division: Edward A. Luce, M.D.
Hand and Reconstructive Microsurgery
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Department of Plastic Surgery
Directors: Harry H. Orenstein, M.D. and Scott N. Oishi, M.D.
University of Wisconsin Medical School
Doctor of Medicine, 2001
University of California-Irvine
Bachelor of Science, 1996
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