Ashkan Ghavami, M.D.
Background & Specialties
American Board of Plastic Surgery
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.
Voluntary Assistant Clinical Professor at the David Geffen UCLA School of Medicine
Publications and Presentations
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.
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Dr. Ghavami 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.
Hobbies and Interests
In addition to the artistry of plastic surgery, Dr. Ghavami is an avid guitar player, sculptor, artist, and creative writer.