ashkan ghavami, md

Los Angeles, California

Dr. Ashkan Ghavami is a world-renowned expert level plastic surgeon who is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and is sought out globally by his colleagues to share his knowledge and techniques through invited lectures, textbook contributions, and scientific articles. He has made a name in the ultra-competitive Los Angeles area among celebrities as a “go-to” plastic surgeon for everything ranging from cheek fillers and Botox to advanced rhinoplasty, Flash Recovery Breast Augmentation, and the S-Curve Butt Lift.

His mantra of “Keep Them Guessing” distinguishes him as providing natural results that can be kept secret from the nosiest family members and friends. Plastic surgery is both an art and a science. 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.

Dr. Ghavami is a world-recognized invited lecturer for numerous Plastic Surgery Societies, including the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS). He is also an executive board member of The Rhinoplasty Society, which helps educate surgeons on rhinoplasty globally.

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 Assistant Clinical Professor at the David Geffen UCLA School of Medicine, Dr. Ghavami’s dedication to the advancement of cosmetic plastic surgery is clearly evident through numerous scientific articles and textbook chapters. 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. Furthermore, Dr. Ghavami serves on the Editorial Board for The Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Journal, as a guest reviewer for the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Journal, The Aesthetic Surgery Journal, and is on the editorial board for Modern Aesthetics.

His media appearances include Good Morning America, The Doctors, Extra, Inside Edition, Fox News, Discovery Channel, The Tyra Show, Ricki Lake, Telemundo, CBS News, and KTLA. More important than media appearances, however, are Dr. Ghavami’s peer-reviewed scientific publications and textbook chapters. Currently, Dr. Ghavami is Co-editing an entire textbook being written on Advanced Rhinoplasty for all ethnic backgrounds.

Lastly, Dr. Ghavami has a large “organic” social media following. He was awarded as the Number One plastic surgery social media influencer by Harper’s Bazaar Magazine 2017. He takes great pride in ethical and honest depiction of surgical and non-surgical results which is imperative in today’s “face-tuned” world.