Babak Azizzadeh, M.D., F.A.C.S., is a board-certified Harvard-trained Iranian-American facial plastic surgeon specializing exclusively in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the face, eyes, and nose.
Babak Azizzadeh Facts
- Full Name: Babak Azizzadeh
- Age: 51 years old
- Year of Birth: 1970/1971
- Occupation: Plastic Surgeon
- Nationality: Iranian–American
10 Things You Didn’t Know About Babak Azizzadeh
- Babak Azizzadeh attended UCLA School of Medicine where he graduated Alpha Omega Alpha in 1996. He had previously obtained a B.S. in Microbiology & Molecular Genetics from the University of California, Los Angeles.
- Dr. Azizzadeh did a six-year residency program in Head and Neck Surgery / Facial Plastic Surgery at UCLA Center for Health Sciences and completed a sub-specialized fellowship in Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery at Harvard Medical School.
- Dr. Babak Azizzadeh is board-certified by the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and the American Board of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.
- His area of specialty is in facial rejuvenation, rhinoplasty, blepharoplasty, non-surgical enhancements, facial paralysis, and facial reconstruction.
- He is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and an attending facial plastic surgeon at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. He has served as a Clinical Instructor at Harvard Medical School.
- Azizzadeh is an author of five best-selling medical textbooks as well as hundreds of peer-reviewed articles.
- He co-owns La Peer Health Systems, a medical organization specializing in various fields including plastic and reconstructive surgery in Beverly Hills, California.
- He is also the co-director of the facial plastic & reconstructive surgery fellowship program at the American Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery and co-chairman of the Cedars-Sinai’s annual Advances in Multispecialty Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery Symposium.
- He is the founder and president of the Facial Paralysis & Bell’s Palsy Foundation, which treats patients with complicated cases of facial nerve paralysis and Bell’s palsy. David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.
- Azizzadeh made media appearances in 2005 including on The Oprah Winfrey Show and Entertainment Tonight following the successful corrective surgery he performed for Mary Jo Buttafuoco, who was shot in her face by Amy Fisher.
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