Nima Shemirani, MD
Dr. Nima Shemirani is a Board Certified head and neck surgeon who specializes in facial plastic surgery. It is his passion and dedication to providing not only the best results possible, but also diligently serving the needs of his patients. He chose to become a facial plastic surgeon because it has allowed him to combine medical science and surgical skill with an artistic eye to literally change people’s lives from the outside-in. Seeing his patients in follow-up who are pleased with their results is the most satisfying part of Dr. Shemirani’s work and is what drives him to continually improve his practice of medicine.
Dr. Shemirani trained at the Medical College of Wisconsin for head and neck surgery-facial plastic surgery and completed an optional and highly competitive one year fellowship in cosmetic facial plastic surgery with the prestigious Glasgold Group in Highland Park, New Jersey. He has spoken at several national meetings within the field of head and neck surgery-facial plastic surgery, and he has been published in numerous peer reviewed journals in the national and international communities.
Husam Elias, D.M.D., MD
Dr. Elisas graduated from both Case Western Reserve School of Medicine and Boston University School of Dental Medicine following the international tradition of training in oral and maxillofacial surgery requiring both medical and dental degrees. He completed an internship in general surgery as well as oral and maxillofacial surgery training at University Hospitals Case Medcial center. Dr. Elias completed an advanced Fellowship in cosmetic surgery at the Inland Cosmetic Surgery and Surgical of Inland Empire, affiliates of Loma Linda University.
Dr. Elias practices full scope oral and maxillofacial surgery including wisdom teeth removal, teeth extractions, placement of dental implants, bone grafting to augment implant sites as well as soft tissue and gum grafting, facial trauma, facial and jaw reconstruction as well as full scope cosmetic surgery, including facial rejuvenation, body contouring, Botox, soft tissue fillers and advanced skin care. He has special interest in dental implants, orofacial reconstruction and minimally invasive cosmetic surgery of the face and body. A pioneer in TMJ surgery, he invented a technique to manage chronic TMJ disorders using stem cells harvested from Liposuction fat.
Dr. Elias is one of an elite group of board certified surgeons who are dually trained in Oral and Maxillofacial surgery and General Cosmetic surgery. He is a diplomate of both the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (ABOMS) and American Board of Cosmetic Surgery (ABCS). He is one of only two Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons in California to be selected for the prestigious Fellowship of the American College of Surgeon (FACS) in 2013; he will be inducted in the fall of 2013.