Nima Naghshineh, MD, FACS

plastic and reconstructive surgery
Director of Dr. Nima Plastic Surgery
Dr. Nima Plastic Surgery
Pasadena, CA

Professional Statement

Dr. Nima’s approach to aesthetic and reconstructive surgery is one of combining artistry and advanced techniques to provide a natural, long-lasting result. His individualized patient-oriented approach to surgery allows for patients to achieve the results they seek while maintaining a harmonious balance with the body or face. Dr. Nima has a special interest in facial aesthetics, rhinoplasty, breast procedures and reconstruction, body-contouring, and surgical treatments for migraine sufferers. He has published many works in the field, including book chapters, anatomic surgical drawings, and national presentations. Dr. Nima is a graduate of the UPMC Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery training program. Along with the UT Southwestern and Harvard, UPMC was named one of the top 3 programs in the country by Doximity and US News and World Report. Dr. Nima has a unique background with studies in Biomedical Engineering and Psychology at Johns Hopkins University. He obtained his medical degree from the University of Pittsburgh while simultaneously receiving a Masters of Science in Clinical Research. He subsequently completed his plastic surgery training at UPMC. His other interests include surgical device innovation, regenerative medicine and entrepreneurship in plastic surgery. He has completed a fellowship at the Center for Innovation in Restorative Medicine (CIRM) where he focused on adipose stem cell therapies and FDA regulatory issues in plastic surgery.


4 years


English, Persian




Dr. Nima Plastic Surgery625 South Fair Oaks AvenuePasadena, CA 91105


  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Areas (11)

  • Breasts
  • Buttocks
  • Chin
  • Face
  • Jawline
  • Lower Eyelid
  • Nose
  • Stomach
  • Thigh
  • Underarms
  • Upper Eyelid

Education & Affiliations

Education & Training

  • Fellowships

    Center for Innovation in Restorative Medicine (CIRM)

  • Residency

    Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon

    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

    Trained from 07/01/2008 to 06/01/2016

  • Undergraduate School

    Johns Hopkins University


  • Graduate School

    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine


Board Certifications

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery

Professional Memberships

  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • American College of Surgeons
  • Cancer Support Community
  • American Board of Plastic Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

  • Huntington Memorial Hospital
  • Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center
  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Awards & Recognitions

  • University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Dean’s Merit Scholar
  • Dean’s Research Award and Grant
  • Johns Hopkins Provost Research Award and Grant

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