Dr. Fardad Forouzanpour, FACOS
One of the Country’s Top Cosmetic Surgeons
Dr. Fardad is a world-renowned physician, surgical inventor, and surgical instructor.
The Iranian native developed a passion for medicine early in life. The son of a Jewish physician who regularly treated the poor for free, Dr. Fardad was inspired by the work of his father. At a young age, Dr. Fardad chose to forge a career path that would allow him to significantly shape and improve people’s lives. He hoped to become a well-known local family doctor like his father, but the political climate in Iran interfered. In the late 1970’s, Iran was engaged in revolution. Anti-Semitism was widespread. Dr. Fardad’s father found bullet holes in the door of his office, and the decision was made to move the young family to the United States.
In less than two years, Dr. Fardad was accepted into UCLA’s prestigious Pre-Med Program. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology.
Dr. Fardad attended medical school at Midwestern University in Chicago. Although intending to become a pediatrician, he fell in love with the practice of surgery and aesthetics, and its ability to dramatically change peoples lives.
Dr. Fardad satisfied five years of Surgical Residencies in General Surgery and Trauma Surgery at Chicago’s top hospitals including Edgwater, Thorak, Michael Reese and Columbia Olympia Fields Osteopathic Hospital, Trauma and Medical Center were he served as Chief Surgical Resident.
Dr. Fardad participated in his first Fellowship in Facial and Body Aesthetic and Cosmetic Surgery under former President of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, Dr Richard Caleel. He then returned to Southern California to perform a second Fellowship, with Beverly Hills plastic surgeon, Dr. Bernard Koire.
Dr. Fardad has set the standard for excellence in cosmetic surgery. Boarded in General Surgery and Cosmetic Surgery, Dr. Fardad is one of only three physicians in Southern California authorized by the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery to operate and offer a Fellowship Program to train other surgeons to perform cosmetic surgery.
Dr. Fardad is a skilled hair transplant surgeon with an eye for recreating the natural hairline. He currently performs a wide variety of hair transplant surgeries ranging from the very delicate work of eyelash transplants to strip harvest hair transplants for male pattern baldness. He has been deemed by his staff and patients as one of the most caring and considerate cosmetic surgeons in the hair transplant realm. He takes his time in everything that he does to ensure the patient’s comfort and perfectly natural outcome. Whether it take 6 hours or 12 hours, Dr. Fardad is the most patient and artistic cosmetic surgeon that has walked into an operating room. As a hair transplant patient himself, he knows what his patients experience therefore he goes out of his way to make sure their experience is exceptional.
- Board Certified in General Surgery & Cosmetic Surgery
- World-renown physician, surgical inventor, & surgical instructor
- One of only three physicians in Southern CA authorized to train other surgeons
- Member of the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery