Meet the Doctor

Hootan Zandifar,

Dr. Hootan Zandifar focuses solely on cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the head and neck, which allows him to give patients the optimal outcome they desire. Known for his honest, trustworthy, and compassionate approach to treatment and service, Dr. Zandifar’s patients feel safe while under his care and satisfied with their results. He is committed to patient education, and providing everyone he treats with the information they need to make well-informed choices. Dr. Zandifar is extraordinarily talented at delivering natural-looking solutions that help his patients look their best, feel their best, and live their best.

Dr. Zandifar was born and raised in Los Angeles and graduated from the prestigious David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. He is the owner and lead facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon at Hootan Zandifar, MD, in Beverly Hills, CA. Dr. Zandifar uses his rigorous training, his extensive professional experience, and the best and most advanced techniques and treatments available to care for each of his patients. The result is unparalleled surgical excellence that matches his patients’ needs and desires.

Double Board Certified & Fellowship Trained

Dr. Zandifar has devoted many years to his medical training, including the completion of his residency in Head and Neck Surgery and an exclusive fellowship under the prestigious guidance of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS). He is a board certified diplomat of the American Board of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery. He is also board certified with the American Board of Facial Plastic Surgery, a fellow of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

Dr Hootan Zandifar

A Commitment to Excellence

Hootan Zandifar, MD, FACS, Board Certified Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon

Peer-Reviewed Articles in Scientific Journals

  • The Laryngoscope (ENT Journal)
  • Journal of Pediatric Otolaryngology
  • Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology 
  • Journal of Investigative Medicine

National Presentations

  • Annual American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Meeting
  • Combined Spring Otolaryngological Meeting
  • Triological Meeting

    Board Certifications

    • Board Certified-American Board of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
    • Board Certified-American Board of Otolaryngology/ Head & Neck Surgery
    • Fellow-American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
    • Fellow-American College of Surgeons

    Awards & Honors

    • Super Doctors® 2013,2014,2015, Southern California Rising StarList
    • Top Plastic Surgeon in Beverly Hills, CA by International Association of Healthcare Professionals
    • Included in 2013 The Leading Physicians of The World publication
    • Plastic Surgery Practice Best of 2012 Plastic and Cosmetic Surgeons
    • Walter P. Work, M.D. Award for outstanding performance in Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery
    • Department of Dermatology at Indiana University, Teaching Award