Meet Dr. Khoobehi@headingTag>
Dr. Kamran Khoobehi is a board-certified New Orleans, LA plastic surgeon. He is dedicated to mastering the art of cosmetic surgery and is admired by patients and peers for performing treatments with a sophisticated, personal touch. Dr. Khoobehi performs both cosmetic and reconstructive surgery for the face, breast, and body. He is known throughout the New Orleans and Metairie communities for creating gorgeous outcomes that are both natural in appearance, and long-lasting. Dr. Khoobehi has been featured as a Castle Connolly "Top Doc", a distinct recognition given to a small group of surgeons nationwide.
Skills and Specialties@headingTag>
Dr. Khoobehi is one of the premiere plastic and reconstructive surgeons in the country. His consistent and superb outcomes are a result of his extensive training, ongoing research, and distinct skill. The majority of his New Orleans and Metairie practice is devoted to patients desiring breast augmentation, breast lift surgery, liposuction, tummy tucks, and cutting-edge skin tightening treatments. He is one of the few plastic surgeons in the region to perform DIEP flap breast reconstruction, a method whereby the patient’s skin and tissue are used to create a softer, more natural-looking breast shape. He also performs a large number of secondary breast surgeries for women who have had suboptimal outcomes from breast augmentation performed elsewhere. Dr. Khoobehi has changed the lives of countless men and women, creating younger looking appearances with new standards in facial rejuvenation including endoscopic forehead lifts, laser skin resurfacing, and the highest quality of injectable fillers.
Education and Training@headingTag>
After receiving his Medical Degree from St. Louis University, Dr. Khoobehi completed his residency at Charity Hospital and Medical Center of Louisiana. During this time, he focused on plastic and reconstructive surgery. He then completed a plastic surgery fellowship at Charity Hospital.
Achievements and Appointments@headingTag>
Kamran Khoobehi, M.D. is on staff at Louisiana State University, serving as both a clinical professor and as a plastic and reconstructive surgeon at the LSU Health Sciences Center in New Orleans. He also serves as the Director of Training for aesthetic students at LSU. During an eyelid reattachment surgery at the LSU Health Sciences Center, Dr. Khoobehi made history as the first surgeon in the world to successfully reconnect the network of tiny blood vessels in the eyelid. Dr. Khoobehi’s efforts helped save the sight of his patient, a dog bite victim, and their story was featured on CNN, in USA Today, and in other major media outlets.
Memberships and Publications@headingTag>
Dr. Khoobehi is an active member of the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and enjoys participating in many of their continuing education programs. He is also a member of the American College of Surgeons and the American Board of Plastic Surgery. Dr. Khoobehi has authored numerous research studies and has been featured in medical journals on the topics of plastic and reconstructive surgery.