Dr. Khorasani is the Chief of the Division of Dermatologic & Cosmetic Surgery at Mount Sinai Medical Center and a triple board certified, fellowship-trained cosmetic and skin cancer surgeon. He is a diplomat of the American Board of Dermatology (Procedural Dermatology), the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery (Dermatologic Cosmetic Surgery) and American Board of Facial Cosmetic Surgery.
Dr. Khorasani has specialized training in advanced skin cancer management (Melanoma, Basal & Squamous Cell Carcinomas). He is an expert in Mohs micrographic surgery and post Mohs reconstructive surgery. As one of the co-founders of the Tisch Cancer Institute’s Melanoma and Skin Cancer Center, Dr. Khorasani is actively involved with clinical trials and the advancement of skin cancer therapy.
Cosmetic Procedures Performed
Dr. Khorasani is a fellowship-trained cosmetic surgeon and performs various cosmetic procedures including liposuction, non-invasive body contouring, eye lift, Silhouette Insta Lift, non-invasive laser procedures, scar revisions, Botox™, and most injectable fillers.
Scar Repair Research
He is deeply involved in minimal scar wound repair research and has done extensive research in this area. He is currently conducting two clinical trials addressing improved scarring after surgery.
As the Director of the Cosmetic Surgery Fellowship and the co-director of the Mohs Surgery Fellowship at the Mount Sinai Medical Center, Dr. Khorasani is actively involved in teaching surgical and cosmetic procedures to residents and fellows from all over the world.
National Aesthetic Meeting
Dr. Khorasani is the Chair of the Mount Sinai Spring Symposium “Advances in Facial Reconstruction & Cosmetic Surgery,” a renowned national, multi-specialty reconstructive and cosmetic surgery meeting.
Education & Associations
Dr. Khorasani graduated summa cum laude from UCLA with a degree in Physiological Sciences and graduated in the top 5% of his medical school with highest distinction from the University of Southern California. Following medical school, Dr. Khorasani completed his internship in General Surgery at the USC-LA County Hospital, gaining extensive exposure to trauma and reconstructive surgery. He then completed a research fellowship in Plastic Surgery at the University of Southern California School of Medicine where he studied minimal scar wound repair.
Dr. Khorasani served as chief resident and completed his dermatology residency at NYMC Metropolitan Hospital & Montefiore North in New York City. After his residency, Dr. Khorasani completed a fellowship in Procedural Dermatology and Mohs micrographic surgery at The Mount Sinai Medical Center where he had additional training in skin cancer surgery, reconstructive surgery and cosmetic surgery.
Dr. Khorasani is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, American Society of Dermatologic Surgery, American Academy of Dermatology and American College of Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology. He is a diplomat of the American Board of Dermatology (Procedural Dermatology), the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery (Dermatologic Cosmetic Surgery) and American Board of Facial Cosmetic Surgery.
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