Dr. Kian Karimi, Plastic Surgeon
Dr. Kian Karimi is a highly skilled cosmetic and reconstructive facial plastic surgeon, and is double board certified in facial plastic surgery and in head and neck surgery. Originally from Indiana, he completed his undergraduate studies with double degrees in Biochemistry and Spanish, graduating magna cum laude at the age of twenty. Dr. Karimi matriculated into Indiana University School of Medicine. He graduated with highest possible honors with subsequent induction into the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society, a distinction reserved for the top 10% of medical students in the country.

Dr. Karimi completed his five-year surgery residency at the University of Florida, trained in otolaryngology (ear, nose and throat)-head and neck surgery. He performed over 2000 procedures during his term. During his residency, Dr. Karimi was recognized with numerous awards. He was selected on three separate occasions as Resident Teacher of the Year, by both the University of Florida College of Medicine and by the Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. Dr. Karimi is board certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery—a member of the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS).

Following his training, Dr. Karimi was selected from nearly 40 applicants to complete a highly coveted fellowship program in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery with Dr. Peter Adamson, who formerly served as President of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS). This fellowship, recognized by the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ABFPRS), provided extensive training in rhinoplasty, revision rhinoplasty, and rejuvenation of the aging face through surgical and non-surgical means. Dr. Karimi’s efforts were recognized by the Kris Conrad Merit Award in Facial Plastic Surgery, awarded to one individual per year who demonstrates “outstanding achievements in the field of research, perseverance in attaining the highest level of expertise in the performance of Facial Plastic Surgery”. Dr. Karimi received his board certification in facial plastic surgery by the ABFPRS.

Dr. Karimi is fluent in Spanish and Farsi. He enjoys traveling, physical fitness, playing piano, reading, cooking, and dancing.