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Farzad Nahai

Farzad Nahai, MD


Farzad Nahai, MD


Undergrad Institution; Degree and Major:

Emory University – BS in Psychology & Biology

Medical School:

Emory University School of Medicine

In practice since:


Your Specialty:

Plastic Surgery

Where and for how many years did you train AFTER medical school:

  • Emory University Affiliated Hospitals – 5 years
  • UCSF – 2 years

How did you choose your specialty?

Because I love it.

What do you like MOST, and like LEAST, about your specialty?

MOST – Allows me to be creative at the same time as taking care of patients.

LEAST – Unappreciative patients

In your opinion, what attributes are important in anyone choosing this specialty?

  • High work ethic
  • Love of the specialty
  • Good with hands
  • Creative thinker
  • Works well with others

Hobbies/special interests:

  • Biking
  • Outdoors
  • Family
  • Great food and wine