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Dr. Shahin Javaheri

Highly Experienced Plastic Surgeon for Advanced Aesthetics

Dr. Shahin Javaheri, MD is a double board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon in San Francisco who specializes in facial, breast and body contouring procedures. Dr. Javaheri is also a respected educator who teaches other surgeons implantation techniques for facial and body implants. With 27 years of experience, Dr. Javaheri has earned a reputation for his surgical skill, artistic touch and attention to detail. His work with transgender patients has focused on Facial and Body Feminization, Facial and Body Masculinization, Breast Augmentation, Body Sculpting and utilizing 3D technology to create patient-specific implants for increased curvature.

Education and Training

  • Medical College of Pennsylvania – Medical degree.
  • University of California, Davis – General Surgery Residency.
  • University of California, Irvine – Otolaryngology Residency.
  • University of South Florida – Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Residency.

Dr. Javaheri is double board-certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Otolaryngology (ENT).

Dr. Javaheri is a member of:

  • American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
  • American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons

Dr. Javaheri has maintained his involvement with academia, writing the chapters on body contouring with implants in the Manual of Cosmetic Surgery and Medicine. His new chapters on facial implants for male aesthetic surgery and body and extremity implants in the male patient were recently released in another book, A Comprehensive Guide to Male Aesthetic and Reconstructive Plastic Surgery.

Gender-Affirming Facial Surgery

Dr. Javaheri is experienced with feminizing and masculinizing aesthetic surgery. His training in plastic and reconstructive surgery and otolaryngology gives him the skills and knowledge to provide the highest level of care when performing complex procedures such as Tracheal Shave, Rhinoplasty and ear pull back. Other Facial Feminization surgeries offered by Dr. Javaheri include:

  • Hairline Lowering Surgery
  • Forehead Reduction and Contouring
  • Brow Lift
  • Cheek Enhancement – with implants, including custom designed implants.
  • Lip Lift
  • Chin and Cheek Contouring
  • Jaw Contouring

Trans men and non-binary individuals can also benefit from Facial Masculinization procedures such as chin and cheek implants.

Dr. Javaheri is an expert in Breast Augmentation, Buttock Augmentation, Hip Augmentation with implants and Body Sculpting. His mastery of body implant techniques, liposuction and fat grafting ensures that patients get the results they were hoping for – the first time. He is internationally recognized for his expertise in customizing implants.

Dr. Javaheri’s practice also specializes in non-surgical aesthetic treatments that can compliment or enhance your surgical results. Injectables such as Botox and dermal fillers have revolutionized the world of cosmetic surgery and can also be used for Facial Feminization. Examples include softening the jaw line with Botox, augmenting volume in the cheeks with facial fillers like Voluma, and lip enhancement with Juvéderm.

Dr. Javaheri operates at a surgery center or at a hospital depending on the complexity of the surgery. He is also Chief of plastic Surgery at the Martinez Veterans outpatient Clinic.

Speak with Dr. Javaheri
Dr. Javaheri is available for in-person, virtual and phone consultations. The wait time for a consultation is approximately two weeks, with a surgery date 1-2 months later. The consultation fee of $125 is waived if using insurance.

To ensure that all patients feel welcomed, staff in his office have undergone sensitivity training and intake forms are gender neutral. You’ll find interactions with staff to be respectful, courteous and informative. Se habla Español. हिन्दी बोली जाती है।.

5 Stars “Meeting Dr. Javaheri during my consultation was very pleasant. He put me and my husband at ease as soon as he started talking about how the procedure is going to be. He knew what he was talking about. When he was recommended by my Kaiser surgeon, I knew I was in good hands. He responds to text messages right away even on weekends. The staff is very friendly and replies to your queries right away. I highly recommend Dr. Javaheri for all your cosmetic and/reconstructive surgeries.”


Traveling to See Dr. Javaheri

If you’re coming to San Francisco from out-of-town, be sure to ask Dr. Javaheri’s office staff about local recommendations that can help make your stay relaxing and restorative.

Costs, Financing and Insurance
Dr. Javaheri accepts cash, credit cards, check and medical financing, as well as insurance and Medicaid.

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